Table of Content


I.INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations

Disclaimers

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics

Product Definitions and Scope of Study

Definition of Product Segments

Arc Welding Machinery

Gas Welding & Cutting Machinery

Resistance Welding Machinery

Laser Welding Machinery

Ultrasonic Welding Machinery

Other Welding Techniques

Friction Stir Welding

Electron Beam Welding

Electrodes & Other Consumables

I. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1.INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Welding Machinery: An Introductory Prelude

Brighter Prospects Ahead amid Boisterous End-Use Market Environments

Table 1: Global Welding Machinery and Consumables Market by End-Use Sector (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Automotive, Energy, Infrastructure/Construction, Shipbuilding and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Developed Nations Make Way for Emerging Markets

Table 2: Global Welding Machinery Market - Geographic Regions Ranked by % CAGR (Revenues) for 2015-2022: Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East & Africa, Europe, Canada, US and Japan (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 3: Developed Regions Remain the Primary Revenue Contributors for World Welding Machinery Market - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Developed Regions & Developing Regions (2017E & 2022P) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Stable Economic Scenario to Extend Growth Opportunities

Table 4: World Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2016-2018P): Breakdown by Country/Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Competitive Landscape

Leading Players in the World Welding Machinery Market

Lincoln Electric – The Global Welding Leader

Table 5: Leading Players in the Global Welding Machinery and Consumables Market (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for ESAB/ Colfax, Golden Bridge, ITW, Kobelco, Lincoln Electric, voestalpine B?hler Welding and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Asian Markets – An Impregnable Turf for International Giants

M&A Activity

Select M&A Deals in the World Welding Machinery Market (2014-2017)

2.REVIEW OF SELECT PRODUCT SEGMENTS

Arc Welding Machinery: The Established Market Segment

Table 6: World Arc Welding Machinery Market by End-Use Segment (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Automotive & Transportation, Fabrication & Construction, Mining & Earthmoving, Petroleum & Chemical, Shipping & Offshore and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Manufacturers Lay Emphasis on R&D

Arc Welding Equipment: Impact of Modern Electronics

Competitive Landscape

Demand for Gas Welding & Cutting Machinery Dwindles

Table 7: World Gas Welding and Cutting Machinery Market by End-Use Segment (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Automotive, HVAC, Maintenance & Repair and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Resistance Welding Machinery Exhibits Stable Growth

Table 8: World Resistance Welding Machinery Market by End-Use Segment (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Appliances, Automotive, Construction and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Laser Welding Machinery – Future of Welding

Advanced Research to Elevate Laser Welding Technology

Table 9: World Laser Welding Machinery Market by End-Use Segment (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Appliances, Automotive, Fabrication & Job Shops, Food & Beverage and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Ultrasonic Welding – The Dawn of New Era

Table 10: World Market for Ultrasonic Plastic Welding Machinery by End-Use Segment (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Appliances, Automotive, Medical, Packaging, Toys and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

The Rise of Electron Beam Technology

Electrodes, Components, Apparatus & Accessories

Table 11: World Welding Electrodes, Components, Apparatus and Accessories Market by End-Use Segment (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Fabrication, Farm, Oil/Gas, Rail/Road, Shipbuilding and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3.MARKET TRENDS, GROWTH DRIVERS & ISSUES

Innovations Galore!

Changing Industrial Needs Drive Innovations in Welding Market

Technologies to Address Skill Shortage – the New Focus of Manufacturers

Material Changes affect Technology Developments Materially

Competitive Forces Drive Adoption of Automation and Information Management Systems in Welding

Narrower Joints Reduce Welding Material Consumption and Time

New Techniques Transform Welding Process

New Submerged Arc Welding Wire from Lincoln Helps Overcome Processing Flaws

Automated Welding Offers Significant Potential

Welding Robots Advance Growth

Automation Drives Demand for SAW Equipment

Cost Remains a Major Hurdle for Welding Robots

Solid Wires Replacing Stick Electrodes

Adhesives Reduce Need for Welding

Impact of Quality Control

User Friendly Equipment: Order of the Day

Rising Demand for Aluminum Welding Equipment

Advances in TIG Welding Offer Growth Opportunities

Advanced TIG Welders to Address Poor Arc Starts

True Pulsing – Yet Another Feature Improvement

FCAW Gains Acceptance

Hybrid Welding Technology to Drive Growth

Plastics Welding Sidelines Metal Welding

Maintenance & Repair Projects to Drive Demand

Increased Emphasis on Improving Welding Process

Favorable HSAW Pipes Market Signals Opportunities

Steel Production & Consumption: Key Indicators of Welding Market Dynamics

Markets Outside China to Drive Steel Demand, to Influence Welding Machinery Demand

Table 12: World Crude Steel Production (2007-2016): Volume Output in Million Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 13: World Crude Steel Production by Geographic Region (2016): Volume Output in Million Tons for Asia-Oceania, Europe, North America, CIS Countries, South America and Middle East & Africa (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 14: Global Steel Consumption by Geographic Region (2016): Breakdown of Apparent Consumption of Finished Steel Products (in Million Tons) for Asia-Oceania, Europe, North America, CIS Countries, South America and Middle East & Africa (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4.AN OVERVIEW OF END-USE SEGMENTS

Construction

Positive Outlook for the Global Construction Industry to Aid Market Growth

Table 15: Projected Expansion of the Construction Industry to Spur Opportunities for Welding Machinery: World Construction Industry Size (in US$ Trillion) for the Year 2010, 2016, 2020P & 2025P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 16: Growth in the Global Construction Market by Sector: 2013-2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 17: Global Construction Market by Region (2015 & 2020P): Percentage Breakdown of Construction Spending for Asia, Western Europe, North America, Latin America, Eastern Europe, Africa, and Middle East (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Need for New Infrastructure Channels Robust Investment into Construction Projects

Table 18: Global Infrastructure Requirements by Type (2030P): Percentage Share Breakdown of Project Value for Roads, Power, Water, Telecom, Rail, Airports and Ports (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 19: World?s Most Populous Cities (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Urban Population (as a % World Urban Population) for Delhi, Mexico City, New York, Shanghai, Tokyo and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Energy

Rise in Pipeline Projects Signals Growth Avenues for Welding Equipment

Table 20: Worldwide Planned Pipeline Projects for 2018 by Type: Percentage Breakdown of Pipeline Miles for Gas Pipelines, Crude Pipelines and Product Pipelines (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 21: Worldwide Planned Pipeline Projects Beyond 2018 by Type: Percentage Breakdown of Pipeline Miles for Gas Pipelines, Crude Pipelines and Product Pipelines (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 22: Worldwide Planned and Under Construction Pipeline Projects for 2018 and Beyond by Region: Percentage Breakdown of Pipeline Miles for North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Pipeline Operating Conditions Determine Welding Equipment Usage

Welded Line Pipe Makes Inroads

Power Generation

Automotive Manufacturing

Table 23: Global Passenger Car Sales (2013, 2015, 2017E & 2020P) in Thousand Units (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 24: World Passenger Car Market (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 25: Global Commercial Vehicle Sales (2013, 2015, 2017E & 2020P) in Thousand Units (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 26: World Commercial Vehicles Market (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Railroad Industry

Heavy Fabrication

Shipbuilding

New Welding Technologies Seek Role in Shipbuilding Programs

Wind Energy

Table 27: World Wind Energy Sector: Annual Capacity Additions (in GW) (2010-2016) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 28: Global Wind Power Market by Geographic Region/Country (2015 & 2020P): Breakdown of Cumulative Installed Capacity in Megawatts for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Nuclear Power Plants

Table 29: World Nuclear Power Units Under Construction (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5.PRODUCT OVERVIEW

An Introduction to Welding

Bonding Through Welding: A Permanent and Laborious Process

Welding Machinery Industry: A Categorization

Types of Welding

Arc Welding

Types of Arc Welding

Shielded Metal Arc Welding

Gas Metal Arc Welding

Flux-Cored Arc Welding

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

Submerged Arc Welding

Plasma Arc Welding

Percussive Arc Welding

Tungsten Inert Gas Vs Metal Inert Gas – A Comparison

Gas Welding and Cutting Machinery

Resistance Welding Machinery

Laser Beam Welding

An Insight

Laser Welding Vs Other Welding Techniques

Yttrium Aluminum Garnet and Carbon Dioxide Laser Welding

High Power Laser Welding

Laser Spot Welding

Robotic Laser Seam Welding

Blank Welding

Ultrasonic Welding

The Process

Advantages of Ultrasonic Bonding

Overview of Advanced Ultrasonic Plastic Welding Machines

Other Welding Techniques

Friction Stir Welding

Electron Beam Welding

Electrodes & Other Consumables

Robotic Welding

A Step towards Automation

Robotic Arc Welding: Still in its Infancy

Robotic Spot Welding: Taking Over Rapidly

Robotic Welding Sensors

Booming Demand for Welding Robots

Welding Hazards: Environmental Issues

6.PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS

Miller Electric Introduces Thunderbolt 160 and Thunderbolt 210 Stick Welding Power Sources

Miller Electric Enhances ArcReach Technology with CLC and AWW Capabilities

Rinco to Introduce Electrical Motion Untrasonic Welding Machine

Miller Electric Unveils Dynasty 800 and Maxstar 800 Stick Welding Solutions

Miller Electric Rolls Out New Accessories for SAW Systems

Lincoln Electric Introduces Flextec 650X Multi-Process Welder

Fanuc UK Introduces ARC Mate 100iD High-Specification Arc Welding Robot

Afrox Launches Rental Services for Miller Welding Machines

Miller Electric Introduces New SubArc Portable Welding System

ABB Robotics Launches IRB 1660ID Arc Welding Robot

Miller Electric Unveils PerformArc? Pre-Engineered Robotic Welding Systems

Bernard Rolls Out Additional Handle Options for BTB Semi-Automatic MIG Gun Line

Miller Electric Rolls Out Auto-Continuum? 350 and 500 MIG Welding Systems

Branson Ultrasonics Unveils Ultrasonic-Sealing VFFS System

Branson Ultrasonics Introduces GLX-3 Laser Welder

LPKF Unveils LPKF PowerWeld 2600 Laser Welding System

ROFIN Unveils Performance Unlimited and Performance Open Manual Welding Machines

ESAB Introduces Upgraded Pulsed Welding Systems with Innovative Features

ESAB Introduces Rebel EMP 215ic Welding System

ESAB upgrades OK 48.00 SMAW (Stick) Electrodes

Kemppi Unveils X8 MIG Multi-Process Welding System

Miller Electric Introduces ArcReach? Technology in New Portable Welding Machines

LPKF Welding to Introduce New Laser Welding Machine

Miller Electric Launches SubArc Portable Welding System

Lincoln Electric Unveils New Welding Equipment with CrossLinc? Technology

Hobart Rolls Out Gas-shielded Flux-Cored Wire - FabCO? 750M

ESAB Unveils Origo/Aristo CC/CV Arc Welding Machines

Miller Electric Launches Big Blue 600 Pro Welder/Generator

Miller Electric Introduces Millermatic 125 Hobby Welder for Beginner Applications

Lincoln Electric Launches Engine-driven Pipe Welder/Generator

Sonics Rolls Out 3050 Bench Top Press Ultrasonic Plastics Welding System

Lincoln Electric Rolls Out Engine-driven SAE-300 MP Welder

Sonics Unveils e-Press Touch Welder

Miller Electric Launches Millermatic? 350P Welding Solution for Aluminum Welding in Auto Applications

Lincoln Electric Launches Engine-driven Welder - Vantage 520 SD

Lincoln Electric Rolls Out Orbital MIG Welding System for High Demanding Applications

Miller Electric Introduces XMT? ArcReach? Welding Systems with Remote Power Operation Feature

7.RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

Lincoln Electric Acquires Air Liquide Welding

Dengensha and Nastoa Welding Merge to Establish Dengensha Toa

MagneGas Establishes MagneGas Welding Supply

Kemppi Bags Supply Contract for FastMig X MIG Welding Sets

Midea Group Snaps Up KUKA

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products to Acquire Sandvik Materials? Welding Wire Operations

ESAB to Acquire EWAC Alloys from L&T

Miller Electric Rebrands Jetline Engineering as Jetline by Miller

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products Acquires Arc Machines

Coherent Snaps Up ROFIN-SINAR Technologies

Airgas Acquires Monroe Welding Supply and Clark Industrial Supply

Lincoln Electric Acquires Vizient? Manufacturing Solutions

KUKA Roboter Collaborates with ITW Welding

Manufacturing Technology Snaps Up ProSpot

Amada Miyachi Europe Snaps Up MacGregor Welding Systems

Genesis-ICESA Systems Acquires PisgahForest Industries

Miller Takes Over Weld Data Monitoring Systems Provider IMPACT Engineering

Lincoln Electric Invests in Welding Technology Center

Lincoln Electric Takes Over Welding Consumables Producer - Specialised Welding Products

Lincoln Electric Takes Over Rimrock Holdings

Schlatter inks Partnership Deal for Use of Welding Equipment in Emmedue?s Advanced Building Systems

8.FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS

ACRO Automation Systems, Inc. (USA)

ARCON Welding, LLC (USA)

Carl Cloos Schweisstechnik GmbH (Germany)

Coherent, Inc. (USA)

Daihen Corporation (Japan)

Denyo Co., Ltd. (Japan)

ESAB (UK)

Fronius International GmbH (Austria)

IDEAL-Werk (Germany)

IGM Robotersysteme AG (Austria)

Illinois Tool Works, Inc. (USA)

Bernard (USA)

Hobart Brothers Company (USA)

Miller Electric Mfg. Co. (USA)

Kemppi (Finland)

Kiefel GmbH (Germany)

Kobe Steel Ltd. (Japan)

KUKA AG (Germany)

Manufacturing Technology, Inc. (USA)

Panasonic Corporation (Japan)

Sonics & Materials, Inc. (USA)

The Lincoln Electric Company (USA)

Tianjin Golden Bridge Welding Materials Group (China)

voestalpine B?hler Welding GmbH (Germany)

9.GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 30: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 31: World Historic Review for Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 32: World 14-Year Perspective for Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Welding Machinery Market by Product Segment

Table 33: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Arc Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 34: World Historic Review for Arc Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 35: World 14-Year Perspective for Arc Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 36: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Gas Welding & Cutting Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 37: World Historic Review for Gas Welding & Cutting Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 38: World 14-Year Perspective for Gas Welding & Cutting Machinery by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 39: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Resistance Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 40: World Historic Review for Resistance Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 41: World 14-Year Perspective for Resistance Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 42: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Laser Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 43: World Historic Review for Laser Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 44: World 14-Year Perspective for Laser Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 45: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Ultrasonic Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 46: World Historic Review for Ultrasonic Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 47: World 14-Year Perspective for Ultrasonic Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 48: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Other Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 49: World Historic Review for Other Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 50: World 14-Year Perspective for Other Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 51: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Electrodes & Other Consumables for Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 52: World Historic Review for Electrodes & Other Consumables for Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 53: World 14-Year Perspective for Electrodes & Other Consumables for Welding Machinery by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2009, 2017 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1.THE UNITED STATES

A. Market Analysis

A Prime Market

Product Segment Analysis

Competitive Landscape

Major End Users of Welding Machinery

Table 54: US Welding Equipment and Consumables Market by End-Use Market (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Values Sales for Construction, Energy & Power Generation, Manufacturing, Repair & Maintenance and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Manufacturing Sector

Repair and Maintenance

Table 55: US Motor Vehicle Aftermarket Industry by Segment (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Passenger Cars & Light Commercial Cars and Medium & Heavy Duty Vehicles (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Positive Construction Outlook Offers Growth Opportunities

Long-term Mid-Stream Industrial Infrastructure Needs to Push Growth

Immediate Need to Overhaul Civil Infrastructure Opens Window of Opportunity

Significant Refinery Capital Spending Outlook Presents Room for Growth

US Construction Sector: A Statistical Perspective

Table 56: Residential Construction in the US (2007-2017P): Number of Housing Starts by Type - Single-Family Units and Multi-Family Units (in ?000) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 57: Projected Growth in the US Construction Market by Sector (2015-2022) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 58: US Non-Residential Construction Market by Segment (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Investments for Commercial & Office, Industrial & Others, and Institutional (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 59: Private Non-Residential Construction Market in the US by Sector (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Construction Spend for Commercial, Communication, Education, Healthcare, Lodging, Manufacturing, Office, Power, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 60: Public Non-Residential Construction Market in the US by Sector (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Construction Spend for Educational, Health, Highway & Street, Office, Power, Sewage, Transportation, Water Supply, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Product Launches

Strategic Corporate