Industrial Gases Market in Europe Projected to be Worth USD 79.61 Billion by 2021: Technavio

Technavio has published a new report on the industrial gases market in Europe from 2017-2021. (Graphic: Business Wire)

LONDON--()--According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the industrial gases market in Europe is projected to grow to USD 79.61 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of more than 6% over the forecast period.

This research report titled ‘Industrial Gases Market in Europe 2017-2021’ provides an in-depth analysis of the market in terms of revenue and emerging market trends. This market research report also includes up to date analysis and forecasts for various market segments and all geographical regions.

Industrial gases are a group of either elemental gases or chemical gases which play a vital role in shaping the modern manufacturing scenario. They are required for various processes right from the extraction of raw materials to the manufacturing of metals, chemicals, and consumer goods. They are imperative components of many global businesses, ensuring a steadily increasing cash flow to the market.

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Based on the end-users, the report categorizes the industrial gases market in Europe into the following segments:

  • Manufacturing sector
  • Chemical processing sector
  • Metallurgy sector
  • Medical and healthcare sector
  • Food and beverage sector
  • Refining sector
  • Electronics sector
  • Other end-use sectors

The top three revenue-generating end-user segments in the industrial gases market in Europe are discussed below:

Manufacturing sector

The industrial gases market in Europe for the manufacturing sector was is expected to reach USD 6.61 billion by 2021. The sector encompasses applications in the metal manufacturing, glass manufacturing, paper and pulp, and automotive industries,” says Hitesh Bhatia, a lead analyst at Technavio for industrial gases research.

Some of the prominent industrial gases utilized by the manufacturing sector include oxygen, nitrogen, hydrogen, and helium. Oxygen is widely used for applications such as plasma cutting and laser cutting use oxygen. Nitrogen is mainly used in combination with other gases to manufacture automotive parts such as mufflers, frames, and other components.

Chemical processing sector

The industrial gases market in Europe for the chemical processing sector is expected to grow swiftly at a CAGR of nearly 7% over the forecast period. Gases such as nitrogen, oxygen, carbon dioxide, hydrogen, and helium are largely used to manufacture chemical products and intermediates.

Nitrogen is mainly used for its inert nature, which is useful while carrying out while carrying out processes such as blanketing, sparging, purging, and pressure testing. Carbon dioxide is another key gas used in chemicals as a gas sweetening agent. It is used to manufacture soda ash, syngas, and urea.

Metallurgy sector

The metallurgy sector occupies a significant portion of the industrial gases market in Europe, due to its wide array of applications in the segment. Industrial gases are mainly used in the steel, aluminum, and cast-iron industries,” says Hitesh.

Industrial gases are used for thermal treatments and melting and degassing applications for both ferrous and non-ferrous production. Nitrogen, oxygen, and argon are in high demand from the metallurgy sector. Argon is used to stir molten metal and for the ejection of trace carbon and nitrogen in the steel production sector.

The top vendors highlighted by Technavio’s research analysts in this report are:

  • Air Liquide
  • Air Products and Chemicals
  • Messer
  • Praxair
  • The Linde Group

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Release Summary

According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the industrial gases market in Europe is projected to grow to USD 79.61 billion by 2021.


Technavio Research
Jesse Maida
Media & Marketing Executive
US: +1 630 333 9501
UK: +44 208 123 1770