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Analysis of the Global Distributed Control Systems Market

Analysis of the Global Distributed Control Systems Market

Driven by lower crude oil price, slowdown in Chinese economy, and continued Eurozone crisis, the DCS market slowed down by 􂀀% in 2014 and is expected to further slow down in 2015. However, the market is expected to register steady growth from 2016 onwards because of the anticipated recovery of the global economic conditions.

Region-wise, Latin America (LATAM) and Asia-Pacific (APAC) offer maximum growth opportunity, with a CAGR of 􂀀% and􂀀%, respectively. However, slowdown in

Revenue-wise, service segment drives the market growth and is expected to register a CAGR of 􂀀% during 2014–2021. Increasing adoption of main automation contractor (MAC) approach for project services makes the service segment most attractive.

Growing energy demand from developing regions is the biggest growth driver for DCS market. However, APAC and LATAM markets are expected to bear the negative impact of slowdown, especially in key markets including China, Brazil, and Mexico. Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) markets are still recovering from Eurozone crisis.

DCS architecture is evolving because of the emerging technology trends including Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing, industrial wireless, virtualization, mobility, Big Data, and Analytics.

About this Report

The research analyzes the global distributed control systems (DCS) market. The study covers revenue forecasts for key global regions, revenue types, industry verticals, and distribution channels up to 2021. A detailed overview of market share and competitive analysis for geographical regions, industry verticals, and revenue segments is provided. The study includes key winning strategies for success, along with detailed description of market drivers and restraints. The research also profiles leading DCS system suppliers, along with analysis of their market positioning. The study period covered is from 2011 to 2021, with 2014 as the base year. The forecast period is from 2015 to 2021.


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • CEO's Perspective
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definitions
    • Key Questions This Study Will Answer
    • Market Segmentation
    • Currency Exchange Rates
    • Market Overview-Vertical Industry
    • Market Overview-Region
    • Market Overview-Revenue Type
    • Market Distribution Channels
  • Drivers and Restraints-Total DCS Market
    • Market Drivers
    • Drivers Explained
    • Market Restraints
    • Restraints Explained
  • Forecasts and Trends-Total DCS Market
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Total DCS Market: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2014
    • Forecast Assumptions
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table Total DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by Region
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Revenue Type
      • Table Total DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Revenue Type, Global, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast by Revenue Type
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by Revenue Type, Global, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by Revenue Type
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Vertical Industry
      • Table Total DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Vertical Industry, Global, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast by Vertical Industry
      • Table Total DCS Market: Revenue Forecast by Vertical Industry, Global, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by Vertical Industry
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel
      • Table Total DCS Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel, Global, 2011-2021
    • Percent Revenue Forecast Discussion by Distribution Channel
  • Market Share and Competitive Analysis-Total DCS Market
    • Market Share
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table Total DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top 5 Participants, Global, 2014
      • Table Total DCS Market: Ranking, Global, 2013 and 2014
    • Competitive Environment
    • Competitive Factors and Assessment
  • Market Share and Competitive Analysis-Revenue Type
    • Market Share-Hardware
    • Market Share-Software
    • Market Share-Services
  • Market Share and Competitive Analysis-Vertical Industry
    • Market Share-Electric Power Industry
    • Market Share-Chemical & Petrochemical Industry
    • Market Share-Oil & Gas Industry
    • Market Share-Refining Industry
    • Market Share-Mining & Metal Industry
    • Market Share-Pulp & Paper Industry
    • Market Share-Pharmaceutical & Biotech Industry
    • Market Share-Water & Wastewater Industry
    • Market Share-Food & Beverage Industry
    • Market Share-Cement & Glass Industry
  • North America Analysis
    • North America Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast-North America
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, North America, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Market Share-North America
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top 5 Participants, North America, 2014
  • EMEA Analysis
    • EMEA Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast-EMEA
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, EMEA, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Market Share-EMEA
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top 5 Participants, EMEA, 2014
  • Asia-Pacific Analysis
    • APAC Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast-APAC
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Market Share-APAC
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top 5 Participants, APAC, 2014
  • Latin America Analysis
    • Latin America Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast-Latin America
      • Table DCS Market: Revenue Forecast, LATAM, 2011-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Market Share-Latin America
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table DCS Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top 5 Participants, Latin America, 2014
  • Key Winning Strategies-From an Analyst's Viewpoint
    • Develop MAC Capability
    • Target Emerging Markets for DCS
    • Target Emerging High Growth Regions
    • Develop System Integrators/Partners Network
    • Continue to Focus on Migration Opportunities
  • Profiles of Major DCS Suppliers
    • Supplier Profiles-ABB
    • Supplier Profiles-Honeywell
    • Supplier Profiles-Emerson
    • Supplier Profiles-Siemens
    • Supplier Profiles-Yokogawa
    • Supplier Profiles-Schneider Electric
    • Supplier Profiles-Rockwell Automation
    • Supplier Profiles-Alstom Power
    • Supplier Profiles-Valmet
  • The Last Word
    • The Last Word-3 Big Predictions
  • Appendix
    • Market Engineering Methodology
    • Partial List of Market Participants

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