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Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market Size - By Technology (Wet Technology, Dry Technology), By Fuel (MDO, MGO, Hybrid), By Application (Commercial, Offshore, Recreational, Navy), Country Outlook & Forecast, 2024 – 2032

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  • Published Date: Mar 2024
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Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market Size

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market was valued USD 1.3 billion in 2023 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 10.7% during 2024 to 2032. It is a pollution control device installed on ships to reduce emissions of harmful pollutants, including sulfur oxides (SOx), nitrogen oxides (NOx), and particulate matter, from exhaust gases generated by the ship's engines. These systems work by spraying alkaline solutions, comprising seawater or alkaline chemicals, onto the exhaust gases to neutralize and remove pollutants before they are released into the atmosphere.
 

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market

Stringent environmental regulations aimed at reducing emissions from ships operating in coastal and inland waters will augment the industry landscape. Growing public awareness and concern about the environmental impact of shipping activities to mitigate pollution and safeguard marine ecosystems will sway the business trends. Furthermore, the economic benefits associated with the system, consisting of compliance with regulations, fuel cost savings, and potential operational advantages, incentivize shipowners and operators to invest in these technologies leading to a positive industry outlook.
 

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market Trends

Increasing adoption of hybrid scrubber systems involving the combination of open-loop and closed-loop configurations, allowing ships to switch between different scrubbing modes based on operational requirements and environmental regulations will augment the market landscape. Development of compact and modular scrubber designs, catering to the space constraints onboard vessels while maintaining high efficiency and performance will drive the business scenario. Moreover, integration of advanced materials and coatings in scrubber components enhances durability and corrosion resistance, extending the lifespan of scrubber systems and reducing maintenance costs, which will stimulate product penetration.
 

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market Analysis

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market Size, By Type, 2022-2032 (USD Billion)

Based on technology, the European market for wet marine scrubber systems will reach USD 2.9 billion by 2032 owing to its superior performance in reducing SOx emissions from the ship exhausts. It offers versatility by effectively removing multiple pollutants, including sulfur oxides, particulate matter, and nitrogen oxides (NOx), simultaneously. This multifunctionality aligns perfectly with the evolving regulatory landscape. Furthermore, growing emphasis on comprehensive emissions reduction strategies will enhance the product penetration.
  

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market Share, By Application, 2023

Based on application, the offshore segment is set to grow at a CAGR of around 11.5% through 2032. Offshore vessels, including drilling rigs, offshore support vessels, and floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) units, operate in environmentally sensitive areas with stringent emission regulations. These vessels require effective solutions for reducing sulfur oxide (SOx) emissions, enabling compliance with the regulations while facilitating uninterrupted operations which will stimulate the business landscape. Moreover, ongoing expansion of offshore exploration and production activities in the region, particularly in the North Sea and the Baltic Sea will influence the industry trends.
  

Italy Marine Scrubber Systems Market Size, 2022-2032 (USD Million)

Italy marine scrubber systems market is estimated to exceed more than USD 600 million by 2032. Growing pressure to comply with emission standards will strengthen the product demand. Strategic location of the country acts as a major maritime hub in the Mediterranean and advancements in scrubber technology including compact and modular designs, will enhance the system accessibility, thereby improving the product penetration across the economy.
 

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market Share

Eminent market players employ strategies comprising product innovation to enhance efficiency and reliability, strategic partnerships to expand market presence, and geographic expansion to tap into emerging opportunities. Regulatory compliance ensures adherence to environmental standards, while customer engagement and service support build long-term relationships. Sustainability initiatives enhance brand reputation and address environmental concerns, while ongoing research and development drive technological advancements.

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Company Market Share

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market Company

Eminent players operating in the Europe marine scrubber systems industry are:

  • Alfa Laval AB
  • ANDRITZ
  • DuPont Clean Technologies
  • Damen Shipyards Group
  • Ecospray Technologies S.r.l.
  • EGCSA Engineering Corp.
  • Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.
  • Green Tech Marine Engineering
  • Hug Engineering AG
  • KwangSung
  • Langh Tech Oy Ab
  • MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
  • SAACKE GmbH
  • Valmet Corporation
  • Wartsila Corporatio

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Industry News

  • In January 2021, Valmet launched advanced water treatment technologies tailored for the marine industry, aiming to improve emission control. Their patented, fully automatic water treatment solution is designed for marine scrubber systems and exhaust gas recirculation systems, aligning with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) guidelines. This initiative underscores Valmet's commitment to environmental stewardship in the maritime sector while addressing regulatory requirements.
     
  • In January 2020, Norway based scrubber manufacturers Clean Marine and FMSI finalized their merger, forming a unified entity operating under the Clean Marine brand. This merger aims to bolster Clean Marine's manufacturing capacity, enabling it to meet increased demand for scrubber systems.
     

This Europe marine scrubber systems market research report includes an in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of volume and revenue in “Units & USD Billion” from 2019 to 2032, for the following segments:

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Market, By Technology

  • Wet technology
    • Open loop
    • Closed loop
    • Hybrid
    • Others 
  • Dry technology

Market, By Fuel

  • MDO
  • MGO
  • Hybrid
  • Others

Market, By Application

  • Commercial
  • Container vessels
  • Tankers
  • Bulk carriers
  • RO-RO
  • Others 
  • Offshore
    • AHTS
    • PSV
    • FSV
    • MPSV
    • Others
  • Recreational
    • Cruise ships
    • Ferries
    • Yachts
    • Others
    • Navy
  • Others

The above information has been provided for the following countries:

  • Greece
  • Norway
  • Germany
  • UK
  • France
  • Netherlands
  • Italy

 

Authors: Ankit Gupta, Pooja Shukla

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of European marine scrubber systems was reached USD 1.3 billion in 2023 and is anticipated to grow at a rate of 10.7% through 2032, driven by stringent environmental regulations aimed at reducing emissions from ships operating in coastal and inland waters.

Wet marine scrubber systems segment held a decent market share in 2023 and is anticipated to reach around USD 2.9 billion by 2032 owing to its superior performance in reducing SOx emissions from the ship exhausts.

Italy marine scrubber systems industry held a notable revenue share in 2023 and is anticipated to exceed USD 600 million by 2032, driven by the growing pressure to comply with emission standards.

Alfa Laval AB, ANDRITZ, DuPont Clean Technologies, Damen Shipyards Group, Ecospray Technologies S.r.l., EGCSA Engineering Corp., Fuji Electric Co., Ltd., Green Tech Marine Engineering, Hug Engineering AG are some of the major industry contenders.

Europe Marine Scrubber Systems Market Scope

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 15
  • Tables & Figures: 450
  • Countries covered: 7
  • Pages: 300
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