Auto roof system sector insights

QUBE delivers timely and reliable intelligence on the automotive roof system sector. Understand sector developments, key suppliers and opportunities through news, accurate information and expert opinion.

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Interviews with experts reveal company plans and visions

Up-to-date news

Timely, independent updates from around the world

Key sector numbers

Accurate historic market share and forecast data

Insight that adds value

Expert analysis and comment on the roof system sector


For authoritative, in-depth information and analysis on the automotive roof systems sector, look to QUBE, the automotive company database. Our independent news, opinion and insight provides a comprehensive overview of the sector's current and future landscape.

From recent market trends to 15-year spot forecasts, QUBE delivers data you can trust. This is enhanced by analysis and comment from industry experts, adding further value.

News with insight

Suppliers and shares

Reliable forecasts

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See what is happening in the sector, then understand why

The constantly-updated news delivered by QUBE is supported and supplemented by interviews with influential figures plus analysis and comment from informed experts.

Interviews with high level executives at the heart of the sector deliver invaluable insights, including their visions for the future of their companies, the sector and technological developments. Our authoritative analysis includes PESTER (political, economic, social, technological, environmental and regulatory) analysis, helping you to understand the factors influencing the auto roof systems sector.

Company overviews with product and market share developments

QUBE delivers comprehensive, accurate information and data on the companies that supply the automotive roof sector and their performance in key markets.

Our overviews of companies include their key areas of product development and geographical strength, financial results, products and applications, clients, facilities (manufacturing, R&D), plus JVs and partnerships. Combine this information with estimated market shares for the main suppliers - globally and in Japan, North America and Europe - to gain a clear understanding of the auto seating marketplace.

Look at the roof sector market up to 15 years ahead

Accurate and dependable, roof sector forecasts from QUBE are based on the underlying factors of supply and demand - not extrapolated data. We provide spot forecasts for 10 and 15 years into the future, and yearly estimates for the previous five years and next five years.

Our forecasted/estimated market volumes look at conventional-sized sunroofs, large sunroofs and convertible roofs fitted to newly-assembled passenger cars and light vehicles in 14 of the world's key markets - which together make up 98% of global passenger car and light vehicle demand.

Technology and sector information that enhances knowledge

Enhance your understanding of the vehicle roof systems sector with in-depth information and intelligence from QUBE. Gain invaluable insight into the background of the sector and enjoy quick access to relevant articles within our archive of over 100,000 articles.

Our technologies overviews include articles covering retractable hard-top roofs, retractable soft-top roofs and solar roofs, as well as solutions from individual manufacturers. We also produce case studies looking at specific product introductions and developments within the sector.

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