Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018

Dec 16, 2013, 13:03 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" report to their offering.

The increasing number of autogas vehicles in countries such as Turkey, Poland and South Korea among others is expected to boost LPG consumption. On account of LPG's cost and environmental benefits, demand is expected to increase in the residential/commercial and auto fuel sector.

This study covers the global Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) market with estimates and forecast from 2012 to 2018, in terms of volume as well as revenue. It analyses the global LPG market, market players and market competition through tools such as value chain analysis and Porter's five force model. The value chain analysis of the market provides detailed understanding of each player in the value chain including supplier, buyer manufacturer and end user. The study uses Porter's five force model to give a comprehensive view of the competition in the market.

The global LPG demand is primarily driven by government initiatives to increase consumption of LPG as cooking fuel and auto fuel. The study discusses further driving and restraining factors that impact the global market. The report also includes opportunities for the global LPG market as well as market attractiveness analysis for all application segments of the LPG market.

Company market share analysis with company profiles of the major players in the LPG market is provided. Profiles of nine key companies are included in the study, but a host of other companies can be profiled as per client needs. The company profiles provide company information such as company overview, financial overview, business strategies, SWOT analysis and recent developments. The major players in the market include Exxon Mobil, Royal Dutch Shell, BP Plc, Sinopec, Chevron Corporation among others.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Preface
1.1 Report Description
1.2 Market Segmentation
1.3 Research Methodology

2 Executive Summary
2.1 Global LPG market estimates and forecast, 2011 - 2018(Million tons) (USD Billion)
2.2 Global LPG market snapshot, 2012 and 2018

3 Liquefied Petroleum Gas: Industry Analysis
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Value chain analysis
3.3 Market drivers
3.4 Market restraints
3.5 Market opportunities
3.6 Porter's five forces analysis
3.7 Liquefied Petroleum Gas: Company market share analysis, 2012
3.8 Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG): Market attractiveness analysis

4 Liquefied Petroleum Gas Market: Source Analysis
4.1 Global LPG market: Source overview
4.2 Global LPG market, by source

5 Liquefied Petroleum Gas Market: Application Analysis
5.1 Global LPG market: Application overview
5.2 Global LPG market, by application

6 Liquefied Petroleum Gas Market: Regional Analysis
6.1 LPG market: Regional overview
6.2 Global LPG market, by region

7 Company Profiles

Companies Mentioned:

  • British Petroleum Plc
  • Chevron Corporation
  • China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC)
  • China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec)
  • Exxon Mobil Corporation
  • Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas)
  • Phillips
  • Royal Dutch Shell
  • Valero Energy

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