Global Water Desalination Market Outlook & Forecast Report 2021-2026 -

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The global water desalination market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.32% during the period 2021-2026.

The report considers the present scenario of the global water desalination market and its market dynamics for the period 2021-2026. It covers a detailed overview of several market growth enablers, restraints, and trends. The study covers both the demand and supply sides of the market. It also profiles and analyses leading companies and several other prominent companies operating in the market.

Rapid industrialization and effective wastewater management systems are factors propelling the water desalination market growth.

Several other key growth-stimulating factors include technological innovations, such as developing hybrid desalination processes and multi-stage (MSF) distillation technology. Most of the demand arises for the desalination process from municipal end-uses.


The global water desalination market is highly developed in Middle East & Africa, APAC, and North America, owing to the growing usage of desalination widely for water reuse purposes in a municipal application.

The Middle East & Africa region was the largest market for water desalination. The APAC region is anticipated to witness the fastest growth during the forecast period.


The global water desalination industry is highly fragmented, with many small and medium-sized manufacturers accounting for a major share of the market. However, the market is dominated by large players holding a significant market share.

The companies are determined to widen their product offerings and strengthen their market position through acquisitions and partnerships. Customers are progressively looking for system suppliers who can offer complete solutions for diverse water requirements and for vendors who deliver value-added services.


  • In 2020, the Middle East & Africa region dominated the water desalination industry.
  • Implementation of stringent regulations in industries and power plants regarding wastewater disposal is a key factor driving the growth of the water desalination market.
  • The membrane technology segment dominated the water desalination market in 2020 and is expected to witness absolute growth by 2026

Prominent Vendors

  • Acciona
  • Doosan heavy industries & construction
  • IDE Technologies
  • SUEZ

Other Prominent Vendors

  • Aquatech International
  • Evoqua Water Technologies
  • Koch Separation Solutions
  • Genesis Water Technologies
  • Dow
  • Abengoa
  • Ferrovial
  • Biwater
  • Fisia Italimpianti
  • WETICO (Water & Environment Technologies)
  • Safbon Water Technology
  • Metito
  • Zhuhai Wangyang Water Treatment Equipment
  • Hitachi Zosen Corporation
  • Siemens
  • Fluence
  • Pall Corporation
  • Alfa Laval

Key Topics Covered:

1 Research Methodology

2 Research Objectives

3 Research Process

4 Scope & Coverage

4.1 Market Definition

4.2 Base Year

4.3 Scope Of The Study

4.4 Market Segments

5 Report Assumptions & Caveats

6 Market at a Glance

7 Introduction

7.1 Overview

7.1.1 Cost Considerations

7.1.2 Increasing Desalination Plants

7.2 Impact Of Covid-19

7.2.1 Supply Side

7.2.2 Demand Side

8 Market Opportunities & Trends

8.1 Desalination With Renewable Energy Systems

8.2 Hybrid Desalination Process

9 Market Growth Enablers

9.1 Depleting Freshwater Resources

9.2 Increasing Population And Rapid Urbanization

9.3 Implementation Of Stricter Regulatory Requirements

9.4 Emergence Of New Technologies

10 Market Restraints

10.1 Environmental Impact Of The Construction Of Desalination Plants

10.2 Membrane Fouling & Scaling

10.3 Discharge Of Dense Brine As Waste

11 Market Landscape

11.1 Market Size & Forecast

11.2 Five Forces Analysis

12 Technology

12.1 Market Snapshot & Growth Engine

12.2 Market Overview

12.3 Membrane Technology

12.4 Thermal Technology

12.5 Renewable Technologies

13 Application

13.1 Market Snapshot & Growth Engine

13.2 Market Overview

13.3 Municipal

13.4 Industrial

13.5 Others

14 Water Source

14.1 Market Snapshot & Growth Engine

14.2 Market Overview

14.3 Seawater

14.4 Brackish Water

14.5 Groundwater & Surface Water

15 Geography

15.1 Market Snapshot & Growth Engine

15.2 Geographic Overview

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For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900