Global diesel engine demand is forecast to rise 3.5 percent annually through 2012. The Asia/Pacific region will remain the largest market while North America will be among the fastest growing based on increased heavy vehicle output and use of diesel engines in light vehicles. Stationary power will be the fastest growing end use segment.
This study analyzes the $129 billion world diesel engine industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1997, 2002 and 2007, and forecasts for 2012 and 2017 by application (motor vehicles, off-highway equipment and stationary equipment), world region (e.g., Asia/Pacific, Western Europe, North America) and for 26 major countries.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 28 industry players, including Volkswagen, Caterpillar and Peugeot.