This all new report from SBI, Heat Exchangers & Steam Condensers, and Power Boilers in the U.S., focuses on the effects of skyrocketing energy costs which have forced industrial manufacturers to make re-evaluate and establish new money and resource saving measures, dramatically affecting the demand for newer, more efficient heat exchangers, steam condensers and power boilers. In 2005, the heat exchangers & steam condensers and power boiler market grew by an estimated 2.4%.
The rising energy costs didn’t just lead to the introduction of new highly efficient products, but also led to growth in the aftermarket. Manufacturers such as Tranter PHE started offering cleaning and refurbishing services, which help increase the efficiency of products existing in the end user‘s manufacturing facilities. In the boilers market new advanced control systems were launched to make it easier for the operator to identify, track, and control various aspects of the boiler and thus help optimize boiler performance.
The year was marked by a number of strategic alliances. In 2005, most of the companies acquired were those specializing in industrial heat exchangers & steam condensers for the oil and natural gas industry, as the worldwide demand for these products continued to grow at brisk rate. Also, top manufacturers, including Graham Corporation and Chart Industries, bagged a number of export orders in the natural gas, and petrochemical market.
This report includes market size and projections through 2010, marketing trends, marketing dynamics, competitive profiles of top marketers, and end-user analysis of heat exchangers & steam condensers, and power boilers.
This SBI report focuses on the U.S. market for heat exchangers, steam condensers, and power boilers. The market has been divided into two broad categories: heat exchangers & steam condensers, and steel power boilers. However, the trends, corporate profiles and end-user chapters focus predominantly on heat exchangers.
The market size (market supply) is determined by the amount of heat exchangers & steam condensers and power boilers supplied to the market in a particular period. The U.S. market size for heat exchangers & steam condensers and power boilers was arrived at by adding imports and subtracting exports from domestic plant shipments of heat exchangers & steam condensers and power boilers. In mathematical form, Market size = Shipments + Imports - Exports. The imports refer to the CIF (Cost + Insurance + Freight) value, and the exports refer to the FAS (Free Alongside Ship) value.
Shipment statistics are derived from the U.S. Census of Manufacturers and Annual Survey of Manufacturers, estimated and forecasted by the SBI. Import and export data was obtained from the U.S. Department of Commerce, and the U.S. International Trade Commission.
SBI designates the overall heat exchangers & steam condensers and power boilers business as the market; the two main product groupings (heat exchangers & steam condensers, and power boilers) as categories; and the various products within those categories as segments.
Research data has been obtained from government sources, trade association publications, business journals, company literature and investment reports. Shipment statistics are derived from the U.S. Census of Manufacturers and Annual Survey of Manufacturers and private data sources with estimates and forecasts by SBI. Import and Export data by major country of origin is derived from the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. International Trade Commission. Price trends were tracked from the Bureau of Labor Statistics Producer Price Index. Historical data are provided for 2001 through 2005, with forecast data from 2006 to 2010.
What You'll Get in this Report Heat Exchangers & Steam Condensers and Power Boilers in the U.S. makes predictions and recommendations regarding the future of this market, and pinpoints ways current and prospective marketers can capitalize on current trends and spearhead new ones. No other market research report provides both the comprehensive analysis and extensive data that Heat Exchangers & Steam Condensers and Power Boilers in the U.S. offers.
Plus, you'll benefit from extensive data, presented in easy-to-read and practical charts, tables and graphs.
How You Will Benefit from this Report
If your company is already competing in the heat exchangers/steam condensers and power boiler market, or is considering making the leap, you will find this report invaluable, as it provides a comprehensive package of information and insight not offered in any other single source. You will gain a thorough understanding of the current market, as well as projected sales and trends through 2010.
This report will help:
Marketing Managers identify market opportunities and develop targeted promotion plans
Research and development professionals stay on top of competitor initiatives and explore demand for heat exchangers/steam condensers and power boilers.
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Business development executives understand the dynamics of the market and identify possible partnerships.
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