Global demand for electric power transmission and distribution (T&D) equipment will rise 5.3 percent per year through 2013. The Asia/Pacific region will grow the fastest. Newer products used with wind and solar energy, and with the oil and gas, mining, and heavy manufacturing industries, will see strong growth.
This study analyzes the $99.5 billion world electric power T&D equipment industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1998, 2003 and 2008, and forecasts for 2013 and 2018 by market (electric utilities; industrial and nonutility generators; commercial, government and residential), product (transformers, switchgear and switchboard apparatus), world region and for 20 countries.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 25 industry players, including ABB, Siemens and AREVA.