Water and sewage industry includes establishments operating water supply systems, sewage treatment plants, and steam and air-conditioning supply systems. These services are usually provided by national, state or municipal governments, or by cooperatives, and in some cases by private sector.
Water and Sewage Global Market Size
The global water and sewage market was valued at $558 billion in 2017. Asia Pacific was the largest region in the water and sewage market in 2017, accounting for around 32% market share. The USA was the largest country in the water and sewage market in 2017, accounting for around 22% market share.
Water and Sewage Global Market Trend
Water treatment plants are using technologies to reduce energy consumption in their plants. Energy-efficient technologies such as membrane aerated biofilm reactors (MABR) and advanced anaerobic digesters are helpful in water resource recovery. Advanced digesters are used to create biogas, and reciprocating gas engines turn that biogas into electricity, thus enabling plants to become energy neutral.
The major players in the global water and sewage market are SUEZ SA, SABESP, Nalco Champion, American Water and United Utilities. SUEZ SA was the largest company in the market.
The countries covered in the global water and sewage market are USA, China, Germany, Brazil, Japan, UK, Spain, Russia, France, Australia, Italy, India and rest of the world.
Water and Sewage Global Market Segmentation
Water and sewage market is segmented into water supply and irrigation systems, sewage treatment facilities, steam and air-conditioning supply.
Water supply and irrigation systems includes establishments involved in operating water treatment plants and water supply systems. It includes water filtration plants, irrigation canals, impounding reservoirs, pumping stations, aqueducts and distribution mains.
Sewage treatment facilities comprises establishments primarily involved in operating sewer systems or sewage treatment facilities.
Steam and air-conditioning supply includes establishments involved in providing steam, heated air, or cooled air.