LBS Market in China 2014-2018

LBS Market in China 2014-2018 is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. A location-based service or LBS is used to track the location of users within a wireless network by using location-enabled mobile devices. The LBS makes use of GIS technology and the internet to track the location of users. The user-initiated LBS require an internet connection to gather the user's location and provide search results. The various location-enabled mobile devices are smartphones, tablets, PNDs, and location-enabled devices fitted in vehicles. A LBS is used for discovering places and routes, tracking, obtaining traffic updates, real-time directions, routes to landmarks, information regarding ongoing local events, finding friends, location-based advertising, location-based shopping, location-based social networking, and location-enabled searches. It is also used for location-based entertainment and infotainment.

The analysts forecast the LBS market in China will grow at a CAGR of 29.76 percent over the period 2013-2018. The LBS market in China can be divided into three segments:  LBS Maps, Mobile LBS, and LBS Services.

The report, the LBS Market in China 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report focuses on the LBS market in China landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Vendors

• AutoNavi Holdings Ltd.



• Jiepang Api

• NavInfo Co. Ltd.

Other Prominent Vendors


• Autonavi

• Bafang

• Baidu Inc.


• Guantu

• Jiepang Api


• Maopao Community

• Naviinfo

• NetEase Inc.

• PDAger Technology


• Sifang

• Sina Corp.

• Telenav

• Tencent Holdings Ltd.

• Tiros Technology



Key Market Driver

• Increasing Government Support

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Key Market Challenge

• Lack of Reliability and Accuracy of Navigation Information

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Key Market Trend

• Increasing Adoption of Location-based Search and Advertising

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Key Questions Answered in this Report

• What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?

• What are the key market trends?

• What is driving this market?

• What are the challenges to market growth?

• Who are the key vendors in this market space?

• What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?

• What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

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