Automotive Ignition Coil Market Report Scope & Overview:

The Automotive Ignition Coil Market Size was valued at USD 6.80 billion in 2022 and is expected to reach USD 9.38 billion by 2030 and grow at a CAGR of 4.1% over the forecast period 2023-2030.

An igneous coil is an induction coil that is used in the ignition system of a car or an internal combustion engine to convert a low voltage current into a thousand volts in order to ignite the fuel. In a car, an automotive ignition coil, also known as a spark coil, is an induction coil that produces an electric spark that ignites the air and gasoline mixture in the compression chamber, allowing the vehicle to move. These coils aid in the engine's smooth and efficient running. Few ignition coils have an inbuilt resistor, while others rely on an external resistor to control current flow. Previously, every ignition coil system required mechanical contact breaker points and a capacitor, but electronic ignition systems today use a power transistor to supply pulses to the ignition coil. The expansion of the vehicle ignition coil market has been influenced by this.

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A modern passenger car may use only one ignition coil for each engine cylinder (or set of cylinders), obviating the need for faulty spark plug cables and a distributor to distribute high voltage pulses. Diesel engines, which rely on compression to ignite the fuel/air mixture, do not require ignition systems. Compact ignition coils have been in high demand for engine downsizing, which increases fuel efficiency and lowers carbon emissions.



  • An increase in automotive sales

  • Increase in urbanization

  • The level of living and per capita income

  • Growing emphasis on sustainability

  • Government initiatives to minimize fuel use and pollution


  • Increased sales of plug-in hybrid and battery electric vehicles may limit market growth to some extent

  • These vehicles do not use an automobile ignition coil, which can greatly reduce demand

  • An increase in demand for compact ignition coils due to engine downsizing

  • Increased technological advancements toward solar energy-powered vehicles


  • The rise of e-tailing may present significant business prospects

  • Undiscovered growing markets offer market expansion opportunities


  • Limited space in engine compartments, higher ignition voltage is required

  • Electric automobiles do not use ignition coils, the ignition coil industry is projected to face considerable headwinds


The covid 19 epidemic has spread to a number of countries throughout the world. According to projections, the world economy is expected to contract by 3% in 2020 compared to 2019. The slowing economy is projected to have an impact on various industries, notably automotive, and the ignition coil market. People all over the world are more concerned with spending money on food and sanitation products than on luxury items. Furthermore, when the size of the global economy shrinks, people's spending or purchasing power shrinks as well. People all throughout the world are spending more money on sanitation and food than on luxury items like vehicles. Because of the aforementioned concerns, the COVID-19 pandemic is predicted to slow market growth in 2020-2021.

Market, By Type:

Based on type, the ignition coil market is divided into four categories: Coil-on Plugs, Distributor-less, Distributor-based Ignition Coils, and Others. coil-on-plug systems are intended to deliver the ignition spark to the fuel in the combustion chamber as efficiently as possible. This technology is expected to continue to have the highest market share since it allows for minimal voltage loss from the coil to the pin.

Market, By Vehicle Type:

Based on vehicle type, the ignition coil market is divided into three categories: light commercial vehicles, heavy commercial vehicles, and passenger cars. The passenger automobile segment currently has the largest market share in the world. Several medium and large commercial vehicle manufacturers are working on electrification and have begun creating high-capacity automotive batteries.

Market, by Distribution Channel:

Based on the distribution channel, the ignition coil market is divided into two categories: OEM, and Aftermarket. The aftermarket currently controls the majority of the market. It is expected to expand rapidly as a result of rising consumer demand and air pollution.


By Type:

  • Coil-on Plugs

  • Distributor-less

  • Distributor-based Ignition Coils

  • Others

By Vehicle Type:

  • Passenger cars

  • LCV

  • HCV

By Distribution Channel:

  • OEM

  • Aftermarket

Automotive Ignition Coil Market Segmentation Analysis

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The global ignition coil market is divided into four regions, according to the reports: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the rest of the world. Because of its rapid urbanization and industrialization, the Asia-Pacific region is expected to dominate the worldwide ignition coil market. The rapid growth of numerous industries, such as construction, automotive, mass transportation, and aerospace, is expected to boost worldwide ignition coil market revenue in this area.

Foreign direct investment in developing nations, as well as the ongoing desire to reduce car emissions, are expected to fuel the expansion of the ignition coil market in this area.


  • North America

    • The USA

    • Canada

    • Mexico

  • Europe

    • Germany

    • The UK

    • France

    • Italy

    • Spain

    • The Netherlands

    • Rest of Europe

  • Asia-Pacific

    • Japan

    • south Korea

    • China

    • India

    • Australia

    • Rest of Asia-Pacific

  • The Middle East & Africa

    • Israel

    • UAE

    • South Africa

    • Rest of Middle East & Africa

  • Latin America

    • Brazil

    • Argentina

    • Rest of Latin America


Diamond Electric Mfg. Corp, Federal-Mogul, HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA, Hitachi Automotive, Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Robert Bosch GmbH (Germany), BorgWarner Ludwigsburg GmbH (Germany), Delphi Automotive PLC (UK), Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (Japan), Denso Corporation (Japan), Wings Automobile Products Pvt. Ltd (India), NGK Spark Plug, and Valeo SA are among the key ignition coil market participants. 

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Automotive Ignition Coil Market Report Scope:
Report Attributes Details
Market Size in 2022 US$ 6.80 Billion
Market Size by 2030 US$ 9.38 Billion
CAGR CAGR of 4.1% From 2023 to 2030
Base Year 2022
Forecast Period 2023-2030
Historical Data 2020-2021
Report Scope & Coverage Market Size, Segments Analysis, Competitive  Landscape, Regional Analysis, DROC & SWOT Analysis, Forecast Outlook
Key Segments • by Type (Coil-on Plugs, Distributor-based Ignition Coils, Distributor-less, Others)
• by Vehicle Type (Passenger cars, LCV, HCV)
• by Distribution Channel (OEM, Aftermarket)
Regional Analysis/Coverage North America (USA, Canada, Mexico), Europe
(Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands,
Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (Japan, South Korea,
China, India, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), The
Middle East & Africa (Israel, UAE, South Africa,
Rest of Middle East & Africa), Latin America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of Latin America)
Company Profiles Diamond Electric Mfg. Corp, Federal-Mogul, HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA, Hitachi Automotive, Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Robert Bosch GmbH (Germany), BorgWarner Ludwigsburg GmbH (Germany), Delphi Automotive PLC (UK), Federal-Mogul Corporation (US), Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (Japan), Inc. (U.S.), Denso Corporation (Japan), Wings Automobile Products Pvt. Ltd (India), NGK Spark Plug, and Valeo SA
Key Drivers •An increase in automotive sales.

•Increase in urbanization.

•The level of living and per capita income.
RESTRAINTS •Increased sales of plug-in hybrid and battery electric vehicles may limit market growth to some extent.

•These vehicles do not use an automobile ignition coil, which can greatly reduce demand.

Frequently Asked Questions

An igneous coil is an induction coil that is used in the ignition system of a car or an internal combustion engine to convert a low voltage current into a thousand volts in order to ignite the fuel.

CAGR of Automotive Ignition Coil Market is 4.1% over the forecast period 2023-2030.

Automotive Ignition Coil Market Size was valued at USD 6.80 billion in 2022.

Forecast period of Automotive Ignition Coil Market 2023-2030.

Automotive Ignition Coil Market is segmented into three types by Type, by Vehicle Type, and by Distribution Channel.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

1.1 Market Definition

1.2 Scope

1.3 Research Assumptions

2. Research Methodology

3. Market Dynamics

3.1 Drivers

3.2 Restraints

3.3 Opportunities

3.4 Challenges

4. Impact Analysis

4.1 COVID-19 Impact Analysis

4.2 Impact of Ukraine- Russia war

4.3 Impact of ongoing Recession

4.3.1 Introduction

4.3.2 Impact on major economies US Canada Germany France United Kingdom China Japan South Korea Rest of the World

5. Value Chain Analysis


6. Porter’s 5 forces model


7.  PEST Analysis


8. Global Automotive Ignition Coil Market Segmentation, by Type

8.1 Coil-on Plugs

8.2 Distributor-based Ignition Coils

8.3 Distributor-less

8.4 Others

9. Global Automotive Ignition Coil Market Segmentation, by Vehicle Type

9.1 Passenger car

9.2 HCV

9.3 LCV

10. Global Automotive Ignition Coil Market Segmentation, by Distribution Channel

10.1 OEM

10.2 Aftermarket

11. Regional Analysis

11.1 Introduction

11.2 North America

11.2.1 the USA

11.2.2  Canada

11.2.3  Mexico

11.3 Europe

11.3.1  Germany

11.3.2  the UK

11.3.3  France

11.3.4  Italy

11.3.5  Spain

11.3.6  The Netherlands

11.3.7  Rest of Europe

11.4 Asia-Pacific

11.4.1  Japan

11.4.2  South Korea

11.4.3  China

11.4.4  India

11.4.5  Australia

11.4.6  Rest of Asia-Pacific

11.5 The Middle East & Africa

11.5.1  Israel

11.5.2  UAE

11.5.3  South Africa

11.5.4  Rest

11.6 Latin America

11.6.1  Brazil

11.6.2  Argentina

11.6.3  Rest of Latin America

12. Company Profiles

12.1 Robert Bosch GmbH (Germany),

12.1.1 Financial

12.1.2 Products/ Services Offered

12.1.3 SWOT Analysis

12.1.4 The SNS view

12.2 Diamond Electric Mfg. Corp

12.3 Federal-Mogul

12.4 HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA

12.5 Hitachi Automotive

12.6 Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas

12.7 BorgWarner Ludwigsburg GmbH (Germany)

12.8 Delphi Automotive PLC (UK)

12.9 Federal-Mogul Corporation (US)

12.10 Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (Japan)

12.11 Inc. (U.S.)

12.12 Denso Corporation (Japan)

12.13 Wings Automobile Products Pvt. Ltd (India)

12.14 NGK Spark Plug

12.15 Valeo SA

13. Competitive Landscape

13.1 Competitive Benchmarking

13.2 Market Share analysis

13.3 Recent Developments

14. Conclusion

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