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Research and Markets: Food Grade Industrial Gases Market by Type, Application, Product Type, & Region – Global Trends & Forecast to 2019

March 31, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Food Grade Industrial Gases Market by Type (Carbon Dioxide, Nitrogen, Oxygen), Application (Freezing & Chilling, Packaging, Carbonation), Product Type (Dairy & Frozen Products, Beverages, Meat, Fish & Seafood), & Region – Global Trends & Forecast to 2019” report to their offering.

The food-grade industrial gases market is projected to reach $9,108.3 million by 2019, at a CAGR of 7.0% from 2014 to 2019

The food-grade industrial gases market is projected to grow at a moderate rate in the next five years. The market size is projected to increase due to the growing consumption of packaged foods and technologies in packaging and chilling & freezing of processed food products. Emerging markets such as China & India, with increasing demand for packaged foods are estimated to generate potential opportunities in the market for food-grade industrial gases.

The report provides detailed analysis of the food-grade industrial gases market, which is segmented on the basis of types into carbon dioxide, nitrogen, oxygen, and others (hydrogen and argon) which are applicable for freezing & chilling, packaging, carbonation & blanketing, purging, and sparging & hydrogenation. Globally, demand for nitrogen is growing as the modified atmospheric packaging market is growing due to increased usage by food & beverage manufacturers to prevent spoilage of food products. The product types for which these applications are used are dairy & frozen products, beverages, fruits & vegetables, meat, fish & seafood, convenience foods, and oil, sauces, dressings & condiments.

The freezing & chilling gas application dominated the food-grade industrial gases market in 2013. The rising consumption of dairy & frozen products, meat fish & seafood, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region is increasing the usage of food-grade industrial gases in packaging techniques such as modified atmospheric packaging.

The report further provides qualitative analyses of the prominent market players and their preferred development strategies The key food-grade industrial gas manufacturers in the market identified in this report are Air Liquide (France), Air Products (U.S.), Praxair (U.S.), The Linde Group (Germany), Air Gas (U.S.) Matheson, Tri-Gas Inc. (U.S.), Messer Group (Germany), Sol-SPA (Italy), Emirates Industrial Gases (U.A.E.), and Gulf Cryo (Kuwait).

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Industry Trends

6 Market Overview

7 Food-Grade Industrial Gases Market, By Type

8 Food-Grade Industrial Gases Market, By Application

9 Food-Grade Industrial Gases Market, By Product Type

10 Food-Grade Industrial Gases Market, By Region

11 Competitive Landscape

12 Company Profiles

– Air Gas Inc.

– Air Liquide

– Air Products

– Emirates Industrial Gases (Airtec)

– Gulf Cryo

– Matheson Tri-Gas Inc.

– Messer Group

– Praxair Inc.


– The Linde Group

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