India unconventional gas market is expected to grow at a steady CAGR during the forecast period. India unconventional gas market is driven by the shortage of natural gas and crude oil. Furthermore, booming transportation industry due to increase in the number of vehicles running on CNG is expected to propel the market during forecast period.

India unconventional gas market is segmented based on type, application, company and region. Based on type, the market can be categorized into shale gas, tight gas, coalbed methane and others. Shale gas is expected to dominate the market during forecast period since shale gas is a cleaner burning fuel than coal and crude oil. The combustion of shale gas emits significantly lower levels of pollutants, including carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxide, and sulfur dioxide than the combustion of coal and oil. Based on application, the market can be fragmented into industrial, residential, commercial, power generation, transportation, fuel industry and others. The industrial segment is expected to dominate the market as low-cost unconventional gases are replacing conventional energy sources like coal, nuclear, hydro in many industries like chemical, fertilizer, hydrogel production, among others.

The major players operating in the unconventional gas market are Oil & Natural Gas Corporation, Chevron Petroleum India Private Limited, Exxon Mobil India Private Ltd., Royal Dutch Shell, China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec), Gujarat State Petronet Limited, Reliance Industries Limited, Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, Oil India Limited and others. Major companies are developing advanced technologies and launching new products in order to stay competitive in the market. Other competitive strategies include mergers & acquisitions and new product developments. 

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: 2014-2017

Base Year: 2018

Estimated Year: 2019

Forecast Period: 2020–2024

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyze and forecast the market size of India unconventional gas market.
  • To classify and forecast India unconventional gas market based on type, application, company and regional distribution.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for India unconventional gas market.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in India unconventional gas market.
  • To conduct pricing analysis for India unconventional gas market.
  • To identify and analyze the profile of leading players operating in India unconventional gas market.

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TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of companies dealing in unconventional gas across the country. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the companies which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analyzed the distribution channels and presence of all major players across the country.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of India unconventional gas market by using a bottom-up approach, wherein data for various end-user segments was recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analyzing historical data of these product types and applications for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company websites, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also studied by TechSci Research.


Key Target Audience:

  • Unconventional gas manufacturers and suppliers
  • Market research and consulting firms
  • Government bodies such as regulating authorities and policy makers
  • Organizations, forums and alliances related to unconventional gas

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as manufacturers, suppliers and partners, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, India unconventional gas market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • Market, By Type:
    • Shale Gas
    • Tight Gas
    • Coalbed Methane
    • Others
  • Market, By Application:
    • Industrial
    • Residential
    • Commercial
    • Power Generation
    • Transportation
    • Fuel Industry
    • Others
  • Regions:

o   North

o   South

o   East

o   West


Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in India unconventional gas market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according to a company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company Information

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1.    Product Overview

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Executive Summary

4.    Voice of Customer

5.    India Unconventional Gas Market Outlook

5.1.  Market Size & Forecast

5.1.1. By Value & Volume

5.2.  Market Share & Forecast

5.2.1. By Type (Shale Gas, Tight Gas, Coalbed Methane, Others)

5.2.2. By Application (Industrial, Residential, Commercial, Power Generation, Transportation, Fuel Industry, Others)

5.2.3. By Company (2018)

5.2.4. By Region (North, South, East, West)

5.3.  Product Mapping

6.    North India Unconventional Gas Market Outlook

6.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

6.1.1. By Value

6.2.  Market Share & Forecast

6.2.1. By Type

6.2.2. By Application

7.    South India Unconventional Gas Market Outlook

7.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

7.1.1. By Value

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1. By Type

7.2.2. By Application

8.    East India Unconventional Gas Market Outlook

8.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

8.1.1. By Value

8.2.  Market Share & Forecast

8.2.1. By Type

8.2.2. By Application

9.    West India Unconventional Gas Market Outlook

9.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

9.1.1. By Value

9.2.  Market Share & Forecast

9.2.1. By Type

9.2.2. By Application

10.  Market Dynamics

10.1.              Drivers

10.2.              Challenges

11.  Market Trends & Developments

12.  Competitive Landscape

12.1.              Competition Outlook

12.2.              Company Profiles (10 Leading Companies)

12.2.1.    Oil & Natural Gas Corporation

12.2.2.    Chevron Petroleum India Private Limited

12.2.3.    Exxon Mobil India Private Ltd.

12.2.4.    Royal Dutch Shell

12.2.5.    China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec)

12.2.6.    Gujarat State Petronet Limited

12.2.7.    Reliance Industries Limited

12.2.8.    Indian Oil Corporation Limited

12.2.9.    Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited

12.2.10.  Oil India Limited

13.  Strategic Recommendations

14.  About Us & Disclaimer

 (Note: The companies list can be customized based on the client requirements.)

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