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Global Fracking Fluid and Chemicals Market 2017-2021

Global Fracking Fluid and Chemicals Market 2017-2021

About Fracking Fluid and Chemicals

Fracking fluids are a complex mixture of chemicals, water, and sand. The composition of fracking fluids is unique to each company; they alter the composition of fracking fluids depending on the presence of groundwater or surface water. The selection of the fracking fluid mix is also dependent on the region and guidelines mandated by local and state governments.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global fracking fluid and chemicals market to grow at a CAGR of 9.9% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global fracking fluid and chemicals market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of fracking fluid and chemicals.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Fracking Fluid and Chemicals Market 2017-2021, 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
  • Ashland
  • Baker Hughes
  • Halliburton
  • Schlumberger
  • Weatherford International
Other prominent vendors
  • AkzoNobel
  • Albemarle
  • BASF SE
  • Calfrac Well Services
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical
  • Clariant
  • FTS International
  • The Dow Chemical Company
Market driver
  • Increased use of unconventional sources
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Water acquisition and contamination
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Backward integration of fracking companies
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 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?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research Methodology
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
    • Outlook
      • Table Hydraulic fracturing process
  • Market landscape
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global fracking fluid and chemicals market 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global fracking fluid and chemicals market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by fluid type
    • Global fracking fluid and chemicals by fluid type
      • Table Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by fluid type 2016
      • Table Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by fluid type 2021
    • Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by water-based fluids
      • Table Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by water-based fluids 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by water-based fluids 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by foam-based fluids
      • Table Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by foam-based fluids 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by foam-based fluids 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by gelled oil-based fluids
      • Table Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by gelled oil-based fluids 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by gelled oil-based fluids 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by other fluids
      • Table Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by other fluids 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by other fluids 2016- 2021 ($ billions)
  • Market segmentation by functions
    • Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by functions
      • Table Composition of fracking fluid and chemicals 2016
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by geography
      • Table Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by geography 2016
      • Table Global fracking fluid and chemicals market by geography 2021
    • Fracking fluid and chemicals market in Americas
      • Table Fracking fluid and chemicals market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Fracking fluid and chemicals market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Fracking fluid and chemicals market in APAC
      • Table Fracking fluid and chemicals market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Fracking fluid and chemicals market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Fracking fluid and chemicals market in EMEA
      • Table Fracking fluid and chemicals market in EMEA 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Fracking fluid and chemicals market in EMEA 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Impact of drivers on key geographic segments
      • Table Impact of drivers
    • Market challenges
    • Impact of challenges on key geographic segments
      • Table Impact of challenges
  • Market trends
    • Refracturing of old shale wells
    • Backward integration of fracking companies
    • Development of new fracking chemicals
    • Fracking on offshore oil reserves
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Major market vendors
      • Table Major vendors: Global fracking fluid and chemicals market 2016
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Ashland
      • Table Ashland: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table Ashland: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2016
    • Baker Hughes
      • Table Baker Hughes: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Baker Hughes: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
    • Halliburton
      • Table Halliburton: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Halliburton: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
    • Schlumberger
      • Table Schlumberger: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Schlumberger: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
    • Weatherford International
      • Table Weatherford International: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Weatherford International: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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