The global screw compressor market amounted to 139,000 units in 2016, indicating flat year-on-year growth.
China, Europe, and the United States were the three big markets. Their market scales in 2016 were 56,000 units, 32,400 units, and 31,900 units, respectively.
China, the world’s largest market, accounted for 40% of the global market and Europe and the United States accounted for 23% respectively. Japan, Korea, and India followed.
Screw compressors are known for strong extendability, which makes them applicable in the fields of air conditioning, refrigeration, and freezing. Nowadays, screw compressors are widely applied to large water- and ground-source heat pumps and heat recovery heat pumps in the commercial and industrial sectors.