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Methane Hydrates: Applications and Global Markets Through 2023

Methane Hydrates: Applications and Global Markets Through 2023

Report Scope:

The methane hydrate market is segmented into the following categories -
- By extraction type: offshore methane hydrate and onshore methane hydrate.
- By application: transportation fuel application, industrial application and other applications.
- By region: North America is segmented into the U.S., Canada and Mexico; Europe is segmented into U.K., Germany, France, Russia and Rest of Europe; Asia-Pacific (APAC) is segmented into Japan, India, China and Rest of Asia-Pacific; and the Rest of the World (ROW) covers Latin America, Middle East and Africa.
- Estimated values used are based on manufacturers’ total volume. Projected and forecasted values are in constant units, unadjusted for inflation.

In addition to industry and competitive analysis of the methane hydrate market, this report also includes a patent analysis and a listing of company profiles for key players in the methane hydrates market.

Report Includes:

- 50 data tables and 24 additional tables
- An overview of the global market for methane hydrates and their applications
- Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2017 and 2018, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2023
- Analyses of the various types of methane hydrates and the market dynamics of each end-use
- Examination of the current state of knowledge about the distribution and availability of gas hydrates, the status of recovery technology, and the potential role of methane from gas hydrates in the future energy system
- Profiles of leading companies in the market, including Baker Hughes, Inc., Chevron Corp., Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd., Royal Dutch Shell plc and Valero Energy Corporation


Chapter 1 Introduction
Study Goals and Objectives
Reasons for Doing This Study
Scope of Report
Methodology
Information Sources
Primary Sources
Secondary Sources
Intended Audience
Geographic Breakdown
Analyst's Credentials
BCC Custom Research
Related BCC Research Reports
Chapter 2 Summary and Highlights
Chapter 3 Market and Technology Background
Market Definitions and the Evolution of Methane Hydrate
Future Outlook and Expectations
Market Dynamics
Drivers
Restraints
Key Developments in the Field of Methane Hydrates
Methane Hydrate Extraction
Water Circulation
Depressurization
Inhibitor Injection Process
Supply Chain Analysis
Exploration, Testing and Extraction
Research and Implementation
End-User Industries
Chapter 4 Analysis of Market Opportunities
Technological Advancements
Sustainable Development
Global Energy Security
Chapter 5 Market Breakdown by Type
Introduction
Offshore Methane Hydrates
Onshore Methane Hydrates
Chapter 6 Market Breakdown by Application
Introduction
Transportation Fuel
Industrial Applications
Other Applications
Chapter 7 Market Breakdown by Region
Introduction
North America
Europe
Asia-Pacific
Rest of World
Chapter 8 Patent Review/New Developments
Patent Review, by Year and Country
Important Patents on Methane Hydrate Production Methods and Related Technologies
U.S. Patents and Patent Applications
European Patents and Patent Applications
Japanese Patents and Patent Applications
Chapter 9 Company Profiles
AKER SOLUTIONS AS
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
ASAHI TECHNO
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
BAKER HUGHES
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
CHEVRON CORP.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
CHIYODA CORP.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
EXXONMOBIL UPSTREAM RESEARCH CO.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
GENERON
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
GLOBAL OIL & GAS AG
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
HITACHI HIGH-TECH ANALYTICAL SCIENCE
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
IDEMITSU KOSAN CO. LTD.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
INPEX CORP.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
JAPAN DRILLING CO. LTD.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
JAPAN METHANE HYDRATE OPERATING CO. LTD.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
JAPAN OIL, GAS AND METAL NATIONAL CORPORATION
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
JAPAN PETROLEUM EXPLORATION CO. LTD.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
MEISHO CO. LTD.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
MITSUBISHI GAS CHEMICAL CO., INC.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
MITSUI ENGINEERING & SHIPBUILDING CO. LTD.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
MODEC, INC.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
NBL TECHNOVATOR CO. LTD.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
NIPPON STEEL & SUMIKIN ENGINEERING CO. LTD.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
OIL AND NATURAL GAS CORPORATION LIMITED
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
PETROCHINA COMPANY LIMITED
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
SINOPEC CORPORATION
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
TOTAL S.A.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
TOYO ENGINEERING CORP.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
TUNDRA OIL & GAS PARTNERSHIP LTD.
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
UNIVERSAL AIR & GAS PRODUCTS CORPORATION
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
VALERO ENERGY CORPORATION
Overview
Primary Business
Financials
Business Strategy
List of Tables
Summary Table : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Type, Through 2023
Table 1 : Global Market Volume for Offshore Methane Hydrates, by Type, Through 2023
Table 2 : Global Market Volume for Offshore Methane Hydrates, by Application, Through 2023
Table 3 : Global Market Volume for Offshore Methane Hydrates, by Region, Through 2023
Table 4 : Global Market Volume for Onshore Methane Hydrates, by Application, Through 2023
Table 5 : Global Market Volume for Onshore Methane Hydrates, by Region, Through 2023
Table 6 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Transportation Fuel, by Type, Through 2023
Table 7 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Transportation Fuel, by Region, Through 2023
Table 8 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Industrial Applications, by Type, Through 2023
Table 9 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Industrial Applications, by Region, Through 2023
Table 10 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Other Applications, by Type, Through 2023
Table 11 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Other Applications, by Region, Through 2023
Table 12 : North American Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Type, Through 2023
Table 13 : North American Market Volume for Offshore Methane Hydrates, by Type, Through 2023
Table 14 : North American Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Application, Through 2023
Table 15 : North American Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Country, Through 2023
Table 16 : European Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Type, Through 2023
Table 17 : European Market Volume for Offshore Methane Hydrate, by Type, Through 2023
Table 18 : European Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Application, Through 2023
Table 19 : European Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Country, Through 2023
Table 20 : Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Type, Through 2023
Table 21 : Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Offshore Methane Hydrates, by Type, Through 2023
Table 22 : Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Application, Through 2023
Table 23 : Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Country, Through 2023
Table 24 : Rest of World Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Type, Through 2023
Table 25 : Rest of World Market Volume for Offshore Methane Hydrate, by Type, Through 2023
Table 26 : Rest of World Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Application, Through 2023
Table 27 : Rest of World Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Country, Through 2023
Table 28 : Aker Solutions: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 29 : Aker Solutions: Developments, 2018
Table 30 : Baker Hughes: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 31 : Baker Hughes: Developments, 2017-2018
Table 32 : Chevron Corp.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 33 : Chevron Corp.: Developments, 2017-2018
Table 34 : Chiyoda Corp.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 35 : Chiyoda Corp.: Developments, 2016-2018
Table 36 : ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co.: Financials, Through 2017
Table 37 : ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co.: Developments, 2017-2018
Table 38 : Generon: Developments, 2018
Table 39 : Global Oil & Gas AG: Company Financials, Through 2016
Table 40 : Global Oil & Gas AG: Developments, 2014
Table 41 : Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science: Developments, 2018
Table 42 : Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 43 : Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd.: Developments, 2016-2018
Table 44 : INPEX Corp.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 45 : INPEX Corp.: Developments, 2017-2018
Table 46 : Japan Drilling Co. Ltd.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 47 : Japan Drilling Co. Ltd.: Developments, 2016-2018
Table 48 : Japan Methane Hydrate Operating Co.: Developments, 2014-2017
Table 49 : Japan Oil, Gas and Metal National Corporation: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 50 : Japan Oil, Gas and Metal National Corporation: Developments, 2017-2018
Table 51 : Japan Petroleum Exploration Co. Ltd.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 52 : Japan Petroleum Exploration Co. Ltd.: Developments, 2018
Table 53 : Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co., Inc.: Financials, Through 2017
Table 54 : Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co., Inc.: Developments, 2015-2017
Table 55 : Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.: Company Financials, Through 2016
Table 56 : Mitsui Engineering & ShipBuilding Co. Ltd.: Developments, 2018
Table 57 : Modec Inc.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 58 : Modec, Inc.: Developments, 2016-2017
Table 59 : Nippon Steel & Sumikin Engineering Co. Ltd.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 60 : Nippon Steel & Sumikin Engineering Co. Ltd.: Developments, 2017
Table 61 : Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 62 : PetroChina Company Limited: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 63 : PetroChina Company Limited.: Developments, 2015-2018
Table 64 : Royal Dutch Shell plc: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 65 : Royal Dutch Shell plc: Developments, 2017-2018
Table 66 : Sinopec Corporation: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 67 : Sinopec Corporation: Developments, 2018
Table 68 : Total S.A.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 69 : Total S.A.: Developments, 2016-2018
Table 70 : Toyo Engineering Corp.: Company Financials, Through 2017
Table 71 : Toyo Engineering Corp.: Developments, 2017
Table 72 : Valero Energy Corporation: Company Financials, Through 2016
Table 73 : Valero Energy Corporation: Developments, 2018
List of Figures
Summary Figure : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Type, 2017–2023
Figure 1 : Methane Hydrate Supply Chain
Figure 2 : Global Market Volume for Offshore Methane Hydrates, by Application, 2017–2023
Figure 3 : Global Market Volume for Offshore Methane Hydrates, by Region, 2017–2023
Figure 4 : lobal Market Volume for Onshore Methane Hydrates, by Application, 2017–2023
Figure 5 : Global Market Volume for Onshore Methane Hydrates, by Region, 2017–2023
Figure 6 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Transportation Fuel, by Type, 2017–2023
Figure 7 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Transportation Fuel, by Region, 2017–2023
Figure 8 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Industrial Applications, by Type, 2017–2023
Figure 9 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Industrial Applications, by Region, 2017–2023
Figure 10 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Other Applications, by Type, 2017–2023
Figure 11 : Global Market Volume for Methane Hydrate in Other Applications, by Region, 2017–2023
Figure 12 : North American Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Type, 2017–2023
Figure 13 : North American Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Application, 2017–2023
Figure 14 : North American Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Country, 2017–2023
Figure 15 : European Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Type, 2017–2023
Figure 16 : European Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Application, 2017–2023
Figure 17 : European Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Country, 2017–2023
Figure 18 : Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Type, 2017–2023
Figure 19 : Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Application, 2017–2023
Figure 20 : Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Country, 2017–2023
Figure 21 : Rest of World Market Volume for Methane Hydrate, by Type, 2017–2023
Figure 22 : Rest of World Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Application, 2017–2023
Figure 23 : Rest of World Market Volume for Methane Hydrates, by Country, 2017–2023
Figure 24 : Global Shares of Patents and Patent Applications on Methane Hydrate Production Methods and Related Technologies, by Year, 2013-2017
Figure 25 : Global Shares of Patents and Patent Applications on Methane Hydrate Production Methods and Related Technologies, by Country, 2014–2017

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