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Air Pollution Control Equipment: Technologies and Global Markets

Air Pollution Control Equipment: Technologies and Global Markets

The global market for air pollution control equipment reached nearly $56.6 billion and $61 billion in 2013 and 2014, respectively. This market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.2% to $78.4 billion for the period 2014-2019.

This report provides:

An in-depth analysis of the global markets and technologies for air pollution control equipment.

Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2013 and 2014, and projections of CAGRs through 2019.

Coverage of the main types and applications of the equipment used.

Examination of the market's dynamics including growth drivers, restraints, and opportunities.

A look at current technologies and where developments may take place in the near future.

Comprehensive company profiles of key players in the air pollution control equipment industry.


This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the global air pollution control equipment market based on:

Region: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and rest of the world.
Product type: Electrostatic precipitators, flue gas desulfurization, fabric filters, scrubbers, DeNOx systems and others (e.g., thermal and catalytic oxidizers, fans, compressors).
End user: Industries, including power, cement, steel. energy, mining, chemicals and others (e.g., paper, food, textiles).

The research analyzes the regulatory framework in the three most significant regions—North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific—with specific mention of countries, including China, India and Canada, as well as the impact of regulations on the air pollution control equipment market. It covers revenue forecasts for the air pollution control equipment market for all the regions mentioned, and it provides a detailed forecast of the market’s revenues by product type and across end-user industries.

This study focuses on end-of-pipe industrial pollution control equipment only and does not evaluate vehicular pollution control.

Revenues are provided in U.S. dollars. The base year for the study is 2013. Compound annual growth rate (CAGR) and revenues are provided over a five-year period from 2014 to 2019.

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION
BACKGROUND
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY
SCOPE OF REPORT
INTENDED AUDIENCE
INFORMATION SOURCES
ANALYST CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
CHAPTER 2 SUMMARY
SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW
DEFINITIONS
INDUSTRIAL AIR POLLUTION
Air Pollution Due to Stationary Combustion
Stationary Industrial Sources of Air Pollution
POLLUTION EQUIPMENT
FIGURE 1 AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT TYPES
PARTICULATE CONTROL
Electrostatic Precipitators
TABLE 1 ELECTROSTATIC PRECIPITATOR TYPES
Fabric Filters
Shaker
Reverse Air
Pulse Jet
Scrubbers
GAS TREATMENT
Absorption
Flue Gas Desulfurization
Reduction
DeNOx Systems
Thermal Oxidizers
INDUSTRY REGULATIONS
INSTITUTIONS, LAWS AND REGULATIONS
AIR POLLUTION CONTROL INSTITUTIONS
Pollution Prevention
Risk Assessment and Risk Reduction
Scientific Research and Technology
Policy Instruments
Regulatory Education
Regulatory Development
Enforcement
AIR POLLUTION LAWS AND REGULATIONS
Government Levels
REGULATION BY REGION
North America
Clean Air Act
Clean Air Interstate Rule
Mercury and Air Toxics Standard
Europe
National Emissions Ceilings Directive
Large Combustion Plant Directive
Asia-Pacific
Environmental Regulations: China
National 10 Measures
Control of Coal Consumption
Mechanism Development
New Incentives
Local Response
CHAPTER 4 POLICY ANALYSIS
ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION, STANDARDS AND INCENTIVES
GENERAL INDUSTRY POLICY
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AND INNOVATION
PHYSICAL INVESTMENT
SMALL FIRMS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
GLOBALIZATION
SPECIFIC POLICY MEASURES
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AND TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT
CHAPTER 5 PRICING ANALYSIS
PARTICULATE CONTROL
FLUE GAS DESULFURIZATION
NOX CONTROL
TOTAL MARKET
TABLE 2 GLOBAL AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 2 GLOBAL AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET BY REGION
NORTH AMERICA
MARKET TRENDS
New Source Review Program
CHRONOLOGY OF GOVERNMENT LEGISLATION IN SULFUR DIOXIDE
CONTROL, WITH IMPLICATIONS FOR THE FLUE GAS
DESULFURIZATION MARKET
Government Action Summary and Implications for Flue Gas
Desulfurization Market
Air Pollution Control Act, July 1955
Flue Gas Desulfurization Market Implications:
Clean Air Act, December 1963
Flue Gas Desulfurization Market Implications
Air Quality Control Act, November 1967
Flue Gas Desulfurization Market Implications
Clean Air Act Amendments, December 1970
Summary
Flue Gas Desulfurization Market Implications
New Source Performance Standards, December 1971
Summary
Flue Gas Desulfurization Market Implications
Clean Air Act Amendments, August 1977
Summary
Flue Gas Desulfurization Market Implications
New Source Performance Standards, June 1979
Summary
Flue Gas Desulfurization Market Implications
Senate Attempt at 1987 Clean Air Act Amendments
Summary
Flue Gas Desulfurization Market Implications
1990 Clean Air Act Amendments, November 1990
Summary
Flue Gas Desulfurization Market Implications
MARKET REVENUES AND FORECASTS
TABLE 3 NORTH AMERICAN AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 3 NORTH AMERICAN AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
EUROPE
MARKET TRENDS
MARKET REVENUES AND FORECASTS
TABLE 4 EUROPEAN AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 4 EUROPEAN AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
ASIA-PACIFIC
MARKET TRENDS
REVENUES AND FORECASTS
TABLE 5 ASIA-PACIFIC AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 5 ASIA-PACIFIC AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
REST OF THE WORLD
TABLE 6 REST OF WORLD AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 6 REST OF WORLD AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 6 MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE
ELECTROSTATIC PRECIPITATORS
MARKET TRENDS
REVENUES AND FORECASTS
TABLE 7 GLOBAL ELECTROSTATIC PRECIPITATOR MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 7 GLOBAL ELECTROSTATIC PRECIPITATOR MARKET BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FLUE GAS DESULFURIZATION
MARKET TRENDS
MARKET REVENUES AND FORECASTS
TABLE 8 GLOBAL FLUE GAS DESULFURIZATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 8 GLOBAL FLUE GAS DESULFURIZATION MARKET BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FABRIC FILTERS
MARKET TRENDS
REVENUES AND FORECASTS
TABLE 9 GLOBAL FABRIC FILTER MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 9 GLOBAL FABRIC FILTER MARKET BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
SCRUBBERS
MARKET TRENDS
REVENUES AND FORECASTS
TABLE 10 GLOBAL SCRUBBER MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 10 GLOBAL SCRUBBER MARKET BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
DeNOx SYSTEMS
MARKET TRENDS
REVENUES AND FORECASTS
TABLE 11 GLOBAL DENOX SYSTEM MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 11 GLOBAL DENOX SYSTEM MARKET BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
OTHERS
TABLE 12 GLOBAL OTHERS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 12 GLOBAL OTHERS MARKET BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET BY END-USER INDUSTRY
POWER INDUSTRY
Market Trends
Revenues and Forecasts
TABLE 13 GLOBAL POWER INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 13 GLOBAL POWER INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CEMENT INDUSTRY
Market Trends
Revenues and Forecasts
TABLE 14 GLOBAL CEMENT INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 14 GLOBAL CEMENT INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
STEEL INDUSTRY
Market Trends
Revenues and Forecasts
TABLE 15 GLOBAL STEEL INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 15 GLOBAL STEEL INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
OTHER INDUSTRIES
Market Trends
Revenues and Forecasts
Energy
TABLE 16 GLOBAL ENERGY INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 16 GLOBAL ENERGY INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
Mining
TABLE 17 GLOBAL MINING INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 17 GLOBAL MINING INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
Chemical
TABLE 18 GLOBAL CHEMICAL INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 18 GLOBAL CHEMICAL INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
Others
TABLE 19 GLOBAL OTHER INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 19 GLOBAL OTHER INDUSTRY MARKET BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2012-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 7 CANADA
REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS
EMISSION REDUCTION TARGETS
CHAPTER 8 GERMANY
CHAPTER 9 MIDDLE EAST
CHAPTER 10 CHINA
GEOGRAPHIC SPREAD
JIANGSU, ZHEJIANG AND SHANDONG
LIAONING
HEBEI AND BEIJING
TABLE 20 KEY REGIONS AND THEIR EMISSIONS, 2013
GOVERNMENT MEASURES
TWELFTH FIVE-YEAR PLAN
TABLE 21 AIR POLLUTION CONTROL PROJECTS, 2012
INDUSTRIAL PARTICULATE MATTER CONTROL
ELECTROSTATIC PRECIPITATOR MARKET
FLUE GAS DESULFURIZATION MARKET
END-USER TRENDS
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
FUTURE TRENDS
BEST PROSPECTS
BARRIERS TO ENTRY
TAXATION
REGULATION AND DEREGULATION
TECHNOLOGY TRENDS
CHAPTER 11 INDIA
MARKET DRIVERS
MARKET RESTRAINTS
INDIAN COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
REGULATIONS
POLICY AND REGULATORY FRAMEWORK
MINIMUM NATIONAL STANDARDS
FACTORS PREVENTING IMPLEMENTATION OF REGULATIONS
FUTURE TRENDS
CHAPTER 12 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE AND COMPETITIVE ANALYSIS
INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
PRICING
SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE
CHINESE INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
FIGURE 20 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
INDUSTRY CHALLENGES
MAINTAINING COMPETITIVE PRICING WITHOUT COMPROMISING ON PRODUCT QUALITY: SHRINKING PROFIT MARGINS FOR SUPPLIERS
HIGH INVESTMENTS IN RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CHALLENGE LOCAL
MANUFACTURERS AGAINST FOREIGN SUPPLIERS
MARKET DRIVERS
STRINGENT AIR POLLUTION CONTROL LEGISLATION FUELING GROWTH FOR THE AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT MARKET
RAPID INDUSTRIALIZATION COUPLED WITH EXPANSION OF COAL-FIRED
POWER PLANTS IN CHINA AND INDIA DRIVING MARKET FOR FLUE GAS DESULFURIZATION EQUIPMENT
BETTER APPRECIATION FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND BEST PRACTICES BY MULTINATIONAL COMPANIES FUELING MARKET GROWTH IN THE ASIA-PACIFIC REGION
ADVERSE EFFECTS OF AIR POLLUTANTS PROMPTING INSTALLATION OF AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT IN STATIONARY FACILITIES, THEREBY AIDING MARKET EXPANSION
MARKET RESTRAINTS
LOW-COST RETROFIT TECHNOLOGY SUBSTITUTES FOR CAPPING
POLLUTANTS, ARRESTING TECHNOLOGICAL PROGRESS
NO RETURN ON INVESTMENT CURBS REVENUE GROWTH
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
CHINA
INDIA
MARKET SHARES
CHAPTER 13 FUTURE AIR POLLUTION POLICIES
FUTURE DIRECTION OF POLICY AND SCIENCE
CHAPTER 14 COMPANY PROFILES
AIREPURE
AIR PROTEKT LIMITED
AIR-CLEAR LLC
ALSTOM ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL & CARBON CAPTURE SYSTEMS
AMERICAN AIR FILTER INTERNATIONAL
ANDRITZ ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS, INC
ANGUIL ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS
BABOCK & WILCOX COMPANY
BIOTHERMICA TECHNOLOGIES INC.
CATALYTIC PRODUCTS INTERNATIONAL
CECO ENVIRONMENTAL
CLYDE BERGEMANN
CTP AIR POLLUTION CONTROL
DONALDSON TORIT
DUCON
EPCON INDUSTRIAL SOLUTIONS LP
ERG (AIR POLLUTION CONTROL) LTD.
FLSMIDTH
FOSTER WHEELER
FOWLEREX TECHNOLOGIES PTY LTD
FUEL TECH INC.
FUJIAN LONGKING CO. LTD.
HALDOR TOPSOE
HAMON RESEARCH COTTRELL
JOHNSON MATTHEY EMISSION CONTROL TECHNOLOGIES
MEGTEC SYSTEMS INC.
MITSUBISHI HITACHI POWER SYSTEMS AMERICA
NEDERMAN
POLLUTION SYSTEMS
PPC AIR POLLUTION CONTROL SYSTEMS
Q-AIR ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROLS
SIEMENS ENERGY
TOTAL AIR POLLUTION CONTROL
UNITED AIR SPECIALISTS INC.
CHAPTER 15 PATENT ANALYSIS
AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT ANALYSIS
TRENDS BY PRODUCT TYPE
FIGURE 21 AIR POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT PATENT SHARES BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013 (%)
CHAPTER 16 APPENDIX
FIGURE 22 GLOBAL SULFUR DIOXIDE EMISSIONS, 1970-2050 (MT)
FIGURE 23 GLOBAL NITROGEN OXIDES EMISSIONS, 1970-2050 (MT)
TABLE 22 NORTH AMERICAN SULFUR DIOXIDE AND NITROGEN OXIDES EMISSIONS, 2011
FIGURE 24 EUROPEAN SECTOR-WISE DISTRIBUTION OF NITROGEN OXIDES EMISSIONS, 2011 (%)
FIGURE 25 EUROPEAN SECTOR-WISE DISTRIBUTION OF SULFUR DIOXIDE EMISSIONS, 2011 (%)
FIGURE 26 PM10 CONCENTRATIONS FOR MAJOR CITIES: BASELINE, 2010-2050
FIGURE 27 CONTRIBUTIONS TO E.U. EMISSIONS OF PRIMARY PARTICULATE MATTER (PM10) FROM MAIN SOURCE SECTORS, 2002-2011 (GG/YEAR)
FIGURE 28 CONTRIBUTIONS TO E.U. EMISSIONS OF PRIMARY PARTICULATE MATTER (PM2.5) FROM MAIN SOURCE SECTORS, 2002-2011 (GG/YEAR)
FIGURE 29 CONTRIBUTIONS TO E.U. NITROGEN OXIDES EMISSIONS FROM MAIN SOURCE SECTORS, 2002-2011 (GG/YEAR)
FIGURE 30 CONTRIBUTIONS TO E.U. SULFUR OXIDES EMISSIONS FROM MAIN SOURCE SECTORS, 2002-2011 (GG/YEAR)
FIGURE 31 CONTRIBUTIONS TO E.U. NON-METHANE VOLATILE ORGANIC
COMPOUNDS EMISSIONS FROM MAIN SOURCE SECTORS, 2002-2011 (GG/YEAR)

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