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Global and Chinese Industrial Gases Industry Report 2013

DUBLIN, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Industrial Gases Industry Report 2013" report to their offering.


Industrial gases mainly refer to oxygen, nitrogen, argon, acetylene, carbon dioxide, hydrogen, and carbon monoxide. In 2012, the market size of industrial gases worldwide approximated USD69.8 billion, of which, it was exclusive of the gases generated by large enterprises themselves. The downstream customers of industrial gases concentrate in chemical, refining, iron & steel, welding, glass, electronics, healthcare and food industries, with the combined share of the first three surpassing 50% and keeping stable.

In 2012, the market size of global industrial gas industry increased by 4.6% year-on-year, with the growth rate down somewhat against that in 2011. The reduction mainly came as the decreased output in China iron & steel industry because of massive loss-making. Since 2013, due to the reviving real estate market, China has witnessed robust recovery in economy, especially in iron & steel and heavy chemical sectors.

In the meantime, the North American region has accelerated its development of shale gas, encouraging a good many of chemical enterprises to establish new plants in America given the consideration of low-priced natural gas.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction to Industrial Gas
1.1 Definition
1.2 Production

2. Global Industrial Gas Market
2.1 Market Scale
2.2 Downstream Distribution
2.3 Global Iron & Steel Industry
2.4 China Industrial Gas Market
2.5 China Iron & Steel Industry
2.6 China Oil Refining Industry
2.7 China Coal Chemical Industry

3. Industrial Gas Industry
3.1 Ranking of Global Industrial Gas Companies
3.2 Overview of China Industrial Gas Industry
3.3 Strategies of Major Industrial Gas Companies in China
3.4 China Industrial Gas Industry Pattern
3.5 China ASU Equipment Industry

4. Major Industrial Gas Companies

Companies Mentioned:

  • APCI
  • Air Linquide
  • Airgas
  • China Gas Industry Investment Holdings
  • Chinllenge Gases
  • Hangzhou Hangyang
  • Linde Group
  • Messer
  • Praxair
  • Qinfeng Gases
  • Taiyo Nippon Sanso
  • Yingde Gases

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