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Virtual Pipeline Market Analysis

  • Report ID: GMI6816
  • Published Date: Sep 2023
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Virtual Pipeline Market Analysis

Virtual Pipeline Market Size, By Fuel, 2021 - 2032, (USD Billion)

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The virtual pipeline market form CNG segment held over USD 490 million in 2022 and is expected to observe around 6.5% CAGR through 2032, due to the transportation and distribution of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). CNG is considered a clean and environmentally friendly fuel, making it a preferred choice in regions striving to reduce carbon emissions and air pollution. Moreover, the versatility of CNG allows it to be used in a wide range of applications, including power generation, industrial processes, and transportation, driving its demand.

Additionally, CNG virtual pipelines offer a flexible and cost-effective solution for delivering natural gas to areas lacking traditional pipeline infrastructure, particularly in remote regions or emerging economies. As industries and communities increasingly prioritize sustainability and energy security, CNG's role in the virtual pipeline market is poised to continue to expand, supporting the transition to cleaner and more accessible energy sources.

Virtual Pipeline Market Size, By Fuel, 2021 - 2032, (USD Billion)

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Virtual pipeline market from trucks segment dominated around USD 1 billion revenue in 2022 and will cross USD 2 billion by in 2032, driven by the use of trucks as a primary mode of transportation for compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG). Trucks offer the flexibility and mobility needed to transport gas to diverse locations, including areas with limited pipeline infrastructure. This mode of transportation has been instrumental in providing remote and underserved communities with access to clean and reliable energy sources, supporting industrial operations, and addressing energy needs during emergencies.

The versatility of truck-mounted virtual pipelines has made them a key driver in expanding the reach of natural gas and other gases to a wider range of end-users, contributing significantly to the industry's growth and adaptability in diverse geographic and industrial settings.

Virtual pipeline market from industrial sector is set to expand at a CAGR of 5.5% till 2032, fuelled by industrial end uses. Industries, including manufacturing, power generation, mining, and various heavy-duty processes, rely heavily on the consistent and efficient supply of energy resources like compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG). Virtual pipelines provide a vital solution to meet the demanding energy needs of these sectors, ensuring uninterrupted operations and cost-effectiveness.

As industries continue to prioritize energy efficiency, environmental sustainability, and resilience, the virtual pipeline industry has seen increased adoption in industrial settings. Moreover, the expansion of industrial activities, especially in emerging markets, has further boosted the demand for virtual pipeline solutions, solidifying the industrial sector's position as a key growth driver in this dynamic virtual pipeline market.

North America Virtual Pipeline Market Size, 2021 - 2032, (USD Million)

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North America virtual pipeline market is slated to register 5% CAGR between 3023 and 2032, owing to the region's abundant natural gas reserves, particularly in the United States and Canada. The shale gas revolution has led to increased production of natural gas, making it a readily available and cost-effective energy resource. The need to serve remote and off-grid areas, including rural communities and industrial facilities, has spurred the adoption of virtual pipelines as a flexible and efficient solution for natural gas distribution.

Moreover, environmental considerations and a growing emphasis on reducing carbon emissions have led to the increased use of natural gas as a cleaner-burning fuel compared to other fossil fuels. Additionally, the resilience of virtual pipelines during natural disasters and emergencies, ensuring a consistent gas supply, has bolstered their adoption in the region. Furthermore, regulatory support and incentives for the expansion of natural gas infrastructure and distribution networks have further fueled the market's growth.

Authors: Ankit Gupta, Vishal Saini

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of virtual pipeline surpassed USD 2.3 billion in 2023 and is set to exceed USD 3.9 billion by 2032, attributed to the growing need for reliable and flexible energy distribution solutions, particularly in regions with limited access to traditional pipeline infrastructure.

The CNG fuel segment accounted for more than USD 490 million in 2022 and is poised to witness over 6.5% CAGR from 2023 to 2032, owing to the increasing demand for clean and environmentally friendly fuel.

North America market is set to expand at over 5% CAGR from 2023 to 2032, driven by the abundant natural gas reserves, particularly in the U.S. and Canada.

Kinder Morgan, NG Advantage LLC., Stabilis Solutions, Inc., Hexagon Agility, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., Galileo Technologies S.A., Xpress Natural Gas, CNG Services Limited, Aggreko, Gáslink - Gás Natural, S.A., and Gas Malaysia Virtual Pipeline Sdn. Bhd are some of the leading virtual pipeline companies.

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 15
  • Tables & Figures: 352
  • Countries covered: 16
  • Pages: 290
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