Tap & Valve Manufacturing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Tap & Valve Manufacturing Market Research Report | SIC C28.140 | Jan 2014

Redirecting flow: Improving domestic demand and export markets are expected to increase revenue

IBISWorld’s Tap & Valve Manufacturing market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
Pegler Yorkshire Group Ltd Pegler Yorkshire Group Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Most people do not realise that valves play a crucial role in the modern economy. Everyday uses include taps, valves in dishwashers, air conditioners and gas ovens. The big uses for valves are in the oil, gas, chemical processing, manufacturing, energy and water industries. The United Kingdom accounts for a relatively small percentage of global valve market, but has a significant role in some segments. International trade has a significant influence on industry performance as exports account for a major share of revenue, while imports satisfy a large share of domestic demand. However, the value of imports and exports are artificially inflated by re-exports.

The UK operations of tap and valve manufacturers are expected to generate revenue of £1.2... purchase to read more

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The industry displays a low level of concentration due to the diverse range of products it manufactures. It is estimated that in 2013-14, the industry's four largest firms will account for about 23.8% of industry revenue. Concentration within the industry has increased in recent years, following the acquisition of smaller players by international players and industry exits. However, industry concentration varies considerably according to product line.

Globally, the industry is fragmented with the four largest manufacturers of industrial valves accounting for less than 20.0% of the global market... purchase to read more


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What is the Tap & Valve Manufacturing Industry?

This industry includes the manufacture of sanitary taps and valves, the manufacture of heating taps and valves, and the manufacture of industrial taps and valves (including regulating valves and intake taps). A valve is a device that can be used to control the flow of liquids, gases and slurries. There are a number of different designs for valves, depending on how they are being used. The manufacture of parts is also included in this industry.

Industry Products
Check valvesSafety and relief valvesParts Process control valves Gate valvesBell and plug valves
Industry Activities
Manufacturing industrial taps and valves, including regulating valves and intake tapsManufacturing sanitary taps and valvesManufacturing heating taps and valves

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