Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
IBISWorld projects a turnaround for the Carbon Dioxide Production industry over the five years to 2017, supported by mounting activity in downstream industries. With more money to spend on food and drinks, consumers will spur downstream demand from the respective manufacturers. Construction will also climb out of its recessionary slump, albeit slowly, to prop up industry revenue growth. Reduced reliance on US oil may sever some revenue streams for the industry, though; similarly, shifting consumer preferences away from carbonated soft drinks may also limit industry revenue growth over the period.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter
The Carbon Dioxide Production industry has high barriers to entry. Although no legislation prevents prospective firms from entering this industry, high market share concentration and capital costs make it difficult to establish new carbon dioxide production businesses.
New entrants need to purchase carbon dioxide processing machinery and equipment, contributing to high start-up capital costs. Additionally, firms need to construct carbon dioxide transportation pipelines, purchase tankers and trucks and establish a distribution network. Over the past five years, the financial crisis and stagnant economic growth made it more difficult to obtain financing. As a result, barriers to entry increased... purchase to read more