LiDAR : ADAS and AD Industry Chain Report, 2019–2020
During 2020–2025, autonomous driving above L3 will be commercialized, for which LiDAR will become an important option. LiDAR vendors break through technical bottlenecks and work closely with OEMs to massively install high-channel LiDAR as soon as possible. Today, Audi has teamed up with Valeo/Luminar, BMW has cooperated with Innoviz, Volvo has collaborated with Luminar, Great Wall Motors has partnered with Ibeo, and Hyundai has joined forces with Velodyne. Even Mobileye, a proponent of visual ADAS, is developing its own LiDAR technology.