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Deuterium Gas Market By Type (4N, 5N, Others) By Applications (Semiconductor Industry, Panel Industry, Industrial Application, Nuclear Industry, Others) - Growth, Future Prospects & Competitive Analysis, 2016 – 2028

About this report

The global deuterium gas market report explores the critical analysis of the deuterium gas industry using key parameters. The report consists of investment strategies, the need for investments in the deuterium gas industry, and the multiple benefits for the investors. Importantly, this report sets out major changes in the global technical regulations for the deuterium gas industry, as well as how economic and non-economic barriers are helping the deuterium gas market grow. Moreover, the report analyzes the global, regional, and country-level historic and forecasted market size. The report also provides a comprehensive analysis of key investment propositions, demand and supply gap, competitors positioning, STAR analysis, SRC analysis, and Tornado analysis. Key technological developments and other analyses such as porter's five forces analysis, PESTEL analysis, value chain analysis, etc.

Key Highlights of the report

How are the major segments performing in the Deuterium Gas market?

In 2021, the high growth of the 5N segment can be anticipated to increase the demand for optical fiber.

In 2021, the semiconductor category led the deuterium gas industry due to the ever-increasing usage of deuterium gas in the microchips commonly found in circuit boards.

Which region dominated the Deuterium Gas market?

In 2021, the North American region was anticipated to hold a major share in the global deuterium gas market due to increased demand for non-nuclear applications during the forecast period. Deuterium is a very important element for Non-Nuclear Applications such as oil exploration, forensics, and various chemical processes. The nuclear application of deuterium includes boosting fission reactions in weapons manufacture, researching reactors for neutron scattering experiments, and producing radioisotopes through the 'heavy water process.

What is the competitive environment of the deuterium gas market?

The deuterium gas industry's competitive environment offers information on the total economic profit made by suppliers and businesses, the sales and revenues produced in this sector, the Deuterium Gas market share globally, the business organization overview, and the opportunities for the industrial deuterium Gas market. Various companies, such as Linde Gas, are investing in research to stay competitive in the market. Linde Gas uses deuterium in optical fiber manufacturing to eliminate the water peak at 1390nm, significantly decreasing fiber attenuation in the E band. Linde has high-pressure (6000psi) packages specifically designed for this application. Please inquire. Deuterium is a highly flammable and asphyxiant gas.

Executive Summary

How does the Russia and Ukraine War affect the Deuterium Gas Industry Market?

The Russia-Ukraine war can potentially aggravate semiconductor supply chain problems and the chip shortage that has affected the semiconductor industry for the past two years. The most direct risk is the supply of exact raw materials utilized in semiconductor manufacturing, such as deuterium gas. Due to the deficiency of semiconductors in the year 2021, the supply chains have been constrained by limited chip availability. Vendors have been faced with element shortages since the second quarter of 2020, and as the market keeps growing, delays are anticipated throughout the rest of this year which will indirectly affect the global deuterium gas market.

Which are the key investments by the players in the deuterium gas industry market?

Deuterium gas has been utilized in a variety of industries thanks to its exceptional flexibility and capacity to be adaptable in any setting. Numerous investments are made by the key player in the research and development activities of deuterium gas products to stay competitive in the market.

Some of the major players in the market are Linde Gas, Cambridge Isotope Laboratories, Sigma-Aldrich, Matheson Tri-Gas, CSIC, Center of Molecular Research, Shenzhen Kylin Technology, Sumitomo Seika Chemical, Isowater Corporation, Heavy Water Board (HWB), and Guangdong Huate Gas.

What are the Major Driving Factors for the Deuterium Gas Market?

The factors driving the global deuterium market are the rise in demand for alternative fuels and the move towards renewables. The evolution of new gas processing methods makes removing more natural gas from shale formations feasible. The rising curiosity about hydrogen as a fuel source for vehicles such as electric cars is owing to its increased hydrogen content. Increase in demand for deuterium oxide (D0) from emerging markets such as China. Demand for D0 is anticipated to grow significantly over the forecast period due to its usage in the presentation of nuclear energy and hydrogen fuel cells, which are evolving into an attractive alternative to batteries. Growing requirement for researchers who work with serious water or high purity gases: Growing interest among scientists in neutron diffusion on samples, including pure deuterium gas, has obtained a renewed round of funds into this field that will give numerous more opportunities for research assistance and companies in this area.

What are the Major Risks for the Deuterium Gas Market?

The major factor that restrains the market is a shortage of microchips made of deuterium operated in the semiconductor industry is the war between Russia and Ukraine. Furthermore, tariffs are used in almost all industrial goods and materials, which are expected for chips. These tariffs affect the import and export of components, instantly affecting the manufacturing cost of the chips.

Which is the key application in the Deuterium Gas Market?

The semiconductor segment is anticipated to hold a prominent share in the global deuterium market during the forecast period. Deuterium gas is used to manufacture silicon semiconductors, semiconductors and microchips. The application is based on printed circuit boards through a deuterium-protium exchange. This process prevents chemical erosion of the chip circuit and extends the life cycle of semiconductors and microchips. Another application is the stabilization of organic molecules in OLED screens. The corresponding process is based on selective labeling with deuterium or an unselective deuterium-protium exchange because the isotope effect leads to stronger bonds. These characteristics are the major factors driving the deuterium market's semiconductor segment during the forecast period. 

How is the Deuterium Gas market performing in regions?

The North American region is signified to hold a prominent share in the global deuterium gas market as there is an increased demand for deuterium products in nuclear applications due to expanded investments and the development of different industries. The Latin American region is anticipated to expand at the fastest need for deuterium, followed by Europe and Asia-Pacific. This growth can be related to an upsurge in nuclear power production skills across these regions resulting from a requirement for expanded energy protection. The deuterium market in Europe is anticipated to detect an intermediate growth rate during the forecast period. Some of the factors that cause this growth are an expansion in demand for nuclear energy, especially from occurring countries such as Russia and China; expanded focus on carbon reduction, particularly with collaborations between car manufacturers and oil companies set out to produce zero-emission cars by 2030; higher investment possibilities due to low-interest rates, etc. In addition, the European Union (E.U.) has executed strict regulations regarding C.O. emissions, resulting in further environmental awareness among customers looking forward to electric vehicles powered by alternative fuel sources, including hydrogen-powered ones.

What is the regulatory landscape for the deuterium gas market?

Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) last rule to change its regulations to clear the NRC's licensing management for exports of deuterium for non-nuclear end-use. The blame for the licensing of exports of deuterium for non-nuclear end use is standing transmitted to the Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS). BIS is broadcasting this final rule to have deuterium under its export licensing jurisdiction underneath the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). This Commerce final law explains the changes made to the EAR to prevent the deuterium from being transferred from the export management authority of the NRC to the export control authority of BIS beneath the EAR. Exports of deuterium for nuclear end use will stay under the NRC's export licensing jurisdiction.

What is the Market Size of Deuterium Gas regarding value?

The global Deuterium Gas market is anticipated to grow at a substantial CAGR of xx% in the upcoming years. The global Deuterium Gas industry was estimated to be worth USD xx million in 2021 and was expected to be worth USD xx million by 2028.

What are the major players planning for the future of the deuterium gas market?

The key players in the deuterium gas market are investing heavily in multiple cutting-edge technologies. This investment will improve capabilities and expertise at their existent deuterium gas center of excellence worldwide to meet growing customer demand.

Segmentation of Global Deuterium Gas Market-

Global Deuterium Gas Market – By Type

  • 4N
  • 5N
  • Others

Global Deuterium Gas Market – By Applications,

  • Semiconductor Industry
  • Panel Industry
  • Industrial Application
  • Nuclear Industry
  • Others

Global Deuterium Gas Market – By Region

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • U.K.
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • South-east Asia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa
    • GCC Countries
    • South Africa
    • Rest of Middle East and Africa

Frequently asked questions about the global deuterium gas market

Deuterium gas market also suffered from the COVID-19 pandemic, which resulted in a reduction in revenue, caused in 2020 as the supply of raw material was banned due to severe lockdown.

In 2021, North America accounted for the most heightened share of the global deuterium gas.

The demand for specialty gas-grade deuterium has increased due to the global increase in nuclear power plant construction activities during the forecast period.

The 5N segment had a major share in the global market in 2021 due to the demand for optical fibers.

The semiconductor industry had a major share in the global market and is anticipated to continue during the forecast period.

Deuterium Gas Market Scope

Report Attribute Details
Market Value in 2021 USD xx million
Market Value in 2028 USD xx million
CAGR xx%
Benchmarking Year 2021
Past data 2016 – 2021
Forecast period 2022 – 2028
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Published Date:  Sep 2022
Category:  Chemicals
Report ID:   60659
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Pages:   190
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