- The growing automotive industry and the subsequent application of tribometer to check friction is expected to contribute to significant growth.
- The automotive segment is expected to dominate the global tribometer market.
- Substantial growth of the industrial machining and automotive industry in the APEJ region is expected to contribute for the growth of the global tribometer market.
A tribometer is an instrument that measures quantities such as wear volume, friction force and coefficient of force between two contact surfaces. Tribometer are used to test and analyze the long-term performance and function various devices. The requirement of controlling wear and friction in movable devices or machine parts is very important in the industry. Tribometer also measures single wear friction with liquid, temperature and atmosphere control options.
Tribometer are widely used in different industries such as aerospace, machining, automotive, environmental, biomedical, and other industries for various application and testing of appliances. Tribometer market is anticipated to grow due to its wide application in automotive and aerospace industry for testing of machinery. Moreover, it is projected to grow with a single digit CAGR in the forecast period, 2018-2028.
Global Tribometer Market Driven by Increased Use in Automotive Industry
The requirement for the proper deal of wear and friction of mechanical devices in different industrial applications will also demand for the controlling device. Tribometer works as a testing device to check the friction, wear, and lubrication and this is anticipated to boost the global tribometer market growth in the near future. Tribometer is used in automotive brake applications to evaluate the performance of friction material. The growing automotive industry and the subsequent application of tribometer to check friction is expected to contribute for the significant growth of the global tribometer market.
Moreover, in sliding contact applications include hard metals and hard facings where the requirement of resistance is minimal, tribometer can be used to check the resistance and wear. The application of tribometer for hard metal and hard facings testing is anticipated to enhance growth opportunities for the global tribometer market in the forecast period, 2018-2028.
The manufacturer’s investment in research and development for laboratory equipment such as tribometer, micro ohmmeters, and others is projected to boost the global tribometer market growth in the near future.
Global Tribometer Market Growth Triggered by Growing Aerospace Industry
Tribometer market can be segmented on the basis of product type as four-ball tester, reciprocating sliding friction and wear test, bio tribometer, dry sand rubber/wheel abrasion test falex pin & vee block test, high-temperature tribometer, low-temperature tribometer, vacuum tribometer, micro tribometer, nano tribometer, and others. All the products segments have their application for various industrial applications. The use of different products segments is likely to contribute to the growth of the overall tribometer market.
Tribometer market can also be segmented on the basis of industrial application as aerospace, automotive, industrial machining, metallurgy, pharmaceutical, coatings, biomedical and others. Among the segmented industrial application of tribometer market, the automotive segment is expected to dominate the global tribometer market in the forecast period.
Tribometer Market is expected to witness growth in the APEJ region
The global tribometer market can be segmented on the basis of the geography as Europe, North America, Asia and Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ), Middle East and Africa (MEA), Latin America, and Japan.
Among the segmented regions, sales and demand for the tribometer in North America are expected to hold a significant share in the global market. The North America market is growing due to the subsequent growth of the automotive and aerospace industry in the region. Moreover, the substantial growth of the industrial machining and automotive industry in the developing regions such as Asia and Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) and Latin America is expected to contribute for the growth of the global tribometer market in the forecast period.
Tribometer Market Key Players and their Strategies
Some of the key players in the global tribometer market are Nanovea, Bruker Corporation, Anton Paar GmbH, Advanced Mechanical Technology, Inc., Rtec Instruments and others.
The prominent players are investing to expand the distribution network and empower the business relationship. The marketing strategy by manufacturers is expected to contribute for the growth of tribometer market in the forecast period, 2018-2028.
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