Global Welding Consumables Market 2015-2019

  • Published: Sep 2015
  • Pages: 68
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Market outlook of the global welding consumables market

Welding consumables are widely used in end-user industries such as construction, energy, automobile and transportation, and ship-building. This makes the consumable market prone to trends in these industries. Technavio’s market research analysts has projected the global welding consumables market to grow at a CAGR of more than 5% during the forecast period.

The construction industry is booming globally and this is one primary reason driving the growth of the global welding consumables market. The increase in construction activities worldwide will lead to high demand for welding consumables in the construction industry, thus contributing to the growth of the market during the forecast period.

Segmentation of the global welding consumables market by product

  • Stick electrodes
  • Solid wires
  • Flux cored wires
  • SAW wires and fluxes
  • Others

The year 2014 witnessed the dominance of the stick electrodes segment in this market, accounting for a market share of 41%, followed by the solid wires segment.  However, the stick electrodes and solid wires segment shares are likely to decrease owing to the growing popularity of flux cored wires, and SAW wires and fluxes.

Segmentation of the global welding consumables market by end-user industries

  • Energy
  • Automotive and transportation
  • Construction
  • Industrial equipment
  • Shipbuilding
  • Aerospace

The largest contribution to the market share in 2014 emerged from the construction industry, accounting for a share of around 18%. Rapid urbanization and industrialization in developing countries are the factors leading to the rise in construction projects.

Geographical segmentation of the global welding consumables market

  • APAC
  • North America
  • MENA
  • Europe

In 2014,  APAC dominated the welding consumables market globally, mainly because of the growing demand from developing countries such as China and India, followed by Europe, North America, and MENA. Industries such as construction, automotive and transportation, and energy show immense growth potential owing to the moderate to good economic growth of developing countries. Thus the demand for welding consumables is expected to increase in APAC.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

Even though the welding consumables industry claims of a few global vendors that cater to different geographies in the world, the industry is highly populated by regional vendors as well.

Key vendors in this market are –

  • Hyundai Welding
  • ESAB
  • Böhler Welding
  • Lincoln Electric

Other prominent vendors that cater to the global welding consumables market include ITW, Panasonic, Illinois Tool Works, Air Liquide, ARCON Welding, Denyo, Fronius International, Kemppi, Kobelco, OBARA, and Tianjin Bridge Welding Materials Groupe.

Key questions answered in the report include

  • What will the market size and the growth rate be in 2019?
  • What are the key factors driving the global welding consumables market?
  • What are the key market trends impacting the growth of the global welding consumables market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in the global welding consumables market?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the global welding consumables market?
  • Trending factors influencing the market shares of the APAC, Europe, North America, and MENA.
  • What are the key outcomes of the five forces analysis of the global welding consumables market?

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Table of Contents
PART 01: Executive summary
  •  Highlights
PART 02: Scope of  the report
  •  Market overview
  •  Top vendor offerings
PART 03: Market research methodology
  •  Research methodology
  •  Economic indicators
PART 04: Introduction
  •  Key market highlights
PART 05: Market landscape
  •  Market overview
  •  Market size and forecast
  •  Five forces analysis
PART 06: Market segmentation  by product
  •  Global welding consumables market segmentation by product 2014-2019
  •  Global stick electrodes market 2014-2019
  •  Global solid wires market 2014-2019
  •  Global flux cored wires market
  •  Global SAW wires and fluxes market
PART 07: Market segmentation by end-user industries
  •  Global welding consumables market by end user industries 2014-2019
  •  Global welding consumables market in construction industry
  •  Global welding consumables market in automotive and transportation industry
  •  Global welding consumables market in energy industry
  •  Global welding consumables market in shipbuilding industry
  •  Global welding consumables market in aerospace industry
  •  Global welding consumables market in industrial equipment industry
  •  Global welding consumables market in others segment
PART 08: Market segmentation by geography
  •  Global welding consumables market by geography 2014-2019
  •  Welding consumables market in APAC
  •  Welding consumables market in Europe
  •  Welding consumables market in North America
  •  Welding consumables market in MENA
PART 09: Market growth drivers
PART 10: Market challenges
PART 11: Market trends
PART 12: Vendor landscape
  •  Overview
PART 13: Key vendor analysis
  •  Hyundai Welding
  •  ESAB
  •  Böhler Welding
  •  Lincoln Electric
PART 14: Appendix
  •  List of abbreviations
PART 15: Explore Technavio

Research Framework

Technavio presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources. The analysts have presented the various facets of the market with a particular focus on identifying the key industry influencers. The data thus presented is comprehensive, reliable, and the result of extensive research, both primary and secondary.


Primary sources

  • Manufacturers and suppliers
  • Channel partners
  • Industry experts
  • Strategic decision makers

Secondary sources

  • Industry journals and periodicals
  • Government data
  • Financial reports of key industry players
  • Historical data
  • Press releases


Data Synthesis

  • Collation of data
  • Estimation of key figures
  • Analysis of derived insights

Data Validation

  • Triangulation with data models
  • Reference against proprietary databases
  • Corroboration with industry experts



  • Market drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Market trends
  • Five forces analysis


  • Market size and forecast
  • Market segmentation
  • Geographical insights
  • Competitive landscape
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