Global Compactors Market Research Report - Forecast to 2030

Compactors Market Information Report by Type (Landfill Compactors, Trash Compactors, Vibratory Plate Compactors and others), By End User (Residential, Commercial, Industrial and others) and By Region - Global Forecast to 2030

ID: MRFR/CO/2024-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 111 pages

Compactors Market Overview


According to the latest research report, By 2022, the compactors market size is anticipated to increase at a CAGR of 3%.


A compactor is a machine that compacts the layers of various materials and decreases the thickness of each layer by decreasing air spaces. The rapid increase of infrastructure and building activities throughout the world are the primary reasons driving the compactors market's expansion. The implementation of strict regulatory rules is also fueling demand in this industry. On the other hand, high compaction manufacturing costs may stymie the worldwide compactors market's outlook expansion.


Landfill compactors are now being well welcomed for the proper spreading and dispersion of waste material and distribution of waste material, making it practical for more modest zones and avoiding excessive land wasting. Furthermore, garbage compaction aids in the prevention of unwanted rodents and bacteria, as well as the reduction of the strong odor caused by the deterioration of natural waste. A fraction of the trash can be reused, while the rest can be disposed of in landfills. Compactors play an important role in the agricultural industry by collecting a feed from farms. Compactors for agricultural purposes are also known as balers, and they aid in the collection and compacting of hay as well as the bundling of it for easy transportation and capacity.


This report contains all the information on the global compactors market value and its strengths. The report also contains the culmination of dynamics, segmentation, key players, regional analysis, and other important factors. And a detailed analysis of the global compactors market forecast for 2027 is also included in the report.


Covid 19 Analysis


The COVID-19 epidemic has disrupted supply chains, restricting the worldwide compactors market's development. These variables have had a significant influence on the global economy and the construction industry's income creation. Compactor sales are critical in producing money for the construction and infrastructure industries because to their widespread use in the construction of commercial and residential structures. Reduced demand for compactors throughout the world as a result of the current crisis is likely to have an impact on earthmoving equipment market share over the forecast timeframe.


Competitive landscape


The world's leading compactor manufacturers are substantially investing in new technology, innovative product development, and online product promotion. Furthermore, firms are focusing on strategic acquisitions and alliances to effectively expand plant operations in unexplored markets. Companies actively follow global trends in the biogas sector in order to build a presence in the new compactor industry.


Major Key Players



  •         Terra Compactor Wheel Corporation (U.S.)

  •         Caterpillar Inc., (U.S.)

  •         BOMAG GmbH (Germany)

  •         Marcel Equipment Limited (Canada)

  •         HJ Industries (U.S)

  •         Humdinger Equipment Ltd. (U.S)

  •         G.G. Compactors Limited. (the U.K.)

  •         Hamm AG (Germany)

  •         Sakai America, (U.S.)

  •         MBW Incorporated (U.S)


Market Dynamic



  •         Drivers


The worldwide compactors market is being driven by high demand in end-use industries and the availability of a varied product range. Compactors are employed in a variety of sectors such as pharmaceuticals, automobiles, chemicals, and paints. Furthermore, compactors are favored in trash management by hotels, restaurants, and municipalities.


Compactors are used by municipalities to compress landfill trash at a cheap cost. Furthermore, the technology enables waste processing companies to recycle at a higher rate. The growing relevance of food waste management in industrial waste management is expected to drive demand for compactor market growth over the forecast period.



  •         Opportunities


The key opportunity in the worldwide market is the rising demand for portable compactors in residential trash management. Rising environmental consciousness among the millennial generation is influencing the home composting movement and, as a result, fuelling demand for waste compactors. In addition, small-scale biogas production units are increasingly being built in residential flats in order to recycle kitchen trash.


The hotel industry's increased emphasis on trash management and recycling is expected to drive demand for compactors over the projected period. Hospitals, restaurants, hotels, and airports are important commercial end-users. Commercial trash compactors are generally intended for the disposal of ordinary black bag garbage, wet food waste, broken pallets, plastic wrapping, cardboards, disposable plates and cups, and plastic water bottles.



  •         Restraints


Compactors have a few limitations that might impact demand for the item. Unsanitary conditions might result from poor management of reuse destinations. Toxin traces in abandoned dumpsters may saturate subterranean water sources or poison the air. Methane gas created during reuse, if allowed to escape, can contribute to global warming and ozone depletion. These factors are anticipated to limit the growth of the compactors market during the forecast period.



  •         Challenges


The high cost of producing compactors may be considered a major challenge for the key players of the market and ultimately creates hurdles in the expansion of the global compactor market.


Cumulative Growth Analysis


Large volumes of industrial hazardous waste and biological waste have been introduced to the waste stream as a result of industrial diversification and the growth of health care facilities, with potentially serious environmental and human health consequences. Some waste items can be recycled, while others must be disposed of in landfills. Compactors play an important part in the collecting of hay from fields in the agricultural industry. Compactors for agricultural use are also known as balers, and they aid in the gathering and compression of hay and bundles for simple transport and storage.


There are several advantages to utilizing a compactor, which will aid in the growth of the compactor industry. Compactors reduce the size of waste material, reducing its volume and making it easier to transport and store. Compactors help to save space by allowing more trash to be deposited without taking up more room. The reduction in volume benefits the environment by preventing the discharge of hazardous gases and chemicals. Proper garbage disposal helps to reduce environmental pollution and protects land and water from pollutants.


Value Chain Analysis


According to the reports, The worldwide compactors market has been divided into two segments: type and end-user. The worldwide compactors market has been divided into four types: landfill compactors, garbage compactors, vibratory compactors, and others. The worldwide compactors market has been divided by end-user into residential, commercial, industrial, and others.


Segmentation Overview


The market is segmented on the basis of type, end-user, and region. The global compactors market trends are expected to witness decent growth during the forecast period.


By Application


Based on the application, the market is segmented into landfill compactors, garbage compactors, vibratory compactors, and others.


By end-users


Based on the propulsion types, the market is segmented into residential, commercial, industrial, and others.


Regional Analysis


According to ot the reports, The worldwide compactors market is divided into four regions: South America (SA), North America (NA), Europe (EU), the Middle East and Africa (MEA), and Asia Pacific (APAC). The country-level segmentation of the North American market contains forecasts and analyses for the United States, Canada, and the Rest of North America. The compactors market in the United Kingdom, Germany, France, and the rest of Europe is covered in the country-level analysis and forecast of the European market. The Asia Pacific market research and forecast include key nations in the area such as India, China, Japan, and the Rest of Asia Pacific. GCC nations, South Africa, and the rest of the Middle East & Africa are included in the Middle East & Africa country-level analysis and forecast for the compactors market share. The compactors market in South America is divided into two segments: Brazil and the rest of South America.


Strong demand for compactors in the Asia Pacific market is expected to be driven by strong demand in the industrial sector and ongoing awareness about residential trash management. In addition, a well-developed hotel sector in Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, and India is projected to boost market penetration in the future years. Governments in rapidly industrializing nations such as India, China, and Japan are stepping up attempts to control industrial waste management. As a result, compactor manufacturers would have attractive possibilities over the projection period.


Report Overview


The following report comprises of –



  •         Market overview 

  •         Covid 19 Analysis

  •         Market Dynamic

  •         Drivers

  •         Opportunities

  •         Restraints 

  •         Challenges

  •         Cumulative Growth Analysis

  •         Value Chain Analysis

  •         Segmentation Overview 

  •         By Application 

  •         By End-Users

  •         Regional Analysis

  •         Competitive landscape


Recent Developments



  •         India, China, and Japan are among the nations that have a fast industrialization rate and are extending their attempts to control industrial waste management practices. During the forecast period, compactor manufacturers will be able to take advantage of these possibilities.


Global Compactors Market, by Type



  • Stationery

  •         Portable


Global Compactors Market, by Application



  •         Industrial

  •         Municipal

  •         Residential

  •         Commercial (Hotels, etc.)


Global Compactors Market, by Distribution Channel



  •         Direct Sale

  •         Indirect Sale  


Global Compactors Market, by Region



  •         North America


o    the U.S.


o    Canada


o    Rest of North America



  •         Europe


o    Germany


o    France


o    the U.K.


o    Rest of Europe



  •         Asia Pacific


o    China


o    Japan


o    India


o    Rest of Asia Pacific



  •         Middle East & Africa


o    GCC


o    South Africa


o    Rest of Middle East & Africa



  •         South America


o    Brazil


o    Rest of South America



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   2030: Significant Value
  CAGR   3% CAGR (2022 to 2030)
  Base Year   2021
  Forecast Period   2022 to 2030
  Historical Data   2019 & 2020
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   Type and End User
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Terra Compactor Wheel Corporation, Caterpillar, and HJ Industries
  Key Market Opportunities   Rapid growth in infrastructure and construction activities
  Key Market Drivers   The growing infrastructure development in emerging regions


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


A compactor is a machine that compacts the layers of various materials and reduces the thickness of the respective layer by reducing the air voids.

Global compactors market is expected to exhibit a strong 3% CAGR over the forecast period till 2022.

The growing infrastructure development in emerging regions is likely to be a major driver for the compactors market.

North America dominates the global compactors market.

Leading players in the global compactors market include Terra Compactor Wheel Corporation, Caterpillar, and HJ Industries, among others.