Pipe Products & Markets

Pipe Products & Markets

US demand for pipe is expected to grow 4.1% per year through 2024 to $50.2 billion. A rebound in oil and gas drilling activity will drive growth across a number of pipe materials, particularly steel and HDPE. Other applications expected to see healthy increases going forward include mechanical, sewer, and conduit pipe.

This report analyzes pipe demand by product and market. Data are provided in millions of dollars, millions of pounds, and millions of linear feet.

Pipe markets covered in the study include:
Oil & Gas
Potable Water
Storm & Sanitary Sewer
Conduit
Industrial Processing
Drain, Waste, & Vent
Irrigation
Structural & Mechanical

Pipe products covered in the study include
Steel
Plastic (with breakouts by resin)
Copper
Concrete
Ductile Iron
Aluminum
Clay
Other Nonferrous Metals

Scope of the Report
This report covers the scope, size, and growth of the US pipe industry, including key trends in material usage and underlying markets. Historical data are provided for 2009, 2014, and 2019, with forecasts for 2024 and 2029. Data are provided in dollar value, weight, and length. Also included is an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • Executive Summary
    • Table Figure 1-1 | US Pipe Products Market
  • Overview
    • Study Scope
    • Demand by Market
      • Market Value
        • Table Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Figure 2-1 | Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Demand in Linear Feet
        • Table Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Demand in Pounds
        • Table Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Material
      • Market Value
        • Table Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
      • Demand in Linear Feet
        • Table Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
      • Demand in Pounds
        • Table Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Trade & Tariffs
    • Pricing Trends
      • Table Average Pipe Prices by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Impact of COVID-19 on the Pipe Industry
    • Sustainability, Recycling, & Reuse
  • Oil & Gas Pipe
    • Market Scope & Definitions
      • Table OCTG & Line Pipe Applications & Definitions
    • Factors Impacting Oil & Gas Pipe Demand
      • Drilling & Hydraulic Fracturing Regulations
      • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction
    • Oil & Gas Pipe Demand Outlook
      • Table Oil & Natural Gas Pipe Demand by Application, 2009 - 2029
    • Oil & Gas Pipe Demand by Material
      • Table Oil & Natural Gas Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Plastic Oil & Gas Pipe by Resin
      • Table Plastic Oil & Natural Gas Pipe Demand by Resin, 2009 - 2029
    • Steel OCTG & Line Pipe
      • Table Steel Oil & Natural Gas Pipe Demand by Application, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Application
      • Oil & Gas Drilling Pipe
        • Table Oil & Gas Drilling Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
      • Oil & Gas Transmission Pipe
        • Table Oil & Gas Transmission Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
      • Natural Gas Distribution Pipe
        • Table Natural Gas Distribution Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Oil & Gas Pipe Suppliers
  • Potable Water Pipe
    • Market Scope & Definitions
      • Table Potable Water Applications & Definitions
    • Potable Water Infrastructure Construction Overview
    • Potable Water Pipe Demand Outlook
      • Table Potable Water Pipe Demand by Application, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Material
      • Table Potable Water Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Plastic Potable Water Pipe Demand by Resin
      • Table Plastic Potable Water Pipe Demand by Resin, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Application
      • Water Transmission Pipe
        • Table Water Transmission Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
      • Water Distribution Pipe
        • Table Water Distribution Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
      • Service Pipe & Rural Water Pipe
        • Table Other Potable Water Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
  • Storm & Sanitary Sewer Pipe
    • Market Scope & Definitions
    • Sewer Infrastructure Construction Overview
    • Sewer Pipe Demand Outlook
      • Table Storm & Sanitary Sewer Pipe Demand by Application, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Material
      • Table Storm & Sanitary Sewer Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Plastic Storm & Sewer Pipe Demand by Resin
      • Table Plastic Storm & Sanitary Sewer Pipe Demand by Resin, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Market Sector
      • Storm Sewer Pipe
        • Table Storm Sewer Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
      • Sanitary Sewer Pipe
        • Table Sanitary Sewer Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
  • Conduit Pipe
    • Market Scope & Definitions
    • Telecommunications Construction Overview
    • Conduit Pipe Demand Outlook
      • Table Conduit Pipe Demand, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Material
      • Table Conduit Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Conduit Plastic Pipe Demand by Resin
      • Table Plastic Conduit Pipe Demand by Resin, 2009 - 2029
  • Industrial Processing Pipe
    • Market Scope & Definitions
    • Process Manufacturing Outlook
    • Process Pipe Demand Outlook
      • Table Industrial Processing Pipe Demand, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Material
      • Table Industrial Processing Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Plastic Process Pipe Demand by Resin
      • Table Plastic Industrial Processing Pipe Demand by Resin, 2009 - 2029
  • Drain, Waste, Vent (DWV) Pipe
    • Scope & Definitions
    • Building Construction Outlook
      • Table Building Construction Expenditures, 2009 - 2029
    • Drain, Waste, Vent Pipe Demand Outlook
      • Table Drain, Waste, & Vent Pipe Demand, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Material
      • Table Drain, Waste, & Vent Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Plastic Drain, Waste, Vent Pipe Demand by Resin
      • Table Plastic Drain, Waste, & Vent Pipe Demand by Resin, 2009 - 2029
  • Irrigation Pipe
    • Scope & Definitions
    • Agricultural Industry & Land Usage Trends
    • Irrigation Pipe Demand Outlook
      • Table Irrigation Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Material
      • Table Irrigation Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Plastic Irrigation Pipe Demand by Resin
      • Table Plastic Irrigation Pipe Demand by Resin, 2009 - 2029
  • Structural & Mechanical Pipe
    • Scope & Definitions
    • Factors Impacting Pipe Demand
    • Structural & Mechanical Pipe Demand Outlook
      • Table Structural & Mechanical Pipe Demand by Application, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Material
      • Table Structural & Mechanical Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Plastic Structural & Mechanical Pipe Demand by Resin
      • Table Plastic Structural & Mechanical Pipe Demand by Resin, 2009 - 2029
    • Mechanical Pipe Demand by Application
      • Refrigeration Equipment & Appliances
        • Table Figure 10-1 | Refrigeration Equipment & Appliance Pipe Demand, 2009 - 2024
      • Transportation Equipment
        • Table Figure 10-2 | Transportation Equipment Pipe Demand, 2009 - 2024
      • Other Mechanical Pipe Applications
        • Table Figure 10-3 | Other Structural & Mechanical Pipe Demand, 2009 - 2024
  • Metal Pipe
    • Scope & Definitions
    • Demand by Material
      • Table Metal Pipe Demand by Material, 2009 - 2029
    • Steel Pipe
      • Supply & Demand
        • Table Steel Pipe Supply & Demand, 2009 - 2029
      • Demand by Market
        • Table Steel Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Steel Pipe Applications, Drivers, & Restraints
        • Table Steel Pipe Markets: Major Applications, Drivers, & Restraints
      • Market Share
        • Table Figure 11-1 | Steel Pipe Market Share by Company, 2019
    • Copper Pipe
      • Demand by Market
        • Table Copper Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Figure 11-2 | Copper Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Market Share
        • Table Figure 11-3 | Copper Pipe Market Share by Company, 2019
    • Ductile Iron Pipe
      • Demand by Market
        • Table Ductile Iron Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Figure 11-4 | Ductile Iron Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Market Share
        • Table Figure 11-5 | Ductile Iron Pipe Market Share by Company, 2019
    • Aluminum Pipe
      • Demand by Market
        • Table Aluminum Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Figure 11-6 | Aluminum Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Aluminum Pipe Applications, Drivers, & Restraints
        • Table Aluminum Pipe Markets: Major Applications, Drivers, & Restraints
      • Market Share
        • Table Figure 11-7 | Aluminum Pipe Market Share by Company, 2019
    • Other Metal Pipe (Titanium, Nickel)
      • Demand by Market
        • Table Other Nonferrous Metal Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Figure 11-8 | Other Nonferrous Metal Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Market Share
        • Table Figure 11-9 | Other Nonferrous Metal Pipe Market Share by Company, 2019
  • Plastic Pipe
    • Scope & Definitions
    • Plastic Pipe Applications, Drivers, & Restraints
      • Table Plastic Pipe Markets: Major Applications, Drivers, & Restraints
    • Demand by Resin
      • Demand Overview
        • Table Plastic Pipe Demand by Resin, 2009 - 2029
      • PVC
        • Table PVC Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table PVC Pipe: Performance Against Competitive Materials by Market
      • HDPE
        • Table HDPE Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table HDPE Pipe: Performance Against Competitive Materials by Market
      • PEX
        • Table PEX Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table PEX Pipe Performance Against Competitive Materials by Market
      • CPVC
        • Table CPVC Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table CPVC Pipe Performance Against Competitive Materials by Market
      • Fiberglass
        • Table Fiberglass Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Fiberglass Pipe: Performance Against Competitive Materials by Market
      • ABS
        • Table ABS Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table ABS Pipe: Performance Against Competitive Materials by Market
      • Other Resins (Polypropylene, LDPE, Other)
        • Table Other Plastic Pipe Demand by Resin & Market, 2009 - 2029
    • Demand by Market
      • Table Plastic Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Table Figure 12-1 | Plastic Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
    • Market Share
      • Table Figure 12-2 | Plastic Pipe Market Share by Company, 2019
  • Concrete & Clay Pipe
    • Concrete
      • Scope & Definition
      • Demand by Market
        • Table Concrete Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Figure 13-1 | Concrete Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Market Share
        • Table Figure 13-2 | Concrete Pipe Market Share by Company, 2019
    • Clay
      • Scope & Definition
        • Table Clay Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Figure 13-3 | Clay Pipe Demand by Market, 2009 - 2029
      • Suppliers
  • Industry Structure
    • Key Findings & Industry Composition
      • Table US Pipe Sales by Company, 2019
    • Market Share
      • Table Figure 14-1 | US Pipe Market Share by Company, 2019
      • Table Figure 14-2 | US Pipe Market: Leading Supplier, 2019
      • Table Figure 14-3 | US Pipe Market: Second Leading Supplier, 2019
      • Table Figure 14-4 | US Pipe Market: Third Leading Supplier, 2019
      • Table Figure 14-5 | US Pipe Market: Fourth Leading Supplier, 2019
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
      • Table Selected Mergers & Acquisitions
    • List of Industry Participants
      • Table Selected Industry Participants
  • Appendix
    • Scope
      • Table Relevant Industry Codes
      • Table Relevant HS Codes
    • Definitions
    • Abbreviations
      • Table Abbreviations & Acronyms Used in Study
    • Freedonia Methodology
    • Study-Specific Methodology
    • Sources
    • Associations & Agencies
    • Related Studies & Reports
    • Macroeconomic Assumptions
      • Economic Environment
        • Table Macroeconomic Indicators, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Figure 15-1 | Annual Growth in Real GDP, 2000 - 2019, Compared to 1980 - 2005 Average
      • Demographic Trends
        • Table Population & Households, 2009 - 2029
        • Table Figure 15-2 | Annual Population Growth, 2004 - 2019
      • Residential Building Construction
        • Table Residential Building Construction Expenditures, 2009 - 2029
      • Commercial Building Construction
        • Table Commercial Building Construction Expenditures, 2009 - 2029
      • Nonbuilding Construction Expenditures
        • Table Nonbuilding Construction Expenditures, 2009 - 2029

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