The global construction equipment rental market was valued at USD 34.24 billion in 2014 and is anticipated to reach USD 84.60 billion by 2022. Increasing construction activities across the globe and rising government investment in emerging economies are projected to drive market demand in the coming years.
The abundance of modern and productive equipment in rental fleets along with ongoing infrastructure development is expected to fuel demand. Rented construction equipment has several benefits such as ease of replacement, cost effective approach, less technical charges, lower maintenance cost, reduced transportation and less servicing requirement. These factors have been continuously driving the demand in the coming years.
The material handling rental machinery segment is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 13.0% from 2015 to 2022 on account of increasing focus on automated production facility. Increasing requirement of automated production processes for optimal use of raw material, energy and resource consumption are expected to result in the higher adoption of the product over the forecast period.
Earthmoving rental machinery market was valued at USD 19.27 billion in 2014 and is projected to witness significant gains at a CAGR of 12.3% by 2022. Growing demand for heavy equipment from emerging economies is anticipated to drive growth shortly.
The emergence of advanced machinery with eco-friendly and low maintenance features is expected to outcast conventional equipment in the coming years. The high purchasing power of consumer with changing preference for rental equipment has also resulted in the high adoption of rental products.
U.S. construction equipment rental market by product, 2012 – 2022 (USD Million)
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Middle East rental equipment industry is projected to witness substantial growth at a CAGR exceeding 15% by 2022 owing to ongoing construction activities and extensive focus on sustainable expansion practices such as eco-friendly building construction. Rising capital investment in retail, hospitality, banking, transportation, energy, infrastructure and agriculture programs and development of metal and mining sector in the region are considered to be the major driving factors for the growth of the market.
Asia Pacific construction equipment market accounted for 25% of the total revenue in 2014 and is expected to witness significant growth shortly. Rapid urbanization, commercialization of industry, burgeoning population, robust fiscal growth, and increasing government initiatives are expected to drive the market in the coming years.
North America is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 10% by 2022. Economic revival coupled with increasing capital investments is estimated to compliment demand in the region. Increasing residential construction with increasing investment along with volatile energy pricing and favorable regulations is expected to escalate volume sales in the European market.
Major industry players include United Rentals, Hertz, Neff Rental, Ahern Rental, Loxam Group, and Sunbelt. Other participants include Quippo, Finning, Ahern Rental, American Equip Company (Ameco), Maxim Crane Works, Gemini Equip and Rentals, and Sunstate Equip Company. The construction equipment rental industry is very capital intensive in nature. Moreover, the market is characterized by mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, and strategic alliances to increase their market penetration.
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