The Rare Gases Market was Valued at USD 245.9 Million in 2014 and is Projected to Grow to USD 380.9 Million by 2020 at a CAGR of 7.68%

Dec 07, 2015, 04:30 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, December 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Rare Gases Market By Type, by End-Use, by Transportation Mode, by Function - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. 

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Growth in construction, lighting, and laser applications, increasing energy prices, and rapid urbanization has fueled the growth of the rare gases market. The illumination segment held the largest share of the total rare gases market in 2014, especially in emerging markets such as China, Brazil, and India. 

The rare gases market is purely application-driven and demand depends on various end users of rare gases such as electronics, manufacturing & construction, automotive & transportation equipment, and health care. The electronics segment is projected to dominate the rare gases market, by end user, from 2015 to 2020. 

The cylinders and liquid containers segment is projected to grow at the highest CAGR of 8.18% from 2015 to 2020. Key players of the rare gases market implement different strategies such as expansions, agreements, contracts, joint ventures, and partnerships to gain a larger share in the market.

Rare gases are a global commodity as they are not based on local production and supply; however, the pricing is highly dependent on the balance of global demand, supply, and speculation. One of the main strategies adopted by rare gas manufacturing companies is mergers & acquisitions. 

Scope of the Report:

This research categorizes the rare gases market based on type, end use, transportation mode, function, and region. 


  • Neon
  • Krypton
  • Xenon

End use: 

  • Manufacturing & Construction
  • Electronics
  • Automotive and Transportation Equipment
  • Health care


  • Illumination
  • Insulation
  • Others (scanning, anesthesia, semiconductors, and satellites)

Transportation mode: 

  • Cylinders & liquid containers
  • Tonnage distribution
  • Bulk and micro bulk delivery


  • Asia-Pacific
  • Europe
  • North America
  • Rest of the World (RoW)

Key Topics Covered: 

1 Introduction 

2 Research Methodology 

3 Executive Summary 

4 Premium Insights 

5 Market Overview 

6 Industry Trends 

7 Rare Gases Market, By Type 

8 Rare Gases Market, By End Use 

9 Rare Gases Market, By Transportation Mode 

10 Rare Gases Market, By Function 

11 Rare Gases Market, By Region 

12 Competitive Landscape 

13 Company Profiles 

  • Advanced Specialty Gases Inc.
  • Air Liquide S.A.
  • Air Products and Chemicals Inc.
  • Airgas Inc.
  • Iceblick Ltd.
  • Iwatani Corporation
  • Matheson Tri-Gas Inc.
  • Messer Group GmbH
  • Praxair Inc.
  • The Linde Group

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