LED and smart technologies are revolutionizing how the world sees lighting and fueling a desire for more efficient and durable lighting.

Monitor growth and evolution in the global lighting industry and gain visibility into the economics and technologies with our indispensable intelligence on lamps, luminaires, packaged LEDs, LED supply and demand, LED materials, LED driver ICs, LED manufacturer profiles and optoelectronic components.

Analyst Insights View All (87)

  • Paul Bremner | May 14, 2018
    At Light+Building 2018 the leading lighting companies, Philips Lighting and Osram, both announced their own BMS platforms, Interact and Lightelligence, respectively. These BMS platforms allow data to be collected and analyzed via building-wide sensors, via either third-party applications or proprietary applications.
  • Paul Bremner | April 30, 2018
    IKEA has added a color-changing bulb to its smart lighting line, Trådfri. This addition is currently being sold as part of a dimming kit, which contains a bulb, a dimmer and a battery for the dimmer. It is not yet known whether these color-changing bulbs will be sold separately, like the current Trådfri white color bulbs, or whether the motion sensor and gateway kit will be made available with the color-changing Trådfri bulb.
  • Jamie Fox | March 27, 2018
    After assessing planned purchases by suppliers, IHS Markit projects that 330 metal-organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) reactor chambers will be installed in 2018, to produce LEDs fabricated from gallium nitride (GaN).


Subscription Services

The role of packaged LEDs is expanding in today’s world. From their traditional usage in consumer products, they are now found in growing list of applications including automotive and residential lighting. As this expansion provides avenues for new growth opportunity, the market becomes more competitive and dynamic. To thrive in this swiftly changing environment, you’ll need market information from a trusted, experienced source.
A one-stop source of critical insights and analysis of the lighting market. Includes detailed reports, extensive Excel analysis, focused market briefs, and a comprehensive LED Lamp monthly price tracker.


Reports View All (27)

  • Jamie Fox | May 10, 2018
    This report, which is the core annual deliverable of the LED Intelligence Service, consists of an Excel file and a PDF file. The Excel file contains market sizes and forecasts for 2017 to 2023 for Packaged LEDs by application, region and type. It also has 2017 supplier market shares by application, region and type.
    Subscribers Only
  • Paul Bremner | April 03, 2018
    This report provides an overview of the importance of tracking building stock.
    Subscribers Only
  • Wang Shen | January 16, 2018
    This report covers the world market trend for UV LEDs; it provides forecasts by year from 2017 to 2023 by product type, application sector, and information on technological developments.
    Subscribers Only


Data View All (5)

  • Jamie Fox | May 15, 2018
    This file of market share data contains annual Packaged LED revenue from 2007 to 2017 for top suppliers, and company revenue for 2017 by application, region and type. The file also explains, for top ten companies, how Packaged LED revenue is calculated from company fiscal LED revenue so the difference between the two is clear. The file also contains quarterly revenue (total LED and lighting) for each quarter from Q1’14 to Q4’17.
    Subscribers Only
  • Jessica Choong, Henry Tan, Leena Tawate Deshpande | April 30, 2018
    This monthly tracker provides model number, store, price, Watts, lumens, lumens/watt, lumens/$, shape, base, advertised replacement type, actual replacement type, color temperature, CRI, advertised life, beam spread, and warranty offered for 44 lamp shapes, including, A, G, T, PAR and MR.
    Subscribers Only
  • Jamie Fox | March 15, 2018
    This quarterly tracker is part of the LED Intelligence Service, which also contains an annual report with more detailed Packaged LED demand data, and market briefs covering hot topics.
    Subscribers Only


Presentations View All (9)

  • Frankfurt, Germany
    Paul Bremner, Wang Shen, Bryan Montany | April 13, 2018
    Light+Building, the world’s largest trade fair for lighting and building service technology, welcomed more than 2,700 exhibitors from 55 countries, across more than 260,000 square meters spread ove 25 halls.
    Subscribers Only
  • London, UK
    Paul Bremner | November 30, 2017
    LuxLive, Europe’s biggest annual lighting event, once again welcomed industry attendees to the ExCel Exhibition Centre, with attendees ranging from consulting engineers and advisors, to infrastructure owners and operators, and electrical distributors.
    Subscribers Only
  • Jamie Fox, Paul Bremner, Justin Siller | June 14, 2017
    In this document, IHS Markit reports back with the analyst observations from the show highlighting some significant announcements and themes during the show.
    Subscribers Only

Press Releases

Press Releases View All (14)

  • Jamie Fox | December 21, 2017
    The use of LEDs to illuminate buildings and outdoor spaces reduced the total carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of lighting by an estimated 570 million tons in 2017.
  • August 15, 2016
    IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today released its annual 2015 revenue-share ranking of the top LED suppliers in backlighting, automotive, lighting and other applications.
  • January 15, 2015
    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (January 14, 2015) – The recent restructuring by major global lighting companies will allow LED makers to raise capital for investments in 2015. According to “Top Lighting and LEDs Trends for 2015,” a new white paper issued by the IHS (NYSE: IHS), last year’s restructuring could lead to improved margins for leading companies, along with the potential for lower product prices for consumers.

Analysts View All (8)

  • Icon Principal Analyst, LEDs & Lighting
    Jamie Fox is a principal analyst and is focused on the markets for LEDs and other optoelectronic components. Based in the UK, he is the lead analyst for...

More from Mobile, Consumer & Connected Devices

Share facebook Twitter Google Plus Linked In Add This Contact Us