Global water disinfection product demand will grow 7.4 percent annually through 2012. Markets in China, India and other developing countries with large industrial sectors will grow the fastest. In mature markets like North America, growth will be driven by upgrades to better performing specialty chemicals.
This study analyzes the $5.2 billion world water disinfection industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1997, 2002 and 2007, and forecasts for 2012 and 2017 by product (e.g., chlorine, chlorine derivatives, bromine derivatives, UV equipment, ozone equipment), market (e.g., industrial, recreational, world region (e.g., North America, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific) and for 17 major countries.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 27 industry players including Arch Chemicals, GE Water & Process Technologies and Nalco.