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Seamless Pipes and Tubes

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Seamless Pipes and Tubes in Thousand Tons. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 195 companies including many key and niche players such as ArcelorMittal SA, Boomerang Tube LLC, Bri-Chem Corporation, EVRAZ North America, ChelPipe, JFE Steel Corporation, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation, Jindal SAW Ltd., Maharashtra Seamless Limited, OAO TMK, TMK IPSCO, Techint Group SpA, Tianjin Pipe (Group) Corporation, UMW Group, United States Steel Corporation, Vallourec & Mannesmann Tubes, and Wheatland Tube Company. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
  • Disclaimers
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
    • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
  • Product Definitions and Scope of Study
    • Seamless Pipes and Tubes

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

  • Seamless Pipes - Global Market Overview & Analysis
  • Year 2012 in Review
  • Outlook - Energy Sector Remains the Driving Force
  • OCTG Market: Benefitting from the Rising Oil Demand
    • Table 1: Global OCTG (Welded and Seamless) Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption by Geographic Region - NAFTA, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 2: Global OCTG Market (2012): Average Capacity Utilization Rate (%) of OCTG Mills by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 3: Global Premium OCTG Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption Volume by Application - Shallow Water, Shale Oil & Gas, Deep Water, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Focus on the Seamless OCTG Market
  • US: A Major Importer of Seamless Pipes
  • Strong Correlation between Rig Count and Pipe Demand
  • Offshore Drilling and Exploration: Bright Prospects Ahead for Seamless Pipes
  • Shale Gas - Opportunities for Growth
    • Table 4: Technically Recoverable Shale Gas Resource (in tcf) by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Well Depth: Another Determinant of OCTG Demand
  • Close Link between Prices & Rig Count
    • Correlation between Crude Oil Price and Rigs Count
    • Table 5: Price Trends for Crude Oil and Natural Gas Prices in the US (2011-2014) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Deepwater Drilling: Rising Demand for High-Grade Pipes
    • Table 6: Global Deepwater Drilling Activity (2005, 2008 & 2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Capital Expenditure by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Increasing Complexity of Drilling Operations: Favorable Prospects for High Value Products
  • Rising Acceptance of Low Weight Pipes

2. WORLD ECONOMY - A KEY GROWTH INDICATOR FOR STEEL INDUSTRY

  • Volatile & Uneven Economic Growth Stifles Steel Demand
  • Bumpy Road Ahead for Developed Economies
  • 2012: Economic Growth Slows Down Amid Global Headwinds
  • EU: Crisis Affects Steel Consumption
  • US: Heightened Policy Uncertainty Affects Recovery
  • Japan - Government Policy to Turbocharge Economy
  • Emerging Economies: Slow Yet Steady Growth Prospects
  • Year 2012 in Retrospect
  • China: Slowdown Affects Steel Consumption
  • Global Economic Recession Rocks Steel Pipes and Tubes Industry

3. SEAMLESS PIPES & TUBES - PRODUCTION SCENARIO

  • Asia: Leader in Worldwide Seamless Pipes Production
    • Table 7: Global Seamless Pipes Production by Geographic Region (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Output (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Production Scenario in Seamless Premium Pipes Market
    • Table 8: World Premium Seamless Pipes Market (2011 & 2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Segment - OCTG Premium and Other Premium (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

  • Seamless Pipes & Tubes: A Concentrated Market
    • Table 9: Leading Producers in the Global Seamless Pipes Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 10: Leading Players in the Global Seamless OCTG Tubes Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Shipment for Tenaris, Vallourec, TMK, Tianjin, US Steel, Sumitomo, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Rising Demand Fuels Capacity Expansion Initiatives
    • Table 11: List of Major Capacity Expansion Developments in Seamless Pipes Markets (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. A REVIEW OF MAJOR END-USE MARKETS

  • Oil and Gas Sector - The Predominant End-Use Market
  • Intensifying Oil & Natural Gas E&P Activity: Promising Future for Pipe Makers
  • Rig Count - A Key Indicator of E&P Activity
    • Table 12: Worldwide Oil & Gas Rig Count (2010-2013): Breakdown by Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 13: Worldwide Oil & Gas Rig Count by Region/Country (2010-2013): Breakdown by Type of Rig - Oil Rigs, Gas Rigs and Others
    • Table 14: Worldwide Oil & Gas Rig Count by Region/Country (2010-2013): Breakdown by Land-Based Rigs and Offshore Rigs
  • Oil Demand & Supply: A Review
    • Table 15: Worldwide Proven Oil Reserves (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Reserves by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 16: Top 10 Countries with Proven Oil Reserves (2013) (In Billion Barrels) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 17: Global Energy Demand by Source (2040): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand for Oil, Gas, Coal, Nuclear, Biomass & Waste, and Hydro, and Other Renewables (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 18: Global Oil Demand (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Demand by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Natural Gas
    • Table 19: World Proven Natural Gas Reserves (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Reserves by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 20: Worldwide Natural Gas Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand Volume by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Pipeline Construction Activity: An Overview
    • Table 21: Worldwide Pipeline Construction by Product (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Pipeline Installed for Gas Pipelines, Crude Pipelines, and Product Pipelines (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 22: Worldwide Planned and Under Construction Pipeline Projects (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Pipeline Miles for Under Construction and Planned Projects (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 23: Worldwide Planned and Under Construction Pipeline Projects (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Pipeline Miles by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 24: Global Pipeline Projects (2012-2017): Percentage Share Breakdown of Pipeline Length by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Engineering Sector
  • Petrochemical Industry
  • Economic Uncertainty Affects Petrochemicals Demand
  • Automotive Industry
  • European Crisis Slows Down Recovery
    • Table 25: Worldwide Motor Vehicle Production (2007-2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 26: Leading Worldwide Producers of Motor Vehicles (2012): Ranked by Production Volume (in Millions) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 27: Leading Car-Producing Countries (2012): Ranked by Production Volume (in Millions) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 28: Leading Commercial Vehicle Producing Countries (2012): Ranked by Production Volume (in Millions) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Power Generation
  • Construction Industry

6. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

  • Seamless Pipes & Tubes: An Introduction
  • Standardized Vs Specialized Tubes - A Product Wise Classification
  • A Glance at the Production Process
  • Seamless Pipes - From Raw Material to Finished Product
  • Stages of Seamless Pipes & Tubes Production Process
  • Higher Yield through Conical Piercing Technology
  • Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG)
  • Casing
  • Tubing
  • Drill Pipes
  • Line Pipes

7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

  • WSP Holdings Limited to Merge with WSP OCTG GROUP
  • Vallourec Extends Partnership with Petrobras
  • Tenaris to Establish Seamless Pipe Manufacturing Plant in South Texas
  • Vallourec Secures Contract for Seamless Steel Tubes from One World Trade Center
  • Bri-Chem Introduces 36 Inch Seamless Pipe
  • Danieli Group Acquires CMC Sisak
  • Quality Pipe Products Takes Over Assets of Standard Nipple Works
  • Alchemia Acquires WRA
  • RINL Reaches Agreement with BHEL to Form Joint Venture
  • Southern Tube to Take Over Production Units of WSP Houston OCTG
  • Tenaris to Invest in Expanding US Operations
  • Vallourec Announces Completion of Extension of V&M Changzhou Pipe Plant
  • Sarth Seamless Tubes to Establish Steel Unit in Maharashtra
  • Bri-Chem Upgrades Production Facility
  • VSP to Establish Seamless Tube Mill
  • Baoshan Iron and Steel to Establish Seamless Steel Pipe Unit in Thailand
  • Sandvik Builds Steam Generator Tubing Mill in Sandviken
  • Maharashtra Seamless to Build Seamless Pipe Facility in Maharashtra
  • Tenaris Commences Operations of Boiler Tube Finishing Line in Romania
  • TMK Delivers Seamless Line Pipes for Offshore Mining
  • BMZ Unveils Oil and Gas Pipe Finishing Line
  • TMK Commences Manufacture of Super-Chrome Steel Seamless Pipe
  • Wheatland Tube Enters into Distribution Agreement with Michigan Seamless Tube
  • V&M Star Commences Production of Seamless Pipe in Ohio
  • Michigan Seamless Tube to Increase Pickling Capacities
  • Gandhi Special Tubes to Expand Plant Capacity
  • Streamline Industries to Establish Manufacturing Unit in Gujarat
  • V&M do BRASIL Commences Operations at Rio das Ostras Accessory Plant
  • V&M do Brasil Secures Contract for Seamless Tubes from Governador Magalhaes Pinto Stadium
  • Vallourec Acquires Zamil Pipes
  • Vallourec Acquires Interest in Tianda Oil Pipe
  • Sumitomo Acquires Stake in V&M2
  • Sumitomo Metal and Nippon Steel Merge Operations
  • Rurexpol Acquires Zaklad Produkcji Rur
  • TMK Inks Agreement with Lukoil to Supply Pipe Products
  • ONGC, RINL and BHEL to Form Joint Venture
  • Maharashtra Seamless Sets Up New Seamless Pipe Plant
  • VAM USA to Establish Threading Facility in the US
  • Vallourec & Sumitomo Tubos Establishes New Steelworks
  • BHEL to Expand Seamless Tube Production Capacity
  • Aker Solutions Bags Contract for V & M's Pipe Mill
  • JFE Steel Bags Order to Supply Seamless Pipes to In Salah Gas
  • Bri-Chem and Wuxi Establish Bri-Steel Manufacturing in Canada
  • JSL to Establish Seamless Pipes Facility in Maharashtra
  • Rashmi Metaliks to Set Up Seamless Pipes Unit in West Bengal
  • RINL to Manufacture High-End Seamless Pipes
  • Modern Tube Industries to Expand Seamless Pipes Production Capacity
  • Jindal Saw Invests in Expanding Seamless Tubes Capacity
  • Xinxing Pipes Commences Production at Handan Pipe Plant
  • RILN, BHEL to Establish Seamless Tube Mill
  • JFE Steel to Manufacture Seamless Specialty Pipes
  • Kentz Tools to Establish Seamless Pipes Production Facility in Gujarat
  • JFE Steel to Acquire Stake in Pancheng Yihong Pipe
  • JFE Steel Takes Over Sun Steel Joint Stock Company
  • TMK Upgrades Seamless Pipe Rolling Facility at Volzhsky
  • Sandvik Bags Contract to Supply Seamless Tubes from Aker Solutions

8. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

  • ArcelorMittal SA (Luxembourg)
  • Number of Seamless Production Facilities, Capacity & Production of ArcelorMittal (2011)
  • Seamless Pipes Portfolio of ArcelorMittal
  • Boomerang Tube LLC (USA)
  • Bri-Chem Corporation (Canada)
  • EVRAZ North America (USA)
  • Specifications of Seamless Casings Produced at Evraz Pueblo
  • ChelPipe (Russia)
  • OCTG Product Range of ChelPipe
  • JFE Steel Corporation (Japan)
  • Seamless Pipe Mill of JFE
  • Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (Japan)
  • Seamless Pipes & Tubes Portfolio of NSSMC
  • Jindal SAW Ltd. (India)
  • Seamless Pipes and Tubes Portfolio of Jindal SAW
  • Maharashtra Seamless Limited (India)
  • Seamless Pipes Portfolio of MSL
  • OAO TMK (Russia)
  • Seamless Pipes Portfolio of OAO TMK
  • TMK IPSCO (USA)
  • Techint Group SpA (Italy)
  • Tenaris S.A. (Luxembourg)
    • TenarisSiderca (Siderca S.A.I.C.) (Argentina)
  • Tianjin Pipe (Group) Corporation (China)
  • UMW Group (Malaysia)
  • Oil & Gas Pipes Portfolio of UMW Group
  • United States Steel Corporation (USA)
  • Vallourec & Mannesmann Tubes (France)
  • Vallourec Star LP (USA)
    • OCTG Seamless Portfolio of Vallourec Star
  • Wheatland Tube Company (USA)

9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

    • Table 29: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 30: World Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 31: World 15-Year Perspective for Seamless Pipes and Tubes by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Slowdown Hits Steel Pipes Demand
    • Seamless Pipes: Outlook
      • Oil & Natural Gas Exploration - A Review
    • Table 32: Oil and Gas Drilling Rigs Count in the US (2008 -2013): Breakdown of Number of Rigs for Oil Drilling Rigs, Gas Drilling Rigs, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 33: Oil and Gas Drilling Rigs Count in the US (2008 -2013): Breakdown of Number of Rigs for Land-Based Rigs and Offshore Rigs (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 34: Oil and Gas Drilling Rigs in the US (2008-2013): Breakdown of Number of Rigs for Vertical Rigs, Horizontal Rigs, and Directional Rigs (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 35: US Oil & Gas Rig Count (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Rig Count by Shale and Non-Shale Rigs) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Natural Gas E&P Activity Ebbs: Shale Plays Remain the Bright Spot
      • Lower Cost of Drilling Benefits Gas Exploration
      • Cost of Natural Gas Drilling in the US (in US$ Per Mcf)
      • Cost of Crude Oil Drilling in the US (US$ Per Mcf)
    • OCTG - High Degree of Correlation with the Oil Industry
    • Table 36: US OCTG Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Apparent Demand by Size (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Increasing Complexity of Drilling Activity - Promising Opportunities for OCTG Tubes
      • Conventional Vs Unconventional Shale Gas Drilling in North America
    • Table 37: Oil & Gas Drilling Activity in the US (2011): Type of Drilling by End-Use Market (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Seamless OCTG Pipes: Energy Exploration to Boost Demand
    • Major Pipeline Projects in Construction & Planning Phase
    • Potential in the Replacement Market
    • US Manufacturers Threatened by Rising Imports
    • A Brief Review of Automobile and Construction Sectors
      • Automobile
      • Construction
    • Table 38: Residential Construction in the US (2007-2012): Number of Housing Starts by Type - Single-Family Units and Multi-Family Units (in '000) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 39: Non-Residential Construction in the US (2010-2012): Construction Value by Segment (in US$ Billion) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Competitive Landscape
    • Table 40: Production Capacity of Leading Seamless Tube Manufacturers in North America (Q4 2012) (In mt per annum) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 41: Major Capacity Expansion Initiatives in the US Seamless Tubes Market
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 42: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 43: US Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Oil & Gas Pipelines: A Key Driving Force
    • Table 44: Oil and Gas Rig Count in Canada (2010-2013): Breakdown of Rig Count by Oil Rigs and Gas Rigs (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 45: Oil and Gas Rig Count in Canada (As of June 2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Active Rigs by Province) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Bri-Chem Corporation - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 46: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 47: Canadian Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Seamless Pipes & Tubes Market: An Insight
    • Import-Export Stats
    • Table 48: Japanese Exports of Seamless Pipes and Tubes (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Volume by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 49: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 50: Japanese Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Seamless Tubes Market in Europe: A Review
    • Trends in Steel-Consuming Sectors
    • Table 51: Steel Consumption in the EU (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption Volume by End-Use Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Construction Industry
      • Automotive
      • Mechanical Engineering
    • Steel Tube Production Continues to be Threatened by Uncertain Economy
      • Decrease in Anti-Dumping duties of Seamless Pipes in Europe
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 52: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 53: European Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 54: European 15-Year Perspective for Seamless Pipes and Tubes by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4a. FRANCE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Vallourec & Mannesmann Tubes - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 55: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 56: French Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4b. GERMANY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Steel Pipes & Tubes Industry: An Overview
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 57: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 58: German Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4c. ITALY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Uncertain Economy Hits Demand for Pipes
    • Rising Prices of Imported Seamless Pipes
    • Techint Group SpA - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 59: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 60: Italian Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Market Overview
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 61: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 62: UK Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4e. SPAIN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 63: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 64: Spanish Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4f. RUSSIA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Steel Pipes and Tubes Production: Overview
    • Table 65: Russian Steel Pipes Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Segment - Large Diameter Pipes, Line Pipes, OCTG, and Construction & Industrial (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Economy Slow Down Hits Pipes Sector
    • Seamless Pipes Market: Promising Prospects in the Long Run
    • Prospects for Industrial Seamless Pipes
    • Oil & Gas Industry: The Leading End-Use Market
    • Table 66: Major Oil & Gas Pipeline Projects in Russia
      • Falling Well Output Drives Companies to Enhance Investments
    • Table 67: Output of Oil Wells in Russia Vs Other Regions (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Growing Complexity of Drilling Activity - Rising Demand for High-Value Products
    • Table 68: Drilling Activity in Russia (2005-2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Drilled Well Length by Type of Well (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 69: Horizontal Drilling Volume Trend in Russia by Number of Horizontal Wells (2005-2015) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 70: Average Depth of Wells Drilled in Russia (2005-2011) (In Meters) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 71: Horizontal Wells of Russian Oil Companies as % of Total Wells (2011) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 72: Starting Well Flow Rates of Select Brownfield and Greenfield Projects in Russia (2011)
    • Table 73: Oil Production in Russia (2010 & 2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Manufacturers Focus on Improving Pipe Quality
    • Opportunities from Exploration of Untapped Oil & Gas Reserves
    • Greenfield Oil Projects to Boost Demand for Line Pipes
    • Table 74: Oil Production in Russia (2012 & 2020): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Brownfield and Greenfield Projects (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Competitive Landscape
    • Table 75: Leading Manufacturers of OCTG Pipes in Russia (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales for TMK, OMK, CHTPZ, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 76: Leading Manufacturers of Seamless Pipes in Russia (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales for TMK and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 77: Leading Manufacturers of Seamless OCTG Pipes in Russia (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales for TMK and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 78: Leading Players in the Russian Seamless Line Pipes Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Demand for TMK, ChelPipe, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 79: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 80: Russian Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4g. REST OF EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Moderate Growth for Emerging Europe
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 81: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 82: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

  • Market Analysis
    • Table 83: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes by Geographic Region - China, India, South Korea, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 84: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes by Geographic Region - China, India, South Korea, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 85: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Seamless Pipes and Tubes by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Sales for China, India, South Korea, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5a. CHINA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • An Insight into China's Steel Pipes and Tubes Market
    • Table 86: Chinese Steel Pipes Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume for Welded Pipes and Seamless Pipes (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Energy Sector: A Major Driving Force
      • Increased Emphasis on Natural Gas Pipeline Network
    • Seamless Pipes & Tubes Market: Overview
      • Production Scenario
      • Seamless OCTG Pipes Market
    • Table 87: Chinese Exports of Seamless Tubes (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Volume by Product Segment - Line Pipes, OCTG Tubes, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 88: Chinese Exports of OCTG Tubes (H1 2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Volume by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Foreign Producers Encounter Difficulties in Entering Chinese Market
      • Anti-Dumping Investigations Derail Chinese Exports
    • An Overview of the Construction Industry
    • Automotive Market in China
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Tianjin Pipe (Group) Corporation - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 89: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 90: Chinese Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5b. INDIA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Steel Pipes Market: Opportunities from Oil and Gas, Water and Irrigation Sectors
      • Gas: The New Buzzword for Pipe Makers
    • Table 91: New/Proposed Pipeline Projects in India
    • Seamless Pipes & Tubes Industry in India - An Overview
      • Oil and Gas Exploration & Production Activity: A Key Driving Factor
      • Promising Growth of Natural Gas Projects
      • Potential Opportunities from Shale Gas Exploration
      • LNG Terminals to Heighten Pipe Demand
      • Power Plants: Another Critical End-Use Market for Seamless Pipes
      • Automobile Sector: A Major Demand Driver
      • Changing Construction Trends: Putting the Seamless Pipes Market in Overdrive
      • Overseas Markets: Major Focus of Indian Manufacturers
      • Competitive Landscape
    • Table 92: Leading Players in the Indian Seamless Pipes and Tubes Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Demand for MSL, ISMT, Jindal SAW, and Imports (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 93: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 94: Indian Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5c. SOUTH KOREA

  • Market Analysis
    • Table 95: South Korean Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 96: South Korean Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5d. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • UMW Group (Malaysia) - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 97: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 98: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Steel Pipes and Tubes Market - An Overview
    • Seamless Pipes to Gain from Increase in Oil & Gas E&P Activity
    • Table 99: Proven Oil Reserves in the Middle East (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Reserves by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 100: Proven Gas Reserves in the Middle East (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Reserves Volume by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 101: Oil and Gas Rig Count in the Middle East (As of May 2013): Percentage Share Breakdown by Onshore and Offshore Rig Counts (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Oil Production Sets the Tone for OCTG Pipe Demand
    • Table 102: Oil Production in the Middle East (2013E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 103: Gas Production in the Middle East (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Construction Sector: Opportunities for Growth
    • Overview of Select Countries
      • Oman
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
    • Strategic Corporate Development
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 104: Middle East & Africa Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 105: Middle East & Africa Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Slowdown Hits Latin America
    • Seamless Pipes & Tubes Market - Overview
    • Table 106: Seamless Tubes Production in Latin America (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Output by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Oil & Gas: A Major Growth Market
    • Table 107: Proven Crude Oil Reserves in Latin America (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Reserves by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 108: Proven Natural Gas Reserves in Latin America (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Reserves by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Rise in Demand for Automotive Steel Pipes and Tubes
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • TenarisSiderca (Siderca S.A.I.C.) (Argentina) - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 109: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 110: Latin American Historic Review for Seamless Pipes and Tubes Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
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