The North America liquefied petroleum gas market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 3.0% from 2014 to 2019. Mature markets such as the U.S. holds large shares in the North American liquefied petroleum gas market, while Canada is expected to grow at the highest CAGR of 3.5% in the forecast period. The growth of the liquefied petroleum gas market is driven by factors such as lower carbon emissions, energy-efficiency, government promotion for use of LPG, and ease of use. However, factors such as discovery of shale gas, growth in the required infrastructure to distribute natural gas, and inconsistent LPG prices restrain the growth of this market.
Refineries, non-associated, and associated are the sources of LPG that have been included in the North American LPG market. In terms of application, the North America liquefied petroleum gas market has been broadly classified into residential/commercial, chemical, industrial, auto gas, and others applications of LPG. The countries taken into consideration are the U.S. and Canada.
The residential/ commercial application is expected to account for the maximum share of the North American region. However, the auto gas application of LPG is estimated to grow at the highest CAGR from 2014 to 2019.
The North America liquefied petroleum gas market is a competitive market with the presence of a number of market players. The North America LPG market is mainly dominated by privately owned companies such as Exxon Mobil, BP Plc, Petron Corporation, Chevron, and ConocoPhillips. Apart from these, the global oil and gas giants such as Royal Dutch Shell and Saudi Aramco operate through a joint venture in the North America LPG market with a considerable market share. New product launches and partnerships, agreements, collaborations, and joint ventures are the major strategies adopted by most market players to boost the market growth.
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