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NEWS RELEASE                                                                                                    AUGUST 2013

$152 Billion Liquid Treatment and Control Market Will Grow At 6%/yr Thanks to Asia

Revenues derived from treating and controlling liquids including water and process fluids will exceed $152 billion this year and will grow at a rate exceeding GDP over the next five years. This is the conclusion reached by the McIlvaine Company in Air/Gas/Water/Fluid Treatment and Control: World Markets.

Segment

Total Segment Sales

$ Millions

Cartridge

      15,000

Liquid Macrofiltration

        6,300

Cross-flow Membranes

      10,200

Sedimentation/Centrifugation

      7,000

Pumps

    37,200

Valves

    53,100

Treatment Chemicals

    23,900

Total

152,700

The growth rates will vary as follows:

  • Higher than average growth in Asia
  • Lower than average growth in Europe
  • Higher than average growth for the large acquirers
  • Diminished share for the small local suppliers
  • Higher than average growth in food, pharma, oil and gas
  • Lower than average growth in pulp and paper, mining and steel
  • Higher than average growth in cross-flow membranes
  • Lower than average growth in sedimentation
  • Average growth in pumps and valves

Air/Gas/Water/Fluid Treatment and Control: World Markets: http://home.mcilvainecompany.com/index.php/markets/27-water/445-n064-air-gas-water-fluid-treatment