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China Education Industry Report: 2016 Edition
The ancient education of China began in the Chinese classical works, rather than religious organizations. In Chinese history, clearly documented school for formal teaching began in Xia Dynasty (c. 2100-1600 B.C.). Since the beginning of 21st Century, the Chinese government gave priority to education and put forward the strategic policy of “revitalizing the nation through science and education".
Global Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Market Outlook to 2019
Global Orphan Drugs Market Report: 2016 Edition
A rare disease is the one that occurs uncommonly or rarely in the general population. However, there exists no clear definition for categorizing “rare diseases” and is usually defined on the basis of the prevalence, and some other factors including the severity of disease and availability of treatment options.
Global Potash Market Report: 2015 Edition
Potash refers to a group of potassium bearing minerals and chemicals. The most dominant potash product in the market is the compound, potassium chloride (KCl), a naturally occurring, pink, salty mineral. For the most part, potash-bearing rock deposits are derived from the minerals in ancient seas that dried up millions of years ago. Fertilizer potash is principally derived from these potash rocks and requires separation from salt and other minerals.
The US Education Industry Report: 2015 Edition
Education refers to a process of facilitating learning through knowledge, skills, values, beliefs and certain habits. It is on its way to becoming a universal right and is likely to be available everywhere, to everyone without any hurdles.
Global Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (EVAR) Market Report: 2015 Edition
An abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is a localized bulging or abnormal enlargement of the abdominal aorta (the largest artery in the human body), most often the infrarenal and aorto-iliac arteries. AAAs occur most often in Caucasian males over the age of 65 years; they are less common in women.
Global Remittance Market Report: 2015 Edition
Remittance is defined as transfer of money by an individual residing in foreign country to his/her home country. The monetary fund transferred by foreign migrants to their homes represents second largest financial inflow to the respective nation. Remittance channel is collectively comprised of a sender, a recipient, intermediaries in both countries, and the payment interface used by the intermediaries.
Global Cement Market Report: 2015 Edition
Cement is one of the most abundantly produced materials in the world due to its widespread use in construction activities and geographic abundance of its main raw materials. It is the most commonly used construction material. Cement is composed of calcium silicates, calcium aluminates and calcium aluminoferrite minerals.
Global Proton Therapy Market Report: 2015 Edition
Radiation describes the way energy moves from one place to another. One of the top technological developments in the field of radiotherapy has allowed for the evolution of proton therapy. Proton therapy, also called proton beam therapy, is a type of radiation treatment that uses protons rather than x-rays to treat cancer.
Global Endoscopy Market Report: 2015 Edition
Endoscopy is a procedure to scan and diagnose the patient’s body from inside, in which a tube like instrument is put inside the body of the patient through a cut in skin or mouth or anus. This procedure is very much different from procedures like X-ray, CT scan, Ultrasound and other imaging test.
Global Pain Management Market Report: 2015 Edition
Pain is defined as an unpleasant feeling brought on by a noxious stimuli or injury. The expression of pain can drive someone to stay away from harmful situations, defend injured tissues and avoid similar situations in future.
Global Electric Vehicles (EV) Market Report: 2015 Edition
An electric vehicle is considered to be environmentally friendly and have less of a damaging impact on the environment than conventional vehicles. It consumes less fuel than conventional vehicles or uses renewable energy sources to fuel its engine. It includes hybrid electric vehicle (HEV), plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), battery electric vehicles (BEV) and fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEV).
US Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) Industry Report: 2015 Edition
PBMs initially enacted the role of a third-party administrator, administering the drug claims of health plans/employers. However, they widened the horizon by expanding into a wide variety of business functions, eventually resulting in better management of drug benefits for members and reducing the overall drug spending costs for plan sponsors.
Global In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) Market Report: 2015 Edition
The diagnostic industry is widely classified into two types: In-vitro diagnostics and In-vivo diagnostics. In-vitro tests are executed in glass test tubes, while In-vivo diagnostics tests are executed inside a patient’s body.
Global Medical Aesthetics Market Report: 2015 Edition
Aesthetics is an exclusive branch of medical science that focuses on enhancing appearance of an individual through surgical and non-surgical procedures; while conserving their unique attributes.
Global HVAC Market Report: 2015 Edition
HVAC, stands for heating, ventilation and air conditioning and refers to the equipment, distribution network and terminals, used either collectively or individually to provide fresh filtered air, heating, cooling and humidity control in a building.
Global Brain Stroke Market Report: 2015 Edition
Brain Stroke is one of the most common types of neurovascular disease in which either a clot blocks restricts supply of blood to the brain (ischemic) or blood vessels in the brain rupture (hemorrhagic).
Global Hernia Repair Market Report: 2015 Edition
A hernia is a sac formed by the lining of the abdominal cavity (peritoneum). The sac comes through a hole or weak area in the strong layer of the belly wall that surrounds the muscle.
Global Power Sports Market Report: 2015 Edition
The power sports industry mainly includes recreational and utility oriented vehicles and is a lifestyle based industry. It includes all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), side-by-side vehicles (SxS), snowmobiles, motorcycles, and powerboats/personal water crafts (PWC).
Global Diaper Market Report: 2015 Edition
The use of diapers in most countries is significantly influenced by cultural standards, family practices and income levels. The regional practices influence the distribution of the form of diaper used. Opportunities are increasingly abundant to educate parents on the trends in diapering, as well as the potential hygienic benefits of good diapering practices.
Global Flavor and Fragrance Market Report: 2015 Edition
The flavors and fragrances (F&F) market is part of a larger market, which supplies a variety of ingredients and components that consumer product manufacturers utilize in their products.
Global Spine Market Report: 2015 Edition
The spine is the core of the human skeleton, and provides a crucial balance between structural support and flexibility. With significant developments in spine market devices, better educated patients, better trained surgeons and favorable demographics, the expenditure on spinal surgeries and implants is bound to drive the spine market in coming years.
Global Carpet Tile Market Report: 2015 Edition
Carpet tiles also known as carpet squares form a significant portion of soft flooring industry. Carpet tiles are modular sections of carpet typically cut into squares or rectangles. Demand for carpet tiles is strongest in the corporate and institutional sectors.
Global Hearing Aid Market Report: 2015 Edition
Hearing aid is a small electronic device that is placed around or inside the ear for amplification and modification of sound in order to enhance the hearing and speech comprehension of people. It is considered one of the most popular treatments of hearing loss.
Global Aerospace & Defense Market Report: 2015 Edition
The aerospace sector covers a wide range of manufactured goods including aircraft parts, general aviation aircraft, rotorcraft, business jets, large civil aircraft and products relating to the commercial space sector, including launch vehicles and satellites.
Global Extremities Market Report: 2015 Edition
The human skeleton is typically comprised of 206 bones joined and upheld by ligaments, tendons and muscles. Because of the diversity and the specific nature of each bone or joint, the orthopedic industry has had to develop dedicated implants and related ancillaries.
Global Alzheimer Market Report: 2015 Edition
Alzheimer’s disease is defined as an advanced neurological disorder that increasingly deprives patients of their memory and ability to carry out daily activities.
Global Auto Components Market Report: 2015 Edition
The automotive components industry accounts for a significant share of the total production of the global manufacturing industry.
Global Eyewear Market Report: 2015 Edition
The global eyewear market consists of prescription glasses, sunglasses, contact lenses and ready-readers. The growth of urban population is expected to accelerate the growth in demand for eyewear products in emerging markets. In emerging markets, the growing need for vision correction is related primarily to increasing levels of affluence and education.
Global Dental Market Report: 2015 Edition
The dental market comprises dental consumables and equipment. Dental consumables comprise all materials and consumables utilized by the dental technician, oral surgeon, orthodontist or dentist in their daily work.
Global Animal Health Market Report: 2015 Edition
Animals like humans also suffer from diseases and hence require proper care from veterinarians, farmers and pet owners. Improving the health and well-being of companion animals, livestock and wild animals and treating them is the foremost objective of animal health industry. Companion animals are the animals that are kept by people for companionship, protection and enjoyment whereas food producing animals are those which are raised in agricultural setting to produce commodities such as food and fiber and thereby serve the purpose of feeding humans.
Global Diabetes Market Report: 2015 Edition
Diabetes mellitus, or simply diabetes, is a chronic disease that occurs when the pancreas is no longer able to make insulin, or when the body cannot make good use of the insulin it produces. Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas that acts like a key to let glucose from the food we eat pass from the blood stream into the cells in the body to produce energy. All carbohydrate foods are broken down into glucose in the blood. Insulin helps glucose get into the cells.
Vacation Ownership (Timeshare) Industry Report: 2015 Edition
One of the major pieces completing the travel industry structure includes the ‘Hospitality Segment’ which stands out as a significant and important sect of the overall travel industry. Hospitality sector in itself comprises of various sub segments like lodging, vacation exchange and rentals, and vacation ownership.
Global E-Cigarette Market Report: 2015 Edition
E-cigarette, commonly called as E-cig, is a battery-powered device that gives inhaled doses of nicotine through vaporized solution, a substitute for traditional combustibles tobacco products. The major difference between E-cigarettes and tobacco cigarettes is that an E-cig does not contain tobacco and no combustion takes place when used. The global E-cigarette market has grown considerably with different variants of E-cigarettes since its initial launch in 2007 in developed countries like the US and Europe.
Global Asthma & COPD Market Report: 2015 Edition
Asthma is a common chronic disease linking the airway in the lungs that affects the people of all age groups. The airways or bronchial tubes, allow air to come in and out of the lungs. The airway of asthmatic patients is generally inflamed and becomes swollen over time. This makes it difficult for air to move in and out of the lungs, causing symptoms such as coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath and/ or chest tightness.
Global Sports Medicine Market Report: 2015 Edition
The global sports medicine market is a very dynamic sector that has made a mark in the healthcare industry in the last decade. The market has witnessed a spurt in technology and has grown with the rise in diagnostic and therapeutic devices. With a variety of sports gaining popularity, sports medicine is all set to play an extremely vital role in a sportsperson’s vital statistics, monitoring, and diagnostics by maintaining the highest level of balance between body exhaustion and recovery.
Global Farm Equipment Market Report: 2015 Edition
Farm equipment is any kind of machinery used to help in farming. The best-known example of this kind is the tractor. They cover a broad range of machines and tools which help the farmers to carry out the various processes required to enhance the output as well as the quality of crops. Based on their characteristics, agricultural equipment can be divided into two types: farmstead equipment and field equipment.
Global Luggage Market Report: 2015 Edition
The global luggage industry consists of products like travel bags, bag packs, duffel bags, laptop bags, other business travelling bags and various travel accessories. People carry luggage according to their needs and choices. This variation in needs and requirements makes the consumers to demand luggage in various styles and this provides the reason for the luggage products to be so diverse in terms of utility. Luggage is the most indispensable part of travel and tourism.
Global Access Control Market Report: 2015 Edition
The management of access to resources is assuming increased importance in every establishment today. The administration of access to resources means controlling both physical and logical access. An access control system protects both tangible and intellectual assets from theft or compromise.
Global Banknote Market Report: 2015 Edition
Banknote is a promissory note which is issued by banks that is payable on demand to the bearer. The production and distribution of new banknotes and destruction of the unfit banknotes is the responsibility of the central bank of the respective countries.
Global Beverage Can Market Report: 2015 Edition
Packaging is the technology of enclosing or protecting products for distribution, storage, sale and use. Packaging also refers to the process of design, evaluation, and production of packages. It can be described as a coordinated system of preparing goods for transport, warehousing, logistics, sale, and end use. Packaging contains, protects, preserves, transports, informs, and sells. In many countries it is fully integrated into government, business, institutional, industrial and personal use. Metal cans and their parts are primarily made from aluminum and steel, and are usually offered in two and three piece varieties. A beverage can is a metal container designed to hold a fixed portion of liquid such as carbonated soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, fruit juices, teas, herbal teas, ener
Global LVAD Market Report: 2015 Edition
Left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) are mechanical heart pumps used to support a failing heart in patients with advanced heart failure. LVADs are lifesaving modules for patients who need temporary cardiac assistance and for those waiting for heart transplantation. They are used in the bridge-to-transplantation (BTT), destination therapy (DT) and bridge to recovery. LVAD is a key potential area of focus for researchers and various manufacturers at present. The cost-effectiveness and increased insurance reimbursement conditions are likely to increase the demand for LVADs in the future. The report “Global LVAD Market” provides a comprehensive analysis of the global market for LVAD, global BTT and DT market along with in-depth study of the US market and focus on applicatio
Global Nutrition Supplements Market Report: 2015 Edition
A nutrition supplement which may also be termed as food supplement or dietary supplement consists of several vitamins, minerals, fibers, fatty acids, amino acids and other trace elements, meant for supplementing the diet and supply nutrients that may be absent in a person's diet or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities. The nutrition supplements can be taken in various forms such as in the form of pills, capsules, tablets, powder or in the form of liquids. There are majorly three purposes for which supplements are required including Lifestyle, Preventive and Proactive and Clinical needs. Wellbeing, vitality, beauty and energy together compose lifestyle requirement; infant nutrition, age related, weight management form preventive and proactive requirement while clinical requirement
Global Elevator and Escalator Market Report: 2015 Edition
Elevator is a type of vertical transport equipment that efficiently moves people or goods between floors or levels of a building, vessel or any other structure. The major product segments of elevators are gearless, geared hydraulic and machine-room-less elevators. Whereas an escalator is a moving staircase or a conveyor transport device for carrying people between floors of a building. The global elevator and escalator (E&E) market comprises three main segments: New equipment, Modernization and Maintenance. Globally, half of the people are migrating from rural areas to urban areas, with rapid urbanization in emerging nations like China, India, and Middle East the demand for new equipment will surge in the years to come. In mature markets like US and Europe, cities and buildings ar
Global Robotic Surgery Market Report: 2015 Edition
Robotics technology is a dynamic and transformative area in the field of medicine because it offers the precision and control that minimally invasive procedures require. Robotics is now being used in gall bladder surgery, heartburn and gastro esophageal reflux correction and endoscope positioning. As the technology is largely getting integrated with the medical field, the use and demand of robot assisted surgical systems is increasing both in developing and developed economies. The report “Global Robotic Surgery Market” provides an in-depth analysis of the global market for medical robotics, global spending on robotic systems along with a focus on application of da Vinci system worldwide. The major trends, growth drivers as well as issues being faced by the industry are bein
The US Jewelry Market Report: 2015 Edition
Inspired by the rich and artistic past of precious stones, objects, jewelry pieces and embellished with the practical information regarding the color, carat-age, other aspects of the precious metals and jewelry, growing economy and the rising personal income, the global jewelry market has witnessed an impressive growth thus expanding the boundaries of its existing realm. The gems and jewelry industry is personified by stifling competition. The sector sways between inexpensive jewelry pieces for daily wear, to special items like engagement rings and watches meant for celebrating special events, to investment pieces priced and sold similar to antique pieces and fine art. Considering the several elements utilized in jewelry industry, gold has always dominated the industry on account o
Global Breast Cancer Market Report: 2015 Edition
Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer and the leading cause of cancer death in women. Breast cancer knows no boundaries be it age, gender, socioeconomic status or geographic location. The most common risk factors for breast cancer are being female and growing older. In the past few years, the cases of breast cancer have increased tremendously in regions like the US and the Europe. The breast cancer market is driven by various factors like aging female population, obesity and diabetes, dense breast tissues, healthcare expenditure, exposure to X-Ray and Gamma Radiations, Estrogen-Progestin Therapy (EPT) and increased consumption of alcohol and tobacco. A major trend which will probably remain eternally in the breast cancer treatment industry is the fact that novel and in
Global ATM Market Report: 2015 Edition
Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) remain one of the main channels for the provision of retail banking services. ATMs continue to be one of the main touch-points for the customers of financial institutions. ATMs have changed their historical role of a mere cash dispenser and are expanding their potential to offer a wider range of services. The ATM industry’s offering has evolved significantly since its inception in the early 1960s, becoming a key enabler of branch innovation, and now evolving in parallel to internet banking and newly developing mobile banking channel. The ATM market continues to grow globally, largely thanks to a huge demand for cash withdrawal services in the coming years from emerging markets, in terms of the quantity of ATMs proportional to the population, in the v
Global DNA Sequencing Market Report: 2015 Edition
DNA sequencing market is one of the fastest growing segments of the life sciences tools market. This research study includes the market assessment of various products, technologies, applications and end-users. The report briefs about the classification in genomics, process of transcription and translation of DNA, historical development, and generations of sequencing technologies. The sequencing industry is majorly classified into 3 generations; first generation, second generation / next generation and emerging sequencing technologies. Next-gen sequencing has been the fastest to grow since 2010. The core factors generating demand and driving the growth of industry are growth of emerging and applied economies, heavy investments in research and development, rapid rise in complex diseases,
Global Human Growth Hormone Market Report: 2015 Edition
Pituitary - the master gland of human body is responsible for controlling crucial hormonal secretion, which, in turn, regulates other key aspects of the body such as temperature, growth, thyroid functioning, urination, and production of other hormones. It is a pea sized gland situated at the base of brain and is a major component of human body as it expedites the response towards the surrounding environment and settings. Any deformity or damage to the pituitary gland can adversely impact the production and activity level of the above mentioned hormones, thereby affecting the body work process and stunting the outcomes especially in the case of growth hormone. Marred pituitary function leads to either over or under secretion of the somatropin that is the growth hormone. Its over secretio
Global Car Rental Market Report: 2015 Edition
A car rental company rents automobiles for short periods of time, generally ranging from a few hours to a few weeks. It is often organized with numerous local branches (which allow a user to return a vehicle to a different location), and primarily located near airports or busy city areas and often complemented by a website allowing online reservations. The key factors driving the growth of the car rental market are rising internet and mobile penetration, growth in urban population, rising population of HNWIs and growing economy. Some of the noteworthy trends and developments of this industry are consumer spending trend, growth of virtual car ownership, development of rental management system and growth in used car auction. However, the expansion of global car rental market is hindered b
Global Blood Plasma Market Report: 2015 Edition
The raw material for blood plasma industry is the straw colored liquid that is a component of blood called blood plasma. It consists mostly of water and a small amount of proteins and antibodies. Those proteins are used to produce medicines, which are extracted to produce the end products for treatment that helps people with a variety of life-threatening diseases, illnesses and conditions. These plasma-derived medications are the standard course of treatment for thousands of people, in more than 100 countries across the globe, who need the treatment to improve their health and lead productive lives. The global blood plasma market has historically grown at a mid-single digit rate up till now. Currently the US is the largest market, and the most profitable, as prices enjoy a significant
Global Food Ingredients Market Report: 2015 Edition
A number of ingredients contribute in various functions in the preparation of a variety of foods. Overall food ingredient industry is broadly classified into two segments namely; bulk ingredient and specialty food ingredient, which further can be segmented into preservatives, sweeteners, color additives, flavors and spices, flavor enhancers, fat replacers, nutrients, emulsifiers, acidulants and leavening agents. Specialty food ingredients are sold in smaller volumes as additives which are often key determinants of an F&B product’s desired taste, appearance, nutritional properties and functionality. On the other hand, bulk ingredients are processed commodities which are sold in large volumes. Food ingredients are primarily segmented into following types: Traditionally, salt
Global Jackup Rig Market Report: 2015 Edition
Jackup rigs are deployed in all major offshore production basins but are particularly numerous in the Middle East, South East Asia, the US GOM and the North Sea. The largest, most modern Jackups can operate in water depths of up to 490 feet. Jackups drill through slots in their deck or have the ability to extend the drilling equipment out over the side of the deck a cantilever. The global Jackup rig market is all set to witness double digit growth rate in coming years fuelled by the increase in the global offshore exploration and production activity. The offshore exploration and production activity is growing as a result of rise in energy demand due to growing world population. The key factors driving the growth of the Jackup rig market are rapid growth in oil demand, rising global e
Global Adhesives & Sealants Market Report: 2015 Edition
Adhesive is a broad term as it incorporates various materials like cement, glue, mucilage, and paste among others. Adhesives majorly comprise of polymers, which harden either in a physical manner or as a result of a chemical reaction, and are generally classified on the basis of their curing, or bonding, mechanism. On the other hand, sealant is a soft, pliable material that changes state to become solid after application, and is chiefly employed for the prevention of air, noise, dust, fire, smoke, and liquid penetration, where structural strength is not required. Sealants fall between the higher-strength adhesives and extremely low-strength putties and caulks. Adhesives and sealants are categorized on the basis of whether the bonding involves a physical or chemical mechanism. The key
Global Handbags Market Report: 2015 Edition
Handbags and accessories are among the fastest growing segments of the overall luxury goods industry. Despite the fact that the handbags market caters to both male as well as female customers, it is predominantly seen as a women-oriented market. However, history reveals the facts that use of handbags or pouches started in very early ages where man used it to carry coins. But because of the large options of functions, patterns, sizes and colors it offers to women, it has made a very important place in the life of woman. Today, fashion industry provides products designed especially for men, to cater the varying needs of this gender too. The global handbags market is incessantly growing since recession and is further expected to be a highly profitable market for the next couple of years.
Global Shipbuilding Market Report: 2015 Edition
The shipbuilding industry is involved in the construction and modification of ships and these operations are carried out in specialized facilities called shipyards. The industry builds ships for commercial as well as military purposes. The shipbuilding market is segmented on the basis of ship type: Bulkers, Tankers, Containers, LPG & LNG and other special vessels. Shipbuilding industry is mostly dominated by Asian players, such as South Korea, China and Japan. Traditional large shipbuilders in the region, such as Korea, China, and Japan, as well as Southeast Asia, are enhancing their offshore capabilities and providing a single marine solution for both shipbuilding and offshore. In 2014, the global demand for shipbuilding declined primarily due to slow economic growth and imbalance
Global Infant Formula Market: Focus on China - 2015 Edition
The market for infant formula is one of the major and fastest growing segments of the overall baby food industry. Infant formula is manufactured food, designed and marketed for feeding to babies and infants less than 12 months of age. All over the world parents are becoming more concerned about the nutritional benefit of pediatric foods and breast-milk supplements. The report “Global Infant Formula Market” provides an in-depth analysis of the infant formula market along with a detailed study of its various segments. The major trends, growth drivers as well as issues being faced by the industry are being presented in this report. The four major players in the industry, Nestlé SA, Danone S.A., Mead Johnson Nutrition and Abbott Laboratories are being profiled. The key
Global Rubber Gloves Market Report: 2015 Edition
Over the past few years, there has been a notable rise in the demand of gloves whenever there is an outbreak of flu or viral diseases. During and after such outbreaks, there is a sudden change in the demand for rubber gloves due to increased hygiene concerns. In addition, the demand for gloves from food industry and others services as those involved in the provision of spa facilities, manicure, pedicure, tattooing and hair styling services is also set to increase. The market for rubber gloves is highly competitive with few large players dominating both global and regional markets. All these companies have rolled out their production plans to increase their capacities, supply better products and to meet the increasing demand globally. Although the industry has maintained its growth momen
Medical Tourism Market Report: 2015 Edition
Medical tourism is a high-growth industry driven by globalization and rising healthcare costs in developed countries. People prefer traveling to developing countries for treatments in order to save cost. More than forty countries in Asia, America, Africa and Eastern Europe are serving millions of medical tourists annually. International medical service providers are in continuous race to get accreditation from Joint Commission International (JCI). Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and India are the major destinations in the Asian medical tourism market. Thailand is more popular among Western European medical tourists for cosmetic surgery. Singapore and India specialize in complex procedures with India having a cost advantage and Singapore a technology advantage. The most common categories o
Global Intravenous (I.V.) Iron Drugs Market Report: 2015 Edition
Iron deficiency anemia is the most common form of anemia throughout the world. It is estimated that two billion people suffer from iron deficiency anemia worldwide. To address iron deficiency, iron therapy is important being the critical factor in the production of red blood cells. Around 4.5 million Americans are diagnosed and suffering from iron deficiency anemia (IDA). Generally, daily oral iron is the first line therapy for most IDA patient but for many patients oral iron therapy fails as a consequence of compliance, efficacy and side effects like constipation and gastro intestinal disorders. When oral supplements fail to meet the requirement, intravenous (I.V.) iron therapy is used, in which iron is directly injected with a needle into a vein. Iron given intravenously allows larger
Global Palm Oil Market Report: 2015 Edition
Palm oil, which is the most widely used vegetable oil worldwide, is obtained from the fruit of the oil palm tree. The palm oil is used for various purposes including cooking oil, margarines and as a mil fat replacement. It is also used in preventing vitamin A deficiency, cancer, brain disease, aging; and treating malaria, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and cyanide poisoning. Industrially, palm oil is used for manufacturing cosmetics, soaps, toothpaste, waxes, lubricants, and ink. In comparison with other vegetable oils, which are soybean oil, rapeseed oil, sunflowerseed oil, coconut oil and many others, the production and consumption of palm oil is highest making its demand increase year over year. The global palm oil market is growing at a great pace worldwide and is expected t
Global Paints and Coatings Market Report: 2015 Edition
Paints and coatings market is correlated with multiple end-user sectors such as housing, construction, automotive, furniture, and packaging. The global market for paints and coating experienced a healthy growth in 2014 on account of rising construction projects, increase in housing starts, resuming consumer confidence and improvement in industrial production worldwide. While housing and construction markets in North America and Europe remained subdued over the years following the global financial crisis, activity has been strong in Asian markets like China and India. Further many new construction activities are expected to begin in Asia Pacific as well as America region that will boost the demand for paints and coatings market. The paints and coatings industry can be categorized into th
Global Excavator Market Report: 2015 Edition
Excavators are heavy machinery used for excavation or moving large and heavy objects. They are extremely useful for the construction and mining industry, and can perform huge tasks. They come in a wide range of sizes and capacities, and heavier the unit, greater the lift capacity will be. Excavators are made up of two components: a driving base and a powerful arm with an attachment designed for digging. The base has two sets of articulating tracks that are attached to the side of the excavator. The global demand of excavators continued to increase in 2014, due to the large number of infrastructure projects and rapid growth registered by the emerging markets and is expected to increase further in coming years. The key factors driving the growth of the excavator industry are rapid grow
US Denim Jeans Market Report: 2015 Edition
Denim has become a ‘wardrobe staple’ for the comfort it offers and above all for being one of the best clothing article to be a part of the semi-formal wear category. Fit, comfort and price are the most important factors that influence customers to purchase denim jeans. Given the longer life span of jeans, the denim industry continues to hold an advantageous position over other types of apparel. Jeans can be worn on different kinds of social and even official occasions. Therefore, when compared with other varieties of bottoms denim makes economic sense for consumers to spend money over. The US apparel industry is large, mature, and highly fragmented. The US market sells apparel produced both in domestic as well as foreign locations. The global economic downturn has had a sev
Global Hemophilia Market Report: 2015 Edition
Hemophilia is an inherited or acquired bleeding disorder that prevents blood from clotting. People with hemophilia lack, either partially or completely, an essential clotting factor needed to form stable blood clots. People with hemophilia do not bleed any faster than normal, but they can bleed for a longer time. Hemophilia is quite rare and about 1 in 10,000 people are born with it, around 0.42 million people live with hemophilia. Hemophilia patients need to replace the missing factor through infusions. The main treatment is called replacement therapy, in which concentrates of clotting factor VIII (for hemophilia A) or clotting factor IX (for hemophilia B) are injected into a vein. More people suffer with hemophilia A in comparison to hemophilia B and Inhibitors. The US accounts for the m
Global Polysilicon Market Report: 2015 Edition
Polycrystallion silicon, also known as polysilicon or poly-Si, polysilicon is the purest form of silicon and the second most abundant element available in nature. It is a material consisting of small silicon crystals which differs from single-crystal silicon, used for electronics and solar cells, and from amorphous silicon, used for thin film devices and solar cells. It is used as a feedstock material in most solar energy applications. The global polysilicon market can be segmented into three divisions by purity grade: Electronic Grade, Medium Grade, and Upgraded Metallurgical Grade. The market is divided into two segments by end user types: Solar PV Industry and Semiconductor Industry. The key factors driving the growth of the polysilicon industry are solar cell market, semiconductor m
Global Cruise Market Report: 2015 Edition
The global cruise industry is one of the few industries in the travel sector that grow year over year. Cruising has expanded in recent decades from serving only the very rich to providing activities and entertainment options even for the middle-class vacationer. Also, the modern cruise industry has responded to extensive market and consumer research with the presentation of innovative design concepts, new ship lengths, more exotic destinations around the globe, and new on-board and onshore activities and themes, developed to offer a vacation alternative that satisfies the expectations of everyone. Cruise market provides job opportunities to people from all backgrounds. Cruising tends to be more popular among consumers aged 55-64. The global cruise market is growing at a great pace wor
Global Leisure Boat Market Report: 2015 Edition
A leisure boat is also known as pleasure craft or recreational boat that is designed for and capable of moving in water with a maximum length of up to 24 meters, and is meant to be used for recreational or leisure activities only, and is not utilized in any type of business or moneymaking venture. The pleasure craft may also be used as a temporary residence for the owner, and often is equipped with amenities that are like those that are found in a home, albeit on a smaller scale. The very craft could be motorized or non-motorized depending upon the boat type. North America accounts for the largest share in the global recreational boating market. In North America, the US holds the largest share of recreational boat market. Around 37% of the total population of the US participates in recr
The US Farm Tire Market Report: 2015 Edition
Agricultural/farm tires are a sub-segment of specialty tires and are used for various farm vehicles such as tractors, combines, sprayers, trailers and harvesters. Global OE demand ended the year down sharply in mature markets, due to the extensive replacement sales of farm machinery in recent years, falling grain prices and the reduction in agricultural tax incentives in the US. In 2014, the replacement market in Europe was stable whereas the North American replacement market was significantly lower than previous year. The US farm tire market has two segments, replacement (RT) and original equipment (OE) farm tires, and is further categorized into radial bias and small farm types. The replacement segment accounts for the maximum share of the total US farm tire market. Apart from number
Global Synthetic Rubber Market Report: 2015 Edition
Synthetic rubber is created from petroleum and is classified as an artificial elastomer. Synthetic rubber plants were built after 1945 and since then it has maintained the lead over natural rubber. There are two important types of synthetic rubber - Polybutadiene Rubber (BR) and Styrene Butadiene Rubber (SBR). Butadiene is the most important feedstock to produce a wide variety of synthetic rubber and polymer resins. Industrial players of synthetic rubber operate in the marketplace on the basis of low manufacturing cost, quality, and technology and most importantly price to stay ahead. The synthetic rubber industry produces a variety of products that are used by the fabrication industries. Most of the output of synthetic rubber industry is taken up by tire industries thus categorizing th
Global Luxury Goods Market Report: 2015 Edition
Luxury goods refer to products which are commonly characterized by their premium quality, craftsmanship, recognizability, exclusivity and reputation. These high-end goods tend to satisfy socio-psychological needs in greater form and bring esteem to the owner. Fondness for all forms of luxury like fashion products, accessories, bags & cases, cosmetics & fragrances, vehicles, utility gadgets, beverages and interior decoration products, has been seen since many centuries. In economic terms, luxury goods are the ones for which the law of demand is reverse i.e. the demand for such products increases with price. Luxury is usually stratified in three layers viz. Accessible, Aspirational and Absolute. A few other factors which determine the degree of luxury are price, uniqueness, availa
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The US Specialty Pharmaceutical Market Report: 2015 Edition
Specialty pharmaceuticals are typically high-cost, scientifically engineered drugs used to treat complex, chronic conditions that require special storage, warranting special handling, and temperature-control monitoring. These products are often manufactured for small populations of people suffering from somewhat rare, life-threatening and debilitating diseases. The specialty pharmaceuticals are mostly injectable or infused medicines but may also encompass oral medications. Currently, specialty drugs are one of the fastest growing segments of the overall pharmaceutical market, as sales growth is being driven by improved efficacy compared with currently marketed therapies, while expanded indications for already marketed drugs and off label prescribing can drive sales of these drugs by inc
Global Seeds Market Report: 2015 Edition
Seed is the basic and most critical input for sustainable agriculture. The response of all other inputs depends on quality of seeds to a large extent. It is estimated that the direct contribution of quality seed alone to the total production is about 15 to 20%. Thus, seed is the most vital input for crop production. The global seed market is bifurcated into two major sectors: Commercial seeds sector and Non-commercial seeds sector. Commercial seeds are the seeds sown for production of an intended crop or used as animal feed or industrial raw material. Based on type, commercial seeds can be classified as conventional seeds and genetically modified (GM) seeds, fastest-growing area within the commercial seed sector. Growing population coupled with reduction in arable land is expected to boost
Global Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM) Market Report: 2015 Edition
Cardiac rhythm management (CRM) is a well-established segment of the cardiology devices market. CRM majorly consists of devices such as Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD), implantable pacemakers, and other CRM monitoring devices. Cardiac rhythm management devices are commonly used for the treatment of arrhythmias specifically superventricular arrhythmias (SVA) and ventricular arrhythmias (VA) and heart failure. Cardiovascular device manufacturers are looking to capitalize growth in emerging economies, such as China, Brazil and India to offset declining growth they are experiencing in the US and Western markets. Factors such as rapidly increasing aging population, growing focus of multinational companies on emerging markets, improving and modernizing healthcare infrastructure,
Global Dialysis Market Report: 2015 Edition
Dialysis is the artificial process of eliminating waste and unwanted water from the blood. It is carried out by using a special fluid called dialysate, a mixture of pure water and chemicals, is carefully controlled to pull wastes out of your blood without removing substances your body needs. There are two types of dialysis: hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. Hemodialysis removes wastes and water by circulating blood outside the body through an external filter, called a dialyzer and in peritoneal dialysis, wastes and water are removed from the blood inside the body using the peritoneum as a natural semipermeable membrane. End stage renal disease (ESRD) is the last stage of chronic kidney disease. This is the situation when kidney is functioning below 10% of their normal function and
Global Recruitment Market Report: 2015 Edition
The recruitment market varies considerably from one country to another with the US, Japan and the UK showing the highest degree of fragmentation. The recruitment market can be segmented into general and professional staffing markets. General staffing that includes low skilled, low wage blue collar employees has a larger share as compared to professional staffing that includes higher skilled, higher wages white collar employees. North America represented the single largest market measured in terms of revenues in 2013 followed by Japan, the UK, France and Germany. The trend of consolidation in staffing industry is increasing especially in fragmented markets due to several factors. In 2013, especially the first half, a declining trend continued to be registered across the world leading t
Global Outdoor Advertising Market Report: 2015 Edition
Outdoor advertising also called as out-of-home advertising, includes any type of advertising that reaches the consumers when they are outside their homes. This form of advertising works all the seven days of the week and twenty-four hours a day. Outdoor advertising comprises four major segments namely; billboards, street furniture, transit advertising and alternative media. Billboards have been the largest segment in the outdoor advertising market due to the increasing popularity of digital billboards across the world. The global outdoor advertising market is growing at a steady rate and is expected to continue to do so in near future mainly due to increasing popularity of this segment among other segments of the advertising industry. The key factors which are anticipated to drive mar
Global Radiation Therapy Market Report: 2015 Edition
Radiotherapy is a treatment procedure that involves the use of high-energy radiation. It is commonly applied to the cancerous tumor because of its ability to control cell growth and is also used to treat benign (non-cancerous) tumors and other conditions like thyroid disease and some blood disorders. Almost half of the cancer patients are being treated by radiation therapy. Nowadays, new treatment techniques such as image guided radiation therapy (IGRT), proton therapy; brachytherapy and stereotactic radiation therapy are being increasingly adopted. Moreover, due to the less risk in proton therapy treatment, it has become the most preferred option for treating cancer. Further, it is projected that the IGRT market will grow at a stronger pace than the overall radiation therapy market as i
Licensed Sports Merchandise Market Report - Focus on North America: 2015 Edition
Sports licensing forms a significant portion of overall licensed merchandise market in North America. Sports licensing covers licensing of logos, symbols, names of varied sports organizations and team players. These items are owned by sports institutions which are known as licensors and they lease the rights to use their property to licensees in return of royalty. Licensed sports merchandise is sold through entire range of retail which includes super markets, drug stores, departmental stores, specialty stores and online stores. Merchandising enables efficient engagement with fans who cannot attend matches, thereby helping to monetize sports brands. The factors driving the market are growing popularity of sports leagues, growing fan base and a global rise in disposable incomes and livi
Global Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Market Report: 2015 Edition
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a relatively new technology in the field of medical science. It is a minimally invasive procedure to replace a narrowed aortic valve that fails to open properly (aortic stenosis). It is sometimes also called transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI). Aortic valve replacement typically requires open heart surgery, thus it disqualifies patients who are at high risk for the process or are too weak to undergo a surgery. As a result, the market of heart valve surgical procedures is witnessing a continuous decline as more and more patients requiring valve replacement are at risk for a surgical treatment. This shortcoming of the traditional surgical method has paved way for the popularity and adoption of TAVR. It was first commercially launche
Global Glucose Monitoring Market Report: 2015 Edition
Diabetes, often referred to as diabetes mellitus, describes a group of metabolic diseases in which the person has high blood glucose (blood sugar), either because insulin production is inadequate, or because the body’s cells do not respond properly to insulin, or both. The high blood sugar produces the symptoms of frequent urination (polyuria), increased thirst (polydipsia), and increased hunger (polyphagia). Diabetes can cause acute complications which include diabetic ketoacidosis and nonketotic hyperosmolar coma. Serious long-term complications include heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, foot ulcers and damage to the eyes. Blood Glucose Monitoring refers to the way of testing the concentration of glucose in the blood (glycemia). Monitoring blood sugar levels is an essential
Global Tissue Paper Market Report: 2015 Edition
Tissue paper is a lightweight paper and has become one of the most essential commodities of daily life. Tissue paper products are generally made from three main types of raw material: Woodfree (or chemical) pulp, Wood-containing (or mechanical) pulp and Recovered paper. The tissue paper came into use in 1920’s and since then the consumption of tissue paper has been consistently increasing. The continuous developments in the tissue paper industry have enabled individuals to lead a more sterile and hygienic life. Majorly there are five types of tissue papers namely; Bathroom Tissue, Facial Tissue, Paper Towel, Paper Napkin and, Specialty and Wrapping Tissue. Each of the tissue paper products has its own quality requirement according to the usage. The tissue paper industry is broadly
Global Sugar & Sweetener Market Report: 2014 Edition
One of the fastest growing businesses includes the sugar and sweetener sector, which is a sub-industry of the food additives industry. An artificial sweetener is derived chemically and possesses the sweetness similar to sugar. On the other hand, sweeteners of natural origin are extracted from berries, fruits and certain plant species. The sugar industry is one of the oldest food processing industries in the world, with more than 100 countries and territories participating in the value chain. Brazil is the country with the largest sugarcane planted acreage in the world, following by other countries such as India, China and Thailand. The sugar and sweetener industry has been growing on the back of factors like, growing number of diabetic patients worldwide, expanding obese population, m
Global In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) Market Report: 2014 Edition
An in-vitro diagnostic test is performed outside of a human body in an artificial environment (e.g. laboratory). IVD is considered as an essential part of today’s healthcare. The IVD products are broadly divided into three categories: reagents, analytical instruments and accessory products. IVD is widely used for diagnosis, monitoring of prescribed treatments and assessment of medical intervention, apart from others thereby contributing to availability of medical information regarding a patient. Furthermore, IVD allows earlier and more targeted treatment which in turn leads to reduced hospital stays and convalescences resulting in a healthier population and economic growth in the long run. A constant growth has been observed in the global IVD industry since 2009. In IVD by technol
US Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) Industry Report: 2014 Edition
In the US, Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) deals with the management of prescription drug programs. It acts as an intermediary between health plans, drug companies, retail pharmacies and patients. Initially, PBMs used to process pharmaceutical claims for health plans. But nowadays in addition to this, PBMs have created more significant ‘pharmacy benefit’ by providing a system for reimbursement of drug claims, processing and cost control. The US prescription volume and pharmaceutical sales has witnessed an exceptional growth over the past few years and the same pattern is likely to continue in the near future. Therefore, through rebates from pharmaceutical manufacturers, price discounts from retails, and effective mail service pharmacies, the PBMs emphasis on enabling the plan
Global Knee & Hip Market Report: 2014 Edition
The knee and hip joints are the largest joints in the human body. Any dysfunction in any of these joints can cause chronic disorders. Both these joints are large and complex and thus, they are frequently affected by injuries caused in the event of sports activities, accidents, or simply due to aging. Further, conditions like arthritis and bursitis may also cause chronic pain in these joints. Advancing medical technology has brought significant development to enable smooth functioning of joints and to provide them with strength and stability, which, is eventually targeted at providing them with a much better degree of movement. These technological advancements have made related surgeries a more viable option for patients. Joint replacement surgery has become one of the greatest medical adva
Global Diaper Market Report: 2014 Edition
The word “Hygiene” has come from the name of the Greek goddess of health, Hygieia. Hygiene is an age old concept associated with the field of medicine, personal and professional care practices and involves daily routine. Depending upon a number of parameters, hygiene can be categorized into types such as hand hygiene, respiratory hygiene, food hygiene, laundry hygiene, medical hygiene at home, personal hygiene, excessive body hygiene, culinary hygiene and personal hygiene services. In the present context, the hygiene market is covered in terms of baby diapers and adult incontinence products. Diapers are classified into two types: disposable diapers and cloth diapers. Cloth diapers are further segmented into nine types namely; flat diaper, prefolds diaper, fitted diaper, cont
Global Flavor and Fragrance Market Report: 2014 Edition
The flavors and fragrances (F&F) market is part of a larger market which supplies a variety of ingredients and components that consumer product manufacturers utilize in their products. The broader market includes large multinational companies and smaller regional and local participants which supply products such as seasonings, texturizers, spices, enzymes, fortified products and cosmetic ingredients. The companies in F&F market are targeting their activities towards highly populated and rapidly expanding regions of the world like Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa. North America constituted the largest market for flavors and fragrances followed by Asia-Pacific, Western Europe and South America. It is projected that Asia-Pacific will gradually overtake North Ame
Global OCTG (Oil Country Tubular Goods) Market Report: 2014 Edition
Oil country tubular goods (OCTG) are hollow steel products of circular cross-section used in the oil and gas industry for exploration and production activities. OCTG encompasses mainly three types of products which include drill pipe, casing, and tubing. OCTG can be produced as seamless or welded tubes and pipes. The OCTG manufacturers can generally either produce seamless or welded OCTG products and not both, as the capital investment to manufacture seamless OCTG is ten to twenty times higher than the investment required to manufacture welded OCTG. At the same time, API specifications for most grades of casing and tubing stipulate that either welded or seamless construction is acceptable for end-use applications. Generally, welded pipe producers entering the OCTG market concentrate on pro
Global Power Sports Market Report: 2014 Edition
Powersports market is bifurcated into off-road vehicles (ATVs & side-by-side vehicles), heavy-weight motorcycles, snowmobiles, and personal watercrafts. ATV (All-Terrain Vehicle) is designed to handle a wide variety of terrain, for the purpose of sports and is also used for camping or hunting. The Side-by-Side is a small 2 or 4 person four-wheel off-road vehicle. There are six main categories of motorcycles including: cruiser, sport, touring, standard, dual purpose and dirt bike. A snowmobile is a land vehicle designed for winter travel on snow. There are mainly five types of snowmobiles: entry level, performance, touring, mountain and utility. A personal water craft (PWC), also called water scooter, is a recreational watercraft that the rider rides or stands on, rather than inside o
Global Remittance Market Report: 2014 Edition
Remittance is defined as transfer of money by a person who resides in a foreign country to his or her home country. Remittance industry contributes to economic growth and livelihoods of people across the world. In most of the developing countries, money sent by foreign migrants to their home countries constitutes the second largest financial inflow to the respective nations. Furthermore, in the money receiving countries, remittance industry promotes further economic dependence on the global economy instead of building sustainable local economies. Remittance channel is collectively comprised of a sender, a recipient, intermediaries in both countries and the payment interface used by the intermediaries. The remittance system encompasses the following components: Remittance Service Providers
Global Hearing Aid Market Report: 2014 Edition
People are said to suffer from hearing loss when they have diminished sensitivity to the sounds that are normally heard by others. In speech frequencies, certain people have relative insensitivity to sound. Such situation is termed as hearing impairment. The increase in volume above the usual sound levels necessary before the listeners can detect it determines the severity of hearing loss. There are three types of hearing loss: Conductive, Sensorineural and Mixed hearing loss. The hearing losses according to the severity are classified into four types: Mild, Moderate, Severe and Profound hearing loss. The global hearing aid market has a unique mix of dynamism and moderate growth at the same time. The market is dynamic in terms of technological development and innovation while at the sam
Global Animal Health Market Report: 2014 Edition
Animals like people suffer from diseases and require proper care from the veterinarians, the farmers and the pet owners. Food producing animals are the species that provide animal protein including cattle (both beef and dairy), swine, poultry, sheep and fish, whereas companion animals are the animals that are kept by people for companionship, protection and enjoyment such as dogs, cats, and horses among others. Keeping animals healthy and treating them with dignity is one of the main objectives of the animal health industry and applies equally to companion animals, livestock and wild animals. Animal health market includes pharmaceuticals, vaccines and medicinal feed additives. Pharmaceuticals contribute significantly to the health and well-being of food-producing and companion animals.
Global Dental Market Report: 2014 Edition
Dentistry is the branch of medical science which encompasses diagnosis, treatment & prevention of diseases of the teeth, gums and supporting bones. One of the major segments of dental industry is implant dentistry. The market for implant dentistry comprises dental implants and abutments as well as supporting tools/instruments. The global market for dental care is bifurcated into two segments: dental consumables and dental equipments. Dental consumables is a major segment of the dental care industry, which includes crowns/bridges, implants, orthodontics, impressive materials, composites, endodontics, adhesives, and cements, while the dental equipment segment is composed of large equipment, like autoclaves, sterilizers, chairs, communication systems, compressors, cuspidors, and digital imagi
Global Diabetes Market Report: 2014 Edition
Diabetes, often referred to as diabetes mellitus, describes a group of metabolic diseases in which the person has high blood glucose (blood sugar), either because insulin production is inadequate, or because the body’s cells do not respond properly to insulin, or both. Diabetes is a disorder of metabolism, the process by which the body uses digested food for energy. The digestive tract breaks down carbohydrates, sugars and starches found in many foods, into glucose, a form of sugar that enters the bloodstream. Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes and Gestational diabetes are the three types of diabetes. There are mainly three types of diabetes treatment which include insulin, oral antidiabetic drug (OAD) and glucagon-like-peptide-1 (GLP-1). The key factors which are anticipated to dri
Global Eyewear Market Report: 2014 Edition
The global eyewear market has been categorized into corrective lenses, contact lenses, sunglasses, frames and refractive surgical lenses. The eyewear market has been showing tremendous potential since past several years. The major factor driving this market is increasing usage and acceptance of eyewear products and prescription eyewear. With a large percentage of the population afflicted with conditions such as myopia, hyperopia, presbyopia, and astigmatism, the demand for corrective eyewear is on the rise. Due to lifestyle changes, which involve increasing formal employment and extensive usage of computers, the number of individuals using corrective eyewear is also increasing. The key factors which are anticipated to drive eyewear market growth include increased usage of silicon hydr
Global Spine Market Report: 2014 Edition
Spine market is the largest segment of the global orthopedic industry. Spine disorders are categorized in four sections: degenerative conditions, deformities, tumor and trauma-based disorders. Spinal implants include both fusion and non-fusion devices: devices associated with vertebral compression fracture (VCF), interbody devices, cervical, thoracolumbar, and spinal stimulation devices. Spine industry has witnessed myriad technological advancements over the past two decades and it is expected that this trend will continue in future to solve the present challenges and fill the unmet needs of the market. It is expected that new innovations in the field of minimally invasive surgeries will continue to have a positive impact on the market as the new and improved surgical tool will make c
Global Dry Bulk Shipping Market Report: 2014 Edition
The global dry bulk shipping industry is an essential part of the international shipping industry, with ocean-going vessels representing the most efficient, and often the only method of transporting large volumes of basic commodities and finished products. The dry bulk shipping is defined as the transportation of homogenous bulk cargoes by bulk vessels on an irregular scheduled line. Iron ore, coal and grain are the three main constituents of the dry bulk shipping industry followed by some minor bulk commodities. Iron ore constitutes for the major share in the industry followed by coal. Iron ore, coal and minor bulks have shown a tremendous growth in past years and expected to continue this growth in the coming years. The total dry bulk fleet, which comprises four types of vessels: Ca