In 2015, the Oil and Gas Drilling Support Services industry is expected to generate $39.2 billion. Over the past five years, revenue has been growing at an annualized rate of 5.2% per year. With rising labor costs and raw material prices, industry profit is estimated at 2.6% of revenue in 2015 – although low, profitabilty has been rising.
A major feature of this industry is the existing oligopoly among the three state-owned oil companies, China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), China Petrochemical Corporation (Sinopec) and China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC). In 2015, their combined market share is estimated to be 94.0% of industry revenue.
The Oil and Gas Drilling Support Services industry provides support services for oil and gas mining companies, including directional drilling, drilling ahead, underground operations, oil testing, well testing, well logging, derrick erection, derrick repair and derrick removal. Oil and gas prospecting activities are not included in this industry.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.