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Global Distributed Control System Market, Forecast to 2023

Global Distributed Control System Market, Forecast to 2023

This research study provides key trends and predictions for the global distribution control systems (DCS) market. The DCS market experienced a decline in 2016 as a result of a weak investment climate. The research service analyzes the trends across the global regions, revenue types, end-user industries and distribution channels and provides forecast for the DCS market for the period 2017-2023. In the era of technology convergence driving disruption, the focus has shifted from hardware to software. The end-user industries enter an era of radical transformation where the promise of new levels of agility, flexibility, and actionable knowledge through the convergence of operational technologies and new information technologies appears to raise the expectations of manufacturing executives around the globe. The DCS market is set for a paradigm shift due to the digitalization in the end-user industries, and the study analyzes the impact of the shift on the market during the forecast period. The study captures the impact of trends that are expected to transpire over the upcoming years as organizations shift to prepare for the future. This DCS study provides a detailed market landscape analysis of the key participants in the market. It offers an in-depth analysis of the DCS market revenue by different regions and revenue segments. A detailed overview of market share and competitive analysis for geographical regions, industry verticals, system size and revenue segments is provided.

Scope of the Study:
Study Period: 2013–2023
Base Year: 2016
Forecast Period: 2017–2023
Segmentation by Region: North America (NA), Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Asia-Pacific (APAC), and Latin America (LA)
Segmentation by End-user Industry: Oil and gas, power, chemicals and petrochemicals, metals and mining, pharma and biotech, food and beverages, water and wastewater, pulp and paper, cement and glass, textile, rubber and plastic, and metal fabrication
Segmentation by Revenue Category: Hardware, software and services
Segmentation by Distribution Channel: Direct Sales, system integrators and distributors
Segmentation by System Size: Small, medium and large

Key Questions this Study will Answer:
• Is the DCS market growing? What is the short-term and long-term growth potential of the DCS market?
• What are the key market drivers and market restraints impacting the global DCS market? How will these factors impact the market in the short
and long term?
• What are the key technology and business trends that are poised to disrupt the DCS business?
• What are the major end-user industries for DCS solutions? Which industries offer maximum growth opportunities during the forecast period?
• How has the competitive landscape changed? What is the relative position of competitors in the global DCS market?
• Which global regions offer maximum growth opportunities for the DCS market?


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • CEO's Perspective
  • Market Overview
    • Market Segmentation
    • Definitions and Scope
    • Market Definitions
    • Key Questions this Study will Answer
  • Market Drivers and Restraints—Total DCS Market
    • Market Drivers
    • Drivers Explained
    • Open Systems Architecture
    • Rise of the MACs
    • Market Restraints
    • Restraints Explained
  • Forecasts and Trends—Total DCS Market
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Total Distributed Control Systems Market: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2016
    • Forecast Assumptions
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table Total DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by Region
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table Total DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-user Industry
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Revenue Type
      • Table Total DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Revenue Type, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast by Revenue Type
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by Revenue Type, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by Revenue Type
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Size
      • Table Total DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Size, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast by Size
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by Size, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by Size
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Channel
      • Table Total DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Channel, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast by Channel
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by Channel, Global, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by Distribution Channel
  • Competition Overview—Total DCS Market
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table Total DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top Participants, Global, 2016
    • Competitive Environment
  • Market Share Analysis—Market Share by Revenue Type
    • Market Share Analysis—Hardware
    • Market Share Analysis—Software
    • Market Share Analysis—Services
  • Market Share by Size
    • Market Share Analysis—Small DCS
    • Market Share Analysis—Medium DCS
    • Market Share Analysis—Large DCS
  • Market Share by End-user Industry
    • Market Share by End-user Industry—Snapshot
    • Market Share Analysis—Electric Power Industry
    • Market Share Analysis—Chemical & Petrochemical Industry
    • Market Share Analysis—Oil & Gas Industry
    • Market Share Analysis—Refining Industry
    • Market Share Analysis—Pulp & Paper Industry
    • Market Share Analysis—Mining & Metal Industry
    • Market Share Analysis—Pharmaceutical & Biotech Industry
    • Market Share Analysis—Water & Wastewater Industry
    • Market Share Analysis—Food & Beverage Industry
    • Market Share Analysis—Cement & Glass Industry
  • North America Breakdown
    • Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, NA, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, NA, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, NA, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-user Industry
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top Participants, NA, 2016
  • EMEA Breakdown
    • Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, EMEA, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, EMEA, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, EMEA, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-user Industry
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top Participants, EMEA, 2016
  • APAC Breakdown
    • Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, APAC, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, APAC, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-user Industry
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top Participants, APAC, 2016
  • Latin America Breakdown
    • Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, LATAM, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, LATAM, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, LATAM, 2013–2023
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-user Industry
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top Participants, LATAM, 2016
  • Growth Opportunities and Companies to Action
    • Growth Opportunity 1—Value Addition through MAC Concept
    • Growth Opportunity 2—Changing Market Dynamics
    • Growth Opportunity 3—Value Shift from Hardware to Software
    • Growth Opportunity 4—Focus on Migration Opportunities
    • Strategic Imperatives for Success and Growth
  • Key Conclusions
  • Appendix
    • Market Engineering Methodology
    • Partial List of Others Market Participants
    • List of Abbreviations

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