LCD Backlight Unit (BLU) Market Report by Type (Edge Type, Direct Type), Application (LCD monitor, Laptop PC, LCD TV, and Others), and Region 2024-2032

LCD Backlight Unit (BLU) Market Report by Type (Edge Type, Direct Type), Application (LCD monitor, Laptop PC, LCD TV, and Others), and Region 2024-2032

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Market Overview: 

The global LCD backlight unit (BLU) size reached US$ 12.9 Billion in 2023. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 19.7 Billion by 2032, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 4.6% during 2024-2032. The rising prevalence of chronic and acute indications, increasing preference for outpatient stay due to its lower costs and convenience, and increasing health consciousness represent some of the key factors driving the market.

Report Attribute 
Key Statistics
Base Year
2023
Forecast Years
2024-2032
Historical Years
2018-2023
Market Size in 2023
US$ 12.9 Billion
Market Forecast in 2032
US$ 19.7 Billion
Market Growth Rate 2024-2032 4.6%


The LCD backlight unit (BLU) is a key component in liquid crystal displays (LCDs) that provide the necessary illumination for the screen to be visible. It is responsible for evenly distributing light behind the LCD panel, ensuring optimal brightness and contrast. The BLU typically consists of several components. The primary element is a light source, such as light-emitting diodes (LEDs) or cold cathode fluorescent lamps (CCFLs). LEDs have become the predominant light source due to their energy efficiency, longer lifespan, and compact size. The light generated by the LEDs is then directed through a diffuser, which scatters the light uniformly across the LCD panel. A reflector is often placed behind the diffuser to enhance light efficiency by reflecting any stray light back toward the panel. In some BLU designs, additional components, such as light guides and prism films, are employed to enhance light distribution and control. Light guides help direct the light toward the entire display area, while prism films can be used to improve viewing angles and reduce glare. In recent years, BLUs have gained traction as they are an essential component for LCDs that directly impacts the overall display quality. It also determines the brightness, color reproduction, and contrast levels of the screen.

LCD Backlight Unit (BLU) Market Report

LCD Backlight Unit (BLU) Market Trends:

One of the primary factors driving the market is the widespread adoption of LCD displays in various applications such as televisions, computer monitors, smartphones, automotive displays, and signage systems. The demand for LCD panels directly translates to the demand for BLUs, as they are essential for illuminating LCD screens. Additionally, consumers are increasingly demanding high-quality displays with improved brightness, contrast, color accuracy, and energy efficiency. BLUs play a crucial role in meeting these demands by providing uniform and optimal illumination for LCD screens. Other than this, the automotive industry is witnessing a surge in the adoption of LCD displays for infotainment systems, instrument clusters, and head-up displays. This growth is fueled by factors such as the integration of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and the demand for interactive and immersive in-car experiences. As a result, the BLU market is experiencing significant growth due to the rising demand for specialized BLUs designed for automotive displays. Besides this, there is a continuous trend toward thinner and lighter displays across various industries, which is escalating the development of slim and compact BLUs that can fit into thinner form factors while maintaining high brightness and efficiency. Apart from this, the demand for BLUs that offer slim profiles and lightweight designs is fueled by applications such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, and portable consumer electronics. Moreover, continuous advancements in backlighting technologies have a significant impact on the BLU market. For instance, the development of more advanced LED backlighting solutions, such as local dimming and quantum dot technology, has enhanced the performance of LCD displays, thus driving the demand for corresponding BLUs.

Key Market Segmentation:

IMARC Group provides an analysis of the key trends in each segment of the global LCD backlight unit (BLU) market, along with forecasts at the global, regional, and country levels from 2024-2032. Our report has categorized the market based on the type and application. 

Type Insights:

LCD Backlight Unit (BLU) Market Report

  • Edge Type
  • Direct Type
     

The report has provided a detailed breakup and analysis of the LCD backlight unit (BLU) market based on the type. This includes edge type and direct type. According to the report, edge type represented the largest segment.

Application Insights:

  • LCD monitor
  • Laptop PC
  • LCD TV
  • Others
     

The report has provided a detailed breakup and analysis of the LCD backlight unit (BLU) market based on the application. This includes LCD monitor, laptop PC, LCD TV, and others.

Regional Insights:

LCD Backlight Unit (BLU) Market Report

  • North America
    • United States
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • United Kingdom
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Russia
    • Others
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Australia
    • Indonesia
    • Others
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Others
  • Middle East and Africa
     

The report has also provided a comprehensive analysis of all the major regional markets, which include North America (the United States and Canada); Europe (Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia, and others); Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, and others); Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and others); and the Middle East and Africa. According to the report, Asia Pacific was the largest market for LCD backlight unit. Some of the factors driving the Asia Pacific LCD backlight unit market included rapid technological advancements, expanding consumer electronics market, and manufacturing capabilities and supply chain efficiency

Competitive Landscape:

The report has also provided a comprehensive analysis of the competitive landscape in the global LCD backlight unit (BLU) market. Detailed profiles of all major companies have been provided. Some of the companies covered include Coretronic Corporation, Heesung Electronics Ltd., Radiant Opto-Electronics Corporation, etc. Kindly note that this only represents a partial list of companies, and the complete list has been provided in the report.

Report Coverage:

Report Features Details
Base Year of the Analysis 2023
Historical Period 2018-2023
Forecast Period 2024-2032
Units US$ Billion
Scope of the Report Exploration of Historical and Forecast Trends, Industry Catalysts and Challenges, Segment-Wise Historical and Predictive Market Assessment: 
  • Type
  • Application
  • Region 
Types Covered Edge Type, Direct Type
Applications Covered LCD monitor, Laptop PC, LCD TV, Others
Regions Covered  Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
Countries Covered United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico
Companies Covered Coretronic Corporation, Heesung Electronics Ltd., Radiant Opto-Electronics Corporation, etc.
Customization Scope 10% Free Customization
Report Price and Purchase Option Single User License: US$ 3899
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Corporate License: US$ 5899
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Key Questions Answered in This Report:

  • How has the global LCD backlight unit (BLU) market performed so far, and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • What are the drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the global LCD backlight unit (BLU) market?
  • What is the impact of each driver, restraint, and opportunity on the global LCD backlight unit (BLU) market?
  • What are the key regional markets?
  • Which countries represent the most attractive LCD backlight unit (BLU) market?
  • What is the breakup of the market based on the application?
  • Which is the most attractive application in the LCD backlight unit (BLU) market?
  • What is the competitive structure of the global LCD backlight unit (BLU) market?
  • Who are the key players/companies in the global LCD backlight unit (BLU) market?

Key Benefits for Stakeholders:

  • IMARC’s report offers a comprehensive quantitative analysis of various market segments, historical and current market trends, market forecasts, and dynamics of the LCD backlight unit (BLU) market from 2018-2032.
  • The research study provides the latest information on the market drivers, challenges, and opportunities in the global LCD backlight unit (BLU) market.
  • The study maps the leading, as well as the fastest-growing, regional markets. It further enables stakeholders to identify the key country-level markets within each region.
  • Porter's five forces analysis assist stakeholders in assessing the impact of new entrants, competitive rivalry, supplier power, buyer power, and the threat of substitution. It helps stakeholders to analyze the level of competition within the LCD backlight unit (BLU) industry and its attractiveness.
  • Competitive landscape allows stakeholders to understand their competitive environment and provides an insight into the current positions of key players in the market. 

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