Global Vacuum Pump Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019
The global market for vacuum pumps is forecast to grow at a CAGR of around 5% till 2019.
The global vacuum pumps market is highly consolidated. While chemical processing industry is the major end-user industry for the global vacuum pump market, followed by the semiconductor, power, food & beverage and oil & gas industries. The market is dominated by Asia-Pacific and the Americas, which account for more than 50% of the market share. The market growth in the European region is relatively slower in comparison to other regions, as an increasing number of process industries are shifting their operations from Europe to Asia on account of stringent governmental regulations.
As the demand for power intensifies worldwide, greater capacity additions are required, driving significant growth in the demand for vacuum pumps across the globe. Global vacuum pump demand is being driven by its rising usage in power, oil & gas, chemical processing as well as semiconductor industries. Increasing investment in these industries worldwide is also benefitting the global market for vacuum pumps. Several global vacuum pump manufacturers are also focusing their attention towards application specific production. For instance, PPI Pumps primarily supplies vacuum pumps to the pulp and paper industry, while other players such as Tsurumi and SIHI Pumps target the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. In addition, companies are heavily investing in new product development and R&D activities which is intensifying the competition in the industry and in turn driving sales of vacuum pumps.