The global rear axle market size was valued at USD 40.87 billion in 2015. The increasing demand for fuel-efficient vehicles and stringent norms by the government regarding emissions are expected to drive the industry over the forecast period. Lightweight rear axles are developed and designed to fulfill the consumer demand.
The growing demand for safety, optimum comfort, and cost advantage to consumers is anticipated to increase the adoption of the technology. Rising production of vehicles with lightweight fuel-efficient automotive parts has also significantly contributed to growth. Rear axles undergo wear and tear under difficult conditions and are considered to be the vital type for steering, load bearing, and driving a vehicle.