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Earth Moving Equipment in Saudi Arabia 2016-2020

About Earth Moving Equipment Market in Saudi Arabia

Earthmoving equipment generally refers to heavy equipment that are extensively used in the construction industry to move large quantities of earth, dig foundations, and landscape areas. Excavators, loaders, and construction tractors are the different types of earthmoving equipment. The market for earthmoving equipment in Saudi Arabia is one of the fastest-growing construction equipment markets in the global construction market.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the earthmoving equipment market in Saudi Arabia to grow at a CAGR of 11.11% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the earthmoving equipment market in Saudi Arabia during 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the total consumption value of earthmoving equipment in Saudi Arabia and segmented consumption value on the basis of the three major types of earthmoving equipment.

The market is divided into the following segments based on type:

  • Excavator
  • Construction tractor
  • Loader
Technavio's report, Earth Moving Equipment Market in Saudi Arabia 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Caterpillar
  • JCB
  • Komatsu
  • Volvo
Other prominent vendors
  • Bobcat
  • KOBELCO Construction Machinery
  • Liebherr
  • Sany Heavy Industry
  • XCMG
Market driver
  • Rise in infrastructure construction
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Fluctuating prices of raw materials
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Rise in demand for energy-efficient equipment
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Earth Moving Equipment Market in Saudi Arabia 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Earth Moving Equipment Market in Saudi Arabia: Caterpillar, JCB, Komatsu, and Volvo.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Bobcat, KOBELCO Construction Machinery, Liebherr, Sany Heavy Industry, and XCMG.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Construction companies in Saudi Arabia are focusing extensively on sustainable development practices such as green building construction. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Methodology (BREEAM), and Saudi Arabian government provide the certifications for green buildings in the country.”

According to the report, an increase in infrastructure construction activities is helping the earthmoving equipment market to grow in Saudi Arabia. Owing to the increasing number of travelers, new airports such as Medina and Abha are being constructed, and existing airports, such as Riyadh’s King Khaled International Airport and Jeddah’s King Abdulaziz International Airport are being upgraded and expanded. New road constructions and upgrades include infrastructure projects in the industrial cities of Jubail, Yanbu, and Ras Al Khair.

Further, the report states that the high prices of raw materials directly affect the cost of ownership of earthmoving equipment and, so, prove to be a major challenge for the market.



Companies Mentioned

Caterpillar, JCB, Komatsu, Volvo, Bobcat, KOBELCO Construction Machinery, Liebherr, Sany Heavy Industry, XCMG.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Industry overview
    • Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (CCASG) overview
    • Bidding and tendering of construction projects
      • Table Comparison of CCASG countries 2014
    • Infrastructure spending in CCASG countries
    • Global earthmoving equipment market
      • Table Global earthmoving equipment market by region 2015
      • Table Classification of construction equipment
      • Table Classification of earthmoving equipment
      • Table Applications of loaders
      • Table Applications of construction tractors
      • Table Applications of excavators
  • Market landscape
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Earthmoving equipment market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by type
    • Earthmoving equipment market in Saudi Arabia by type
      • Table Earthmoving equipment market in Saudi Arabia by type 2015-2020
    • Loaders market in Saudi Arabia
      • Table Loaders market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Crawler loaders market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Backhoe loaders market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Skid-steer loaders market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Segmentation of loaders market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020
    • Construction tractors market in Saudi Arabia
      • Table Construction tractors market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Bulldozer market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Wheeled tractors market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Segmentation of construction tractor market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020
    • Excavators market in Saudi Arabia
      • Table Excavators market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Crawler excavators market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Mini excavators market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Road expansion projects in Saudi Arabia
      • Table Segmentation of excavator market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2020
  • Market drivers
    • Rise in infrastructure construction
      • Table Major ongoing projects in Saudi Arabia 2015 ($ billions)
    • Focus on renovation and expansion projects of religious sites
      • Table International pilgrims traveling to Saudi Arabia for Hajj 2011-2015 (millions)
    • Need to meet new emission and performance standards for earthmovers
    • Increase in new railway lines and projects
      • Table Major exporters of tramway locomotive parts to Saudi Arabia 2013
    • Preference of leasing over outright purchase
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Fluctuating prices of raw materials
      • Table Change in prices of earthmover raw materials in Saudi Arabia 2011-2015
    • Competition from equipment manufacturers of emerging markets
    • Changing customer demands and expectations
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Rise in demand for energy-efficient equipment
    • Fluctuating oil revenue
    • Provision of attractive financing options
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Prominent vendors
      • Table Volvo construction equipment: Geographical segmentation 2015
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • Table Summary of key figures 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • List of abbreviations
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