Liquid nitrogen and liquid carbon dioxide are used to make plastic fittings for moldings, enhance oil recovery from wells, and enable solvent recycling. Argon contributes to stainless steel manufacturing and serves as a component in fluorescent lighting. However, as this is usually supplied through lengthy contracts buyers are able to negotiate on price, thereby strengthening buyer power.
By 2020, the market for industrial gas in the US is predicted to nearly double, resulting in significantly high gains. The United States accounts for over 13% of the global industrial gases market value. The US industrial gas market is characterized by the presence of large, diversified international companies, with their products serving a multitude of markets.
Biggest players in the industry are Linde AG, Praxair Inc., Air Liquide SA and Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., amongst others.
The research analyzes the Market for Industrial Gases in the US in its research offering Analyzing the Market for Industrial Gases in US 2016. The report is a complete analysis of the industry through the leading segments of hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, and other industrial gases. An analysis of the global market for industrial gases completes this analytical presentation.
We analyze the industry through an industry overview, a look at the industry statistics, the market demand for industrial gases in the US, industry value, industry segmentation by products and by geography, etc. Industry trends and a look at the industry structure are important in establishing the nature of competition in the industry.
Segmentation of the industry is analyzed by the usage of industrial gases in the chemicals and refining sector, the metal manufacturing and metal fabrication sector, the medical and healthcare sector, and other sectors.
An analysis of the regulatory framework impacting the industry is also included.
The future perspective of the Industrial Gas Market in the US is carried out through a segment-wise forecast as well as a forecast for the sectors that use industrial gases.
Major players in the industry such as Air Liquide, Air Products & Chemicals, Airgas, and others, are analyzed through a corporate profile, an analysis of their business segments, a financial analysis, a look at their presence in the US industrial gas market, and a SWOT Analysis. We also include an analysis of the competitive landscape of the US industrial gas industry.
B. Industry Definition
C. Global Market for Industrial Gases
D. Market for Industrial Gases in the US
D.1 Industry Overview
D.2 Industry Statistics
D.3 Market Demand
D.4 Industry Value
D.5 Industry Segmentation
D.6 Market for Hydrogen Gas
D.7 Market for Nitrogen Gas
D.8 Market for Oxygen
D.9 Market for Other Gases
D.10 Geographical Segmentation
D.11 Industry Trends
D.12 Industry Structure
E. Segmentation by Markets for Industrial Gas
E.2 Industrial Gas in Chemicals & Refining Sector
E.3 Industrial Gas in Metal Manufacturing & Metal Fabricating Sector
E.4 Industrial Gas in the Medical & Healthcare Sector
E.5 Industrial Gas in Other Sectors
F. Regulatory Framework
G. Industrial Gas Market in the US: Future Perspective
G.1 Industry Forecast
G.2 Future of Hydrogen Gas
G.3 Future of Nitrogen Gas
G.4 Future of Oxygen Gas
G.5 Future of Other Industrial Gases
G.6 Forecast: Industrial Gas in Chemicals & Refining Sector
G.7 Forecast: Industrial Gas in Metal Manufacturing & Metal Fabricating Sector
G.8 Forecast: Industrial Gas in the Medical & Healthcare Sector
G.9 Forecast: Industrial Gas in Other Sectors
H. Competition in the Industry
I. Leading Industry Contributors
I.1 Air Liquide
I.1.1 Corporate Profile
I.1.2 Business Segment Analysis
I.1.3 Financial Analysis
I.1.4 Industry Presence
I.1.5 SWOT Analysis
I.2 Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
I.2.1 Corporate Profile
I.2.2 Business Segment Analysis
I.2.3 Financial Analysis
I.2.4 Industry Presence
I.2.5 SWOT Analysis
I.3 Airgas, Inc.
I.3.1 Corporate Profile
I.3.2 Business Segment Analysis
I.3.3 Financial Analysis
I.3.4 Industry Presence
I.3.5 SWOT Analysis
I.4 Linde AG
I.4.1 Corporate Profile
I.4.2 Business Segment Analysis
I.4.3 Financial Analysis
I.4.4 SWOT Analysis
I.5 Praxair, Inc.
I.5.1 Corporate Profile
I.5.2 Business Segment Analysis
I.5.3 Financial Analysis
I.5.4 SWOT Analysis
J. Glossary of Terms
List of Figures
Figure 1: Demand for Global Industrial Gases, 2015
Figure 2: Demand for Industrial Gas in the US, 2015
Figure 3: Value of the US Industrial Gas Market (USD Million) 2011-2015
Figure 4: Industry Segmentation by Products (%), 2015
Figure 5: Geographical Segmentation of the Industry (%), 2015
Figure 6: Demand for Industrial Gas in the US by Markets, 2015
Figure 7: Forecast Value of the US Industrial Gas Industry (USD Million) 2015-2020
List of Tables
Table 1: Value of the US Industrial Gas Market (USD Million) 2011-2015
Table 2: Industry Segmentation by Products (%), 2015
Table 3: Geographical Segmentation of the Industry (%), 2015
Table 4: Forecast Value of the US Industrial Gas Industry (USD Million) 2015-2020