Argon - Global Procurement Market Intelligence Report (2018-2022): One of the Procurement Best Practices for Buyers is to Procure from Suppliers That Also Manufacture Processing Equipment - ResearchAndMarkets.com
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 26, 2018--The “Global Argon - Procurement Market Intelligence Report” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.
Industrialization in developing countries is expected to increase the demand for argon from the metal manufacturing and fabrication end-user segments.
One of the procurement best practices for buyers is to procure from suppliers that also manufacture processing equipment.
According to the report, one of the key growth contributors to the global argon market is the rise in the use of argon in the packaging of foods and beverages as it helps retain the freshness of the packaged products.
Further, the report states that one of the key category management strategies for the buyers in the global argon market is to prefer suppliers that provide a high degree of quality assurance as this directly affects the quality of their output.
Coverage & Benefits
The report provides up-to-date information about market shifts and potential risks, as well as in-depth knowledge of products and services, which can help in planning and in executing category management activities. It focuses on the cost-saving aspects of procurement and on providing insights that can lead to the optimization of category spend.
The report provides actionable insights to improve source-to-contract cycle performance in the Global Argon Market. It helps sourcing professionals formulate better category strategies, enhance savings, understand supplier and market challenges, and implement sourcing best practices.
Key SuppliersPraxair Linde Air Products and Chemicals Air Liquide Messer Mitsubishi Iwatani AMCS Buzwair KOATSU
PART 01: Executive Summary
PART 02: Market InsightsGlobal category spend Category spend growth Spend segmentation by region Regional spend dynamics Regional influence on global spend Regional spend opportunity for suppliers
PART 03: Category Pricing InsightsPricing outlook Supplier cost structure Outlook for input costs Total cost of ownership analysis Overview of pricing models Comparison of pricing models Supply chain margins Cost drivers impacting pricing Volume drivers impacting pricing
PART 04: Cost-Saving OpportunitiesSupplier-side levers Buyer-side levers Quantifying cost-saving opportunities Quantifying cost savings by negotiation strategies
PART 05: Best PracticesInnovation and success stories Procurement excellence best practices Procurement best practices Sustainability practices
PART 06: Category EcosystemMarket favorability index for suppliers Competitiveness index for suppliers Buyer power Supplier power Threat of new entrants Threat of substitutes Buyer ecosystem Supplier ecosystem
PART 07: Category Management StrategyCategory management objectives Supplier and buyer KPIs Outsourcing category management activities Risk management
PART 08: Category Management EnablersProcurement organization Category enablers
PART 09: Suppliers SelectionRFx Essentials Supplier selection criteria Service Level Agreement Incumbent supplier evaluation metrics
PART 10: Suppliers Under CoverageOverview Supplier positioning Profile: Praxair Profile: Linde Group Profile: Air Products Profile: Air Liquide Profile: Messer Group Profile: Mitsubishi Chemicals
PART 11: US Market InsightsCategory spend in the US Price outlook Supplier cost structure in the US Margins of suppliers in the US Category cost drivers Category volume drivers Overview of best practices in the US Procurement best practices in the US US supply market overview Supplier positioning for the US Regional category risks
PART 12: Category DefinitionCategory hierarchy Category scope Category map
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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: MANUFACTURING CHEMICALS/PLASTICS
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