February 28, 2011 10:08 ET

Global Energy Industry to Grow 13.2% Through 2014

ROCKVILLE, MD--(Marketwire - February 28, 2011) - has announced the addition of Datamonitor's new report, "Global Top 10 Energy - Industry, Financial and SWOT Analysis," to their collection of Energy market reports. For more information, visit

The global energy industry had shown strong growth in recent years until it fell into a steep decline in 2009. Recovery is expected in 2010, with strong growth over the period spanning 2009-14. In 2009, the global energy industry generated total revenues of $6,050 billion, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -0.1% for the period spanning 2005-09. The Americas and the Asia Pacific dominated the global energy sector in 2009, capturing a collective share of 53.1% of the global sector's value.

The top 10 global energy companies have witnessed a sharp revenue decline during 2007-09. Exxon Mobil Corporation, Royal Dutch Shell, and Chevron Corporation recorded the highest revenue decline at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 12%. The decrease in revenues was primarily due to a decline in general economic conditions.

The performance of the industry is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 13.2% for the five-year period 2009-14, which is expected to drive the industry to a value of $11,250.4 billion by the end of 2014.

This report analyzes the energy sector in terms of market value, market share, market segmentation, key drivers and resistors, trends and competitive positioning in the global energy sector. It includes profiles of the top ten companies in the industry along with 5-year financial analysis and in-depth SWOT analysis.

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