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LED A-Line Lamp Shipments decrease in second quarter of 2016.

Press Release Summary:

Sep 22, 2016 - LED A-line lamp shipments posted 21.2 quarter-over-quarter decrease in second quarter compared to last quarter, but still continue year-over-year growth increasing 40.6%. Halogen A-line lamps show virtually no year-over-year growth at 0.2%, but after decrease in first quarter see 14.5% increase this quarter. Incandescent A-line lamps posted 8.8% year-over-year increase and 44.8% quarter-over-quarter increase. CFL shipments dropped 55.3% compared to last year and 16.3% compared to last quarter.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

LED A-Line Lamp Shipments Decrease in Second Quarter of 2016 While Still Maintaining Year-Over-Year Growth

Press release date: Sep 20, 2016

ROSSLYN, Va., —LED A-line lamp shipments posted a 21.2 quarter-over-quarter decrease in the second quarter of 2016 compared to last quarter, but still continue year-over-year growth increasing 40.6 percent. Meanwhile, halogen A-line lamps shipments show virtually no year-over-year growth at 0.2 percent, but after a decrease in the first quarter see a 14.5 percent increase this quarter compared to last. Incandescent A-line lamps in 2016Q2 posted both an 8.8 percent year-over-year increase and a 44.8 percent quarter-over-quarter increase. Compact fluorescents lamp (CFL) shipments dropped 55.3 percent compared to last year and 16.3 percent compared to last quarter.

LED A-line lamps comprised 20.7 percent of the consumer lamp market in 2016Q2. Halogen A-line lamps accounted for half of all consumer lamp shipments in 2016Q2, at 50.7 percent, CFLs captured a 15.9 percent share, and incandescent A-lines a 12.7 percent share. Incandescent A-line lamps largely consist of 15W and 25W incandescent lamps.

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) represents nearly 400 electrical, medical imaging, and radiation therapy manufacturers at the forefront of electrical safety, reliability, resilience, efficiency, and energy security. Our combined industries account for more than 400,000 American jobs and more than 7,000 facilities across the United States. Domestic production exceeds $117 billion per year.

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