Central Air Conditioning Systems - A European Market Overview

19 May 2011 • by Natalie Aster

In 2010, Italy, Germany and France represent the largest European Central Air Conditioning Systems manufacturers in terms of shipment value, with a combined share of nearly 50%. Italy is the largest manufacturer of Central Air Conditioning Systems with a shipment value of US$1.1 billion in 2010 and expected to reach US$1.8 billion by 2015 with a CAGR of 6.7%. Emerging manufacturing countries, Czech Republic and Turkey, are forecast to register double digit growth rates over the 2006-2015 analysis period and gain share at the expense of other major regions in Europe. Europe was adversely affected by the recent world recession and the Central Air Conditioning market has been dampened in all countries except Italy, Turkey, Spain, the UK and Czech Republic which achieved a positive growth during 2010.

The report “Central Air Conditioning Systems - A European Market Overview ” by Industry Experts includes the complete competitive landscape for CAC market in Europe and selected individual countries (France, Germany, Italy, Turkey, Spain and The United Kingdom) which comprises market share analysis (2009) for leading market players including Aermec, Airwell Group, Carrier, CIAT Group, Climaveneta, Daikin Europe (McQuay), Flakt Woods, GEA Group, Lennox Europe, Trane and York. The study analyses these major players with respect to key financials, product listing & analysis, key brands, competitors and production plant locations & capacities. The report also briefly profiles 70 other key market players across Europe.

CAC product segments analyzed in the study include Direct Expansion (DX) Central Air Conditioning Systems and Central Plant/Chilled Water Central Air Conditioning Systems (Central Plant AC Systems). The report also analyzes the market of the sub-segments of DX Systems – Split AC Systems (only greater than or equal to 12kW of cooling capacity are considered for this segment which are capable of accommodating more than one indoor units and to be considered as central systems), Packaged AC Systems, VRF Systems and Heat Pumps; and Central Plant AC Systems – Chillers, Cooling Towers, Air Handling Units and Fan Coil Units.

European shipments of Central Air Conditioning Systems stand at an estimated 2.52 million units in 2010, valued at US$5.14 billion. Though unit shipments are forecast to witness a low CAGR over 2006-2015, value of shipments are expected to maintain a positive trend over the aforementioned years.

Report Details:

Central Air Conditioning Systems - A European Market Overview
Published: May 2011
Pages: 337
Price: USD 4,860.00

Report Sample Abstract

Market Share Analysis for Major Players in Europe

In 2009, again Carrier Corp retained the top position in European CAC market with 224 thousand in terms of shipment value and units shipped respectively. Daikin McQuay and Trane closely follow Carrier in the same year. Other US manufacturers who achieved top positions in Europe include York and Lennox. Europe based companies who are leading include Aermec and Climaveneta from Italy, Airwell and CIAT from France and GEA Group from Germany.

Major Player Profiles. Business Description

Aermec SPA’s history commences with the establishment of Riello Condizionatori, a contract manufacturing company, way back in 1962. In 1963, Aermec became established as a brand that was associated with product design and manufacture. Aermec was also a pioneer in launching a solitary appliance for supplying both cold and hot air, in addition to introducing a twin-appliance air conditioning system, the first of its kind and a precursor of split systems. Manufacture of fan coils also started, all this in the 1970s. The 1980s saw the development of water chillers and air conditioning systems.

Aermec SPA is engaged in designing, manufacturing and distributing air conditioning systems and has an experience of over 40 years in this field. Product range of the company includes air handling units, air to water and water to water chillers/heat pumps, dehumidifiers, fan coils, heat recovery units and components, independent systems, packaged air conditioners, split and multi split systems and thermoconvectors. These products find applications in businesses, residences and other air conditioning units.

Previously called Riello Condizionatori, the company adopted its present name in 1998. In addition to Italy, Aermec has offices in France, Germany and the UK, as well as authorized dealers and sales agencies in Europe, the Mediterranean Region, North America and Asia. Aermec is a market leader in Italy with a range of over 300 products on offer. Italy accounts for 55% of total company sales and the balance 45% is accounted for by overseas sales. Aermec has an employee workforce of over 600 and its facility covers an area of 103,425 m2.

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