Industrial Gases: United States

This report forecasts to 2020 and 2024 US industrial gas demand and shipments in nominal US dollars at the manufacturer level. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: nitrogen; hydrogen and argon; fluorocarbons; oxygen; carbon dioxide; acetylene; and other gases such as helium, neon, and nitrous oxide.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand, total shipments, the various segments, and trade are provided in annual series from 2009 to 2019.

Stated demand figures include the merchant, packaged, and captive markets for industrial gases. The merchant market refers to products delivered in bulk from supplier to customer via tanker truck or tube trailer, while packaged gases are distributed in cylinders or dewars. Captive consumption encompasses gases supplied by on-site plants and delivered through a pipeline. Re-exports of industrial gases are excluded from demand and trade figures.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading companies, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Code:
325120 Industrial Gas Manufacturing

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