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Data Center Cooling Market in APAC - Industry Outlook and Forecast 2018-2023

Data Center Cooling Market in APAC - Industry Outlook and Forecast 2018-2023

The APAC data center cooling market is anticipated to reach revenues of more than $2 billion by 2023, growing at CAGR of over 9% during 2017-2023. The market research report also offers market size by cooling systems during the forecast period.

The increasing use of cooling systems with reduced water consumption is creating new revenue opportunities for leading vendors operating in the APAC market. The success of research projects such as tropical climate datacenters and underwater facilities will have an impact on the market over the next few years.The APAC data center cooling market is driven by the growing need for innovative and energy-efficient cooling infrastructure solutions. The increasing focus on the procurement of cooling systems with N+N redundancy, whereas a few datacenters procure 2N systems, especially for precision air conditioners will transform the APAC market. The market research report provides in-depth market analysis and segmental analysis of the APAC data center cooling market by cooling infrastructure, cooling technique, liquid cooling technique, cooling systems, and by geography.

The report considers the present scenario of the APAC data center cooling market and its market dynamics for the period 2018−2023. It covers a detailed overview of various market growth enablers, restraints, and trends. The study covers both the demand and supply sides of the market. It also profiles and analyzes the leading companies and various other prominent companies operating in the market.

Data Center Cooling Market in APAC - Dynamics

The increasing penetration of prefabricated infrastructure and self-build datacenters is propelling the growth of the APAC data center cooling market. The market is witnessing modular solutions provided by infrastructure vendors such as pre-fabricated facilities, racks, and containment systems in the APAC region. Colocation providers are also leasing spaces from other providers in the market in order to rapidly respond to the customer requirement. The rise of dynamic cooling management across facilities is augmenting the development of the APAC data center cooling market.The increase in rack power density across facilities has necessitated the use of highly efficient cooling systems that consumes less energy and water. Such increase in power density is leading to the need for dynamic cooling management across facilities in the APAC market. The demand for colocation and managed services is growing owing to the technological advancements across industries in the APAC region. The service providers are offeringcolocation, managed services, interconnection, and cloud connectivity solutions to attract maximum consumers in the APAC data center cooling market.There is a growing demand for colocation spaces among sectors such as BFSI, cloud service providers, media and entertainment, and government agencies.

Data Center Cooling Market in APAC - Segmentation

This market research report includes a detailed segmentation of the market by cooling infrastructure, cooling technique, liquid cooling technique, cooling systems, and by geography.The APAC data center cooling market by cooling infrastructure is classified into the cooling system and other infrastructure. Cooling system segment dominated the majority of market share in 2017, growing at a CAGR of more than 9% during the forecast period.Pump systems, piping units, and valves are the highest revenue generators of the other infrastructure segment in the APAC data center cooling market.The air-based cooling technique is the fastest growing segment in the market, at a CAGR of over 13% during the forecast period. Air-based cooling methods comprises of DX-based CRAC units, free cooling technique solutions, air-cooled chiller-based cooling, and dry coolers.

Liquid-based cooling techniques include chilled-water based cooling, direct liquid cooling, and immersion cooling techniques.Water-based cooling technique occupied more than 2/3rd of the total market share in 2017, growing at a CAGR of approximately 7% during the forecast period. The growing adoption of the adoption of free cooling chillers is propelling the growth of this segment.Various leading vendors are offering liquid immersion cooling and direct liquid cooling as per demand to consumers in the APAC data center cooling market.Economizers and evaporative coolers are the fastest growing segment in the market, at a CAGR of more than 14% during the forecast period. DX-based CRAC units are suitable for smaller facilities that have low rack power density less than 3 kW.The increasing adoption of multiple CRAC and CRAH units split across data halls, and containment designs are driving the growth of the APAC market.

Market Segmentation by Cooling Infrastructure

  • Cooling System
  • Other Infrastructure
Market Segmentation by Cooling Technique
  • Air-Based Cooling
  • Liquid-Based Cooling
Market Segmentation by Liquid Cooling Technique
  • Water-Based Cooling Technique
  • Direct Liquid & Immersion Cooling Technique
Market Segmentation by Cooling Systems
  • CRAC & CRAH
  • Chiller
  • Cooling Towers & Dry Coolers
  • Economizers & Evaporative Coolers
  • Other Cooling Units
Data Center Cooling Market in APAC - Geography

The APAC data center cooling market by geography is categorized into China & Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, and Rest of APAC. China and Hong Kong dominated more than 1/3rd of the total market share in 2017, growing at a CAGR of over 9% during the forecast period. China and Hong Kong have the largest datacenter operation in the APAC market. The growing investment by internet, cloud, and telecommunication service providers such as Baidu, Alibaba, China Unicom, China Telecom, and China Mobile will boost the revenues across China and Hong Kong region over the next few years.The development of facilities that comprise multiple chillers, cooling towers, and CRAH units in 2N or N+N redundant configuration across Singapore will boost revenues in the APAC data center cooling market.

Market Segmentation by Geography
  • China & Hong Kong
  • Singapore
  • Australia
  • Rest of APAC
Key Vendor Analysis

The APAC data center cooling market consists of several international and regional players that offer specific products or complete range of infrastructure solutions for facilities. The vendors are providing systems that use both air and water to cool facilities to sustain the intense competition in the APAC market. The top service providers are investing innovations to launch systems that increase the efficiency of facilities operations by 90% and reduce cooling OPEX up to 50% in the market. The establishment of a strong partnership among facility operators and service providers will intensify competition across the APAC data center cooling market.

The major vendors in the APAC market are:
  • Rittal
  • Schneider Electric
  • STULZ
  • Vertiv
Other prominent vendors include 3M, AIRSYS, Alfa Laval, Allied Control, Asetek, Climaveneta (Mitsubishi Electric), The Condair Group, CoolIT Systems, Daikin Applied, Data Aire, Delta Group, Green Revolution Cooling (GRC), Munters, Nortek Air Solutions, Pentair, Swegon, Trane (Ingersoll Rand), Renovo Zhuhai, United Technologies (Carrier), Vigilent, and Wakefield-Vette.

Key market insights include

1. The analysis of APAC data center cooling market provides market size and growth rate for the forecast period 2018-2023.

2. It offers comprehensive insights into current industry trends, trend forecast, and growth drivers about the APAC data center cooling market.

3. The report provides the latest analysis of market share, growth drivers, challenges, and investment opportunities.

4. It offers a complete overview of market segments and the regional outlook of APAC data center cooling market.

5. The report offers a detailed overview of the vendor landscape, competitive analysis, and key market strategies to gain competitive advantage.


1 Research Methodology
2 Research Objectives
3 Research Process
4 Report Coverage
4.1 Market Definition
4.2 Base Year
4.3 Scope of Study
4.3.1 Market Segmentation by Cooling Infrastructure
4.3.2 Market Segmentation by Cooling Systems
4.3.3 Market Segmentation by Cooling Technique
4.3.4 Market Segmentation by Geography
5 Report Assumptions & Caveats
5.1 Key Caveats
5.2 Inclusions
5.3 Exclusions
5.4 Currency Conversion
5.5 Market Derivation
6 Market at a Glance
7 Introduction
7.1 Data Center Site Selection Criteria
7.2 Data Center Construction Project Flow
7.3 Electricity Prices Across Major Data Center Locations
7.4 Data Center Standards Related to Cooling
8 Market Dynamics
8.1 Market Growth Enablers
8.1.1 Increase in Construction of Hyperscale Data Centers
8.1.2 Increase in Investment By Colocation and Managed Service Providers
8.1.3 Adoption of High-performance Infrastructure Leading to Increase in Rack Power Density
8.1.4 Growing Need to Operate Energy-Efficient Data Center Facilities
8.1.5 Tax Incentives and Availability Of Quality Resources
8.1.6 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers
8.1.7 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers on Regions
8.2 Market Growth Restraints
8.2.1 Power Outages and Reliability Challenges
8.2.2 Budget Constraints Limiting Operations of Efficient Data Centers
8.2.3 Data Center Design Constraints
8.2.4 Location Constraints for Data Center Construction
8.2.5 Impact of Innovative Concepts such as Underwater Data Centers and Tropical Climate Data Centers
8.2.6 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints
8.2.7 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints on Regions
8.3 Market Opportunities & Trends
8.3.1 Rise of Dynamic Cooling Management in Data Centers
8.3.2 Growth in Construction of Cryptocurrency Data Centers
8.3.3 Prefabricated Infrastructure and Self-build Data Centers Enable Market Growth
8.3.4 Intelligent DCIM Software to Reduce Power and Water Consumption
8.3.5 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends
8.3.6 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends on Regions
9 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC
9.1 Market Overview
9.2 Market Size & Forecast by Investment
9.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity (MW)
9.4 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
9.4.1 Threat of New Entrants
9.4.2 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
9.4.3 Bargaining Power of Buyers
9.4.4 Threat of Substitutes
9.4.5 Competitive Rivalry
10 By Infrastructure
10.1 Cooling Systems
10.1.1 Market Size & Forecast
10.2 Other Infrastructure
10.2.1 Market Size & Forecast
11 By Cooling Systems
11.1 CRAC and CRAH Units
11.1.1 Market Overview
11.1.2 Market Size & Forecast
11.2 Chiller Units
11.2.1 Market Overview
11.2.2 Market Size & Forecast
11.3 Cooling Towers and Dry Coolers
11.3.1 Market Overview
11.3.2 Market Size & Forecast
11.4 Economizers and Evaporative Coolers
11.4.1 Market Overview
11.4.2 Market Size & Forecast
11.5 Other Cooling Units
11.5.1 Market Overview
11.5.2 Market Size & Forecast
12 By Cooling Techniques
12.1 Air-Based Cooling Techniques
12.1.1 Market Size & Forecast
12.2 Liquid-Based Cooling Techniques
12.2.1 Market Size & Forecast
13 Liquid Cooling Techniques
13.1 Water-based Cooling Techniques
13.1.1 Market Size & Forecast
13.2 Direct Liquid and Immersion Cooling Techniques
13.2.1 Market Size & Forecast
14 By Geography
14.1 Market Overview
15 China & Hong Kong
15.1 Market Overview
15.2 Market Size & Forecast
15.2.1 Market by Power Capacity
15.2.2 Market by Infrastructure
15.2.3 Market by Cooling Systems
15.2.4 Market by Cooling Technique
16 Australia
16.1 Market Overview
16.2 Market Size & Forecast
16.2.1 Market by Power Capacity
16.2.2 Market by Infrastructure
16.2.3 Market by Cooling Systems
16.2.4 Market by Cooling Technique
17 Singapore
17.1 Market Overview
17.2 Market Size & Forecast
17.2.1 Market by Power Capacity
17.2.2 Market by Infrastructure
17.2.3 Market by Cooling Technique
17.2.4 Market by Cooling Systems
18 Rest of APAC
18.1 Market Overview
18.2 Market Size & Forecast
18.2.1 Market by Power Capacity
18.2.2 Market by Infrastructure
18.2.3 Market by Cooling Systems
18.2.4 Market by Cooling Technique
19 Competitive Landscape
20 Key Company Profiles
20.1 Rittal
20.1.1 Overview
20.1.2 Product Offerings
20.1.3 Key News
20.2 Schneider Electric
20.2.1 Overview
20.2.2 Product Offerings
20.2.3 Key News
20.3 STULZ
20.3.1 Overview
20.3.2 Product Offerings
20.3.3 Key News
20.4 Vertiv
20.4.1 Overview
20.4.2 Product Offerings
20.4.3 Key News
21 Other Prominent Vendors
21.1 3M
21.1.1 Overview
21.1.2 Product Offerings
21.2 AIRSYS
21.2.1 Overview
21.2.2 Product Offerings
21.3 Alfa Laval
21.3.1 Overview
21.3.2 Product Offerings
21.4 Allied Control
21.4.1 Overview
21.4.2 Product Offerings
21.5 Asetek
21.5.1 Overview
21.5.2 Product Offerings
21.6 Climaveneta (Mitsubishi Electric)
21.6.1 Overview
21.6.2 Product Offerings
21.7 Condair Group
21.7.1 Overview
21.7.2 Product Offerings
21.8 CoolIT Systems
21.8.1 Overview
21.8.2 Product Offerings
21.9 Daikin Applied (Daikin Industries)
21.9.1 Overview
21.9.2 Product Offerings
21.10 Data Aire
21.10.1 Overview
21.10.2 Product Offerings
21.11 Delta Group
21.11.1 Overview
21.11.2 Product Offerings
21.12 Green Revolution Cooling (GRC)
21.12.1 Overview
21.12.2 Product Offerings
21.13 Munters
21.13.1 Overview
21.13.2 Product Offerings
21.14 Nortek Air Solutions
21.14.1 Overview
21.14.2 Product Offerings
21.15 Pentair
21.15.1 Overview
21.15.2 Product Offerings
21.16 Swegon
21.16.1 Overview
21.16.2 Product Offerings
21.17 Trane (Ingersoll Rand)
21.17.1 Overview
21.17.2 Product Offerings
21.18 Renovo Zhuhai
21.18.1 Overview
21.18.2 Product offerings
21.19 United Technologies (CARRIER)
21.19.1 Overview
21.19.2 Product offerings
21.20 Vigilant
21.20.1 Overview
21.20.2 Product Offerings
21.21 Wakefield-Vette
21.21.1 Overview
21.21.2 Product Offerings
22 Report Summary
22.1 Key Takeaways
22.2 Qualitative Summary
22.3 Quantitative Summary
22.3.1 Market by Infrastructure
22.3.2 Market by Power Capacity
22.3.3 Market by Cooling Systems
22.3.4 Market by Cooling Technique
22.3.5 Market by Liquid Cooling Technique
22.3.6 Market by Geography
22.3.7 Cooling Systems Market by Geography
22.3.8 Other Infrastructure Market by Geography
22.3.9 Market by China & Hong Kong
22.3.10 Cooling Systems Market by China & Hong Kong
22.3.11 Cooling Technique Market by China & Hong Kong
22.3.12 Market by Australia
22.3.13 Cooling Systems Market by Australia
22.3.14 Cooling Technique Market by Australia
22.3.15 Market by Singapore
22.3.16 Cooling Systems Market by Singapore
22.3.17 Cooling Technique Market by Singapore
22.3.18 Market by Rest of APAC
22.3.19 Cooling Systems Market by Rest of APAC
22.3.20 Cooling Technique Market by Rest of APAC
23 Appendix
23.1 Abbreviations
List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1 Segmentation of Data Center Cooling Market in APAC
Exhibit 2 Market Size Calculation Approach 2017
Exhibit 3 Data Center Site Selection Criteria and Weightage
Exhibit 4 APAC Electricity Pricing 2017
Exhibit 5 Rack Power Density in Data Center Construction Market in APAC (2010–2023)
Exhibit 6 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 7 Data Center Construction Market in APAC by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 8 Five Forces Analysis 2017
Exhibit 9 Market by Infrastructure 2017 & 2023
Exhibit 10 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Cooling Systems 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 11 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Other Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 12 Market by Cooling Systems 2017 & 2023
Exhibit 13 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by CRAC and CRAH Units 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 14 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Chiller Units 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 15 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Cooling Towers and Dry Coolers 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 16 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Economizers and Evaporative Coolers 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 17 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Other Cooling Units 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 18 Market by Cooling Technique 2017 & 2023
Exhibit 19 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Air-based Cooling Techniques 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 20 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Liquid-based Cooling Techniques 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 21 Market by Liquid Cooling Technique 2017 & 2023
Exhibit 22 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Water-based Cooling Techniques 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 23 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Direct Liquid and Immersion Cooling Techniques 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 24 Market by Geography 2017 & 2023
Exhibit 25 Data Center Cooling Market Share by Region 2017–2023
Exhibit 26 Data Center Cooling Market in China & Hong Kong 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 27 Data Center Construction Market in China & Hong Kong by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 28 Data Center Cooling Market in China & Hong Kong by Cooling Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 29 Data Center Cooling Market in China & Hong Kong by Cooling Systems 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 30 Data Center Cooling Market in China and Hong Kong by Cooling Technique 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 31 Data Center Cooling Market in Australia 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 32 Data Center Construction Market in Australia by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 33 Data Center Cooling Market in Australia by Cooling Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 34 Data Center Cooling Market in Australia by Cooling Systems 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 35 Data Center Cooling Market in Australia by Cooling Technique 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 36 Data Center Cooling Market in Singapore 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 37 Data Center Construction Market in Singapore by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 38 Data Center Cooling Market in Singapore by Cooling Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 39 Data Center Cooling Market in Singapore by Cooling Technique 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 40 Data Center Cooling Market in Singapore by Cooling System 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 41 Data Center Cooling Market in Rest of APAC 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 42 Data Center Construction Market in Rest of APAC by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 43 Data Center Cooling Market in Rest of APAC by Cooling Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 44 Data Center Cooling Market in Rest of APAC by Cooling Systems 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 45 Data Center Cooling Market in Rest of APAC by Cooling Technique 2017–2023 ($ million)
List Of Tables
Table 1 Key Caveats
Table 2 Currency Conversion 2013−2017
Table 3 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers 2017−2023
Table 4 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers on Regions 2017
Table 5 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints 2017−2023
Table 6 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints on Regions 2017
Table 7 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends 2017−2023
Table 8 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends on Regions 2017
Table 9 Market Investment of Various Regions 2017 & 2023 ($ million)
Table 10 Data Center Cooling Market in China & Hong Kong 2017 - 2023
Table 11 Data Center Cooling Market in Australia 2017 - 2023
Table 12 Data Center Cooling Market in Singapore 2017 - 2023
Table 13 Data Center Cooling Market in Rest of APAC 2017 – 2023
Table 14 Qualitative Summary of Data Center Cooling Market in APAC
Table 15 Data Center Cooling Market 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 16 Data Center Construction Market in APAC by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Table 17 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Cooling Systems 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 18 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Cooling Technique 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 19 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Liquid Cooling Technique 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 20 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Geography 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 21 Data Center Cooling Systems Market in APAC by Geography 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 22 Data Center Cooling Market in APAC by Other Infrastructure & Geography 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 23 Data Center Cooling Market in China 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 24 Data Center Cooling Systems Market in China & Hong Kong 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 25 Data Center Cooling Market in China & Hong Kong by Cooling Technique ($ million)
Table 26 Data Center Cooling Market in Australia 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 27 Data Center Cooling System Market in Australia 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 28 Data Center Cooling Market in Australia by Cooling Technique 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 29 Data Center Cooling Market in Singapore 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 30 Data Center Cooling System Market in Singapore 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 31 Data Center Cooling Market in Singapore by Cooling Technique ($ million)
Table 32 Data Center Cooling Market in Rest of APAC 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 33 Data Center Cooling System Market in Rest of APAC 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 34 Data Center Cooling Market in Rest of APAC by Cooling Technique ($ million)

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