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World Commercial Refrigeration Equipment


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World Commercial Refrigeration Equipment

World demand to reach $38 billion in 2018
Global demand for commercial refrigeration equipment will grow to $38 billion in 2018. Advances will be bolstered in large part by ongoing industrialization and food retail modernization efforts in many of the world’s developing countries, such as China and India. Among developed nations, recovering economic conditions will drive demand, given that purchases of commercial refrigeration equipment were postponed through much of the 2003-2008 period due to the global economic downturn.

Regulatory changes to favor new equipment sales
Changes in refrigerant and efficiency regulations will drive sales of commercial refrigeration equipment in most of the world’s markets. This is particularly important in the developed world as certain refrigerants are phased out and commercial settings look to reduce their power usage. For instance, in Western Europe and the US, the gradual ban on fluorocarbon- based refrigerants that have high ozone-depleting potential will force many consumers to purchase new equipment optimized for more environmentally benign refrigerants.

Reach-ins, walk-ins to be fastest growing products
Among the primary commercial refrigeration products, reach-in and walk-in refrigerators and freezers will record some of the fastest gains in demand through the forecast period. These products benefit primarily from their utilization in nearly all parts of the food and beverage industry. Demand for commercial refrigeration parts will fuel robust gains. Advances will be spurred in developed countries by the retrofitting of current equipment to be more energy efficient, and in developing areas by the maintenance of existing stock.

China to remain world’s fastest growing market
China will continue to be the world’s fastest growing market for commercial refrigeration equipment, driven by the continued development of its food and beverage industry. This includes products used in food retail and foodservice applications, as well as in food production and food distribution settings, as China invests in an established cold chain to decrease the amount of food spoiled during distribution. India and many of the world’s other developing countries are also prioritizing cold chain development through construction of warehouses and other facilities for freezing or chilling food awaiting transport. The demand for fresh food products and rising interest in imported foods and modern processed foods has increased alongside heightened standards of living and a burgeoning middle class. Still, market penetration for commercial refrigeration products remains low in these areas, indicating significant room for growth going forward.

Although increasing at rates below the global average, demand gains in developed nations will play an important role in overall market advances. This is particularly true in the US, the largest national market for commercial refrigeration equipment. The US is home to one of the most expansive foodservice and food retail industries. In addition, US consumers have an increasingly sophisticated palate, and demand for specialty food products -- such as organic foods and imported products-- will raise the number of items stored on refrigerated shelves, supporting demand gains.


  • INTRODUCTION
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND
  • MARKET ENVIRONMENT
    • General
    • World Population Outlook
      • Table WORLD POPULATION BY REGION
    • World Urbanization Patterns
      • Table WORLD URBAN POPULATION BY REGION
    • World Economic Overview
      • Recent Historical Trends
      • World Economic Outlook
        • Table WORLD GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT BY REGION
    • World Fixed Investment Outlook
      • Table WORLD FIXED INVESTMENT BY REGION
    • World Personal Income & Expenditures
      • Table WORLD PER CAPITA GDP BY REGION
    • World Food Industry Overview
      • Table WORLD FOOD & BEVERAGE MANUFACTURING VALUE ADDED BY REGION
    • World Nonresidential Building Expenditures
      • Table WORLD NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDING EXPENDITURES BY REGION
    • Pricing Patterns
      • Table COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT PRICING
    • Legal & Regulatory Issues
      • Montreal Protocol
      • Kyoto Protocol
    • Technology & Product Development
  • OVERVIEW
    • General
    • Regional Overview
      • Demand
        • Table WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION
        • Table CHART III-1 WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION, 2013
        • Table CHART III-2 CHANGE IN COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT EMAND BY REGION, 2013-2018
      • Production
        • Table WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT PRODUCTION BY REGION
        • Table CHART III-3 WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT PRODUCTION BY REGION, 2013
      • International Trade
        • Table WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT NET EXPORTS BY REGION
    • Demand by Product
      • Table WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY PRODUCT
      • Table CHART III-4 WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY PRODUCT, 2013
      • Reach-In & Walk-In Refrigerators & Freezers
        • Table WORLD REACH-IN & WALK-IN REFRIGERATOR & FREEZER DEMAND BY REGION
        • Table CHART III-5 WORLD REACH-IN & WALK-IN REFRIGERATOR & FREEZER DEMAND BY REGION, 2013
      • Display Cases
        • Table WORLD REFRIGERATED DISPLAY CASE DEMAND BY REGION
        • Table CHART III-6 WORLD REFRIGERATED DISPLAY CASE DEMAND BY REGION, 2013
      • Beverage Refrigeration Equipment
        • Table WORLD BEVERAGE REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION
        • Table CHART III-7 WORLD BEVERAGE REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION, 2013
      • Ice Machines
        • Table WORLD ICE MACHINE DEMAND BY REGION
        • Table CHART III-8 WORLD ICE MACHINE DEMAND BY REGION, 2013
      • Refrigerated Vending Machines
        • Table WORLD REFRIGERATED VENDING MACHINE DEMAND BY REGION
        • Table CHART III-9 WORLD REFRIGERATED VENDING MACHINE DEMAND BY REGION, 2013
      • Other Equipment
        • Table WORLD OTHER COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION
        • Table CHART III-10 WORLD OTHER COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION, 2013
      • Parts
        • Table WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT PARTS DEMAND BY REGION
        • Table CHART III-11 WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT PARTS DEMAND BY REGION, 2013
  • NORTH AMERICA
    • North America: General
    • North America: Supply & Demand
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
    • North America: Product Outlook
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
      • Table CHART IV-1 NORTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2013
    • United States
      • United States: General
      • United States: Supply & Demand
        • Table UNITED STATES: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • United States: Product Outlook
        • Table UNITED STATES: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Canada
      • Canada: General
      • Canada: Supply & Demand
        • Table CANADA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Canada: Product Outlook
        • Table CANADA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Mexico
      • Mexico: General
      • Mexico: Supply & Demand
        • Table MEXICO: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Mexico: Product Outlook
        • Table MEXICO: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
  • WESTERN EUROPE
    • Western Europe: General
    • Western Europe: Supply & Demand
      • Table WESTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
    • Western Europe: Product Outlook
      • Table WESTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
      • Table CHART V-1 WESTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2013
    • France
      • France: General
      • France: Supply & Demand
        • Table FRANCE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • France: Product Outlook
        • Table FRANCE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Germany
      • Germany: General
      • Germany: Supply & Demand
        • Table GERMANY: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Germany: Product Outlook
        • Table GERMANY: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Italy
      • Italy: General
      • Italy: Supply & Demand
        • Table ITALY: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Italy: Product Outlook
        • Table ITALY: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • The Netherlands
      • The Netherlands: General
      • The Netherlands: Supply & Demand
        • Table THE NETHERLANDS: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • The Netherlands: Product Outlook
        • Table THE NETHERLANDS: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Spain
      • Spain: General
      • Spain: Supply & Demand
        • Table SPAIN: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Spain: Product Outlook
        • Table SPAIN: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • United Kingdom
      • United Kingdom: General
      • United Kingdom: Supply & Demand
        • Table UNITED KINGDOM: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • United Kingdom: Product Outlook
        • Table UNITED KINGDOM: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Other Western Europe
      • Other Western Europe: General
      • Other Western Europe: Supply & Demand
        • Table OTHER WESTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Other Western Europe: Product Outlook
        • Table OTHER WESTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
  • ASIA/PACIFIC
    • Asia/Pacific General
    • Asia/Pacific: Supply & Demand
      • Table ASIA/PACIFIC: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
    • Asia/Pacific: Product Outlook
      • Table ASIA/PACIFIC: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
      • Table CHART VI-1 ASIA/PACIFIC: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2013
    • Australia
      • Australia: General
      • Australia: Supply & Demand
        • Table AUSTRALIA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Australia: Product Outlook
        • Table AUSTRALIA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • China
      • China: General
      • China: Supply & Demand
        • Table CHINA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • China: Product Outlook
        • Table CHINA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • India
      • India: General
      • India: Supply & Demand
        • Table INDIA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • India: Product Outlook
        • Table INDIA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Indonesia
      • Indonesia: General
      • Indonesia: Supply & Demand
        • Table INDONESIA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Indonesia: Product Outlook
        • Table INDONESIA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Japan
      • Japan: General
      • Japan: Supply & Demand
        • Table JAPAN: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Japan: Product Outlook
        • Table JAPAN: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • South Korea
      • South Korea: General
      • South Korea: Supply & Demand
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • South Korea: Product Outlook
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Taiwan
      • Taiwan: General
      • Taiwan: Supply & Demand
        • Table TAIWAN: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Taiwan: Product Outlook
        • Table TAIWAN: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Thailand
      • Thailand: General
      • Thailand: Supply & Demand
        • Table THAILAND: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Thailand: Product Outlook
        • Table THAILAND: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Other Asia/Pacific
      • Other Asia/Pacific: General
      • Other Asia/Pacific: Supply & Demand
        • Table OTHER ASIA/PACIFIC: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Other Asia/Pacific: Product Outlook
        • Table OTHER ASIA/PACIFIC: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
  • OTHER REGIONS
    • Central & South America
      • Central & South America: General
      • Central & South America: Supply & Demand
        • Table CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Central & South America: Product Outlook
        • Table CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
      • Brazil
        • Table BRAZIL: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
        • Table BRAZIL: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
      • Other Central & South America
        • Table OTHER CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
        • Table OTHER CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Eastern Europe
      • Eastern Europe: General
      • Eastern Europe: Supply & Demand
        • Table EASTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Eastern Europe: Product Outlook
        • Table EASTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
        • Table CHART VII-1 EASTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2013
      • Poland
        • Table POLAND: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
        • Table POLAND: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
      • Russia
        • Table RUSSIA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
        • Table RUSSIA: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
      • Other Eastern Europe
        • Table OTHER EASTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
        • Table OTHER EASTERN EUROPE: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
    • Africa/Mideast
      • Africa/Mideast: General
      • Africa/Mideast: Supply & Demand
        • Table AFRICA/MIDEAST: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
      • Africa/Mideast: Product Outlook
        • Table AFRICA/MIDEAST: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
      • Turkey
        • Table TURKEY: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
        • Table TURKEY: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
      • Other Africa/Mideast
        • Table OTHER AFRICA/MIDEAST: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SUPPLY & DEMAND
        • Table OTHER AFRICA/MIDEAST: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE
  • INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
    • General
    • Industry Composition
      • Table WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT SALES BY COMPANY, 2013
    • Market Share
      • Table CHART VIII-1 WORLD COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION EQUIPMENT MARKET SHARE, 2013
    • Product Development & Manufacturing
    • Marketing & Distribution
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
      • Table SELECTED ACQUISITIONS & DIVESTITURES
    • Cooperative Agreements
      • Table SELECTED COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS
    • Company Profiles
      • AHT Cooling Systems GmbH
      • Air Products and Chemicals Incorporated
      • Ali SpA
      • Berkshire Hathaway Incorporated
      • Brema Ice Makers SpA
      • Bundy Refrigeration Srl
      • Celli SpA
      • Crane Company
      • Daikin Industries Limited
      • Dalian Bingshan Group Company Limited
      • Danfoss A/S
      • Dover Corporation
      • Dunham-Bush Holding Berhad
      • Electrolux AB
      • Emerson Electric Company
      • Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV
      • Frigoglass SAIC
      • GEA Group AG
      • Hoshizaki Electric Company Limited
      • Hussmann Corporation
      • Illinois Tool Works Incorporated
      • IMI plc
      • Ingersoll-Rand plc
      • Johnson Controls Incorporated
      • Lennox International Incorporated
      • Linde Group
      • Manitowoc Company Incorporated
      • Metalfrio Solutions SA
      • Midea Group Company Limited
      • Mueller (Paul) Company
      • Panasonic Corporation
      • Perlick Corporation
      • Sanden Corporation
      • SPX Corporation
      • Standex International Corporation
      • Tecumseh Products Company
      • Thermo Fisher Scientific Incorporated
      • United Technologies Corporation
      • Vector Industries Incorporated
      • Vin Service SRL
      • Voltas Limited
      • Yantai Moon Group Company Limited
      • Zhejiang Huamei Manufacture Electrical Appliances Company Limited
    • Additional Companies in the World Commercial Refrigeration Industry

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