SIC 2813 | NAICS 325120
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Comprehensive market research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:
Gasworld (US Edition)
Monthly trade journal features news and information for the North American industrial, medical, and specialty gases industry, with contents including in-depth news coverage of applications, markets, and projects, special market reports focused on specific product segments, business profiles that provide insights on new markets, and company profiles that illustrate successful business models.
Specialty Gas Report
Quarterly supplement to Gasworld (US Edition) features news and information for the specialty gas industry, with a focus on news, developments, and advances in technology for specialty gases and the equipment used to manufacture and deliver these gases to end-market users in the healthcare, pharmaceutical, chemical, automotive, electronics, laser, lighting, and food processing industries.
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations and include a five-year growth forecast. Profile contents include:
U.S. Primer Report
Annual report provides an overview of the size and structure of the U.S. commercial gases business, with content sections including executive summary, data dashboard, merger and acquisition activity, market analysis for eight U.S. regional markets (e.g., New England, Mid-Atlantic, South East, Great Lakes, Plains, Rocky Mountains, South West, West Coast), and merchant CO2 summary analysis.
Gas Reports: North America
Gas reports for the North American market provide information on market size and supply structure for eight U.S. regional markets, with topics addressed in each report including gas supply structure, companies operating within the regional market, market structure in terms of demand for industrial gases, macro-economic influences and drivers, future market forecasts, and investment potential.
Freedonia Focus research report analyzes production and demand at the manufacturers' level, with information provided including historical demand and forecasts by product segment (e.g., hydrogen and argon, carbon dioxide, fluorocarbons, nitrogen, oxygen, and other gases), and manufacturers profiled in the report including Air Liquide Group, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., and Praxair, Inc.
BCC research study provides a comprehensive analysis of this product sector on a global basis, with topics addressed in the study including business overview, global market trends, major products and applications, current and emerging technologies, gas market by region, government regulations and legislation, health and safety issues, industry structure, and profiles of major players in the industry.
Market research report provides a detailed analysis of the industrial gases market on a global basis, with information provided in the report including market outlook by type of gas (e.g., nitrogen, carbon dioxide, oxygen, argon, hydrogen, acetylene, helium, and ammonia), end-use (e.g., manufacturing, energy, chemical processing, healthcare, food and beverage, and electronics), and global region.
Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
Annual financial statement analysis provides common-size income statements and balance sheets and financial ratios for companies that manufacture industrial organic and inorganic gases such as acetylene, carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, nitrogen, and oxygen in liquid, solid, and compressed forms, with the most recent year's financial data broken out by total assets and sales size range.
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage rate data for selected job positions such as operations manager, plant engineer, process engineer, and production technician, with employers for which salary or hourly wage rate data is provided including Praxair, Inc., Airgas, Inc., Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., The Linde Group, Air Liquide America Corporation, and Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Five-year comparative income statement analysis provides salaries, wages, and officer compensation in both dollars and as a percentage of sales for companies that manufacture gases such as acetylene, argon, carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, neon, nitrogen, and oxygen in liquid, solid, and compressed forms, with data available by annual sales size range on a national, state, and metropolitan area level.