World demand for water treatment products will rise 6.2 percent annually through 2015. China will remain by far the fastest growing major market. In the US, Japan and Western Europe, gains will favor advanced membrane systems, disinfection and desalination equipment, and industrial wastewater treatment chemicals.
This study analyzes the $48.1 billion world water treatment product industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 2000, 2005 and 2010, and forecasts for 2015 and 2020 by product (e.g., chemicals, filtration, membrane systems, disinfection equipment, evaporators), market (e.g., industrial, municipal), world region and for 30 countries.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 49 industry players, including General Electric, Nalco and Dow Chemical.