Chiller Market Size, Growth, Trends, Demand and Forecast 2024-2032

The latest report by IMARC Group, titled “Chiller Market by Type (Screw, Scroll, Centrifugal, and Others), Product Type (Air Cooled, Water Cooled), Power Range (Less than 50 kW, 50-200 kW, More than 200 kW), End Use Industry (Food and Beverage, Plastic and Rubber, Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Others), and Region 2024-2032″,  offers a comprehensive analysis of the industry, which comprises insights on the global chiller market report. The global market size reached US$ 10.7 Billion in 2023. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 14.8 Billion by 2032, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 3.68% during 2024-2032.

Factors Affecting the Growth of the Chiller Industry:

  • Increasing Industrial Applications:

The global demand for chillers is primarily driven by their critical role in various industrial and commercial sectors, including plastics, chemicals, food and beverage processing, and HVAC systems for large buildings such as hospitals, schools, and shopping malls. In industries, chillers are used to cool products, machinery, or factories, contributing to efficient production processes by controlling the heat produced by manufacturing equipment. The need for precise temperature control in sensitive environments, such as pharmaceutical manufacturing, where product integrity is paramount, further amplifies the demand for advanced chilling solutions. Additionally, as urbanization accelerates and the number of commercial buildings rises, the requirement for effective cooling systems to enhance comfort and maintain air quality standards drives the chiller market forward.

  • Energy Efficiency:

Energy efficiency has become a major concern for industries and environmental bodies worldwide due to rising energy costs and stringent environmental regulations aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Modern chillers are designed to be significantly more energy-efficient than their predecessors, incorporating variable speed drives, energy recovery systems, and advanced heat exchangers. This evolution is largely in response to global standards such as the Kyoto Protocol and the Paris Agreement, which compel nations and industries to adopt more sustainable technologies. The shift towards more eco-friendly refrigerants and the phasing out of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) and hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) in cooling technologies also drive innovations in the chiller market.

  • Technological Advancements:

The integration of Internet of Things (IoT) technology and smart, connected systems in chiller technology is revolutionizing the market. These technologies enable real-time monitoring and control of cooling systems, optimizing performance and reducing operational costs through predictive maintenance and energy management. Smart chillers can dynamically adjust their operation based on environmental and usage data, significantly improving energy efficiency. Furthermore, advancements in compressor technology, heat exchanger materials, and control systems have enhanced the performance and reliability of chillers. The trend towards automation and data analytics in industrial operations supports the deployment of smart chillers, making them an integral component of modern, efficient, and sustainable cooling solutions.

Competitive Landscape with Key Player:

  • Carrier Global Corporation
  • Daikin Industries Ltd.
  • Friulair S.r.l.
  • General Air Products
  • HYDAC International GmbH
  • Johnson Controls International PLC
  • KKT Chillers Inc.
  • LG Electronics Inc.
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
  • PolyScience Inc.
  • Trane Technologies plc

For an in-depth analysis, you can refer sample copy of the report:

Report Segmentation:

The report has segmented the market into the following categories:

Breakup by Type:

  • Screw
  • Scroll
  • Centrifugal
  • Others

Screw accounts for the largest market share as they are highly valued for their reliability, efficiency, and suitability for a wide range of applications. 

Breakup by Product Type:

  • Air Cooled
  • Water Cooled

Water cooled dominates the market as they are preferred for their high efficiency and effectiveness, particularly in large-scale applications.

Breakup by Power Range:

  • Less than 50 kW
  • 50-200 kW
  • More than 200 kW

200 kW accounts for the largest market share as these high-capacity products are essential in environments such as large industrial plants.

Breakup by End Use Industry:

  • Food and Beverage
  • Plastic and Rubber
  • Chemicals and Petrochemicals
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Others

Chemicals and petrochemicals represent the leading segment as chillers are used for maintaining precise temperature control in chemical reactions.

Market Breakup by Region:

  • North America (United States, Canada)
  • Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Others)
  • Europe (Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia, Others)
  • Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Others)
  • Middle East and Africa

Asia Pacific’s dominance in the chiller market is attributed to increasing construction activities and expanding industrial sectors.

Global Chiller Market Trends:

Presently, there is a growing emphasis on energy-efficient chillers driven by increasing awareness of environmental sustainability and the need to reduce operational costs. Manufacturers are innovating to develop chillers with higher energy efficiency ratings, incorporating features such as variable speed compressors, advanced controls, and heat recovery systems to minimize energy consumption. Besides, air-cooled chillers are witnessing increased demand due to their ease of installation, lower maintenance requirements, and suitability for outdoor applications. The growth of commercial and residential sectors, particularly in urban areas, is driving the adoption of air-cooled chillers for air conditioning, process cooling, and comfort cooling applications.

If you need specific information that is not currently within the scope of the report, we will provide it to you as a part of the customization.

About Us

IMARC Group is a leading market research company that offers management strategy and market research worldwide. We partner with clients in all sectors and regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their businesses.

IMARC’s information products include major market, scientific, economic and technological developments for business leaders in pharmaceutical, industrial, and high technology organizations. Market forecasts and industry analysis for biotechnology, advanced materials, pharmaceuticals, food and beverage, travel and tourism, nanotechnology and novel processing methods are at the top of the company’s expertise.

Our offerings include comprehensive market intelligence in the form of research reports, production cost reports, feasibility studies, and consulting services. Our team, which includes experienced researchers and analysts from various industries, is dedicated to providing high quality data and insights to our clientele, ranging from small and medium businesses to Fortune 1000 corporations.

Contact US


134 N 4th St. Brooklyn, NY 11249, USA


Tel No:(D) +91 120 433 0800

United States: +1-631-791-1145

Related posts

Evolution of WhatsApp as a Marketing Platform


5 Custom Chinese Food Boxes That You Can Personalize


Edge Computing Market Report 2024, Industry Trends, Growth and Forecast Till 2032


Leave a Comment