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January 03, 2017 | 90 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11359

Overview of the global plastic processing machinery market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global plastic processing machinery market to grow at a CAGR of around 3% between 2017 and 2021. The rising demand for processed food and beverages and following requirement for packaging machinery is driving overall growth in the market. To meet the rapidly growing demand for such food items, manufacturers are making additional investments to augment the production capacity of existing plants, build new production facilities, and procure packaging equipment. They are also implementing contemporary packaging technologies to minimize spoilage and contamination issues as well as to enhance the shelf life of products. With the surging shift towards mechanized packaging for increased output and efficiency, the market for plastic processing machinery will witness huge growth during the forecast period.

In terms of geography, APAC led the global market and occupied the largest market portion in 2016. Much of the region’s growth can be attributed to the rapid advancements in the automotive industry. The increasing demand for automobile products in the APAC countries like India, Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam, act as major growth drivers for the plastic processing machinery market.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global plastic processing machinery market is dominated by both the global as well as small regional players. The market is highly capital-intensive and witlessness intense competition among the market vendors. Vendors operating in the market find huge growth potential owing to the growing requirements coming from the packaging and consumer electronics industry. Such needs will propel further demand for packaged food as well as other end-user offerings like automotive, consumer electronics, and consumer products, resulting in the overall growth of the


December 26, 2016 | 84 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11255

Global outlook of the pumps market for the oil and gas industry

Technavio’s market research analysts predict the global pumps market for the oil and gas industry to grow steadily during the forecast period and post a CAGR of almost 4% by 2020. This industry research report identifies the expansion of natural gas and crude oil pipelines to be one of the major factors that will have a positive impact on the growth of this market in the coming years. Though the reduction in crude oil prices will affect the growth of the oil and gas industry, the identification of new avenues for the exploration of natural gas and crude oil will lead to the construction of new pump stations that consist of equipment such as pumps, connecting pipes and valves, an electrical substation, electric motors, and electrical equipment shelters, in turn, fueling market growth.

One of the major trends that will gain traction in this market is the emergence of micro-grid technology. Micro power grids have several advantages such as the reduction of the size of generator sets which leads to reduced fuel and overall costs and a decrease in the number of generator sets. This will consequently lead to the reduction in generator maintenance costs and increased production, inducing major players in the industry to prefer micro grids than diesel generators.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The market is characterized by the presence of a considerable number of pump manufacturers. The


December 01, 2016 | 69 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10985

Global outlook of the warm air heater market

Technavio’s market research analysts predict the global warm air heater market to grow steadily during the forecast period and post a CAGR of almost 3% by 2020. This industry research report identifies the growing demand for retrofitting to be one of the major factors that will have a positive impact on the growth of the warm air heaters market in the coming years. Retrofitting involves the replacement of old equipment with new technologies to enhance the efficiency and output and will in turn, augment the need for HVAC systems. The development of infrastructure in the emerging countries such as India and China will be one of the major reasons for retrofitting where the existing infrastructure is replaced with energy-efficient HVAC equipment. Such retrofitting activities will mainly focus on reducing operating costs and increasing energy efficiency and will demand the installation of new heating equipment and warm air heaters, consequently driving market growth.

The emergence of building energy management systems (BEMS) will be one of the major trends that will gain traction in the warm air heating system market during the next four years. The adoption of BEMS technology will help building owners lower their energy consumption while improving productivity. The increased need for energy efficiency and cost reduction in both the commercial and  residential buildings will drive the demand for BEMS, which in turn, will create the demand for HVAC systems.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

Characterized by the presence of several well


November 28, 2016 | 74 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10941

Overview of the global injection molding machine market

The global injection molding machine market is estimated to witness moderate growth and will post a CAGR of over 2% by 2020. The advent of leading-edge process control and monitoring systems for injection molding is a key factor responsible for the moderate growth of this market. Most vendors operating in the injection molding industry have been focusing on the development of an effective control system to monitor and control the entire procedure to ensure better efficiency and quality finish. For instance, Kistler Gruppe, a globally leading supplier of force, torque, dynamic pressure, and acceleration measurement technology solutions for the injection molding industry unveiled ComoNeo. This product launch aimed to introduce an effective monitoring and control equipment that can optimize the monitoring and analysis of the entire injection molding process and aids in cutting costs permanently.

Another key trend that is anticipated to have a positive effect on this market’s growth is the growth of the e-commerce industry. It has been noted that with the recent increase in the number of e-commerce companies, the need for packaging is on the rise; thus, propelling the demand for packaging machinery. E-retail is anticipated to become a major sales channel for consumer goods and pharmaceutical products. The importance of other attributes such as package color, images, and logo design is also envisaged to increase.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

This market is presents a highly competitive landscape for all the players operating within the market and is dominated by international players as the market space is highly capital-intensive in nature. The vendors in this market are also


November 25, 2016 | 55 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10916

Global outlook of the CNG compressors market

Technavio’s market research analysts predict the global CNG compressors market to grow steadily during the forecast period and post a CAGR of more than 4% by 2020. This industry research report identifies the increased use of natural gas vehicle to be one of the major factors that will have a positive impact on the growth of the natural gas compression systems market in the coming years. Owing to benefits such low operating costs and reduced vehicular emissions, there will be an increased adoption of natural gas vehicles in the passenger car segment and commercial fleets. In addition to OEMs such as GM, Ford, Fiat, Volvo, and Audi offering light, medium, and heavy vehicles, leading players in the automotive industry such as GM and Ford also certify natural gas conversion systems, that can be installed without voiding the warranty. Moreover, governments of several countries will also induce commercial fleet operators to start operating natural gas vehicles. For instance, the Chinese government has already started initiatives to promote and implement green transportation in 100 cities in the country. This increasing usage of natural gas vehicles will demand the construction of CNG fuel stations, which in turn, will drive the growth of the natural gas compressors market.

One of the major trends that will gain traction in the natural gas compression systems market is the increased use of CNG in two-wheelers. The increased sales of two-wheelers in countries in the APAC especially India will create the demand for


November 11, 2016 | 68 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10764

Overview of the global food and beverage packaging machinery market

The global food and beverage packaging machinery market is anticipated to grow at a steady rate and will post a CAGR of close to 6% during the forecast period. Growing demand for highly visible packaging materials will drive the growth of the global food and beverage packaging machinery market for the next four years. These packaging materials are used across various industries such as the retail, pharmaceutical, and food industries. Some of developed economies such as the US and Europe are expected to exhibit a high percentage of demand for these products in the recent times. The availability of a wide array of packaging designs help customers deduce the quality and quantity of the packaged item and also the brand. Also, these materials are highly child-resistant and tamper-proof and prevent the food from contamination and spoilage. Blister packaging, clamshell packaging, skin packaging, windowed packaging, tubs, cups, and trays are some types of highly visible packaging models.

The rising demand for lightweight packaging materials will drive the growth prospects for the global food and beverage packaging machinery market until the end of 2020. The transportation cost of these lightweight packaging materials is comparatively lower than other types of packaging materials. For instance, Sidel launched a pasteurizable lightweight PET bottle for beer with a non-petaloid base in 2014.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The market is highly fragmented due to the presence of a large number of vendors worldwide and is characterized by the presence of well-diversified international, regional, and local vendors. Generally, the local vendors find it difficult to compete against the international vendors in terms of quality, durability, and reliability. To compete with global leaders and gain market share, these


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