Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Demand for industry products will be boosted by overall growth in downstream markets like food production, heavy industrial facilities construction and machinery manufacturing. However, manufacturers will be threatened by growing imports, with competition from Asian countries steadily increasing. Additionally, demand for petroleum-related products will likely diminish as a result of growing interest in green technologies... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The regions with the greatest concentration of boiler and heat exchanger manufacturing establishments include the Southwest, Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Great Lakes.
The Southwest region accounts for 26.0% of the industry's establishments. The concentration of boiler and heat exchanger manufacturers in the Southwest is largely due to the dominance of Oklahoma and Texas. Oklahoma has a higher concentration of establishments than any other state, accounting for 13.0% of total establishments in the United States. Oklahoma's manufacturing economy has always been based primarily in agricultural and petroleum production... purchase to read more