Force Sensor Market Research Report- Global Forecast 2027

Global Force Sensor Market, By Type (Piezo Electric Force Sensor, Piezo Resistive Force Sensor, Capacitive Force Sensor, Optical Force Sensor, Magnetic Force Sensor), By Application (Process Monitoring, Control Monitoring), By Vertical - Forecast 2027

ID: MRFR/SEM/3043-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 100 pages

Please note that the assessment period of report has been updated from 2017-2023 to 2020-2027. Cordially fill the sample form for updated data.

Market Synopsis of Force Sensor Market: Market Scenario: Major giants like TE Connectivity, Honeywell International and General Electric are investing into the force sensor market due to increasing demand from various industry verticals like retail, automotive, consumer electronics, medical among others. Increasing adoption of force sensors in automotive sector is one major factor fueling the growth of force sensor market. Force sensors are gaining importance owing to the increasing adoption in consumer electronics owing to the growing popularity of touch interface devices.

North America region holds the largest market share of global Force sensor market followed by Europe and Asia Pacific regions. The growth is North America region is mainly dominated by U.S. and Canada and is attributed to the increasing demand for cloud computing applications and in the region. The region also has a well-established infrastructure which allows implementation of advanced technologies. Increasing adoption of internet of things is one major factor responsible for driving the growth of force sensor market.

Force sensor market has been segmented on the basis of type, application and vertical.  The type segment is further bifurcated into optical force sensor, piezo-resistive force sensor, capacitive force sensor, magnetic force sensor, ultrasonic force sensor, electrochemical force sensor, strain gauges and load cell sensor. Out of which, piezo resistive force sensor type is expected to witness steady growth during the forecast period followed by magneto elastic force sensor. Whereas, the piezo electric force sensor type is expected to hold the largest market share of the overall force sensor market.

Force sensors are basically transducers that convert a mechanical input signal into electrical output signal. It offers ultra-thin sensor construction and great flexibility. Owing to this, they are highly durable and are being used in applications across various industry verticals. As they are ultra-thin, these sensors lead to minimal interference in normal action of devices.

The global force sensor market is expected to grow at approx. USD 2.95 Billion by 2023, at 6% of CAGR between 2017 and 2023.


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Key Players: The prominent players in force sensor market are – TE Connectivity Ltd. (Switzerland), Freescale Semiconductor Inc. (U.S.), ATI Industrial Automation Inc. (U.S.), General Electric (U.S.), Innovative Sensor Technology IST AG (Germany), Tekscan Inc. (U.S.), Sensata Technologies Inc. (U.S.), Spectris PLC (U.K.), Honeywell International Inc. (U.S), Infineon Technologies AG (Germany) and others.

Segments: Force sensor market can be segmented on the basis of following:

By Technology

  • Optical Force Sensor

  • Fiber Optic

  • Opto Mechanical

  • Photo Elasticity

  • Tracking of Optical Markers

           - Piezo-Resistive Force Sensor            - Piezo-Electric Force Sensor            - Capacitive Force Sensor            - Magnetic Force Sensor

  • Magneto Elastic

  • Hall Effect & Magneto Resistance

           - Ultrasonic Force Sensor            - Electrochemical Force Sensor             - Strain Gauges

  • Metal Strain Gauges

  • Semiconductor Strain Gauges

  • Load Cell Sensor

By Application                                          

  • Traffic Engineering

  • Process Monitoring

  • Biomedical

  • Control Monitoring

  • Measuring Equipment

  • Others

By Vertical

  • Aerospace & Defense

  • Manufacturing

  • Medical & Pharmaceuticals

  • Agriculture

  • Printing & Packaging

  • Industrial

  • Automotive

  • Others

Regional Analysis: The regional analysis of force sensor market is being studied for regions such as Asia Pacific, North America, Europe and Rest of the World. It has been observed that North America is estimated to account for the largest share of the market, whereas Asia-Pacific is projected to grow at the fastest rate during the forecast period. The major growth in force sensor market in North America is attributed to technical advancements and increasing demand for force sensors across various industry verticals in that region.


Intended Audience

  • Technology Investors

  • Research/Consultancy Firms

  • Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs)

  • Government Bodies

  • Consumers

  • Automotive Companies

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

Global force sensor market is projected to grow at approximately 6% CAGR during the assessment period (2017 -2023).

The valuation of the global force sensor market is estimated to increase to USD 2.95 BN by the end of 2023.

The growing need for connected devices and increasing adoption of smart devices & wearables, are major tailwinds pushing the growth of the global force sensor market.

North America holds the largest share in the global force sensor market, followed by the Asia Pacific region and Europe, respectively.

Freescale Semiconductor Inc. (U.S.), TE Connectivity Ltd. (Switzerland), ATI Industrial Automation Inc. (U.S.), Innovative Sensor Technology IST AG (Germany), General Electric (U.S.), Tekscan Inc. (U.S.), Spectris PLC (U.K.), Sensata Technologies Inc. (U.S.), Honeywell International Inc. (U.S), and Infineon Technologies AG (Germany), are some of the top players operating in the global force sensor market.