Water Clarifiers Market

Water Clarifiers Market

Water Clarifiers Market Forecasts to 2030 - Global Analysis By Type (Coagulant, Inorganic Coagulant, Flocculant, pH Stabilizers and Other Types), Design (Circular Water Clarifiers, Rectangular Water Clarifiers and Other Designs), Material Type (Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel, Fiber-reinforced Plastic and Other Material Types), Application, End User and By Geography

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Published: 2023 ID: SMRC23667

This report covers the impact of COVID-19 on this global market

Years Covered


Estimated Year Value (2023)

US $8.68 BN

Projected Year Value (2030)

US $15.98 BN

CAGR (2023 - 2030)


Regions Covered

North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, South America, and Middle East & Africa

Countries Covered

US, Canada, Mexico, Germany, UK, Italy, France, Spain, Japan, China, India, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Rest of Asia Pacific, South America, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Middle East & Africa, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, and South Africa

Largest Market

North America

Highest Growing Market

Asia Pacific

According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Water Clarifiers Market is accounted for $8.68 billion in 2023 and is expected to reach $15.98 billion by 2030 growing at a CAGR of 9.1% during the forecast period. Water clarifiers, also known as clarifiers or sedimentation tanks, are pieces of equipment used to filter out impurities and particulates from water through the sedimentation process. While the clarified water is collected from the top of the tank, suspended solids are allowed to settle at the bottom of the tank during the sedimentation process. Moreover, by separating solids from liquids, this process helps to clear the water and make it safe for human consumption or industrial use.

According to the Ministry of Jal Shakti of the Government of India, in FY 2022, the percentage of the rural population having access to safe and adequate drinking water within premises increased to 61.52% from 55.23% in FY2021.

Market Dynamics:


Rise in water pollution

The discharge of improperly or inadequately treated wastewater has grown to be a significant source of water pollution as industrialization and urbanization both continue to grow. Water clarifiers are essential parts of wastewater treatment systems because they effectively remove suspended solids, sediments, and other contaminants from wastewater, thereby improving water quality and reducing the harm that pollution causes to aquatic ecosystems. Additionally, governments and businesses have been motivated to invest in cutting-edge water clarifiers and extensive water treatment infrastructure as public awareness of the negative effects of water pollution on public health and the environment has grown.


High costs of operation and maintenance

Water clarifiers need ongoing operational and maintenance costs in addition to the initial capital expenditure. For the clarifier systems to operate at their peak efficiency and last as long as possible, routine maintenance, equipment inspections, and sporadic repairs are necessary. The total cost-effectiveness of the water clarifier solution may be impacted by these operational costs, which include energy use, chemicals, and skilled labor. Additionally, users of water clarifiers may experience additional financial hardship due to rising energy and chemical prices in some areas.


Technological Developments in Water Clarifiers

The design and functionality of water clarifiers are undergoing ongoing technological advancement in the water treatment sector. However, the effectiveness and performance of water clarifiers are being improved by innovations like better settling mechanisms, sophisticated automation, and real-time monitoring capabilities. Manufacturers who invest in R&D can take advantage of this chance to offer cutting-edge clarifiers that meet a variety of customer needs and give them a competitive edge in the market.


Fluctuating costs of raw materials

Manufacturers are vulnerable to unexpected cost increases due to the wide range of materials, including metals, chemicals, and polymers, that are needed for their production. As passing on price changes to customers may have an impact on profit margins and general market competitiveness, managing cost stability becomes essential. Furthermore, manufacturers must monitor market trends constantly, develop efficient supply chain management plans, and look into alternative materials or suppliers in order to reduce risks. Long-term agreements with stable pricing structures and risk management procedures help stakeholders in the water clarifier industry navigate the uncertainties brought on by major world events and supply chain disruptions.

Covid-19 Impact:

The market for water clarifiers was severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The outbreak caused delays in delivery times and disruptions in global supply chains, manufacturing processes, and project implementations. Due to financial constraints and reduced capital spending in many sectors of the economy and municipalities, the installation of water clarifiers had to be delayed or cancelled. However, the pandemic also emphasized the significance of sustainable water management, accelerating the adoption of water clarifiers as businesses and communities looked for effective water treatment solutions. In order to maintain the operation and maintenance of water clarifiers during lockdowns and travel restrictions advances in digitalization and remote monitoring technologies have gained momentum.

The municipal water treatment segment is expected to be the largest during the forecast period

During the forecast period, it is anticipated that the municipal water treatment segment will hold the largest share. Water clarifiers are widely used by municipalities all over the world as an essential part of their wastewater treatment infrastructure. Water clarifiers are essential in the primary treatment stage because they effectively remove suspended solids and other contaminants from untreated sewage, guaranteeing that the treated effluent complies with environmental discharge standards before being discharged into water bodies. Additionally, the ongoing dominance of the municipal water treatment segment in the water clarifier market has also been attributed to ongoing urban infrastructure projects and initiatives to upgrade outdated wastewater treatment facilities.

The oil and gas industry segment is expected to have the highest CAGR during the forecast period

The oil and gas industry is expected to have the highest CAGR in the market for water clarifiers during the forecast period. As a result of the processes used in oil extraction generating more produced water. Oil, suspended solids, and chemicals are just a few of the impurities present in produced water that need to be effectively removed before disposal or reuse. The demand for cutting-edge water treatment options like water clarifiers has increased as the oil and gas industry deals with increasing environmental scrutiny and regulatory pressures. Moreover, the efficiency of water treatment processes in the oil and gas industry has also been improved by developments in clarifier technology and the adoption of digital monitoring and automation solutions.

Region with largest share:

During the anticipated period, North America held the largest market share for water clarifiers. Several elements contribute to the region's dominance, including strict environmental laws, a firmly established industrial sector, and a strong emphasis on environmentally friendly water management techniques. Moreover, North America's position as a significant market for water clarifiers was further strengthened by the existence of significant water treatment companies and technological advancements in water treatment technologies. The demand for water clarifiers in the area has grown as a result of growing infrastructure investments as well as urbanization.

Region with highest CAGR:

During the anticipated period, the water clarifier market witnessed the highest CAGR in the Asia-Pacific region. Rapid urbanization, industrial expansion, and growing public concern over water pollution and scarcity in the area fueled the market for effective water treatment technologies. A significant amount of money was invested in water infrastructure and wastewater treatment projects, including the use of water clarifiers, in emerging economies like China and India because of their sizable populations and developing industrial sectors. Furthermore, the market's expansion in the Asia-Pacific region was accelerated by strict environmental regulations as well as a growing emphasis on sustainable development.

Key players in the market

Some of the key players in Water Clarifiers market include Feralco AB, Ixom Operations Pty Ltd., BASF SE, Organo Water Solutions Limited, Murugappa Organo Water Solutions Private Limited, Evoqua Water Technologies LLC, Shri Rajhans Engineering Works, Lakeside Equipment Corporation, Envirodyne Systems Inc., Monroe Environmental Corp., Pall Corporation, Solenis LLC, Buckman Laboratories, Inc., Spacetech Equipments & Structurals Private Limited., Hydro International, Parkson Corporation Clearwater Industries Inc., Chennai Equipments & Systems Pvt Ltd, Veolia Water Technologies, Kurita Water Industries Ltd. and WesTech Engineering Inc.

Key Developments:

In May 2023, BASF Environmental Catalyst and Metal Solutions, a global leader in precious metals and catalysis, and Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. an innovation-driven leader in the fuel cell and hydrogen technology sectors, have concluded the terms of a new agreement to join efforts in building a full loop component supply chain for fuel cells and enter discussions to extend the partnership into the field of water electrolysis.

In January 2023, Kurita Water Industries Ltd. and Hitachi, Ltd. recently concluded a memorandum of understanding (MOU) after reaching an agreement on launching a co-creation to implement solution in society and build an ecosystem with a focus on manufacturing industry and with a view to a sustainable society.

In October 2022, BASF and Antofagasta's Catholic University of the North (UCN) signed an agreement for collaboration to advance mining R&D and innovation.

Types Covered:
• Coagulant
• Inorganic Coagulant
• Flocculant
• pH Stabilizers
• Other Types

Designs Covered:
• Circular Water Clarifiers
• Rectangular Water Clarifiers
• Other Designs

Material Types Covered:
• Carbon Steel
• Stainless Steel
• Fiber-reinforced Plastic
• Other Material Types

Applications Covered:
• Pre-Treatment
• Portable Water Treatment
• Waste Water Treatment
• Mining
• Municipal Water Treatment
• Industrial Water Treatment
• Other Applications

End Users Covered:
• Industrial
• Textile
• Petrochemicals
• Paper & Pulp Industry
• Energy & Power
• Food & Beverage Industry
• Oil & Gas Industry
• Iron & Steel
• Chemical & Fertilizer
• Metals
• Power Industry
• Other End Users

Regions Covered:
• North America
o US
o Canada
o Mexico
• Europe
o Germany
o UK
o Italy
o France
o Spain
o Rest of Europe
• Asia Pacific
o Japan
o China
o India
o Australia
o New Zealand
o South Korea
o Rest of Asia Pacific
• South America
o Argentina
o Brazil
o Chile
o Rest of South America
• Middle East & Africa
o Saudi Arabia
o Qatar
o South Africa
o Rest of Middle East & Africa

What our report offers:
- Market share assessments for the regional and country-level segments
- Strategic recommendations for the new entrants
- Covers Market data for the years 2021, 2022, 2023, 2026, and 2030
- Market Trends (Drivers, Constraints, Opportunities, Threats, Challenges, Investment Opportunities, and recommendations)
- Strategic recommendations in key business segments based on the market estimations
- Competitive landscaping mapping the key common trends
- Company profiling with detailed strategies, financials, and recent developments
- Supply chain trends mapping the latest technological advancements

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Table of Contents

1 Executive Summary

2 Preface
2.1 Abstract
2.2 Stake Holders
2.3 Research Scope
2.4 Research Methodology
2.4.1 Data Mining
2.4.2 Data Analysis
2.4.3 Data Validation
2.4.4 Research Approach
2.5 Research Sources
2.5.1 Primary Research Sources
2.5.2 Secondary Research Sources
2.5.3 Assumptions

3 Market Trend Analysis
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Drivers
3.3 Restraints
3.4 Opportunities
3.5 Threats
3.6 Application Analysis
3.7 End User Analysis
3.8 Emerging Markets
3.9 Impact of Covid-19

4 Porters Five Force Analysis
4.1 Bargaining power of suppliers
4.2 Bargaining power of buyers
4.3 Threat of substitutes
4.4 Threat of new entrants
4.5 Competitive rivalry

5 Global Water Clarifiers Market, By Type
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Coagulant
5.2.1 Organic Coagulant
5.2.2 Polyamine
5.2.3 PolyDADMAC
5.3 Inorganic Coagulant
5.3.1 Aluminum Sulfate
5.3.2 Polyaluminum Chloride
5.3.3 Ferric Chloride
5.4 Flocculant
5.4.1 Anionic
5.4.2 Cationic
5.4.3 Non-ionic
5.4.4 Amphoteric
5.5 pH Stabilizers
5.6 Other Types

6 Global Water Clarifiers Market, By Design
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Circular Water Clarifiers
6.3 Rectangular Water Clarifiers
6.4 Other Designs

7 Global Water Clarifiers Market, By Material Type
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Carbon Steel
7.3 Stainless Steel
7.4 Fiber-reinforced Plastic
7.5 Other Material Types

8 Global Water Clarifiers Market, By Application
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Pre-Treatment
8.3 Portable Water Treatment
8.4 Waste Water Treatment
8.5 Mining
8.6 Municipal Water Treatment
8.7 Industrial Water Treatment
8.8 Other Applications

9 Global Water Clarifiers Market, By End User
9.1 Introduction
9.2 Industrial
9.3 Textile
9.4 Petrochemicals
9.5 Paper & Pulp Industry
9.6 Energy & Power
9.7 Food & Beverage Industry
9.8 Oil & Gas Industry
9.9 Iron & Steel
9.10 Chemical & Fertilizer
9.11 Metals
9.12 Power Industry
9.13 Other End Users

10 Global Water Clarifiers Market, By Geography
10.1 Introduction
10.2 North America
10.2.1 US
10.2.2 Canada
10.2.3 Mexico
10.3 Europe
10.3.1 Germany
10.3.2 UK
10.3.3 Italy
10.3.4 France
10.3.5 Spain
10.3.6 Rest of Europe
10.4 Asia Pacific
10.4.1 Japan
10.4.2 China
10.4.3 India
10.4.4 Australia
10.4.5 New Zealand
10.4.6 South Korea
10.4.7 Rest of Asia Pacific
10.5 South America
10.5.1 Argentina
10.5.2 Brazil
10.5.3 Chile
10.5.4 Rest of South America
10.6 Middle East & Africa
10.6.1 Saudi Arabia
10.6.2 UAE
10.6.3 Qatar
10.6.4 South Africa
10.6.5 Rest of Middle East & Africa

11 Key Developments
11.1 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations and Joint Ventures
11.2 Acquisitions & Mergers
11.3 New Product Launch
11.4 Expansions
11.5 Other Key Strategies

12 Company Profiling
12.1 Feralco AB
12.2 Ixom Operations Pty Ltd.
12.3 BASF SE
12.4 Organo Water Solutions Limited
12.5 Murugappa Organo Water Solutions Private Limited
12.6 Evoqua Water Technologies LLC
12.7 Shri Rajhans Engineering Works
12.8 Lakeside Equipment Corporation
12.9 Envirodyne Systems Inc.
12.10 Monroe Environmental Corp.
12.11 Pall Corporation
12.12 Solenis LLC
12.13 Buckman Laboratories, Inc.
12.14 Spacetech Equipments & Structurals Private Limited.
12.15 Hydro International
12.16 Parkson Corporation Clearwater Industries Inc.
12.18 Veolia Water Technologies
12.19 Kurita Water Industries Ltd.
12.20 WesTech Engineering Inc.

List of Tables
1 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Region (2021-2030) ($MN)
2 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Type (2021-2030) ($MN)
3 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Coagulant (2021-2030) ($MN)
4 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Organic Coagulant (2021-2030) ($MN)
5 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Polyamine (2021-2030) ($MN)
6 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By PolyDADMAC (2021-2030) ($MN)
7 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Inorganic Coagulant (2021-2030) ($MN)
8 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Aluminum Sulfate (2021-2030) ($MN)
9 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Polyaluminum Chloride (2021-2030) ($MN)
10 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Ferric Chloride (2021-2030) ($MN)
11 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Flocculant (2021-2030) ($MN)
12 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Anionic (2021-2030) ($MN)
13 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Cationic (2021-2030) ($MN)
14 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Non-ionic (2021-2030) ($MN)
15 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Amphoteric (2021-2030) ($MN)
16 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By pH Stabilizers (2021-2030) ($MN)
17 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Other Types (2021-2030) ($MN)
18 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Design (2021-2030) ($MN)
19 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Circular Water Clarifiers (2021-2030) ($MN)
20 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Rectangular Water Clarifiers (2021-2030) ($MN)
21 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Other Designs (2021-2030) ($MN)
22 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Material Type (2021-2030) ($MN)
23 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Carbon Steel (2021-2030) ($MN)
24 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Stainless Steel (2021-2030) ($MN)
25 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Fiber-reinforced Plastic (2021-2030) ($MN)
26 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Other Material Types (2021-2030) ($MN)
27 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Application (2021-2030) ($MN)
28 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Pre-Treatment (2021-2030) ($MN)
29 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Portable Water Treatment (2021-2030) ($MN)
30 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Waste Water Treatment (2021-2030) ($MN)
31 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Mining (2021-2030) ($MN)
32 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Municipal Water Treatment (2021-2030) ($MN)
33 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Industrial Water Treatment (2021-2030) ($MN)
34 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Other Applications (2021-2030) ($MN)
35 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By End User (2021-2030) ($MN)
36 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Industrial (2021-2030) ($MN)
37 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Textile (2021-2030) ($MN)
38 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Petrochemicals (2021-2030) ($MN)
39 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Paper & Pulp Industry (2021-2030) ($MN)
40 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Energy & Power (2021-2030) ($MN)
41 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Food & Beverage Industry (2021-2030) ($MN)
42 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Oil & Gas Industry (2021-2030) ($MN)
43 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Iron & Steel (2021-2030) ($MN)
44 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Chemical & Fertilizer (2021-2030) ($MN)
45 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Metals (2021-2030) ($MN)
46 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Power Industry (2021-2030) ($MN)
47 Global Water Clarifiers Market Outlook, By Other End Users (2021-2030) ($MN)

Note: Tables for North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and Middle East & Africa Regions are also represented in the same manner as above.

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