Automotive Electric Water Pump (EWP) Market Size & Share, by Voltage Type (12V, 24V); Application (Battery, Engine, Turbocharger); Propulsion Type {Internal Combustion Engines (ICEs), Electric, Battery Electric}; Vehicle Type (Passenger Vehicles, Light Commercial Vehicles);) - Global Supply & Demand Analysis, Growth Forecasts, Statistics Report 2023-2033

  • Report ID: 4617
  • Published Date: Feb 20, 2023
  • Report Format: PDF, PPT

Global Automotive Electric Water Pump Market Definition

An electric water pump is a machine utilized for various applications. It performs tasks such as the transfer of fluid from one place to another. They are slowly replacing the traditional mechanical water pumps in the market owing to their excellent performance, efficiency, and precision. An automotive electric water pump transfers the coolant from one place to another in a vehicle. It moves the coolant from the radiator to all the necessary parts of the powertrain.

An automotive electric water pump is typically activated by a battery and motor to manage the volume flow required by engines. The pump works by transfusing coolant into the engine and absorbing the heat it produces. Automotive electric coolant pumps are primarily used to cool vehicle engines, circulate hot air, intake air intercoolers, regulate heat from hydrogen fuel cells, turbochargers, and power battery thermal management systems.

The engine of vehicles or automobiles generates a huge amount of heat energy, which is used to run the engine. Some amount of this energy is released from exhaust valves, and the remaining heat is absorbed back by the engine, which raises the temperature of the engine. This heat is absorbed by the coolant, to reduces the temperature to its normal range. The electric water pump consists of a radiator, fan, water pump, coolant reservoir, thermostat, and heater core. The water pump pushes the coolant around the engine cylinder passage from the lower tank. The coolant flows through the cylinder head and absorbs all the heat produced by combustion. The thermostat helps to prevent the coolant flow before reaching it reaches high temperature. The coolant is then passed into the radiator where it gets cool down to normal temperature and again recirculated into the coolant pump.

Global Automotive Electric Water Pump Market: Key Insights

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Base Year Market Size (2022)

~ USD 3 Billion

Forecast Year Market Size (2033)

~ USD 8 Billion

Regional Scope

  • North America (U.S., and Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico, Argentina, Rest of Latin America)
  • Asia-Pacific (Japan, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific)
  • Europe (U.K., Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Russia, NORDIC, Rest of Europe)
  • Middle East and Africa (Israel, GCC North Africa, South Africa, Rest of the Middle East and Africa)

Global Automotive Electric Water Pump Market Size, Forecast, and Trend Highlights Over 2023 - 2033

The global automotive electric water pump market is estimated to garner a revenue of USD 8 billion by the end of 2033 by growing at a CAGR of ~14% over the forecast period, i.e., 2023 – 2033. Further, the market generated a revenue of USD 3 billion in the year 2022. The growth of the market can primarily be attributed to the growing sale of vehicles worldwide, giving rise to the demand for necessary parts of powertrains. It was found that the global sales of automobiles were more than 68 million units in 2021. The increasing disposable income of many middle-class people with the rising economic growth of countries is estimated to boost the purchasing capacity of people. Also, vehicle purchasing has become necessary for everyone during the post-pandemic. A personal vehicle is most preferred as it allows for an easy traveling experience. The digitalization technology of vehicles, which automates the driving system, is also raising the demand for vehicle sales. The increase in vehicle sales in turn rises the demand for and use of electric water pumps around the world. Additionally, the availability of second-hand vehicles that are in good condition increases the sales of automobiles during the forecast period.

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The rising urbanization across the world is projected to drive market growth as per the market analysis during the forecast period. The rising advancements in technology and the development of infrastructure in all private and public organization increases urbanization. Nearly 4.4 billion people live in cities, which is about 56% of the population across the world, as per the estimations of the World Bank Organization in 2022. Additionally, the growing number of industries, educational institutions, and job opportunities drives rural people to migrate to the cities, which rises the urban population. The rising urban population increases the living standards of people, thereby increasing their spending capacity. The increasing literacy rate led to a social transformation with improved housing, water sanitation, health, and transport services. Moreover, the increasing government initiative to improve public services also leads to urbanization.

Global Automotive Electric Water Pump Market: Growth Drivers and Challenges

Growth Drivers

  • Growing Sales of Electric Vehicles with Rising Fuel Prices Around the World – An electric water pump uses a motor to send coolant from the cooling system to the engine internals in electric cars. The rising sales of electric vehicle are expected to propel the automotive electric water pump market in the forecasted period. For instance, the sales of electric vehicles increased to 6.6 million in the year 2021 across the globe.
  • Increasing Penetration of Turbochargers to Increase Efficiency of Engines – for instance, the revenue of air turbochargers for internal combustion engines or diesel engines is estimated to amount to more than USD 790 million in Brazil by 2025.

  • Upsurge in the Production of Medium and Heavy-Duty Trucks with Increasing Transportation – the global production of which reached more than 3 million units by 2021.

  • Rising Demand for Key Battery Minerals with Rising Electric Vehicles Demand – for instance, the demand for graphite and lithium is projected to amount to about 2 million metric tons by 2028 around the world.

  • Growing Penetration of Hydrogen-Powered Vehicles with Increasing Greenhouse Gases – As per the estimated data, the use of hydrogen vehicle, as of 2022, was found to be approximately 15,000 units on United States roads.


  • Concern about EWP Failure – which is mostly caused by the simple age and wear of its electric motor. With time, most parts in the automotive industry, including auxiliary pumps, start to break down owing to constant wear and tear, which hinders the market growth.
  • Huge Cost Involved in Automotive Manufacturing
  • Requires High Investment in Research & Development

Market Segmentation

The global automotive electric water pump market is segmented and analyzed for demand and supply by vehicle type segment into passenger vehicles, light commercial vehicles, heavy-duty trucks, buses, and coaches. Amongst these segments, the passenger vehicles segment is anticipated to garner the largest revenue by the end of 2033, backed by the surge in the sale of passenger vehicles along with demand for fuel-efficient and low-emission vehicles worldwide. For instance, India saw an increase of approximately 14% in passenger vehicle sales in the financial year 2022. The autos, cars, sports vehicles, minivans, motorcycles, bicycles, lightweight trucks, and pickup trucks come under passenger vehicles, which are used for public transport. The passenger vehicle segment is increasing owing to the rising number of cab services. These passenger vehicle services help people traveling out of the city where they do not own any vehicles. The rising traffic in metropolitan cities rises the demand for these vehicles as they help to reach their destination within time without stopping at every station.

The global automotive electric water pump market is also segmented and analyzed for demand and supply by voltage type into 12V and 24V. Out of these, the 12V segment is estimated to share the largest market share owing to the increasing use of pumps in passenger cars. The increasing preference for fuel-efficient vehicles increases the adoption of these voltage-type segments and drives the growth of the market segment. The 12V pump used in passenger cars comes at a lower price, a smaller size, flexible working, less fuel consumption, and a longer shelf life, which increase its popularity in the market. The 12V pump is an electric coolant pump that can also be used in electric vehicle engine cooling systems, hybrid vehicle motor cooling systems, motorcycles, pure electric vehicle battery circulation refrigeration, and preheater.

Our in-depth analysis of the global automotive electric water pump market includes the following segments:

          By Voltage Type

  • 12V
  • 24V

        By Application

  • Battery
  • Engine
  • Turbocharger

        By Propulsion Type

  • Internal Combustion Engines (ICEs)
  • Electric
  • Battery Electric
  • Hybrid / Plug-in Hybrid Electric
  • Fuel-Cell Electric

        By Vehicle Type

  • Passenger Vehicles
  • Light Commercial Vehicles
  • Heavy Duty Trucks
  • Buses and Coaches

       By Distribution Channel

  • Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM)
  • Aftermarket

Global Automotive Electric Water Pump Market Regional Synopsis

The Asia Pacific automotive electric water pump market, amongst the market in all the other regions, is projected to hold the largest market share by the end of 2033. The growth of the market can be attributed majorly to the presence of a strong vehicle network in the region, growing production of vehicles, as well as the rising awareness amongst automobile manufacturers for fuel-efficient vehicles with advanced auto parts & components. It was found that in 2021, around 32% of global vehicles had been manufactured in China. Heavy-duty truck sales are increasing as a result of increased imports and exports of high-capacity loads. Also, an increasing number of construction sectors employ only heavy-duty drugs to carry debris, raw materials, cement, sand, and rocks. The rising use of trucks in mining, infrastructure development, energy plants, the construction sector, and the shipping industry rises the demand for automotive water pumps. The electric water pump provides a pressurized flow to all parts of the engine, allowing a fast and better cooling effect.


Top Featured Companies Dominating the Global Automotive Electric Water Pump Market

  • Schaeffler Group
    • Company Overview
    • Business Strategy
    • Key Product Offerings
    • Financial Performance
    • Key Performance Indicators
    • Risk Analysis
    • Recent Development
    • Regional Presence
    • SWOT Analysis
  • Gates Corporation
  • Rheinmetall AG
  • Robert Bosch GmbH
  • Hitachi Inc.
  • Behr Hella Service GmbH
  • Magna International Inc.
  • ZF Friedrichshafen AG
  • Continental AG
  • BLDC Pump Co., Ltd.



In the News

  • Schaeffler Group developed high-performance electric motors for commercial vehicles that are over 97 percent efficient.

  • Gates Corporation launched its next-generation technology for electric water pumps (EWP) used in automotive.


Author Credits:  Harshita Srivastava, Saima Khursheed

  • Report ID: 4617
  • Published Date: Feb 20, 2023
  • Report Format: PDF, PPT

Key Questions Answered in the Report

1) What are the major factors driving the growth of the automotive electric water pump market?

Ans: Growing sales of vehicles as well as the rising penetration of electric vehicles along with a surge in the demand for key battery minerals are some of the major factors anticipated to drive the growth of the market.

2) What would be the CAGR of automotive electric water pump market over the forecast period?

Ans: The market is anticipated to attain a CAGR of ~14% over the forecast period, i.e., 2023 – 2033.

3) What are the challenges affecting the automotive electric water pump market growth?

Ans: Requires high investment in research & development as well as concern about EWP failure are some of the factors estimated to hamper the market growth.

4) Which region will provide more business opportunities for growth of automotive electric water pump market in future?

Ans: The market in Asia Pacific is projected to hold the largest market share by the end of 2033 and provide more business opportunities in the future.

5) Who are the major players dominating the automotive electric water pump market?

Ans: The major players in the market are Gates Corporation, Schaeffler Group, Rheinmetall AG, Robert Bosch GmbH, Hitachi Inc., Behr Hella Service GmbH, Magna International Inc., and others.

6) How are the company profiles selected?

Ans: The company profiles are selected based on the revenues generated from the product segment, geographical presence of the company which determine the revenue generating capacity as well as the new products being launched into the market by the company.

7) What are the segments in the automotive electric water pump market?

Ans: The market is segmented by voltage type, application, propulsion type, vehicle type, distribution channel, and by region.

8) Which segment captures the largest market size in vehicle type segment in the automotive electric water pump market?

Ans: The passenger vehicles segment is anticipated to garner the largest market size by the end of 2033 and display significant growth opportunities.


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