Electric Fuel Type Segment Dominated the Alternative Fuel Vehicle Market

According to Custom Market Insights (CMI), the Global Alternative Fuel Vehicle Market size was estimated at USD 345 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 601 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to reach around USD 2649 billion by 2030, growing at CAGR of roughly 15.8% between 2022 and 2030.

CMI research report offers a 360-degree view of the Alternative Fuel Vehicle market’s drivers and restraints, coupled with the impact they have on demand during the projection period. Also, the report examines global opportunities and competitive analysis for the Alternative Fuel Vehicle market.

Alternative Fuel Vehicle Market: Overview

To determine approximate investment gains, the report provides a comprehensive analysis of the Alternative Fuel Car market, together with current trends and future expectations. The report also thoroughly examines potential possibilities, dangers, rivalries, or driving forces. A complete, step-by-step study of the region is provided. To make it easier for investors and company owners to comprehend the concerns, the COVID-19 impacts have been incorporated into the report. The research identifies the leading market participants and details their growth-promoting strategies.

Browse the full “Alternative Fuel Vehicle Market Size, Trends and Insights By Fuel Type (Electric, Methanol, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Others), and By Region – Global Industry Overview, Statistical Data, Competitive Analysis, Share, Outlook, and Forecast 2023–2032 “ report at https://www.custommarketinsights.com/report/alternative-fuel-vehicle-market/

Growth Factors

The main trend gaining pace in the market for alternative fuel cars is the growing acceptance of clean mobility solutions to minimize emissions from fossil fuels. Cars that use alternative fuels like CNG, hydrogen, bio-diesel, biofuel, and others emit less carbon dioxide into the atmosphere than conventional fuels like gasoline and diesel. Governments worldwide are working on implementing clean mobility solutions through alternative fuel vehicles as a result of consumers’ growing environmental concerns.

Rising costs for alternatives, including biofuel, gas, natural gas, electricity, liquid nitrogen, and dimethyl ether, offset increased fuel prices like gasoline and diesel. More options accelerated the market’s expansion. Demand increased by lower or zero carbon emissions and decreased noise & air pollution. Increased adoption of hybrid vehicles and an uptick in the market for alternative and hybrid vehicles were both caused by the rising cost of fuel, which significantly impacted economies.

Increased adoption of electric vehicles as a result of growing environmental awareness as a result of environmental and climatic changes affects the alternative fuel car industry expansion due to decreased carbon emissions and pollution. With rising consumer demand, greater production, and new advances in the automotive industry, the market for alternative fuel and hybrid cars has grown, fueling the expansion of the business.

Segmental Overview

The market for Alternative Fuel vehicles is segmented by fuel type. The electric segment led the market in 2021, which will also increase sales. The market for alternative fuel cars grew throughout the forecast period due to an increase in the number of electric vehicles, enhanced infrastructure for charging them, zero carbon emissions from the vehicles, and increasing manufacturing of electric vehicles.

Regional Overview

In 2021, the Asia Pacific region led the global alternative fuel vehicle market. The presence of developing countries like China & India, rising disposable income, shifting consumer demographics, rising living standards, rapid urbanization, and increasing awareness of rising pollution levels are the main drivers of the alternative fuel vehicle market’s expansion in the Asia Pacific region. Increased pollution levels brought on by this region’s rapid urbanization and growth encourage the use of alternative fuel vehicles there. Additionally, growing government attempts to switch to clean transportation are a key factor fueling the market’s expansion in this region.

Report Scope

Feature of the Report Details
Market Size in 2021 USD 345 Billion
Projected Market Size in 2030 USD 2649 Billion
Market Size in 2022 USD 601 Billion
CAGR Growth Rate 15.8% CAGR (2022-2030)
Base Year 2023
Forecast Period 2024-2033
Key Segment By Fuel Type, and Region
Report Coverage Revenue Estimation and Forecast, Company Profile, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors and Recent Trends
Regional Scope North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and South & Central America
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Competitive Landscape/ Key Players Insights

The market is driven to a greater extent by the major market players who are involved in the introduction, production, and manufacturing of alternative fuel and hybrid electronic vehicles. Upgraded and obtained new vehicle improvements and increased ongoing research and development. The market for alternative fuel and hybrid vehicles is supported by increased investment from the major industry participants in developing new models with unique features.

Our market analysis includes a section specifically devoted to key players operating in the Alternative Fuel Vehicle Market. Our analysts give an overview of each player’s financial statements, along with product benchmarking and SWOT analysis. The competitive landscape section includes key development strategies, market share analysis, and market positioning analysis of the mentioned competitors globally.

  • 2021: The UK-based automaker Jaguar Land Rover Automotive PLC announced that it was creating a hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle prototype (FCEV). The FCEV idea aims to achieve carbon emission-free operations, products, and supply chains by 2039 and zero tailpipe emissions by 2036. Electric motors in FCEVs are powered by energy produced from hydrogen, which aids BEVs in their goal of zero-emission vehicles.

Some of the prominent players

  • Volkswagen AG
  • Mitsubishi Motors Corporation
  • Tesla Motors
  • Toyota Motor Corporation
  • BMW Group
  • Ford Motor Company
  • General Motors
  • Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
  • Renault
  • Nissan Motor Corporation
  • Tata Motors
  • Others

The global Alternative Fuel Vehicle market is segmented as follows:

By Type Outlook

  • BEV
  • HEV
  • PHEV
  • FCV

By Fuel Type

  • Biodiesel
  • Electricity
  • Ethanol
  • Hydrogen
  • Natural Gas
  • Propane

By Vehicle Type

  • Passenger
  • Commercial

By Region

North America

  • The U.S.
  • Canada
  • Mexico


  • France
  • The UK
  • Spain
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • Australia
  • South Korea
  • Rest of Asia Pacific

The Middle East & Africa

  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • Egypt
  • Kuwait
  • South Africa
  • Rest of the Middle East & Africa

Latin America

  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Rest of Latin America