Reportlinker Adds Global Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings Industry

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NEW YORK, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Global Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings Industry

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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings in US$ Million by the following Product Segments - Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC, Steel, & Miscellaneous), and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings, & Other Fittings). Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2007 through 2015. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. The report profiles 685 companies including many key and niche players such as Aristovolos G. Petzetakis S.A, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc., Advanced Technology Products, Aliaxis SA, Amanco Brasil Ltda, American Ductile Iron Pipe, Ameron International Corporation, Arcelor Mittal, Arkema SA, Aronkasei Co., Ltd., Bambanani Pipes & Fittings, Brugg Pipe Systems, CertainTeed Corporation, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Couplamatic Systems, Inc., Eaton Hydraulics Group, Europipe GmbH, Evraz , Inc., Georg Fischer Piping Systems Ltd., Hancor, Inc., Hanson Pipe and Precast, Inc., Hobas Pipe, Ipex, Inc., JM Eagle Company, Inc., KWH Pipe, Lamson & Sessions, Marley Deutschland GmbH, National Pipe and Plastics, Inc., Nibco, Inc., Nippon Steel Corp., North American Pipe Corp., Pipelife International GmbH, Polypipe Group, REHAU AG + Co., Royal Pipe Systems, Stupp Corp., Sumitomo Metal Industries, Tenaris Group, Confab Industrial s.a, Dalmine SpA, Tenaris Siderca, TenarisTamsa, Tessenderlo Group, Tigre SA Tubos e Conexoes, Uponor Corp., US Steel Corp., U.S. Steel Tubular Products, Inc., and Wavin N.V. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

1. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS 1

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations 1

Disclaimers 2

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level 2

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics 3

Product Definitions and Scope of Study 3

Pipes 4

Plastic Pipes: PVC and PE Pipes 4

Metal Pipes - Aluminum, Cast Iron and Steel Pipes 4

Pipe & Hose Fittings 4

Metal Flanges and Unions 4

Hydraulic Couplings 5

Valves, Nozzles, Rivets, and Pumps 5

2. MARKET OVERVIEW 6

Global Plastic Pipes Industry - A Perspective 6

Current Market Conditions 6

The Cause & Effect of Recession in the Pipe Industry 6

Impact of Recession on Steel Pipes 7

The World Beyond Recession 8

Emerging Nations Remain Key For Recovery In Demand 8

New Oil &Gas Projects Will Boost Future Market Growth 9

Worldwide Pipeline Investment to Surge 9

Economic Stimulus Plan Will Revive Pipe Industry 10

Outlook 10

Key Statistics 11

Table 1: Global Largest Diameter Steel Pipe Manufacturers

(2007): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Company

y (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 11

Trends and Issues 11

Plastic Pipes Industry Foresees Promising Demand in Developing

Countries 11

Plastic Pipes Replacing Traditional Materials 11

Product Innovation Drives Plastic Pipes Market 12

A Peek Into What the Manufacturers Are Up to 12

PVC Pipes Dominate Global Pipes Market 13

Polyethylene (PE) Pipes: A Growing Market 13

HDPE Finds Favor over PVC among Plastic Pipes 13

Multilayer Pipes Growing in Usage 13

Saturation in Major Application Sectors 14

Competitive Factors 14

Regulatory Environment 14

ISO Technical Committees 14

ISO/TC 138 14

ISO/TC 5 15

3. PRODUCT SEGMENTATION 16

Pipes 16

Plastic Pipes: PVC and PE Pipes 16

Different Types of Plastics Pipes and Applications 16

PVC Vs PE Pipes: A Comparative Study 17

Metal Pipes - Aluminum, Cast Iron and Steel Pipes 17

Clay and Concrete Pipes 17

Plastic Pipes in Detail 17

Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) 17

Physical Characteristics & Properties 18

Advantages of PVC 18

Resistance from Corrosion 18

Tight Joints 18

Improved Hydraulics 18

PVC Pipes 18

Advantages of PVC Pipes 18

Chlorinated Polyvinyl Chloride (CPVC) 19

Advantages of CPVC Pipes 19

Standards and Code Compliance 20

Polyethylene (PE) 20

End Use Applications for PE Pipes 21

Polyethylene Corrugated Pipes 21

Polyethylene Marine Pipes 21

PEX (Cross-linked Polyethylene) 21

Polypropylene (PP) 22

Others 22

Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS) 22

Polybutylene (PB) 23

Metal Plastic Composite Pipes 23

PEX-AL-PEX 23

End-Use Applications 23

Municipal Water Supply/Distribution/Irrigation 23

Municipal Drainage/Sewer Pipes 24

Oil/Natural Gas Pipes 24

Pipes for Telecommunications Cables 24

Other Piping Applications 24

Pipe & Hose Fittings 24

Metal Flanges and Unions 24

Hydraulic Couplings 24

Valves, Nozzles, Rivets, and Pumps 25

4. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS 26

Charlotte Pipe Unveils RePVC™ 26

DRIVETRAIN Launches NRP Jones Hydraulic Hoses and Fittings 26

Misumi Group Launches Polycarbonate Pipes 26

Caplugs Launches New Pipe Cap Series 26

Bete Launches Variacor Coupling for Pneumatic and Hydraulic Hoses 26

Easyfit Launches ADA Series of Pipefittings 27

Hozelock Introduces Premium Fittings Range 27

JM Eagle Launches Eagle Corr PE 27

Spaldings Launches Geka Style Hose Fittings 28

CertainTeed Launches 10" and 12" Diameter CertaFlo GreenLine

PVC Sewer Pipes 28

Finolex Industries to Unveil Lead-Free Plumbing Systems 28

CONTECH Construction Products Launches DuroMaxx™ 28

Advanced Drainage Systems Introduces N-12 HP Pipes 29

Wavin Plastics Unveils New Fittings for TwinWall Drainage System 29

Advanced Drainage Systems Introduces SaniTite Sanitary Sewer Pipe 29

ADS Launches N-12®, a Low Head Pipe 30

Harvel Unveils HydroKing CPVC Plumbing Pipe 30

JMM Launches EverHold™ Pipe System 30

IPEX Unveils the First Uncoated PVC DWV Piping System, System

XFR(R) 15-50 30

Sumitomo Develops New Welded Steel Pipes 31

Easyfit Introduces EF42 Slip-on Structural Pipe Fitting 31

Easyfit Introduces EF43G Slip-on Structural Pipe Fitting 31

NIBCO Unveils NEXT-Pure PEX Piping Systems 31

BETE Releases Novel Pipe Fittings Range 31

IPEX Introduces TerraBrute™ Pipe System 32

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY 33

Surya Roshni to Establish Steel Pipe Plant and Lighting Facility 33

Radius Systems Enters into Joint Venture with Senaat Group 33

BLUCHER North America Merges with Watts Water Technologies 33

TMK IPSCO Establishes Manufacturing Unit in Ohio 33

Aqua America Enters into Contract with Atlantic States Cast

Iron Pipe 34

Vallourec to Acquire Serimax Group 34

EnerMech Takes over Norson Power 34

Welspun Gujarat Stahl Rohren to Take Over Majority Stake in

Aziz Pipe Company 34

Advanced Drainage Systems Takes over Foltz Concrete Pipe Company 35

Welspun Gujarat Stahl Rohren Acquires Significant Majority

Stake in MSK Projects 35

SIGMA Corporation Acquires Unique Fittings and Flanges 35

Nittetsu Steel Pipe Acquires Wuxi TSD 35

Precision Castparts Acquires Minority Share in Yangzhou

Chengde Steel Tube 36

Cretex Companies Take Over Assets of Concrete Products of Wyoming 36

Advanced Drainage Systems Takes Over Inserta Fittings 36

All-American Holdings Purchases Hose Division from Snap-tite Hose 37

Infiltrator Systems Takes Over Blue Diamond Corrugated 37

Advanced Drainage Systems Acquires Piedmont Concrete 37

CONTECH Construction Products Takes Over Plastream Pipe

Technologies 37

Pipelife International Takes Over Westpipe 38

McJunkin Red Man Signs Agreement with Dresser Oil Tools & Supply 38

Wienerberger to Acquire Steinzeug Abwassersysteme 38

APL Apollo Tubes to Take Over Lloyds Line Pipes 38

JFE Steel to Take Over Minority Stake in Pancheng Yihong Pipe 38

Vietnam Steel to Enter into Joint Venture with Japanese Firms 39

Watts Water Technologies Acquires Austroflex Rohr-Isoliersysteme 39

Nippon Steel to Acquire Majority Stake in Subsidiary of

Toshida Industry 39

Advanced Drainage Systems and Tigre Sign Joint Venture Agreement 39

Prinsco to Establish New Plant 40

American Piping Products Elaborates Houston Center 40

United Spiral Pipe Establishes New Spiral Welded Pipe

Manufacturing Unit 40

Synalloy Takes Over Carbon Pipe Fabrication Business of Ram-Fab 41

Welspun to Merge Krishiraj Trading, Welspun Trading and

Welspun Finance 41

Fluid Routing Solutions Takes over Europower 41

MiTek Acquires Heat Pipe Technology 41

SUTOR Group Acquires Ningbo, Zhejiang China Heavy Steel Pipe

Manufacturing 42

G & L Beijer Takes over Slang-Pac 42

Anvil International Inks Agreement to Divest Assets to John

Maneely Company 42

McJunkin Red Man to Acquire Transmark Fcx Group 42

Integrated Pipeline Services Acquires Sheehan Pipe Line

Construction 43

O-tek Internacional Acquires Newsan 43

Tenaris Acquires Seamless Pipe Indonesia Jaya 43

North American Pipe Takes over Majority Assets of Wisconsin

PVC Pipe Plant 43

Logstor Takes over Sales Activities and Net Assets of Star Pipe 44

Sioux Chief Acquires Fittings Business of REHAU 44

Bore Flex Industries Acquires Three Pipe Plants from Lamson &

Sessions 44

LT Connections and Jones Stephens Corporation Merge 44

Al Rajhi Steel to Invest for Increase in Capacity 45

Sumitomo Metal Industries and Nippon Steel Ink Agreement 45

Tianjin Pipe Group and Taiyuan Iron and Steel Group to

Establish Steel Welded Pipe Facility 45

Sekisui Chemical to Enter into Joint Venture with Libyan Firm 45

OOO Onninen to Establish Plastic Pipe Production Facility 45

Xinyu Iron and Steel to Acquire Jiangxi Hongdu Steelworks 45

Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais Acquires Zamprogna 46

Independent Pipe Products Purchases Facility 46

Hanson Pipe & Precast Sells Corrugated Metal Pipe Assets to

Contech Construction 46

StatoilHydro Signs Frame Agreements with Multiple Companies 46

Sumitomo Metal Industries Expands Production Capacity 46

Star Pipe Products to Stop PB Flexible Pipe Production 47

Thomas & Betts to Divest Plastic Pipe Business 47

Hawkeye Group Merges with Concrete Technologies Worldwide 47

HG Metal Manufacturing and AIM Sign Joint Venture Agreement 47

Sumitomo, Sekisui Chemical and ZAO Vodokanalstroy Enter into

Joint Venture 48

Fairmont Supply Takes Over North Penn Pipe & Supply 48

Precision Castparts to Take Over Hackney Ladish 48

Alphacan to Sell Sanitary and Heating Pipes business to Comap 48

Tubos Reunidos to Merge with Conduccionesy Derivados 49

Rocla Takes Over Pipe and Stormwater Detention Business of

Caliber Australia 49

General Steel Holdings Signs Letter of Intent with Yantai

Steel Pipe 49

Precision Castparts to Take Over Airdrome Holdings 49

Xinxing Steel Pipe International Signs Agreement with Hubei

Xinye Steel 50

YLI Holdings to Take Over Majority Stake in Laksana Wibawa 50

Hanson Pipe & Precast Acquires Tullos 50

Spears Manufacturing Takes Over Assets of Coastline Plastics 50

Pipelife International Acquires Instaplast Praha 50

Novolipetsk Steel to Take Over John Maneely from The Carlyle

Group 51

Watts Water Technologies Acquires Blucher Metal 51

New Zealand Investment Holdings to Take Over RX Plastics 51

HTI Takes Over Theysohn Group 51

Champions Pipe & Supply Merges with Mitsui Tubular Products 51

Tessenderlo Group to Acquire Nyloplast Europe BV 52

Georg Fischer to Takeover Central Plastics 52

SSAB to Divest IPSCO Tubular Operations 52

North American Pipe to Inaugurate New PVC Pipe Plant 52

United Spiral Pipe Constructs New Facility 53

Maruichi Steel Tube to Purchase Stake of Leavitt Tube 53

JFE Steel Receives Steel Pipe Order from TransCanada 53

Georg Fischer Purchases 50% Shares of Simona 53

Wavin Acquires Pilsa 53

TMK's Volzhsky Division Mounts New Large-Diameter Pipe Mill 53

Sumitomo Metals and Sumitomo Corporation Won Abu Dhabi Crude

Oil Pipeline Project 54

Tigre Acquires Plastica 54

Mexichem Acquires Major Share in Plastubos 54

ArcelorMittal to Acquire Unicon 54

MSA a.s Enters JV with ALLPORT International 54

Carlyle Group Buys 49% Stake in Yangzhou Chengde 55

Maharashtra Seamless Secures US$ 40 Million Export Order 55

JISL Coimbatore Facility to Commence Production 55

Xinxing Pipes Acquires 55% Stake in Sichuan Chuanjian Pipeline 55

Crane Group to Takeover Kingston Bridge 55

UMW to Acquire Major Share in USTPL 56

SVCP Gains Significant Supply Contract 56

Castle Harlan Divests Shares in Polypipe Group 56

MSL to Acquire SC Republica 56

Commercial Metals Snaps Up Valjaonica Cijevi 56

CMC Acquires Sisak 56

Pipelife Takes Over Quality Plastics 56

JFE Steel Receives New Long Term Agreement 57

Europipe Supplies Steel Pipe to Nord Stream 57

JSW Steel Acquires Three Companies 57

Shaw Group Acquires Ezeflow Inc. Division 57

Mainline Supply Snaps Up Eagle Underground Utility 57

Northwest Pipe Takes Over Continental Pipe Manufacturing 57

McJunkin Purchases Midway-Tristate 58

CDC Capital Takes Over Groupe Genoyer 58

ISCO Industries LLC Obtains Industrial Underground 58

Tenaris Takes Over Hydril 58

Ferguson Buys Grif-Fab 58

John Maneely to Acquire Sharon Tube 58

Mueller Water Products Takes Over Fast Fabricators 58

Dura-line and Arnco are Merged and Acquired by Audax Group 58

J-M Manufacturing Merges with PW Eagle 59

Thomas & Betts Acquires Lamson & Sessions Co. 59

NIBCO Inaugurates New Plant 59

Welspun to Construct a New Plant in Little Rock 59

U. S. Steel Acquires Lone Star Technologies 59

Hanson Pipe & Precast Takes Over Johnson Bateman 60

Hanson Pipe & Precast Purchases Price Brothers 60

Hanson Pipe & Precast Takes Over W T Liston Co. 60

Hanson Pipe & Precast Purchases the Assets of Concrete Pipe 60

Georgia Gulf Changes Royal Group Technologies Name to Royal Group 60

Hanson Pipe & Precast Acquires Hyprescon and Miceli & Frères

in Canada 60

JFE Steel to Increase Production Capacity at Chita Works' Mill 61

Voestalpine Acquires Majority Stake in Meincol 61

Ameron Acquires Polyplaster 61

Sumitomo and Vallourec to Set Up a JV Company in Brazil 61

ArcelorMittal Takeovers CINTER 61

Arkema to Merge with ALPHACAN Omniplast 62

NIBCO Takes Over PEX Tubing Manufacturer, CPI 62

Tenaris Acquires Welded Pipe Plants and Operations of Acindar 62

Sanmar Group Takes Over PVC Businesses of Two Companies 62

Parker Hannifin Takes Over Resistoflex Aerospace 62

Carlyle Group Purchases John Maneely Company 63

Tenaris Acquires Maverick Tube Corporation 63

Red Man Pipe Acquires Bear Tubular 63

Oldcastle Materials Acquires Foothills 63

Cretex Cos Takes Over Pipe Products LLC 63

Ferguson Acquires Pipe Products Inc. 63

Hallmark Tubulars Enters into Joint Venture with Two Canadian

Players 64

Aliaxis and Durman Esquivel Join Forces to Establish Aliaxis

Latinoamerica 64

J-M Manufacturing Company Partners with S&B to Launch New Pipe

System 64

Welspun Gujarat Enters into MOU with Volzhsky Pipe Plant 64

Petzetakis Divests Greek Pipe Business to Wavin 64

Maharashtra Seamless Secures Supply Order From ONGC 65

Jindal Saw Wins Supply Order from Gulf South 65

Tenaris Secures Order to Supply Steel Welded Pipes for Gas

Pipeline Project 65

Northwest Pipe Receives Two Contracts for Supply of Welded Pipes 65

Northwest Pipe Secures Order for Welded Steel Pipes 65

US Steel to Supply Pipes to BP 65

JFE Steel and Metal One to Provide ERW Line Pipe for DBNGP 66

Northwest Pipe Completes Mexico Project 66

Sumitomo Metals to Enhance Production Capacity 66

Hanson Pipe & Products Changes Name 66

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS 67

Aristovolos G. Petzetakis S.A (Greece) 67

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (USA) 67

Advanced Technology Products (USA) 67

Aliaxis SA (Belgium) 68

Amanco Brasil Ltda (Brazil) 68

American Ductile Iron Pipe Co. (USA) 68

Ameron International Corporation (USA) 68

Arcelor Mittal (Luxembourg) 69

Arkema SA (France) 69

Aronkasei Co., Ltd. (Japan) 70

Bambanani Pipes & Fittings (South Africa) 70

Brugg Pipe Systems (Switzerland) 70

CertainTeed Corporation (USA) 70

Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (USA) 71

Couplamatic Systems, Inc. (USA) 71

Eaton Hydraulics Group (USA) 71

Europipe GmbH (Germany) 72

Evraz Inc. NA (USA) 72

Georg Fischer Piping Systems Ltd. (Switzerland) 72

Hancor, Inc. (USA) 73

Hanson Pipe and Precast, Inc. (USA) 73

Hobas Pipe (USA) 74

Ipex, Inc. (USA) 74

JM Eagle Company, Inc. (USA) 74

KWH Pipe (Finland) 74

Lamson & Sessions (USA) 75

Marley Deutschland GmbH (Germany) 75

National Pipe and Plastics, Inc. (USA) 75

Nibco, Inc. (USA) 75

Nippon Steel Corp. (Japan) 76

North American Pipe Corp. (USA) 76

Pipelife International GmbH (Austria) 76

Polypipe Group (UK) 76

REHAU AG + Co (Germany) 77

Royal Pipe Systems (Canada) 77

Stupp Corp. (USA) 77

Sumitomo Metal Industries Ltd (Japan) 77

Tenaris Group (Luxembourg) 78

Confab Industrial s.a (Brazil) 78

Dalmine SpA (Italy) 78

Tenaris Siderca (Argentina) 79

TenarisTamsa (Mexico) 79

Tessenderlo Group (Belgium) 79

Tigre SA Tubos e Conexoes (Brazil) 79

Uponor Corp. (Finland) 79

US Steel Corp. (USA) 80

U.S. Steel Tubular Products, Inc. (USA) 80

Wavin N.V (The Netherlands) 80

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE 81

Table 2: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings by Geographic Region /Country -

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007

through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 81

Table 3: World Historic Review for Pipes and Pipe/Hose

Fittings by Geographic Region/ Country - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in S$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 82

Table 4: World 11-Year Perspective for Pipes and Pipe/Hose

Fittings by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar

Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years

2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 83

Table 5: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Pipes by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 20150 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 84

Table 6: World Historic Review for Pipes by Geographic

Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 85

Table 7: World 11-Year Perspective for Pipes by Geographic

Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US,

Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle

East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 86

Table 8: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Pipes by Product Segment - Aluminum Pipes, Cast Iron Pipes,

Clay Pipes, Concrete Pipes, Polyethylene Pipes, PVC Pipes,

Steel Pipes, and Miscellaneous Pipes Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007

through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 87

Table 9: World Historic Review for Pipes by Product Segment -

Aluminum Pipes, Cast Iron Pipes, Clay Pipes, Concrete Pipes,

Polyethylene Pipes, PVC Pipes, Steel Pipes, and Miscellaneous

Pipes Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 88

Table 10: World 11-Year Perspective for Pipes by Product

Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aluminum

Pipes, Cast Iron Pipes, Clay Pipes, Concrete Pipes,

Polyethylene Pipes, PVC Pipes, Steel Pipes, and Miscellaneous

Pipes Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 89

Table 11: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Aluminum Pipes by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 90

Table 12: World Historic Review for Aluminum Pipes by

Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 91

Table 13: World 11-Year Perspective for Aluminum Pipes by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 92

Table 14: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Cast Iron Pipes by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 93

Table 15: World Historic Review for Cast Iron Pipes by

Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 94

Table 16: World 11-Year Perspective for Cast Iron Pipes by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 95

Table 17: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Clay Pipes by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 96

Table 18: World Historic Review for Clay Pipes by Geographic

Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 97

Table 19: World 11-Year Perspective for Clay Pipes by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 98

Table 20: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Concrete Pipes by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 99

Table 21: World Historic Review for Concrete Pipes by

Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 100

Table 22: World 11-Year Perspective for Concrete Pipes by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 101

Table 23: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Polyethylene Pipes by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 102

Table 24: World Historic Review for Polyethylene Pipes by

Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 103

Table 25: World 11-Year Perspective for Polyethylene Pipes by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 104

Table 26: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for PVC

Pipes by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 105

Table 27: World Historic Review for PVC Pipes by Geographic

Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 106

Table 28: World 11-Year Perspective for PVC Pipes by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 107

Table 29: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Steel Pipes by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 108

Table 30: World Historic Review for Steel Pipes by Geographic

Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 109

Table 31: World 11-Year Perspective for Steel Pipes by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 110

Table 32: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Miscellaneous Pipes by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 111

Table 33: World Historic Review for Miscellaneous Pipes by

Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 112

Table 34: World 11-Year Perspective for Miscellaneous Pipes by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 113

Table 35: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Pipe and Hose Fittings by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 114

Table 36: World Historic Review for Pipe and Hose Fittings by

Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 115

Table 37: World 11-Year Perspective for Pipe and Hose Fittings

by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar

Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years

2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 116

Table 38: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Pipe and Hose Fittings by Product Segment - Metal Flanges and

Unions, Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 117

Table 39: World Historic Review for Pipe and Hose Fittings by

Product Segment - Metal Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic

Couplings and Other Fittings Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 117

Table 40: World 11-Year Perspective for Pipe and Hose Fittings

by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

Metal Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings and Other

Fittings Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 118

Table 41: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Metal Flanges and Unions by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 119

Table 42: World Historic Review for Metal Flanges and Unions

by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 120

Table 43: World 11-Year Perspective for Metal Flanges and

Unions by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar

Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years

2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 121

Table 44: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Hydraulic Couplings by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 122

Table 45: World Historic Review for Hydraulic Couplings by

Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 123

Table 46: World 11-Year Perspective for Hydraulic Couplings by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 124

Table 47: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Other Fittings by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 125

Table 48: World Historic Review for Other Fittings by

Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 126

Table 49: World 11-Year Perspective for Other Fittings by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 127

8. THE UNITED STATES 128

A.Market Analysis 128

Current & Future Analysis 128

Key Trends 128

Water and Wastewater Pipes to Gain Momentum 128

Chinese Give Stiff Fight to US Standard Pipe Manufacturers 128

Table 50: Average Price (US$) Charged by US and Chinese

Manufacturers (2004 to 2007) for One ton of Welded Pipe

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 129

Pipes and Tubes Market Continues to Grow 129

Demand for Large-diameter Pipes to Grow Steadily 129

Table 51: US Large Diameter Pipe Market (2002 & 2007):

Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand by Pipe Type -

Concrete, Plastic, Cast Iron, Steel, and Clay (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 130

Plastic Pipes 130

Plastic Pipes: Strengthening Foothold 130

PVC and PE Pipes - Leading Segments Among Pipes 131

Chlorinated PVC to Witness Significant Growth 131

PEX Pipes - An Emerging Market 131

HDPE Pipes to Exhibit Strong Growth 131

Table 52: US Pipe Market (2008): Percentage Breakdown of

Volume Demand for Plastic, Copper, Steel, and Other

Materials (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 131

Table 53: US Plastic Pipe Market (2008): Percentage

Breakdown of Dollar Sales for JM Eagle, Advanced Drainage

Systems, North American Pipe Corporation, Performance

Pipes, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 132

Steel Pipes 132

Overview 132

Line Pipes Witness Impressive Growth 132

Growing Demand for Mechanical Tubes 133

Standard Pipes Market Growing at Sluggish Pace 133

Rising Imports of Stainless Steel Pipes and Tubes 133

Anti-dumping Complaint Filed Against Chinese Steel Pipe

Importers 133

Pipes & Hose Fittings 133

Concrete Pipe Joint Systems Evolve in Shape and Design 134

No Tariffs on Pipe Imports from China 134

Standards 134

ASTM Specification for Polyethylene (PE) Pipes 134

Novel ASTM Standard to Determine Pressure Ratings for PVC

Pipe fittings 134

B.Market Analytics 135

Table 54: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes

(Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC,

Steel and Miscellaneous) and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal

Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings)

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 135

Table 55: US Historic Review for Pipes and Pipe/Hose

Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron,

Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and Miscellaneous)

and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions,

Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings) Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 136

Table 56: US 11-Year Perspective for Pipes and Pipe/ Hose

Fittings by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar

Sales for Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay, Concrete,

Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and Miscellaneous) and Pipe and

Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings

and Other Fittings) Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 137

9. CANADA 138

Market Analysis 138

Table 57: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes

(Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC,

Steel and Miscellaneous) and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal

Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings)

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 138

Table 58: Canadian Historic Review for Pipes and Pipe/Hose

Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron,

Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and Miscellaneous)

and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions,

Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings) Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 139

Table 59: Canadian 11-Year Perspective for Pipes and

Pipe/Hose Fittings by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown

of Dollar Sales for Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay,

Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and miscellaneous) and

Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic

Couplings and Other Fittings) Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 140

10. JAPAN 141

A.Market Analysis 141

Current & Future Analysis 141

Plastic Pipes: An Overview 141

PVC Recycling In Vogue in Japan 141

Steel Pipes Market 141

Historic Market Share Data 142

Table 60: Leading Manufacturers in the Japanese PVC Rigid

Pipes Market (2004): Percentage Breakdown of Shipments for

Sekisui Chemical, Kubota, Mitsubishi Plastics, Shin-Etsu

Polymer, C.I. Kasei, and Others (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 142

Table 61: Leading Manufacturers in the Japanese

Polyethylene Pipes Market (2004): Percentage Breakdown of

Shipments for Mitsubishi Plastics, Sekisui Chemical, and

Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 142

Table 62: Leading Manufacturers in the Japanese Steel Sheet

Pipes Market (2004): Percentage Breakdown of Production for

Nippon Steel, JFE Steel Corp., and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 142

Table 63: Leading Manufacturers in the Japanese Regular

Steel Hot-Rolled Pipes Market (2004): Percentage Breakdown

of Production for Nippon Steel, JFE Steel Corp., Maruichi

Steel Tube, Sumitomo Metal Industries, Sumitomo Pipe &

Tube, Nittetsu Steel Pipe, Nisshin Kokan, and Others

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 143

Table 64: Leading Manufacturers in the Japanese Seamless

Pipes Market (2004): Percentage Breakdown of Production for

Sumitomo Metal Industries, JFE Steel Corp., Nippon Steel,

and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 143

Table 65: Leading Manufacturers in the Japanese Electric

Resistance Welded Steel Pipes Market (2004): Percentage

Breakdown of Production for Maruichi Steel Tube, Nippon

Steel, JFE Steel Corp., Sumitomo Pipe & Tube, Nittetsu

Steel Pipe, Nisshin Kokan, and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 144

Table 66: Leading Manufacturers in the Japanese Pipe

Sections Market (2004): Percentage Breakdown of Production

for Sumitomo Metal Industries, JFE Steel Corp, Nippon

Steel, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 144

Select Players 144

JFE Steel Corporation 144

Maruichi Steel Tube Ltd. 145

Mitsubishi Plastics, Inc. 145

Nittetsu Steel Pipe Co., Ltd. 145

Sekisui Chemical 145

Shin-Etsu Polymer Co., Ltd. 145

B.Market Analytics 146

Table 67: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes

(Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC,

Steel and Miscellaneous) and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal

Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings)

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 146

Table 68: Japanese Historic Review for Pipes and Pipe/Hose

Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron,

Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and Miscellaneous)

and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions,

Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings) Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 147

Table 69: Japanese 11-Year Perspective for Pipes and

Pipe/Hose Fittings by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown

of Dollar Sales for Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay,

Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and miscellaneous) and

Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic

Couplings and Other Fittings) Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 148

11. EUROPE 149

A.Market Analysis 149

Current & Future Analysis 149

Plastic Pipes (PVC and PE) Dominate the Region 149

Table 70: Plastic Pipe Market in Europe (2008): Percentage

Breakdown by End Use Applications (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 149

PVC and PE Pipes Vs PP Pipes: A Comparative Analysis 150

Underfloor Heating - Major Application Area for Plastic Pipes 150

Market for Clay and Concrete Pipes 150

EU Imposes Pre-Emptive Penalties on Chinese Steel Pipe Producers 150

B.Market Analytics 151

Table 71: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings by Geographic Region -

France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of

Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 151

Table 72: European Historic Review for Pipes and Pipe/Hose

Fittings by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK,

Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 152

Table 73: European 11-Year Perspective for Pipes and Pipe/

Hose Fittings by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia,

and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 153

Table 74: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes

(Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC,

Steel and Miscellaneous) and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal

Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings)

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 154

Table 75: European Historic Review for Pipes and Pipe/Hose

Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron,

Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and Miscellaneous)

and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions,

Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings) Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 155

Table 76: European 11-Year Perspective for Pipes and Pipe/

Hose Fittings by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay, Concrete,

Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and Miscellaneous) and Pipe and

Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings

and Other Fittings) Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 156

11a. FRANCE 157

Market Analysis 157

Table 77: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes

(Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC,

Steel and Miscellaneous) and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal

Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings)

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 157

Table 78: French Historic Review for Pipes and Pipe/ Hose

Fittings by Product Segment - Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron,

Clay, Concrete, Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and Miscellaneous)

and Pipe and Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions,

Hydraulic Couplings and Other Fittings) Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 158

Table 79: French 11-Year Perspective for Pipes and Pipe/Hose

Fittings by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar

Sales for Pipes (Aluminum, Cast Iron, Clay, Concrete,

Polyethylene, PVC, Steel and Miscellaneous) and Pipe and

Hose Fittings (Metal Flanges and Unions, Hydraulic Couplings

and Other Fittings) Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 159

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