Global Microwave Oven Market is Expected to Generate Revenue of $25.4 Billion by 2020

Date: 2015-10-11

Global Microwave Oven market is expected to generate revenue of $25.4 billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 6.07% during the forecast period, 2015-2020. Increasing disposable income paired with rising number of working population has majorly contributed to the growth of market, worldwide. 

The microwave oven market primarily includes three main types of ovens which include convection, grill and solo microwave oven. The convection microwave oven holds the largest market share in the global market. Whereas, grill microwave ovens occupy the second position, with 30% of the overall market share. Solo microwave ovens are used for cooking and heating purposes. However, they are not capable of providing browning and crispiness to the food as they are not equipped with grilling features. The convection microwave oven is equipped with heating element and a fan, hence is used for cooking and baking purposes. These factors would largely drive the global convection microwave oven market, during the forecast period to generate an expected revenue of $12.54 billion by 2020.With respect to application, household segment accounted for larger market share and is anticipated to grow at a higher rate as compared to the commercial segment. Increasing propensity of consumers to spend on appliances which assist them in kitchen chores, would drive the growth of household microwave oven segment. The market has also been analysed from the perspective of microwave oven structure type. Counter top microwave oven accounts for major share of the industry. However, the built-in microwave oven segment is expected to grow at a higher CAGR of 6.9% during the forecast period. Adoption of modular kitchen and increased purchasing power of individuals would foster the growth of built-in microwave oven segment.

Geographically, North America accounts for the highest revenue generating region in the global microwave oven market. Developing regions such as Asia-Pacific would foster the growth of the global industry. The rise in disposable incomes and purchasing power of consumers, are key factors that have boosted the demand for smart appliances/ microwave ovens, in this region. Moreover, rising working class and growing food service establishment are also some of the factors contributing to the growth of the global microwave oven market. Microwave ovens are being increasingly adopted by commercial businesses such as catering, hotels and restaurants in an effort to cater the customers efficiently and provide them with swift food services.”

The Key Players




LG Electronics


Samsung Electronics


Panasonic Corporation


AB Electrolux


Sharp Corporation


Whirlpool Corporation

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