Spent Nuclear Fuel Dry Storage Casks, Update 2016

The US, Canada and Russia had the largest Dry Storage Markets in 2015

The US and Canada were market leaders for dry storage casks in 2015, with 167 and 216 casks supplied, respectively. The US and Canada had a 62% share of the total number of casks supplied globally. Russia was third with 52 casks, accounting for around 8.4% of casks supplied globally, while other countries held a 19.6% combined share. Germany and Japan held 6% and 3.9% of the market share, respectively. Some of other key countries, such as Spain, China, South Korea and Belgium, held a market share of 2-5%.


The American region generated the largest amount of demand for dry casks for spent nuclear fuel between 2010 and 2015. Demand is expected to further increase during the forecast period 2016 to 2020, as more reactors are expected to come online. The second-largest amount of demand for dry casks was registered in Europe, and the market in this region is expected to register substantial growth during the forecast period.Asia-Pacific has observed significant growth in its nuclear power-generating capacity since 2010 and has scope for the dry storage cask market in the forecast period.

GlobalData’s latest report “Spent Nuclear Fuel Dry Storage Casks, Update 2016 – Global Market Size, Market Volume, Market Share and Key Country Analysis to 2020” provides detailed information on the use of dry casks for the storage of SNF, and provides an in-depth analysis of the global and regional markets, as well as the individual markets of 12 major countries. The report analyzes the annual market size, volume of dry storage cask additions, and market share of the key manufacturers that supply dry storage casks.

The report includes: 

  • An in-depth analysis of the SNF dry storage cask market of the global and regional markets including 12 major countries such as the US, Canada, Germany, Russia, Spain, the UK, Belgium, Ukraine, China, India, Japan, and South Korea.
  • Covering market size for the period from 2010 to 2020 of SNF dry storage casks market.
  • Market share of players/leading players for SNF dry storage casks market in 2015.
  • It discusses the key drivers and restraints impacting the SNF dry storage casks market at global and country level.

Price: $3,995 (Single User License)
Published: Jun -16
Publisher: GlobalData
Report Format: electronic PDF


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