Marine Diesel Engine Market Research Report- Global Forecast till 2027

Marine Diesel Engine Market: By Type (Auxiliary and Propulsion), By Speed (Low-Speed, Medium-Speed and High-Speed), By Stroke (2-Stroke and 4-Stroke), By Application (Cargo Ship, Cruise Ship and Others), and Region - Forecast Till 2027

ID: MRFR/E&P/6193-CR | October 2020 | Region: Global | 139 pages

Marine Diesel Engine Market Overview


Marine Diesel Engine Market is projected to be worth USD 16.25 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 3.24% during the forecast period (2021 - 2027), The market was valued at USD 6.10 billion in 2020.


There has been an increased focus on managing energy-efficient Marine Diesel Engine that will extend to rapidly influence the Marine Diesel Engine market. Marine diesel engines convert a lot of thermal energy the fuel into mechanical energy in ships; this is really helpful. Modern marine diesel engine capacity can easily fluctuate between 40 and 416 kW (54 to 558 hp) and are commonly used in major cargo ships, most of the cruise ships and ferries, national military and government boats, industrial and small-scale fishing sector, modern auxiliary ships, landing craft, modern patrol boats, and several search-and-rescue vessels of current times. These Marine Diesel Engines have mostly become a basic necessity in modern ships nowadays. There are several factors that are supporting the spread of the market.


There has been a constantly increasing demand for modern renewal and generation of clean energy which expands the major demand for renewable Marine Diesel Engine, there are plenty of advantages over traditional ones, and rising demand, also because of lack of proper infrastructure are few of the primary drivers for the marine diesel engine Market Trends. The large part of Europe is estimated to be the quickest growing area.


COVID 19 Impacts and effects


The COVID 19 has affected 215 countries and the Marine Diesel Engine Market as well. To combat the negative effects, countries lead lockdowns that have adversely affected the Marine Diesel Engine Market. The pandemic leads to several challenges to the sector; it is affected all over the world. Plenty of factors like the risk of uninterrupted production, supply chain, distribution, lack of workforce employees, and much-decreased development activities have primarily affected the ongoing demand and supply. People are not as active as earlier. Major strategic developments are taking place. MNC are investing more in the marine diesel engine Market Growth of the increasing demand from consumers across the globe.   


Competitive Landscape


The market players for the marine diesel engine industry are:


Cox Marine, STX Engine, Deere & Company, Cummins Inc., AGCO Power Inc., Yanmar Co Ltd., Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Greaves Cotton Limited, Caterpillar, China Shipbuilding Industry Group Diesel Engine Co., Ltd., Japan Engine Corporation, Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. and Kirlosker Oil Engines Ltd. are some of the leading companies mentioned in MRFR’s report.


Market Dynamics



  • Drivers 


The modern-day Marine engines are easy-to-use machines that are widely utilized to provide daily power needs to marine vessels like large commercial vessels, plenty of offshore support vessels, and other vessels. These types of engines consist of plenty of components such as a modern crankshaft, liner, various pistons, bedplate, and a number of heads. These tiny but major components are usually constructed with various corrosion-inhibiting materials, and their advanced seals & bearings are very much specifically designed for the various sea operating environments. The primary development of latest technologies and various manufacturing processes in the modern marine engine market has addressed the various local environmental regulations that eventually take the pertaining emission of various harmful gases. Several Characteristics like advanced fuel efficiency, very low easy maintenance, very high performance, excessive durability, quiet operation, and extremely low harmful emissions make the marine engines very ideal and suitable for marine applications.


Due to the rapid and excessive growth in various shipbuilding activities, throughout the globe, in modern times is one of the extremely crucial factors which is driving the actual demand in the marine engine market. There has been increasing demand for various luxury vessels such as modern-day cruise and yachts; as a result of superfast increasing daily disposable income amongst the various individuals has been a primary sponsor to the rising demand in the marine diesel engine market. The worldwide rise in excessive demand for various commercial vessels such as different bulk carriers and several gas carriers has undoubtedly contributed to the higher growth of the marine diesel engine market.


There are four major regions across the globe that are majorly involved in the global Marine Diesel Engine Market – North America, Europe, Asia Pacific region, and Rest-of-the-World (RoW), depending upon the country-level market sizing. The marine diesel engine market analysis is very comprehensive; you have to understand each and every player in the market. There is no debate that in spite of the occurrences of COVID 19, the latest trends and future opportunities of the marine diesel engine market value will see tremendous spreading opportunities.



  • Opportunities 


The increasing dependence on the marine diesel engine market revenue supports several industries around the globe that have doubled. The marine diesel engine industry has come up with quite compelling easy solutions. There are lots of emerging markets related to marine diesel engines all across the world, like India, China, and Brazil, that are projected to grow fast over the estimated years. 



  • Restraints


The outbreak of COVID-19 has hard severely knocked out the growing pace of marine diesel engines because of mandatory closures of consumer markets and factories across the globe, the profit share of the companies has been shrinking. COVID19 has disrupted the entire supply chain. Prolonged lockdown had a negative influence and affected the morale of the big companies. 



  • Challenges


The marine diesel engine is projected to touch the earnings of an all-time high in 2023, according to an in-depth detailed report by latest Market Research Future (MRFR). Around a CAGR of 3.83% is projected during the assessment period (2023) because of the impressive demand. Lots of factors are boosting the concept. The companies are planning and executing current business operations through innovative techniques. Many factors affect the growth of the marine diesel engine, such as market size, trends in global technology, capital investment, etc.



  • Cumulative Growth Analysis


In case of the marine diesel engine Market Outlook, the report claims to have a 3.83% of CAGR by 2023 and a revenue of USD 6,300 Million by the year 2023. The demand and craze for it is rising, which has increased market growth. It is also estimated to increase at the most elevated speed over the given figure time frame, which is spreading or expanding across different industry verticals. Additionally, government support and customer interest are helping the market to expand. The development is primarily credited to little and medium undertakings or companies where fewer effort arrangements are significantly required.


Technology Analysis


By Division by Structure


The worldwide marine diesel engine market is projected to witness great substantial growth during the estimated time period because of factors, for example, increasing demand for industrialization, huge investment in water infrastructure, development in various and large scale industries such as water & wastewater treatment industries, persistent demand for various operational safety in the definite energy sector, along with the huge rapid expansion of the huge power sector, is also acting as another primary growth-inducing factor.


On the basis of Geographic Segmentation:



  • North America

  • Europe

  • APAC

  • South America

  • MEA


Division by Service



  • By Type - Auxiliary and Propulsion.

  • By Speed - Low-Speed, Medium-Speed, and High-Speed

  • By Stroke - 2-Stroke and 4-Stroke

  • By Application - modern Cargo Ship, latest Cruise Ship, and Others.


Division by Application


The primary stakeholders in the marine diesel engine market are research organizations, Traders, Importers, and Exporters, Suppliers, Industry end users. The concept is gaining momentum. The enterprises are focusing more intensely on improving product innovation techniques.


Division by Region


The regional analysis of several marine diesel engine market is being divided and studied, such as Asia Pacific, North America, European nations, and rest of the world countries. As per Geographical, North America is projected to be the biggest market in terms of profit contribution due to increased adoption of several cloud-based services by way of production systems and by several distribution channels. In addition to this, the countries of Asia Pacific are projected to grow rapidly in marine diesel engine market due to increasing investment. Also, there has been a rise in demand in major developing countries. For example, India and China are projected to lead growth in several marine diesel engine market markets in different Asia-Pacific regions.


Regional Analysis


There is no doubt; North America is leading the marine diesel engine market due to the presence of the grand global players in this particular region as well as increased technological advancement.


Recent Developments



  • Market has been primarily divided into several segments, and each segment has profitable trends.

  • The segment is growing day by day; there is a new trend that is responsible for the growth

  • North America and Europe have more market share, but Asia Pacific is growing at a very fast pace.


Report Overview



  • Market overview highlights

  • Analysis based upon COVID 19

  • Explanation upon the Market Dynamics

  • Value chain analysis

  • Market segmentation overview

  • The regional analysis

  • Competitive landscape analysis

  • Recent Developments



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   2027: USD 16.25 billion
  CAGR   3.24% CAGR (2020-2027)
  Base Year   2019
  Forecast Period   2020-2027
  Historical Data   2018
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered    Type ,Speed ,Stroke, Application
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Cox Marine, STX Engine, Deere & Company, Cummins Inc., AGCO Power Inc., Yanmar Co Ltd., Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Greaves Cotton Limited, Caterpillar, China Shipbuilding Industry Group Diesel Engine Co., Ltd., Japan Engine Corporation, Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. and Kirlosker Oil Engines Ltd
  Key Market Opportunities   Increasing dependence on the marine diesel engine market revenue
  Key Market Drivers

  • Increasing demand for modern renewal and generation of clean energy
  • Rising demand
  • Lack of proper infrastructure


  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


    Cox Marine, STX Engine, Deere & Company, Cummins, AGCO Power, Yanmar Co Ltd., Honda Motor Co., Greaves Cotton, Caterpillar, Japan Engine Corporation, Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., and Kirlosker Oil Engines Ltd. are the top players in the market.

    Market Research Future (MRFR) says that the global marine diesel engine market is projected to be worth USD 10.57 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 4.15% during the forecast period (2021 - 2027)

    Marine Diesel Engine Market has been segmented By Type (Auxiliary and Propulsion), By Speed (Low, Medium and High-Speed), By Stroke, By Application (Cargo Ship, Cruise Ship), and Region.

    Geographically, the marine diesel engine market spans across Europe, Asia Pacific, North America, the Middle East & Africa, and Latin America.

    Considering the global scenario, the Asia Pacific is considered to be the most attractive region for marine diesel engine market. APAC represented more than one-third share of the market in 2019 and is set to grow at a healthy pace in the forthcoming years.