Global lithium ion battery market was valued at $30,186.8 million in 2017, and is projected to reach $100,433.7 million by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 17.1% from 2018 to 2025.
The growing automotive industry in the region is also a significant factor contributing to the market growth. The growth is most likely to come from emerging markets, owing to the increasing population, rapid urbanization, and increasing purchasing power.
Based on application, the lithium ion battery market is categorized into energy, automotive, consumer, military, industrial, and medical. Industrial sector includes mining, cranes, smart grid, and valves; automotive sector includes buses, trains, trucks, cars, airplanes, e-bikes, and e-scooters; and consumer sector includes smartphones, uninterruptible power supply (UPS), mobile phones, and tablet PCs. The automotive application category is expected to witness the fastest growth in the market during the forecast period, owing to the increasing penetration of electric vehicles in various countries, including Norway, Germany, and China.