Global Power Tool Gears Market Analysis By Type (Spur Gears, Bevel Gears, Worm Gears, Helical Gears, Other Gears), By Application (Drilling, Fastening, Material Removal, Sawing, Others), By End-Use Industry (Construction, Automotive, Aerospace and defense, Electrical and electronics, Others) & Forecast

  • 5/10/2023
  • 276
  • Machinery & Heavy Industry
Market Overview:
The global power tool gears market size was valued at around USD 5.8 billion in 2021 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.6% during the forecast period.

The global power tool gears market refers to the market for gears used in power tools such as drills, saws, grinders, sanders, and other electric and cordless tools. Power tool gears play an important role in the functioning of these tools, as they help to transmit power and torque from the motor to the tool's cutting or grinding blades. These gears are typically made from high-strength materials such as steel, and are designed to withstand high levels of stress and wear. The market for power tool gears is driven by the increasing demand for power tools across various industries such as construction, automotive, and manufacturing, as well as by the need for high-performance and durable gears that can withstand heavy use.

Report Scope

Report Attributes


Market Forecast in 2022

USD 5,800 million

Market Forecast in 2033

USD 8,160 million

CAGR % 2023-2033


Base Year


Historic Data


Forecast Period


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Production and consumption  data by countries, company sales, revenue, gross margin, pricing and production capacity

Key Companies

Robert Bosch GmbH, Makita Corporation, Stanley Black & Decker, Inc., Hilti Corporation, Hitachi Koki Co., Ltd., Apex Tool Group, LLC, Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd., Snap-on Incorporated, Atlas Copco AB, Freudenberg Group

Covid-19 Impact:
The global power tool gears market has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in several ways. One of the major effects of the pandemic has been a slowdown in economic activity, which has led to a decline in demand for power tools and related products, including power tool gears. This is particularly true in industries such as construction and manufacturing, which have been severely impacted by lockdowns, supply chain disruptions, and reduced consumer spending.

In addition, the pandemic has disrupted global supply chains, leading to shortages of raw materials and components used in the manufacture of power tool gears. This has led to higher prices for these materials, which has in turn driven up the cost of manufacturing power tool gears.
On the other hand, the pandemic has also led to an increase in demand for home improvement and DIY projects, as people have spent more time at home due to lockdowns and social distancing measures. This has resulted in a surge in sales of power tools and related products, including power tool gears.

Overall, while the COVID-19 pandemic has had both positive and negative impacts on the global power tool gears market, it is expected that the market will continue to grow in the long term, driven by increasing demand for power tools across various industries and by the need for high-performance and durable gears that can withstand heavy use.

Market Dynamics:
Increasing demand for power tools: The demand for power tools is increasing across various industries, including construction, automotive, and manufacturing, due to their efficiency, speed, and ease of use. This is driving the demand for power tool gears, which are an essential component of power tools.

Technological advancements: Advances in technology have led to the development of more efficient and durable power tool gears. For instance, the use of new materials, such as ceramics and composites, has improved the performance and durability of power tool gears.

Growing DIY market: The DIY market is growing, as more people are taking on home improvement projects and repairs themselves. This is driving the demand for power tools and power tool gears.

Increasing urbanization and infrastructure development: The growth of urbanization and infrastructure development is driving the demand for power tools and power tool gears, particularly in developing countries where there is a need for new construction projects.

Focus on worker safety: There is a growing focus on worker safety in various industries, which is driving the demand for power tools with safety features such as anti-vibration technology, ergonomic handles, and protective gearboxes. This, in turn, is driving the demand for high-quality power tool gears that can support these safety features.

Competition from low-cost products: The market may face competition from low-cost power tool gears manufactured in countries with low labor costs. These products may not meet the same quality standards as products made in developed countries, leading to price pressure on established manufacturers.

Fluctuations in raw material prices: The price of raw materials used in the manufacturing of power tool gears, such as steel and aluminum, can be volatile. Fluctuations in raw material prices can impact the cost of production and may lead to pricing challenges for manufacturers.

Increasing adoption of electric tools: The adoption of electric tools, which do not require gears, is increasing in various industries. This trend could impact the demand for power tool gears in the long run.

Regional Analysis:
North America: The North America region is a mature market for power tool gears, with a high level of adoption of power tools. The region is expected to witness moderate growth during the forecast period, driven by the growing demand for high-quality, durable, and efficient power tool gears in the construction and automotive industries.

Europe: The European region is expected to witness steady growth in the power tool gears market, driven by the increasing demand for power tools in the manufacturing sector. The region is home to several leading manufacturers of power tool gears, which can help drive the growth of the market.

Asia Pacific: The Asia Pacific region is expected to witness significant growth in the power tool gears market, driven by the increasing demand for power tools in emerging economies such as China and India. The growing construction and automotive industries in these countries are expected to drive the demand for power tool gears.

Middle East and Africa: The Middle East and Africa region is expected to witness moderate growth in the power tool gears market, driven by the growing construction and infrastructure development activities in the region.

Latin America: The Latin America region is expected to witness steady growth in the power tool gears market, driven by the increasing demand for power tools in the manufacturing and construction sectors.

Competitive Landscape:
The global power tool gears market is highly competitive and fragmented, with the presence of both large and small players.

Some of the key players operating in the market include:
Robert Bosch GmbH
Makita Corporation
Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.
Hilti Corporation
Hitachi Koki Co., Ltd.
Apex Tool Group, LLC
Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd.
Snap-on Incorporated
Atlas Copco AB
Freudenberg Group

These companies are focusing on various strategies such as product innovation, mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, and collaborations to gain a competitive advantage in the market. They are also investing in research and development activities to improve the efficiency and performance of their products. In addition, some of these companies are expanding their distribution network to reach a wider customer base and increase their market share.

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The report provides quantitative and qualitative aspect for the market in terms of value and volume, along with supporting market trends, challenges, restraints.

The report provides an in depth analysis from both production and consumption point of view at the regional and country level. Key Factors considered within the report scope are Production capacity by countries/regions, average price, consumption ratio, revenue earned and gross margin.

The report provides competitive analysis of around 30-50 companies operated in the market, these companies are bifurcated into niche players, the leaders and major contenders.

The companies are analyzed in terms of following factors such as:
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• Production Capacity, Revenue, Sales, Gross Margin
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In terms of competitive landscape, the report provides distinctive factors that would help the end user in taking a key decision within the business:
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• Company Analysis by Revenue and Sales
• Company Production Capacity, Gross Margin
• Company Share Analysis by Application/End Use
• Company Share Analysis by Product/Specification

Market Segmentation:
By Type:
• Spur Gears
• Bevel Gears
• Worm Gears
• Helical Gears
• Other Gears

By Application:
• Drilling
• Fastening
• Material Removal
• Sawing
• Others

By End-Use Industry:
• Construction
• Automotive
• Aerospace and defense
• Electrical and electronics
• Others

North America
• U.S.
• Canada
• Mexico

• U.K.
• Germany
• France
• Italy
• Spain
• Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific
• China
• India
• Japan
• South Korea
• Australia
• Rest of Asia Pacific

South America
• Brazil
• Argentina
• Rest of South America

Middle East and Africa
• Saudi Arabia
• Egypt
• South Africa
• Rest of Middle East and Africa

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