Bearing Market Research Report - Global Forecast till 2030

Bearing Market Research Report: by Product Type (Plain Bearing, Ball Bearing, Roller Bearing, and Others), Application (Automotive, Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Construction, and Others), and Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World)– Forecast till 2030

ID: MRFR/IA - E/1622-HCR | October 2022 | Region: Global | 185 Pages         

Bearing Market

Bearing Market Size is expected to cross USD 127.56 billion by 2028 at a CAGR of 8.50% during the forecast period ending in 2028


By Product Type Plain Bearing Ball Bearing Roller Bearing Others
By Application Automotive Electronics Aerospace & Defense Construction Others

Key Players

  • Svenska Kullagerfabriken AB (Sweden)
  • NTN Corporation (Japan)
  • Schaeffler Group (Germany)
  • NSK Ltd. (Japan)
  • The Timken Company (US)
  • JTEKT Corporation (Japan)
  • Robert Bosch GmbH (Japan)
  • The Danaher Corporation (US)
  • GKN plc. (UK)
  • and Minebea Mitsumi Inc. (Japan)


  • New product launches and R&D amongst major key players
  • Developing infrastructure of wind turbines
  • Increasing demand for high-performance bearings for agriculture equipment
  • Rise in industrialization globally
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During the notable conjecture time frame that finished in 2020, the bearing business sector size was esteemed at a worldwide market figure worth USD 118.7 billion. With the base year of 2020, the worldwide business specialists and pioneers have anticipated that the bearing market will probably accomplish a worldwide CAGR of 8.5% and subsequently arrive at the last market worth of USD 127.56 billion.

Bearing Market Overview

The resulting ascent of the direction alongside their capacity to offer minimal expense upkeep and a more significant level of productivity alongside a more drawn out help life will affect the worldwide bearing market development scale during the gauge time of 2022-2030.

The worldwide mounted bearing business sector is projected to grow from USD 1.4 billion in 2022 to USD 1.8 billion by 2027, at a CAGR of 5.6%. The base year for the report is 2021, and the estimated time frame is from 2022 to 2027.

The worldwide bearing market is driven by the reception of mounted orientation in various ventures, expanded proficiency, and long existence with fewer support prerequisites of mounted bearing, developing interest for a particular course for cost improvement and expanding advancement and reception of sensor-based bearing units and IoT.

Bearing Market Competitive Landscape

The rising competitive degree in the Bearing Market is a result of the efforts of prominent market players.

The competitive players are as follows:

  • Brammer PLC

  • NBI Bearings Europe

  • HKT Bearings Ltd.

  • JTEKT Corporation

  • NTN Corporation

  • Harbin Bearing Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

  • NSK Global

  • RBC Bearings Inc.

Recent Developments

  • September 2021 - SKF sent off another line of round rollers heading into North America. These headings are explicitly intended to build uptime and lower creation costs, and their application in section, billet, and blossom lessens the natural effect during consistent projecting tasks.

  • July 2021 - NSK Ltd. fostered a third-age super high-velocity metal ball for electric vehicle (EV) engines equipped for working at over 1.8 million dmN*1. The new bearing is the world's quickest oil greased up profound score metal ball for auto applications, empowering longer vehicle range and higher energy (mileage.

  • July 2021 - NTN Bearing Corporation delivered its most recent KIZEI round roller bearing development. KIZEI round roller heading, created by the NTN-SNR group in Annecy, France, is the primary circular roller course with metallic safeguards that shield the orientation from strong tainting like residue, stones, and other debris and jetsam.

  • May 2021 - NSK Ltd. fostered another series of NSK round roller courses with a protected enclosure plan, giving the business new degrees of efficiency, dependability, and burden limit. The improved enclosure decreases inner pressure and dispenses with the requirement for an aide ring. Its likely applications for the new ECA series range from transports, gearboxes, and steelmaking hardware to presses and machines utilized in mining.

Bearing Market Dynamics


Bearings are virtually put to use in various kinds of equipment or machinery. The range is variant and is inclusive of automobile parts, farm equipment, along with the household appliances in the defense and aerospace equipment. This is an important factor that will drive the global growth for the market during the forecast period that ends in 2028. Along with this, there has been a substantial rise in the demand for bearings that require lower maintenance requirements followed by a longer service life and promising a better and higher efficiency degree that will impact the ability of the market to enhance its growth during the forecast period that will be ending in 2028. There has been a huge rise for specialized bearing solutions that meet the different industry-specific requirements that will help in meeting the demand for the global market.


However, the arrival of the pandemic has held the functioning of the industries at a standstill which is declining the rate of the Bearing Market demand during the forecast period that will be ending in 2028.

Bearing Market Segment Overview

Owing to the rise of the bearing market revenue in the global market scale, the market has been functioning in the form of segments to meet the rising needs of the global target audience.

The bearing market has been segmented on the following factors:

Based on size

The size segment of the global market includes the categories like 30 to 40, 41 to 50, 51 to 60, 61 to 70, and 70 and above.

Based on the end-use

The end-user segment of the market includes aerospace, industrial, and automotive.

Based on the group

The group segment of the market includes groups 1, 2, and 3.

Bearing Market Regional Analysis

The Bearing Market was dominated by the APAC region during the historic forecast period that ended in 2019 by attaining the largest market share and attaining a revenue of 39.7%. Similar trends are expected to follow and the experts predict that the market will attain a bearing market revenue worth USD 95 billion by the end of the forecast period in 2028. China is one of the major markets that is expected to see a higher degree of sales in the home country and emerge as the largest market contributor. There has been a robust degree of construction and mining equipment that will facilitate the growth of the bearing market throughout the forecast period that will end in 2028.

Technology Analysis

The rising application of high-capacity products in wind turbines is expected to catapult the demand for the forecast period. The wind turbines make use of these products to enhance the turbine performance and reliability along with the increased energy production along with the reduced lubricant consumption is likely to put the consumers in a better place and hence, demand the market for products and services. The manufacturers are on the way to constantly work on improving the product designs to enhance the performance followed by energy efficiency. They make use of special material for raceways, rolling elements, and cages, along with the redesigned raceway profiles. Technological advancements such as the use of seal and lubrication technologies along with the use of lightweight materials in high-performance products are generating huge prospects for the manufacturers that are in the lane for the global market expansion. The integration of electro-mechanical features directly into bearings helps in performance enhancement and reduction in the size and cost incurred. The rising demand for the bearings is resulting in manufacturers integrating the advanced sensor units in their products as they help in assisting the digital monitoring of axial movement, acceleration, deceleration, rotation speed, and much more.

COVID 19 Analysis

One of the major issues that are being faced by the Bearing Market players since the historic forecast period ending in 2019 is the arrival of the novel coronavirus pandemic. The pandemic has been declared as a healthcare emergency and hence, the strong healthcare service providers and infrastructures across the world are collapsing due to which there has been an increase in the degree of distress. The rising cases of the pandemic are being taken into consideration and the global governments are focusing on the curb of the pandemic spread. Hence, the global governments were forced to pass rules and take strict measures that would impact the functioning but might help in declining the rate at which the pandemic was unfolding globally. However, the strict measures that were imposed like the lockdown had a major impact on the market functioning that resulted in a major disruption in the supply chain mechanism of the global market. Also, the market has been facing manufacturing and production issues that have been acting as a major flaw and resulting in a declined demand. The demand is also being declined because of the changing market trends and preferences of the global audience during the forecast period ending in 2028.

Hence, the global Bearing Market players are understanding the changing trends and investing in the research and development departments. This is an imperative step that will help the market to produce new and innovative goods and launch them on an international scale.

Bearing Market Study Objectives

  • To have an understanding of the market functioning during the forecast period and the drivers that will provide excellent growth opportunities for the market during the period. The report also highlights the challenges and restraints that are a part of the market along with the factors that will help the market experts predict the CAGR and the market revenue during the forecast period.

  • To study the basis of the market segmentation that is functional in major global regions and hence, developing the needs of the target audience and meeting them subsequently. The report also discusses the scope of the market segments to help the market attain the predicted revenue figures for the forecast period that will be ending in 2028.

  • To draw a competitive market landscape amongst the functioning of the global market players based on the recent developments that have been undertaken by them during the period. Also, the market report highlights the steps regarding mergers, acquisitions, collaborations, and attempts to enter into joint ventures.

Report Overview

The bearings market report discusses the impact of the pandemic on the market functioning that will give rise to the possible market dynamics during the forecast period of 2021-2028. The market report covers the performance of the market segments that will impact the revenue potential of the market followed by the recent developments that have been undertaken by the market players during the period that will end in 2028.

Report Scope:

Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size

  • 2028: USD 227.87 Billion
  • 2030 : Significant value
  •   CAGR   8.72% CAGR (2022-2030)
      Base Year   2021
      Forecast Period   2022-2030
      Historical Data   2019 & 2020
      Forecast Units   Value (USD Billion)
      Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
      Segments Covered   Product Type and Application
      Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
      Key Vendors   Svenska Kullagerfabriken AB (Sweden), NTN Corporation (Japan), Schaeffler Group (Germany), NSK Ltd. (Japan), The Timken Company (US), JTEKT Corporation (Japan), Robert Bosch GmbH (Japan), The Danaher Corporation (US), GKN plc. (UK), and Minebea Mitsumi, Inc. (Japan)
      Key Market Opportunities   New product launches and R&D amongst major key players
      Key Market Drivers

  • Developing infrastructure of wind turbines
  • Increasing demand for high-performance bearings for agriculture equipment
  • Rise in industrialization globally

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

    The global bearing market’s CAGR is recorded to be 8.72%.

    Bearing Market size is projected to be worth USD 227.87 Billion by 2028.

    The rising demand for high-performance bearings for agriculture equipment, as well as a rise in industrialization at a global level, are the factors rising the growth of the global bearing market.

    The electronics, automotive, construction, and aerospace & defense are the key segments of the bearing market.

    Asia-Pacific (APAC), Europe, North America, and the rest of the world (RoW) are the regions fostering with high market share.