Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Carbon dioxide is a versatile gas that is used in a variety of processes and applications that take advantage of its main properties: reactivity, inertness and coldness. Carbon dioxide is produced as either a high-pressure cylinder gas, a relatively low-pressure refrigerated liquid or a solid form as dry ice. A number of its major uses are within the food and beverage industries, where it can be used to carbonate soft drinks, decaffeinate coffee, freeze food products and maintain ideal atmospheric conditions during the transportation of food or in food packaging. Therefore the performance of the Carbon Dioxide Production industry on a year-by-year basis often reflects developments within Australia's food and beverage sector... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Carbon Dioxide Production industry is in the mature stage of its economic life cycle, characterised by growth that is lower than the overall economy, wholehearted acceptance of industry products and largely stable product groups. The industry is exposed to a high level of technological change, imposed by both the desire to improve efficiency and the growing recognition of the need by various industries to measure associated carbon footprints.
Industry value added, which is used to measure an industry's contribution to the overall economy, is expected to grow by a compound annual rate of 1.6% over the 10 years through 2018-19. This is below the level of the overall economy, with GDP projected to increase by a compound annual rate of 2.6%... purchase to read more