European Automotive Rain Sensors Market to Exceed €1.4 Billion by 2015, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

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GIA announces the release of a European report on Automotive Rain Sensors market. The European market for automotive Original Equipment rain sensors is projected to exceed €1.4 billion by the year 2015. The market is largely driven by technological developments and government legislations. Other factors influencing demand include convenience and comfort features of rain sensors, and the growing awareness among end-users about the benefits of rain sensors. With several luxury automobiles already featuring rain sensors, European vehicle manufacturers are now equipping their mid-range models with this safety device.

Automotive Rain Sensors: A European Market Report

Automotive rain sensors, otherwise rain-sensing windshield wiper controls, trigger the windshield wipers, on gauging the quantity of water likely to hit the windshield. Windshield wipers are made to run swiftly or rather slowly, based on the quantum of rainfall gauged. This approach frees driver from hassles involved in making necessary adjustments to the wiper control, based on the velocity of rainfall

A key highlight of the rain sensors market is the continuing downward pull on unit prices of rain sensors, a trend that is likely to continue as installation rates increase year-over-year. Already, the average unit price of rain sensors has declined by more than half its level as compared to the late 1990s. With unit prices continuing to descend, suppliers are already dedicating efforts to develop more advanced, more innovative technologies, adding more features and functions to the devices to make them more appealing.

Key players profiled in the report include Denso Corp. Denso International America, Inc., Leopold Kostal GmbH & Co. KG, Robert Bosch GmbH, TRW Automotive Holdings Corp., and Valeo SA.

The report titled "Automotive Rain Sensors: A European Market Report" announced by Global Industry Analysts Inc., provides a strategic review of market trends, product introductions, and recent industry activity. The study analyzes market data and analytics in terms of value and volume sales for Europe.

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