Country Focus – USA


In 2016, the US market was valued at around $20bn. This is an increase from 2015 revenues, which stood at $19.6bn.

The gas business

In 2015, the largest domestic player was Airgas, representing the second-largest company overall. However, in May 2016, Air Liquide completed the acquisition of the company. Air Liquide’s equivalent revenues amounted to around $4.8bn in 2016, making the company the market leader in the US market. Air Liquide’s revenue is set to increase again after a full year of consolidated results are posted in 2017.

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