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A ‘healthy’ pump market for 2016: Expert

Despite the volatility in the Middle East markets, the pumps market will remain upbeat this year, according to an industry expert.

| | Jul 25, 2016 | 6:59 pm
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Estimating that the pumps market in the Middle East and Africa (MENA) region to be around USD two billion annually, Pietro Moro, Building Services Manager – MENA at Xylem, says that the diversity in the region will increase the need for innovative water technology solutions.

Moro explains that trends, such as population growth, urbanisation, industrialisation¬†and water scarcity, will attract investments to boost infrastructure and, “thereby, pumps for various end-markets and applications”.

Being aware of the slump in oil prices, Moro says that he expects a “healthy” growth in pumps market this year. He says, “We are optimistic,¬†because regulations¬†and end-users will continue to drive the need to optimise energy efficiency in pumps and reduce related lifecycle costs.”

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