Quarterly trade journal features news and information for industrial valve and actuator manufacturers,
with special features including the "Market Outlook" published in the fall edition which addresses the
outlook for the economy as a whole as well as specific end-user markets (e.g., oil and gas, chemical
processing, power generation, water and wastewater, mining, general industrial, and construction).
Valve Manufacturers Association of America
Information resources available from this trade association include:
Subjects covered in menu options for this section include descriptions and diagrams of common types
of valves (e.g., multi-turn or linear motion, quarter-turn
or rotary, specialty, control, and self-actuated), descriptions of common types of actuators (e.g.,
manual, hydraulic and pneumatic, and electric), and product specification checklist (e.g., application,
valve actuation, and valve and service requirements).
Global Industrial Valves and Actuators Market
Annual news release provides a forecast of industrial valve shipments for the year ahead and includes
links to additional documents that provide (1) manufacturer shipments in millions of dollars by type
of valve for each of the last ten years and (2) historical and forecast shipments by end-user industry
as a percentage of total shipments in millions of dollars for
each of the last 9 years and the year ahead.
Market research report analyzes the global market for this product sector, with information provided
in the report including market size and forecast by type of product (e.g., quarter-turn, multi-turn,
control, and actuator) and market (e.g., oil and gas, chemical, water and wastewater, and power), and
major vendors profiled including Flowserve Corp., Emerson Electric, Inc., Cameron Intl., and Pentair,
Research reports available from this organization include:
World Industrial Valves
Comprehensive research study analyzes of the market for this product sector on a global basis, with
information provided including historical demand and forecasts by product (e.g., standard multi-turn,
quarter-turn, and other; automatic control, regulator, and actuator), market (e.g., water infrastructure,
process manufacturing, oil and gas, and other markets), major country, and global geographic region.
Market research report analyzes U.S. demand for this product sector at the manufacturers' level, with
information provided including historical demand and forecasts by material (e.g., iron, steel and steel
alloy, copper, and plastic), product (e.g., multi-turn, quarter-turn, control, regulator, and actuator),
and market (e.g., water utilities, process manufacturing, construction, oil and gas, and mineral extraction).
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national,
state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of
companies, market volume and sales trends, average company
sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up
activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.