Global Desalination Technologies Market Analysis –Trends, Insights and Forecasts (2022-2030)

  • Publish Date
    June 2, 2023
  • No of Pages
  • SKU Code
    GIR 8033
  • Format

Report Overview

  • Understand the latest market trends and future growth opportunities for the Desalination Technologies industry globally with research from the Global Industry Reports team of in-country analysts – experts by industry and geographic specialization.
  • Key trends are clearly and succinctly summarized alongside the most current research data available. Understand and assess competitive threats and plan corporate strategy with our qualitative analysis, insight, and confident growth projections.
  • The report will cover the overall analysis and insights in relation to the size and growth rate of the “Desalination Technologies Market” by various segments at a global and regional level for the 2010-2030 period, with 2010-2021 as historical data, 2022 as a base year, 2023 as an estimated year and 2023-2030 as forecast period.


  • In the changed post COVID-19 business landscape, the global market for Desalination Technologies estimated at US$15.2 Billion in the year 2022, is projected to reach a revised size of US$33.8 Billion by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 10.5% over the analysis period 2022-2030.
  • Reverse Osmosis (RO), one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 11.7% CAGR and reach US$21.1 Billion by the end of the analysis period. Taking into account the ongoing post pandemic recovery, growth in the Multi-Stage Flash (MSF) segment is readjusted to a revised 9.5% CAGR for the next 8-year period.
  • The Desalination Technologies market in the U.S. is estimated at US$1.8 Billion in the year 2022. China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$3.6 Billion by the year 2030 trailing a CAGR of 11.4% over the analysis period 2022 to 2030. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 7.9% and 7.6% respectively over the 2022-2030 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 5.7% CAGR. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$4.2 Billion by the year 2030.
  • The Middle East and North Africa account for 48% of the world’s daily production of desalinated water.

Desalination Technologies Market


  • Unit SalesAverage Selling PricesMarket Size & Growth Trends
  • COVID-19 Impact and Global Recession Analysis
  • Analysis of US inflation reduction act 2022
  • Global competitiveness and key competitor percentage market shares
  • Market presence across multiple geographies – Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial
  • Online interactive peer-to-peer collaborative bespoke updates
  • Market Drivers & Limiters
  • Market Forecasts Until 2028, and Historical Data to 2015
  • Recent Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Company Profiles and Product Portfolios
  • Leading Competitors

The Report Includes:

  • The report provides a deep dive into details of the industry including definitions, classifications, and industry chain structure.
  • Analysis of key supply-side and demand trends.
  • Detailed segmentation of international and local products.
  • Historic volume and value sizes, company, and brand market shares.
  • Five-year forecasts of market trends and market growth.
  • Robust and transparent research methodology conducted in-country.
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of the market based on segmentation involving both economic as well as non-economic factors.
  • Provision of market value (USD Billion) data for each segment and sub-segment.
  • Analysis by geography, region, Country, and its states.
  • A brief overview of the commercial potential of products, technologies, and applications.
  • Company profiles of leading market participants dealing in products category.
  • Description of properties and manufacturing processes.
  • marketed segments on the basis of type, application, end users, region, and others.
  • Discussion of the current state, setbacks, innovations, and future needs of the market.
  • Examination of the market by application and by product sizes; utility-scale, medium scale and small-scale.
  • Country-specific data and analysis for the United States, Russia, China, Germany, United Kingdom, France, Japan, Israel, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, United Arab Emirates, Canada, Switzerland, Australia, India, Italy, Turkey, Qatar, Sweden, Spain, Belgium, Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Egypt, Denmark, Austria, Vietnam, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, South Africa, and others.
  • Coverage of historical overview, key industrial development and regulatory framework.
  • Analysis of competitive developments, such as contracts & agreements, expansions, new product developments, and mergers & acquisitions in the market.
  • A look at the opportunities in the market for stakeholders and provide a competitive landscape of the market leaders.

Reports Scope and Segments:

Report Attribute Details
Market size in 2022 US$15.2 Billion
Market size forecast in 2030 US$33.8 Billion
Growth Rate CAGR of 10.5% from 2022 to 2030
Base year for estimation 2022
Historical data 2015 – 2022
Forecast period 2023 – 2030
Quantitative units Revenue in USD million and CAGR from 2023 to 2030
Report coverage Revenue forecast, company ranking, competitive landscape, growth factors, trends, DROT Analysis, Market Dynamics and Challenges, and Strategic Growth Initiatives

COVID-19 Impact, Market Growth Trends, Market Limiters, Competitive Analysis & SWOT for Top Competitors, Mergers & Acquisitions, Company Profiles, Product Portfolios

Market Size, Market Shares, Market Forecasts, Market Growth Rates, Units Sold, and Average Selling Prices.

Segments covered  Technology, Equipment Type, Product, Application and Region
Regional scope North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Latin America; Middle East and Africa and rest of the world
Country scope United States, Russia, China, Germany, United Kingdom, France, Japan, Israel, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, United Arab Emirates, Canada, Switzerland, Australia, India, Italy, Turkey, Qatar, Sweden, Spain, Belgium, Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Egypt, Denmark, Austria, Vietnam, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, South Africa, and others.
Key companies profiled Abengoa S.A.; Acciona S.A.; Advanced Watertek; Alfa Laval; AMPAC USA; ANDRITZ; Aqua-Chem; Aqualia; Aqualyng AS; Aquatech International LLC; Befesa Agua; Beijing IWHR Corporation (BIC); Beijing OriginWater Technology Co., Ltd.; Berkefeld – Veolia Water Technologies; Biwater Holdings Limited; BWT AG; Cadagua; Canature Environmental Products Co., Ltd.; China National Electric Engineering Co., Ltd.; CITIC Envirotech Ltd.; Dalian Huanong Group; Danfoss A/S; Degremont SAS; DESMI A/S; Deutsche Water GmbH; DME Water Technologies GmbH; Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co Ltd; Dow Water & Process Solutions; DuPont de Nemours, Inc.; Energy Recovery, Inc.; EnviroChemie GmbH; Evoqua Water Technologies LLC; Fisia Italimpianti S.p.A.; Fluence Corporation Limited; GE Water & Process Technologies; Genesis Water Technologies; Godrej; Guangzhou KangYang Seawater Desalination Equipment Co., Ltd. (KYSEARO); H2O GmbH; H2O Innovation; Hangzhou Hainuo Water Treatment Equipment Co., Ltd.; Hatenboer; Hitachi Zosen Corporation; Hyflux Ltd.; IDE Technologies Ltd; IEI inge GmbH; John Holland; Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd; Keppel Seghers Pte Ltd; Koch Membrane Systems, Inc.; Komax Systems Inc.; Kurita Water Industries Ltd.; LG Chem; Metito; Nitto Denko Corporation; Poseidon Water; Proactiva Medio Ambiente Brasil Ltda.; ProMinent GmbH; Pure Aqua, Inc.; Qingdao Everbright Machinery Co., Ltd.; Rite Water; RWL Water LLC; Sidem; Siemens AG; Suez Water Technologies & Solutions; Sulzer; Thomas Desalination; Tianjin MOTIMO Membrane Technology Co., Ltd.; Toray Industries, Inc.; Torishima Pump Mfg. Co., Ltd.; Toshiba Water Solutions Private Limited; Toyobo Co., Ltd.; TRIWIN WATERTEC CO., LTD.; Veolia Water Technologies; Wärtsilä; Wetico; Xylem Inc. and others
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MENA Desalination Market Size 2023

Report Segmented by:

Based On Technology Based On Product Based On Application Based On Region
Reverse Osmosis (RO) Membranes Municipal North America
Multi-Stage Flash (MSF) Pumps Industrial Europe
Multi-Effect Distillation (MED) Evaporators Others Asia Pacific
Others Others Middle East & Africa
Latin America

Companies Covered in Report: 

Abengoa S.A. H2O Innovation
Acciona S.A. Hangzhou Hainuo Water Treatment Equipment Co., Ltd.
Advanced Watertek Hatenboer
Alfa Laval Hitachi Zosen Corporation
AMPAC USA Hyflux Ltd.
ANDRITZ IDE Technologies Ltd
Aqua-Chem IEI
Aqualia inge GmbH
Aqualyng AS John Holland
Aquatech International LLC Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd
Befesa Agua Keppel Seghers Pte Ltd
Beijing IWHR Corporation (BIC) Koch Membrane Systems, Inc.
Beijing OriginWater Technology Co., Ltd. Komax Systems Inc.
Berkefeld – Veolia Water Technologies Kurita Water Industries Ltd.
Biwater Holdings Limited LG Chem
BWT AG Metito
Cadagua Nitto Denko Corporation
Canature Environmental Products Co., Ltd. Poseidon Water
China National Electric Engineering Co., Ltd. Proactiva Medio Ambiente Brasil Ltda.
CITIC Envirotech Ltd. ProMinent GmbH
Dalian Huanong Group Pure Aqua, Inc.
Danfoss A/S Qingdao Everbright Machinery Co., Ltd.
Degremont SAS Rite Water
Deutsche Water GmbH Sidem
DME Water Technologies GmbH Siemens AG
Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co Ltd Suez Water Technologies & Solutions
Dow Water & Process Solutions Sulzer
DuPont de Nemours, Inc. Thomas Desalination
Energy Recovery, Inc. Tianjin MOTIMO Membrane Technology Co., Ltd.
EnviroChemie GmbH Toray Industries, Inc.
Evoqua Water Technologies LLC Torishima Pump Mfg. Co., Ltd.
Fisia Italimpianti S.p.A. Toshiba Water Solutions Private Limited
Fluence Corporation Limited Toyobo Co., Ltd.
GE Water & Process Technologies TRIWIN WATERTEC CO., LTD.
Genesis Water Technologies Veolia Water Technologies
Godrej Wärtsilä
Guangzhou KangYang  (KYSEARO) Wetico
H2O GmbH Xylem Inc.

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Global Desalination Technology market – Objectives of the Study

Global Desalination Technology market Definition

Global Desalination Technology market Scope

Global Desalination Technology market Stakeholders

Global Desalination Technology market Limitations

Summary of changes in Global Desalination Technology market


Research data

Secondary data

Primary data

Global Desalination Technology market Size Estimation

Global Desalination Technology market Breakdown & Data Triangulation

Global Desalination Technology market Share Analysis

Global Desalination Technology market Risk assessment/limitations

Assessment Of The Impact Of Covid-19 On The Global Desalination Technology market




Global Desalination Technology market Dynamics

Global Desalination Technology market Drivers

Rapid urbanization and industrialization in developing economies


Global Desalination Technology Market restraints

Involvement of high capital and operational expenditures

Scaling and fouling issues associated with RO membranes

Global Desalination Technology market Opportunities

Integration of renewable energy sources

Growing adoption of hybrid desalination technology

Global Desalination Technology market Challenges

Environmental issues pertaining to discharge of dense brine

Porters Five Force Model

Moderate-to-high bargaining power of suppliers
Moderate-to-high threat of new entrants
Moderate threat of substitutes
High-to-moderate intensity of rivalry
Moderate bargaining power of buyers



Industry trends

Strategic benchmarking

Pricing analysis

Value chain analysis

Ecosystem analysis

Patent analysis

Trade analysis



Reverse Osmosis

Multi-stage filtration

Multi-effect distillation







North America








Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific




Rest of Asia Pacific

Rest of the World

Latin America

Middle East & Africa



Footprint analysis of the top players in the global desalination technology market

Product & service portfolio matrix

Market share analysis

Company evaluation quadrant

Company evaluation quadrant for start-ups/smes

Competitive scenario


(Business overview, Products & services offered, Recent Developments, Competitive analysis, SWOT Analysis,)

  1. Abengoa SA
  3. Aqualyng AS
  4. Danfoss A/S
  5. Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co Ltd
  6. Dow Water & Process Solutions
  7. Evoqua Water Technologies LLC
  9. H2O Innovation
  10. Hyflux Limited
  11. IDE Technologies Ltd.
  12. John Holland
  13. Koch Membrane Systems, Inc.
  14. Suez SA
  15. Degrémont
  16. Tianjin MOTIMO Membrane Technology Co., Ltd.
  17. Toray Industries, Inc.
  18. Toyobo Co., Ltd.
  19. Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies SA
  20. Sidem
  21. Xylem, Inc.
  22. Others 80+.


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Frequently Asked Questions ?

The major players in the Global Desalination Technology Market are Abengoa SA; ACCIONA SA; Aqualyng AS; Danfoss A/S; Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co Ltd; Dow Water & Process Solutions; Evoqua Water Technologies LLC; FISIA ITALIMPIANTI S.p.A; H2O Innovation; Hyflux Limited; IDE Technologies Ltd.; John Holland; Koch Membrane Systems, Inc.; Suez SA; Degrémont; Tianjin MOTIMO Membrane Technology Co., Ltd.; Toray Industries, Inc.; Toyobo Co., Ltd.; Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies SA; Sidem; Xylem, Inc. and Others.

APAC region is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period, driven mainly by activities in China, India, Japan, and Australia.

The reverse osmosis segment is expected to be the largest segment and the fastest-growing segment, owing to its low installation cost, easy processing, ability to treat all types of feed water, and minimal use of chemicals.