The global demand for Smart IC Cards Market is presumed to reach the valuation of nearly USD XX MN by 2026 from USD XX MN in 2019 with a CAGR of XX% under the study period of 2020 - 2026.
Smart IC cards are plastic cards in the size of a credit card with an integrated chip (IC) embedded into them. These cards are used as physical, electronic authorization to control access to a resource. They can be contactless or include built-in metal contacts to connect to the chip. These cards provide a robust security guard for authentication in a wide gamut of applications like personal identification, access badges, data storage, and application processing. These cards are used in schools, public transport, mobile phones, healthcare, computer security, offices, and government organizations for single sign-on.
The smart IC cards market's major growth drivers are increased usage of Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards for mobile phones, adoption of electronic identification cards for various e-governance projects, and growing usage of smart cards in making payment and banking industries. The portability, security, reliability, and increased data storage capacity of these cards will further propel market growth. Rapid urbanization and increased use of these cards in e-commerce applications over the internet will be a market booster. The primary constraint hampering the smart IC cards market's growth is that these cards are highly prone to damage because of the flexibility of the plastic or paper in which the chip is embedded.
The report covers Porter’s Five Forces Model, Market Attractiveness Analysis and Value Chain analysis. These tools help to get a clear picture of the industry’s structure and evaluate the competition attractiveness at a global level.
Additionally, these tools also give inclusive assessment of each application/product segment in the global market of smart IC cards.
The entire smart IC cards market has been sub-categorized into card type, type of interface and end use industry. The report provides an analysis of these subsets with respect to the geographical segmentation. This research study will keep marketer informed and helps to identify the target demographics for a product or service.
By Card Type
By Type of Interface
By End Use Industry
- Payment and Banking
This section covers regional segmentation which accentuates on current and future demand for smart IC cards market across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. Further, the report focuses on demand for individual application segment across all the prominent regions.
Global Smart IC Cards Market Share by Region (Representative Graph)
The research report also covers the comprehensive profiles of the key players in the market and an in-depth view of the competitive landscape worldwide. The major players in the smart IC cards market include Infineon Technologies AG, NXP Semiconductor, Samsung Electronics, STMicroelectronics, CEC Huada Electronic Design Co. Ltd. This section includes a holistic view of the competitive landscape that includes various strategic developments such as key mergers & acquisitions, future capacities, partnerships, financial overviews, collaborations, new product developments, new product launches, and other developments.
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