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Petrochemical Pumps Market Size, By Type (Centrifugal Pumps, Positive Displacement Pumps, & Rotary Pumps), By Material, By Application, By End Use, By Distribution Channel, By Regional Outlook, & Forecast, 2024 – 2032

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  • Published Date: Jul 2024
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Petrochemical Pumps Market Size

Petrochemical Pumps Market was valued at USD 3.17 billion in 2023 and is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% during 2024 to 2032. driven by increased use of petrochemical products across various industries, stringent environmental regulations, and advances in pump technology. The increasing usage of petrochemical compounds in a variety of industries, including packaging, automotive, construction, and electronics, is driving the demand for efficient and dependable pumps. Furthermore, the growth and modernization of petrochemical plants, particularly in emerging markets, is driving the demand for innovative pump systems. These upgraded facilities necessitate high-performance pumps to enable greater production capacity and operating efficiency.

Petrochemical Pumps Market

Additionally, the need to comply with regulations imposed by the government for the safe handling of hazardous materials and environmental preservation is driving petrochemical businesses to invest in compliant & high-quality pumps. For instance, the Clean Air Act (CAA) in the U.S. regulates air emissions from various sources including industrial facilities.

The substantial initial expenditures associated with advanced and high-performance pumps present a significant financial barrier for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the petrochemical industry Moreover; to maintain dependability and efficiency, these pumps also need high maintenance and operating costs, which pose as a significant barrier in market growth.

Petrochemical Pumps Market Trends

The market for petrochemical pumps is being transformed by the incorporation of digital technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) into pump systems. Real-time data is now available for smart pumps that have sensors and monitoring systems installed. This allows for predictive maintenance and considerably minimizes downtime. This technological advancement ensures more efficient and reliable operations.

Furthermore, there is a growing emphasis on energy-efficient pumps, which helps to reduce operating costs and minimize carbon footprints. Pumps equipped with Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) and sophisticated materials are gaining popularity due to their ability to optimize energy usage. In addition to improving pump performance, these technologies support industry-wide sustainable practices.

Petrochemical Pumps Market Analysis

Petrochemical Pumps  Market Size, By Type, 2021 - 2032 (USD Billion)

Based on type, the centrifugal pumps was reached USD 1.73 billion in 2023 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% through 2032. The demand for centrifugal pumps is anticipated to be driven by the global manufacturing sector growth coupled with the development of residential and commercial infrastructure. Numerous advantages are provided by these pumps including resistance to corrosion, low maintenance, size and application diversity, etc. During the projected time, these attributes are expected to increase the product demand.

Petrochemical Pumps Market Revenue Share, By Distribution Channel, 2023

Based on distribution channel, the indirect distribution channel dominated the 74.2% share of the petrochemical pumps market in 2023 and is expected to reach USD 3.38 billion over 2024-2032. Pump manufacturers benefit significantly from indirect distribution channels, such as distributors and resellers, due to their geographic reach and cost efficiency. These channels have established networks that cover large geographic areas, allowing manufacturers to effectively access diverse global markets including rural or niche areas. Furthermore, by using indirect channels, companies can avoid the high costs of building and maintaining a direct sales team, thereby lowering the overall operational costs for manufacturers and allowing better resource allocation for product development and innovations.

Petrochemical Pumps Market Size, 2021 - 2032 (USD Billion)

Asia Pacific petrochemical pumps market is likely to exceed USD 1.11 billion in 2023 and is projected to reach USD 1.73 billion by 2032. Asia Pacific is known for its vast rapidly expanding petrochemical markets, particularly in China and the Southeast Asian countries. These countries are boosting their petrochemical capacity through considerable investments, driven by rising local demand and exports. This increase is driving the demand for pumps in all stages of the petrochemical industry including manufacturing, refining, and distribution.

China is one of the world's leading producers of petrochemical pumps, which accounted for USD 358.5 million in 2023. China has a strong manufacturing base for chemicals, plastics, and other related products, making it the world's largest manufacturer of petrochemicals. To support a range of industrial activities, from raw material handling to final product distribution, this large production capacity necessitates reliable pumping systems.

The U.S. petrochemical pumps market was valued at 697.2 million in 2023 and is anticipated to drive significant growth in the industry over the forecast period. The U.S. has an abundance of natural resources, such as crude oil and natural gas, which form the foundation of its robust petrochemical industry.

Petrochemical Pumps Market Share

Petrochemical Pumps Company Market Share Analysis, 2023

In 2023, market players, such as Flowserve Corporation, KSB SE & Co. KGaA, Sulzer Ltd., collectively held around 15% - 20% market share. These prominent players are proactively involved in strategic endeavors, such as mergers & acquisitions and facility expansions & collaborations, to diversify the product portfolios, expand the customer base, and strengthen its market position.

Petrochemical Pumps Market Companies

Major players operating in the petrochemical pumps industry are:

  • Carver Pump
  • Ebara Corporation
  • Flowserve
  • Grundfos
  • Hayward Gordon
  • HERMETIC Pumpen
  • IDEX
  • ITT Goulds Pumps
  • KSB
  • PSG Dover
  • Ruhrpumpen
  • SPP Pumps
  • Sulzer
  • Sundyne
  • Truflo Pumps
  • Xylem

Petrochemical Pumps Industry News

  • In March 2023, KSB, a leading pump and valve supplier, acquired technology from Bharat Pumps and Compressors Ltd (BP&CL). This acquisition strengthens KSB's position in the centrifugal and reciprocating pump market for the petrochemical sector.

This petrochemical pumps market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of revenue (USD Million) from 2021 to 2032, for the following segments:

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Market, By Type

  • Centrifugal pumps
  • Positive displacement pumps
  • Rotary pumps

Market, By Material

  • Stainless steel
  • Carbon steel
  • Alloy steel
  • Others (e.g., nickel alloys)

Market, By Application

  • Upstream
    • Exploration pumps
    • Production pumps (e.g., artificial lift)
    • Injection pumps
    • Transfer pumps
  • Midstream
    • Pipeline pumps
    • Storage pumps
    • Loading/unloading pumps
  • Downstream
    • Refinery pumps
    • Petrochemical plant pumps
    • Distribution pumps

Market, By End Use Industry

  • Oil & gas
  • Chemical
  • Power generation
  • Others (e.g., water treatment)

Market, By Distribution Channel

  • Direct sales
  • Indirect sales

The above information is provided for the following regions and countries:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • UK
    • Germany
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Russia
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • Australia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific 
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America 
  • MEA
    • UAE
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Africa
    • Rest of MEA


Authors: Avinash Singh, Sunita Singh

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of petrochemical pumps was worth over USD 3.17 billion in 2023 and will register a 4.5% CAGR between 2024 and 2032 due to increasing demand for petrochemical products.

The centrifugal pumps segment was reached USD 1.73 billion in 2023, driven by their versatility and efficiency in handling various petrochemical fluids.

Asia Pacific petrochemical pumps industry size surpassed USD 1.11 billion in 2023, attributed to the region's expanding chemical manufacturing and refining sectors.

Companies including Flowserve, Grundfos, Hayward Gordon, HERMETIC Pumpen, IDEX, ITT Goulds Pumps, KSB, PSG Dover, Ruhrpumpen, SPP Pumps, Sulzer, Sundyne, Truflo Pumps, and Xylem, are operating in the petrochemical pumps industry.

Petrochemical Pumps Market Scope

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 16
  • Tables & Figures: 160
  • Countries covered: 22
  • Pages: 250
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