Dublin, Dec. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Methane Hydrates: Applications and Global Markets Through 2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The methane hydrate market is segmented into the following categories:

  • By extraction type: offshore methane hydrate and onshore methane hydrate.
  • By application: transportation fuel application, industrial application and other applications.
  • By region: North America is segmented into the U.S., Canada and Mexico; Europe is segmented into U.K., Germany, France, Russia and Rest of Europe; Asia-Pacific (APAC) is segmented into Japan, India, China and Rest of Asia-Pacific; and the Rest of the World (ROW) covers Latin America, Middle East and Africa.
  • Estimated values used are based on manufacturers' total volume. Projected and forecasted values are in constant units, unadjusted for inflation.

In addition to industry and competitive analysis of the methane hydrate market, this report also includes a patent analysis and a listing of company profiles for key players in the methane hydrates market.

The report includes:

  • 50 data tables and 24 additional tables
  • An overview of the global market for methane hydrates and their applications
  • Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2017 and 2018, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2023
  • Analyses of the various types of methane hydrates and the market dynamics of each end-use
  • Examination of the current state of knowledge about the distribution and availability of gas hydrates, the status of recovery technology, and the potential role of methane from gas hydrates in the future energy system
  • Profiles of leading companies in the market, including Baker Hughes, Inc., Chevron Corp., Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd., Royal Dutch Shell plc and Valero Energy Corporation

Key Topics Covered

Chapter 1 Introduction

  • Study Goals and Objectives
  • Reasons for Doing This Study
  • Scope of Report
  • Methodology
  • Information Sources
  • Primary Sources
  • Secondary Sources
  • Intended Audience
  • Geographic Breakdown
  • Analyst's Credentials
  • Custom Research
  • Related Reports

Chapter 2 Summary and Highlights

Chapter 3 Market and Technology Background

  • Market Definitions and the Evolution of Methane Hydrate
  • Future Outlook and Expectations
  • Market Dynamics
  • Drivers
  • Restraints
  • Key Developments in the Field of Methane Hydrates
  • Methane Hydrate Extraction
  • Water Circulation
  • Depressurization
  • Inhibitor Injection Process
  • Supply Chain Analysis
  • Exploration, Testing and Extraction
  • Research and Implementation
  • End-User Industries

Chapter 4 Analysis of Market Opportunities

  • Technological Advancements
  • Sustainable Development
  • Global Energy Security

Chapter 5 Market Breakdown by Type

  • Introduction
  • Offshore Methane Hydrates
  • Onshore Methane Hydrates

Chapter 6 Market Breakdown by Application

  • Introduction
  • Transportation Fuel
  • Industrial Applications
  • Other Applications

Chapter 7 Market Breakdown by Region

  • Introduction
  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Rest of World

Chapter 8 Patent Review/New Developments

  • Patent Review, by Year and Country
  • Important Patents on Methane Hydrate Production Methods and Related Technologies
  • U.S. Patents and Patent Applications
  • European Patents and Patent Applications
  • Japanese Patents and Patent Applications

Chapter 9 Company Profiles

  • Aker Solutions AS
  • Asahi Techno
  • Baker Hughes
  • Chevron Corp.
  • Chiyoda Corp.
  • ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co.
  • Generon
  • Global Oil & Gas AG
  • Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science
  • Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd.
  • Inpex Corp.
  • Japan Drilling Co. Ltd.
  • Japan Methane Hydrate Operating Co. Ltd.
  • Japan Oil, Gas & Metal National Corp.
  • Japan Petroleum Exploration Co. Ltd.
  • Meisho Co. Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co. Inc.
  • Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.
  • Modec, Inc.
  • NBL Technovator Co. Ltd.
  • Nippon Steel & Sumikin Engineering Co. Ltd.
  • Oil & Natural Gas Corp. Ltd.
  • Petrochina Co. Ltd.
  • Royal Dutch Shell PLC
  • Sinopec Corp.
  • Total SA
  • Toyo Engineering Corp.
  • Tundra Oil & Gas Partnership Ltd.
  • Universal Air & Gas Products Corp.
  • Valero Energy Corp.

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