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World Water Treatment Equipment


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World Water Treatment Equipment

World demand to rise nearly 7% annually through 2017
World demand for water treatment equipment is expected to grow almost seven percent per year through 2017. Developing parts of the world -- such as the Asia/Pacific, Eastern Europe, and Africa/Mideast regions -- are expected to show strong growth, with gains supported by improved access to treated drinking water and sanitation facilities, particularly through greater use of filtration and membrane systems. Expanded manufacturing and industrial activities requiring the use of water treatment equipment such as membrane systems and disinfection equipment will also promote growth in these regions. More modest gains are expected in mature markets for water treatment equipment -- such as North America and Western Europe -- with demand for membrane systems and disinfection equipment supported by continued efforts to reduce chemical use by replacing chlorine and other chemicals with water treatment equipment, and in the US by an ongoing rebound in production output after the 2007-2009 recession.

Membrane equipment to offer best growth prospects
Increasing standards for process and supply water in manufacturing and other industrial applications in all regions will contribute to strong growth prospects for membrane equipment, which is projected to increase its market share to 20 percent by 2017. Membrane equipment demand will also be promoted by greater interest in water reuse, particularly in developed countries, and by the growing market for water desalination equipment, particularly in the Middle East and Northern Africa. Disinfection equipment is also expected to benefit in North America, Western Europe, and other developed regions from the implementation of regulations limiting the levels of disinfection byproducts found in drinking water that has been treated with chemical disinfectants. The market for filtration equipment is relatively mature and faces competition from membrane systems and other newer technologies. As a result, demand for filtration equipment is expected to grow at a more modest pace, with most gains occurring in the municipal markets in developing parts of the world. Among other types of equipment such as thermal distillation equipment and evaporators, which are increasingly being replaced by membrane systems for use in desalination applications, demand is projected to rise at a slower rate.

Manufacturing market to see fastest gains in demand
The manufacturing market for water treatment equipment is expected to show the fastest gains through 2017. Continued improvement in manufacturing output, combined with ever-increasing standards for supply and process water quality, are expected to boost demand for water treatment equipment in pharmaceuticals processing, food and beverage production and other manufacturing. Additionally, many manufacturers in both developed and developing regions are reusing more process water and are increasing the level of treatment of wastewater, due to global concerns about the availability of fresh water and poorly-treated wastewater.

Gains in the municipal market, while slower than those in the manufacturing market, will be supported by the increased use of products such as disinfection equipment, membrane systems, and activated carbon systems. These systems are used to improve drinking water and wastewater quality in developed regions, while developing regions increase investment in all types of municipal water treatment equipment.


  • INTRODUCTION
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND (million dollars)
  • MARKET ENVIRONMENT
    • General
    • World Economic Overview
      • Recent Historical Trends
      • World Economic Outlook
        • Table WORLD GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT BY REGION (billion 2011 dollars)
    • World Fixed Investment
      • Table WORLD GROSS FIXED CAPITAL FORMATION BY REGION (billion 2011 dollars)
    • World Demographic Outlook
      • Population
        • Table WORLD POPULATION BY REGION (million persons)
      • Urbanization Patterns
        • Table WORLD URBAN POPULATION BY REGION (million persons)
      • Households
        • Table WORLD HOUSEHOLDS BY REGION (million units)
    • World Water Use
      • Table WORLD NONAGRICULTURAL WATER USE BY REGION (billion cubic meters)
      • Table PERCENT OF POPULATION WITH ACCESS TO IMPROVED WATER SUPPLIES, 2011
      • Table PERCENT OF POPULATION WITH ACCESS TO IMPROVED SANITATION FACILITIES, 2011
      • Table DISPARITY BETWEEN URBAN & RURAL ACCESS TO IMPROVED WATER SUPPLIES, 2011
      • Table DISPARITY BETWEEN URBAN & RURAL ACCESS TO IMPROVED SANITATION FACILITIES, 2011
      • Water Shortages
      • Water Reuse
    • World Manufacturing Outlook
      • Table WORLD MANUFACTURING VALUE ADDED BY REGION (billion 2011 dollars)
      • Pharmaceuticals
        • Table WORLD PHARMACEUTICAL SHIPMENTS BY REGION (billion dollars)
      • Food & Beverages
        • Table WORLD FOOD & BEVERAGE MANUFACTURING VALUE ADDED BY REGION (billion 2011 dollars)
    • World Electricity Production
      • Table WORLD ELECTRICITY PRODUCTION BY REGION (billion kilowatt-hours)
    • World Oil & Gas Production Outlook
      • Table WORLD CRUDE OIL & OTHER LIQUIDS PRODUCTION BY REGION (million barrels)
    • Environmental & Regulatory Issues
      • Water Pollution
      • Waterborne Diseases
      • Regulations
    • World Water Treatment Overview
      • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT PRODUCT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
    • Technology & Product Innovation
    • International Trade
  • OVERVIEW
    • General
      • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
      • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION, 2012 ($38.3 billion)
    • Products
      • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE, 2012 ($38.3 billion)
      • Table CHANGE IN WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BETWEEN 2012 & 2017 BY TYPE
      • Filtration
        • Table WORLD FILTRATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION & TYPE (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD SAND FILTRATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD CARTRIDGE FILTRATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD DEMAND FOR OTHER FILTRATION EQUIPMENT BY REGION (million dollars)
      • Membrane Systems
        • Table WORLD MEMBRANE EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION & TYPE (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD MICROFILTRATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD REVERSE OSMOSIS EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD ULTRAFILTRATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD DEMAND FOR OTHER MEMBRANE EQUIPMENT BY REGION (million dollars)
      • Disinfection Equipment
        • Table WORLD DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION & TYPE (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD CHEMICAL GENERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD ULTRAVIOLET EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD OZONE GENERATION EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD DEMAND FOR OTHER DISINFECTION EQUIPMENT BY REGION (million dollars)
      • Other Water Treatment Equipment
        • Table WORLD DEMAND FOR OTHER WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT BY REGION (million dollars)
    • Markets
      • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET (million dollars)
      • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET, 2012 ($38.3 billion)
      • Municipal
        • Table WORLD MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION & MARKET (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD POTABLE WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
      • Manufacturing
        • Table WORLD MANUFACTURING WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION & MARKET (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD FOOD & BEVERAGE WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD PHARMACEUTICAL WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD ELECTRONICS WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD OTHER MANUFACTURING WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
      • Other Markets
        • Table OTHER MARKETS FOR WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT BY REGION & MARKET (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD POWER GENERATION WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table WORLD MINING WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY REGION (million dollars)
        • Table ALL OTHER MARKETS FOR WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT BY REGION (million dollars)
  • NORTH AMERICA
    • North America: General
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
    • North America: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2012 ($11.9 billion)
    • United States
      • United States: General
        • Table UNITED STATES: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • United States: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table UNITED STATES: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • United States: Suppliers
    • Canada
      • Canada: General
        • Table CANADA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Canada: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table CANADA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million US dollars)
    • Mexico
      • Mexico: General
        • Table MEXICO: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Mexico: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table MEXICO: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
  • WESTERN EUROPE
    • Western Europe: General
      • Table WESTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
    • Western Europe: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
      • Table WESTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Table WESTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2012 ($8.4 billion)
    • France
      • France: General
        • Table FRANCE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • France: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table FRANCE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
    • Germany
      • Germany: General
        • Table GERMANY: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Germany: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table GERMANY: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Germany: Suppliers
    • Italy
      • Italy: General
        • Table ITALY: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Italy: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table ITALY: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
    • Spain
      • Spain: General
        • Table SPAIN: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Spain: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table SPAIN: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
    • United Kingdom
      • United Kingdom: General
        • Table UNITED KINGDOM: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • United Kingdom: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table UNITED KINGDOM: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
    • Other Western Europe
      • Other Western Europe: General
        • Table OTHER WESTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Other Western Europe: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table OTHER WESTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY & TYPE (million dollars)
  • ASIA/PACIFIC
    • Asia/Pacific: General
      • Table ASIA/PACIFIC: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
    • Asia/Pacific: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
      • Table ASIA/PACIFIC: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Table ASIA/PACIFIC: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2012 ($11.0 billion)
    • Australia
      • Australia: General
        • Table AUSTRALIA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Australia: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table AUSTRALIA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million US dollars)
    • China
      • China: General
        • Table CHINA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • China: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table CHINA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • China: Suppliers
    • India
      • India: General
        • Table INDIA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • India: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table INDIA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
    • Japan
      • Japan: General
        • Table JAPAN: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Japan: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table JAPAN: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Japan: Suppliers
    • South Korea
      • South Korea: General
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • South Korea: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
    • Taiwan
      • Taiwan: General
        • Table TAIWAN: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Taiwan: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table TAIWAN: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million US dollars)
    • Other Asia/Pacific
      • Other Asia/Pacific: General
        • Table OTHER ASIA/PACIFIC: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Other Asia/Pacific: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table OTHER ASIA/PACIFIC: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY & TYPE (million dollars)
  • OTHER REGIONS
    • Central & South America
      • Central & South America: General
        • Table CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Central & South America: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
        • Table CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2012 ($1.6 billion)
      • Brazil
        • Table BRAZIL: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
        • Table BRAZIL: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Other Central & South America
        • Table OTHER CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
        • Table OTHER CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY & TYPE (million dollars)
    • Eastern Europe
      • Eastern Europe: General
        • Table EASTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Eastern Europe: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table EASTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
        • Table EASTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2012 ($1.8 billion)
      • Russia
        • Table RUSSIA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
        • Table RUSSIA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Other Eastern Europe
        • Table OTHER EASTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
        • Table OTHER EASTERN EUROPE: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY & TYPE (million dollars)
    • Africa/Mideast
      • Africa/Mideast: General
        • Table AFRICA/MIDEAST: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
      • Africa/Mideast: Water Treatment Equipment Demand
        • Table AFRICA/MIDEAST: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
        • Table AFRICA/MIDEAST: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY, 2012 ($3.6 billion)
      • Saudi Arabia
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Turkey
        • Table TURKEY: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
        • Table TURKEY: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • United Arab Emirates
        • Table UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
        • Table UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars)
      • Other Africa/Mideast
        • Table OTHER AFRICA/MIDEAST: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY MARKET
        • Table OTHER AFRICA/MIDEAST: WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT DEMAND BY COUNTRY & TYPE (million dollars)
  • INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
    • General
      • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT SALES BY COMPANY, 2012 (million dollars)
    • Market Share
      • Table WORLD WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT MARKET SHARE, 2012 ($38.3 billion)
    • Industry Restructuring
      • Table SELECTED ACQUISITIONS & DIVESTITURES
    • Competitive Strategies
      • Research & Development
      • Technical Service
      • Cooperative Agreements
        • Table SELECTED COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS
      • Marketing & Distribution
    • Company Profiles
      • BWT AG
      • Cabot Corporation
      • Calgon Carbon Corporation
      • Changzhou Kewei Fine Chemicals Company Limited
      • China National Bluestar Group Company Limited
      • Clorox Company
      • Culligan International Company
      • Danaher Corporation
      • Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction Company Limited
      • Dow Chemical Company
      • Ebara Corporation
      • Ecolab Incorporated
      • GDF SUEZ SA
      • General Electric Company
      • GLV Incorporated
      • Hyflux Limited
      • Impregilo SpA
      • Israel Chemicals Limited
      • ITT Corporation
      • Koch Industries Incorporated
      • Kurita Water Industries Limited
      • LANXESS AG
      • Nitto Denko Corporation
      • Pall Corporation
      • Parker-Hannifin Corporation
      • Pentair Limited
      • Severn Trent plc
      • Shanghai Duojia Water Treatment Science and Technology Company Limited
      • Siemens AG
      • 3M Company
      • Toray Industries Incorporated
      • Toyobo Company Limited
      • Veolia Environnement SA
      • Woongjin Chemical Company Limited
      • Xylem Incorporated

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