Pipeline Transport in Australia - Market Research Report

Pipeline Transport industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 12.1%

The Pipeline Transport industry operates large pipelines, most of which are high-pressure gas transmission pipelines. Gas transmission accounts for the vast majority of industry activity. The industry provides a vital connection between gas producers and gas retailers, which distribute gas via low-pressure distribution pipelines. Industry operators also supply gas to major industrial firms. Demand for industry services is driven by final demand for energy in the Australian economy, and demand from the export markets served by oil and gas fields in the Northern Territory, Queensland and Western Australia. Industry operators have benefited from increasing domestic gas consumption over the past five years, and Australia's proximity to Asian markets, as...
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Pipeline Transport industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Pipeline Transport industry is forecast to continue expanding over the next five years. The industry's role as an intermediary should help protect revenue generated from existing assets, despite uncertainty in upstream and downstream industries. The Oil and Gas Extraction industry's output capacity has significantly increased. LNG export facilities commenced operations in Queensland from XXX-XX, allowing for the international trade of eastern seaboard gas for the first time. Gas export markets are anticipated to support ongoing demand for gas transportation, offsetting limited demand in some traditional domestic markets, such as manufacturing. The industry is forecast to expand at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to $X.X bi...
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Pipeline Transport industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $5bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 55
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 3,099

Biggest companies in the Pipeline Transport industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Pipeline Transport in Australia industry include APA Group, CK William Australia Holdings Pty Ltd and SGSP (Australia) Assets Pty Ltd.

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What is Pipeline Transport industry?

Industry Definition

Industry firms operate transmission pipelines transporting oil, gas, water or other materials on a contract or fee basis. Transmission pipelines carry commodities from the region they are extracted or processed to the next stage in their supply chain, be it further transport, export or use.

Industry Products and Services

  • Gas pipelines
  • Water, ethane and other pipelines
  • Oil pipelines
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Transporting oil, gas and water by pipeline
  • Overall pipeline operation

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Industry Definition

Industry firms operate transmission pipelines transporting oil, gas, water or other materials on a contract or fee basis. Transmission pipelines carry commodities from the region they are extracted or processed to the next stage in their supply chain, be it further transport, export or use.

Main Activities

  • Transporting oil, gas and water by pipeline
  • Overall pipeline operation

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Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The Pipeline Transport industry provides transport services that connect resources with downstream users. Most of the industry's revenue is derived from t...
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Demand from oil and gas extraction
Number of households
Demand from manufacturing
10-year bond rate

Current Performance

Industry structure
Industry regulation
Industry employment and establishments
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Future pipeline development
 Table: Pipeline Transport in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Pipeline Transport in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Oil and Gas Extraction in Australia
Water Supply in Australia





Key Selling Industries

Steel Pipe and Tube Manufacturing in Australia
Surveying and Mapping Services in Australia
Engineering Consulting in Australia
Transport Equipment and Large Vehicle Rental in Australia



Products & Services

Industry operators only provide one service, which is pipeline transport. Although pipelines can be used to transport water, oil, slurry and other chemica...
Domestic gas retailers
Industrial firms




Demand Determinants

Demand for pipeline transportation of oil or gas is a derived demand and depends on the energy mix preferred by households, businesses and export markets....
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Major Markets

Domestic gas retailers
Industrial firms





 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Pipeline Transport in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

Concentration in the Pipeline Transport industry is moderate, with the four largest operators expected to account for close to 58.3% of industry revenue i...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Pipeline Transport in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Pipeline Transport in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

APA Group owns or has investment interests in gas storage facilities and over 15,000 kilometres of natural gas pipelines across mainland Australia. The co...
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APA Group

 Table: APA Group - financial performance

CK William Australia Holdings

 Table: CK William Australia Holdings - financial performance

SGSP (Australia) Assets Pty Ltd

 Table: SGSP (Australia) Assets Pty Ltd - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Pipeline Transport industry is highly capital-intensive. In 2018-19, for every dollar spent on wages and estimated $2.51 will be spent on capital inve...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Pipeline Transport in Australia - Market Research Report Industry
 Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

Technology & Systems

Revenue Volatility

Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

Regulation & Policy

Industry Assistance

Table: Industry data Table: Industry Data for the Pipeline Transport in Australia Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2025)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2025)
Establishments (2007-2025)
Businesses (2007-2025)
Employment (2007-2025)
Exports (2007-2025)
Imports (2007-2025)
Wages (2007-2025)
Domestic Demand (2007-2025)

Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data

Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Dat Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data

Table: Industry Financial Ratios Table: Industry Financial Ratios

Liquidity Ratios
Coverage Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Operating Ratios
Cash Flow & Debt Service Ratios (% of Sales)
Assets, %
Liabilities, %

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  • Revenue Forecasts
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  • Historical and Forecast Growth
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  • Industry Market Size
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  • Industry Major Players
    Industry Major Players
  • Profitability Analysis
    Profitability Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis
  • Industry Trends
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  • Industry Operating Conditions
    Industry Operating Conditions
  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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