Winches Market: Global Industry Trend Analysis 2012 to 2017 and Forecast 2017 - 2025


Winches  Market
  • To Be Published : Jan-2019 |
  • Status : Work in progress |
  • Format :

Global Winches Market: Introduction

A winch is a power-driven equipment used to wind a rope or a cable. Winches are widely used for lifting and moving all kinds of loads in various applications, such as marine, industrial, renewables, automotive and civil engineering, among others. Winches range in design from hand-cranked spools to enormous hydraulic devices used for industrial loading applications. Simple winches consist of a basic structure such as a spool and an attached hand crank, whereas for bigger applications, winches form a major part of machinery used for moving and lifting loads.

On the basis of material used, stainless steel winches are estimated to hold a dominant market share and they’re widely used in applications, such as boating. In industrial applications, stronger steel alloys are widely preferred for industrial winch drums & frames and in low weight operations, synthetics and aluminium are used.

Winches are categorized as manual, hydraulic, pneumatic and electric winches on the basis of working mechanism. As the global load lifting needs are evolving, there is a growing demand for more advanced systems offering high quality and better efficiency with ease of use. To meet these demands, manufacturers are constantly striving to develop new systems. Hydraulic winches were developed to meet the requirements of modern-day application needs in the winches market. Manual winches are preferred for low lifting weight applications, owing to simplicity and cost effectiveness. Electric winches are estimated to hold a dominant market share over the forecast period, attributing to the high demand from marine and oil & gas applications.

The global market is estimated to grow at a stable rate, owing to the use of winches in a wide variety of applications.

Global Winches Market: Dynamics

Drivers:
Growth in end use applications, such as mining, construction, utility, freight, oceaneering and others is expected to be a key growth driver for the global winches market. In automotive applications, winches are used as front or rear mounts to tow heavy weight. Construction cranes use winches to lift & dangle loads and sailboats of all sizes use winches to facilitate the rapid winding and unwinding of the rigging line. The global winches market is estimated to be driven by technological advancements, such as remote control clutch system in advanced winches for better handling & transfer of loads, quick installation and availability of good quality winches with cost-effective prices.

Restraints:

The high cost of hydraulic systems might act as a growth restraint for this market over the forecast period.

Global Winches Market: Segmentation

On the basis of type, the global winches market is segmented into: electric winches, hydraulic winches and manual winches.

The global winches market can be segmented on the basis of capacity as: below 7500 lbs, 7500 lbs to 15000 lbs, 15001 lbs to 45000 lbs, 45001 lbs to 60000 lbs, 60001 lbs to 100000 lbs, and above 100000 lbs. Winches are evaluated by line pull weight and gear ratio.

On the basis of application, the global winches market can be segmented into: mining, construction, utility, freight, oceaneering and others.

Global Winches Market: Regional Outlook

North America and Western Europe collectively are estimated to account for a relatively large market share in the global winches market during the forecast period. The major demand for winches arises from end use industries, such as marine, industrial machinery and freight. The U.S. winches market is anticipated to grow at a stable pace, owing to it attaining the maturity stage in the product life cycle. On the other hand, the Canada winches market is estimated to register significant growth. In Europe, countries, such as the U.K., Germany, Russia, Poland and France are projected to drive the Europe winches market.

Latin America and the Middle-East & Africa winches markets are estimated to witness high growth opportunity over the forecast period. The Asia-Pacific market is forecasted to grow at a rapid pace, owing to growth in urbanization, growing industries and stable economic growth in the region.

Global Winches: Market Participants

Examples of some of the market participants in the global winches market are:

  • Ingersoll-Rand plc
  • Ramsey Winch
  • Warn Industries Inc.
  • Harken Inc.
  • TWG
  • Paccar Winch
  • Fukushima Ltd.
  • Brevini U.K. Ltd
  • Naust Marine ehf.
  • Maxwell Marine International Ltd.
  • Appleton Marine Inc.

The research report presents a comprehensive assessment of the market and contains thoughtful insights, facts, historical data, and statistically supported and industry-validated market data. It also contains projections using a suitable set of assumptions and methodologies. The research report provides analysis and information according to market segments such as geographies, application, and industry.

The report covers exhaust analysis on:

  • Market Segments
  • Market Dynamics
  • Market Size
  • Supply & Demand
  • Current Trends/Issues/Challenges
  • Competition & Companies involved
  • Technology
  • Value Chain

Regional analysis includes:

  • North America (U.S., Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico. Brazil)
  • Western Europe (Germany, Italy, France, U.K, Spain)
  • Eastern Europe (Poland, Russia)
  • Asia Pacific (China, India, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand)
  • Japan
  • Middle East and Africa (GCC Countries, S. Africa, Northern Africa)

The report is a compilation of first-hand information, qualitative and quantitative assessment by industry analysts, inputs from industry experts and industry participants across the value chain. The report provides in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments. The report also maps the qualitative impact of various market factors on market segments and geographies.

Report Highlights:

  • Detailed overview of parent market
  • Changing market dynamics in the industry
  • In-depth market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected market size in terms of volume and value
  • Recent industry trends and developments
  • Competitive landscape
  • Strategies of key players and products offered
  • Potential and niche segments, geographical regions exhibiting promising growth
  • A neutral perspective on market performance
  • Must-have information for market players to sustain and enhance their market footprint
Back To Top