Mobile Cranes Market: Current Analysis and Forecast (2022-2028)


Emphasis on Type (Truck Crane, All-Terrain Crane, Rough Terrain Crane, Crawler Crane, and Others); Application (Construction, Oil & Gas, Shipbuilding, Power & Utilities and Others); and Region/Country







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Mobile Cranes Market
Mobile Cranes Market

Global Mobile Cranes Market is expected to grow at a significant rate of around 6% during the forecast period. A mobile crane helps to move heavy equipment and material from one place to another within the construction site. The continued urbanization and the initiatives by the government towards new projects and upgrading the existing infrastructure are the factors driving the growth of the market. Mobile cranes need less space and are more powerful which tends to increase their need during construction.  In addition, companies are working to introduce remotely operated cranes for easy control. For instance, in February 2021, Manitex Valla of Italy, a subsidiary of U.S.-based Manitex International, launched the V110 R electric mobile crane, which is battery-operated and remote-controlled.

Action Construction Equipment Ltd, Fassi Gru S.p.A, KATO WORKS CO., LTD, Kobelco Construction Machinery Co. Ltd, Liebherr-International Deutschland GmbH, The Manitowoc Company Inc, Palfinger AG, Sany Group, Tadano Ltd, Terex Corporation are some of the key players in the market. Several M&As along with partnerships have been undertaken by these players to facilitate customers with hi-tech and innovative products/technologies.

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“Amongst type, crawler crane category to witness robust CAGR during the forecast period”

Based on type, the market is segmented into a truck crane, all-terrain crane, rough terrain crane, crawler crane, and others. The crawler cranes category is to witness a higher CAGR during the forecast period. Crawler crane are highly complex and offer easy accessibility during small construction sites, majorly in urban areas. Moreover, they are used for carrying heavy-lift Mendes which is also driving segmental growth. The key players are launching advanced cranes to maintain a strategic edge in the market. For instance, in 2022, Liebherr announced the launch of LR 12500-1.0 crawler crane in Germany.

“Amongst application, the construction to hold a significant share in the market in 2020”

Based on application, the mobile cranes market has been classified into construction, oil & gas, shipbuilding, power & utilities and others. The construction category is expected to hold a significant share of the market during the forecast period. The rising importance of safe, cost-effective, and speedy material handling activities in construction, the rising urbanization rate and the growing population in construction are driving the growth of the market.

“APAC to hold significant share in the market”

For a better understanding of the market adoption of the Mobile Cranes industry, the market is analyzed based on its worldwide presence in the countries such as North America (U.S., Canada, Rest of North America), Europe (Germany, U.K., France, Spain, Italy, Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, India, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Rest of World. APAC is anticipated to hold a significant share in the market. The rising adoption of advanced technology-based machinery integrated with high-end applications is promoting the overall market potential. The increasing investment of the government to increase advancement in the infrastructure. The rising purchasing power of people, rapid urbanization, growing population, and government efforts to provide affordable housing are projected to enhance the requirement for mobile cranes.

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  • Detailed examination of drivers, restraints, key trends, and opportunities prevailing in the industry.
  • The study comprehensively covers the market across different segments.
  • Deep dive regional level analysis of the industry.

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1.1.Market Definitions
1.2.Main Objective
2.1.Research Process of the Mobile Cranes Market
2.2.Research Methodology of the Mobile Cranes Market
2.3.Respondent Profile  
7.1.Truck Crane 
7.2.All Terrain Crane 
7.3.Rough Terrain Crane
7.4.Crawler Crane
8.2.Oil & Gas 
8.3.Ship Building 
8.4.Power & Utilities 
 9.1.North America    
  9.1.3.Rest of North America
  9.2.6.Rest of Europe 
  9.3.4.Rest of Asia-Pacific 
 9.4.Rest of World   
10.1.Market Drivers 
10.2.Market Challenges 
10.3.Impact Analysis 
13.1.Demand Side Analysis
13.2.Supply Side Analysis
15.1.Competitive Landscape 
 15.1.1.Porters Fiver Forces Analysis
16.1.Action Construction Equipment Ltd.
16.2.Fassi Gru S.p.A.  
16.4.Kobelco Construction Machinery Co. Ltd
16.5.Liebherr-International Deutschland GmbH
16.6.The Manitowoc Company, Inc 
16.7.Palfinger AG  
16.8.Sany Group  
16.9.Tadano Ltd  
16.10.Terex Corporation  

Research Methodology

Research Methodology for the Mobile Cranes Market Analysis (2022-2028)

Analyzing the historical market, estimating the current market, and forecasting the future market of the global mobile cranes market were the three major steps undertaken to create and analyze the adoption of mobile cranes in major regions globally. Exhaustive secondary research was conducted to collect the historical market numbers and estimate the current market size. Secondly, to validate these insights, numerous findings and assumptions were taken into consideration. Moreover, exhaustive primary interviews were also conducted, with industry experts across the value chain of the global mobile cranes market. Post assumption and validation of market numbers through primary interviews, we employed a top-down/bottom-up approach to forecasting the complete market size. Thereafter, market breakdown and data triangulation methods were adopted to estimate and analyze the market size of segments and sub-segments of the industry pertains to. Detailed methodology is explained below:

Analysis of Historical Market Size

Step 1: In-Depth Study of Secondary Sources:

Detail secondary study was conducted to obtain the historical market size of the mobile cranes market through company internal sources such as annual reports & financial statements, performance presentations, press releases, etc., and external sources including journals, news & articles, government publications, competitor publications, sector reports, third-party database, and other credible publications.

Step 2: Market Segmentation:

After obtaining the historical market size of the mobile cranes market, we conducted a detailed secondary analysis to gather historical market insights and share for different segments & sub-segments for major regions. Major segments are included in the report as type and application. Further country-level analyses were conducted to evaluate the overall adoption of testing models in that region.

Step 3: Factor Analysis:

After acquiring the historical market size of different segments and sub-segments, we conducted a detailed factor analysis to estimate the current market size of the mobile cranes market. Further, we conducted factor analysis using dependent and independent variables such as various type and application of mobile cranes. A thorough analysis was conducted for demand and supply-side scenarios considering top partnerships, mergers and acquisitions, business expansion, and product launches in the mobile cranes market sector across the globe.

Current Market Size Estimate & Forecast

Current Market Sizing: Based on actionable insights from the above 3 steps, we arrived at the current market size, key players in the global mobile cranes market, and market shares of the segments. All the required percentage shares split, and market breakdowns were determined using the above-mentioned secondary approach and were verified through primary interviews.

Estimation & Forecasting: For market estimation and forecast, weights were assigned to different factors including drivers & trends, restraints, and opportunities available for the stakeholders. After analyzing these factors, relevant forecasting techniques i.e., the top-down/bottom-up approach were applied to arrive at the market forecast for 2028 for different segments and sub-segments across the major markets globally. The research methodology adopted to estimate the market size encompasses:

  • The industry’s market size, in terms of revenue (USD) and the adoption rate of the mobile cranes market across the major markets domestically
  • All percentage shares, splits, and breakdowns of market segments and sub-segments
  • Key players in the global mobile cranes market in terms of products offered. Also, the growth strategies adopted by these players to compete in the fast-growing market

Market Size and Share Validation

Primary Research: In-depth interviews were conducted with the Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) including Top Level Executives (CXO/VPs, Sales Head, Marketing Head, Operational Head, Regional Head, Country Head, etc.) across major regions. Primary research findings were then summarized, and statistical analysis was performed to prove the stated hypothesis. Inputs from primary research were consolidated with secondary findings, hence turning information into actionable insights.

Split of Primary Participants in Different Regions

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Mobile Cranes Market

Market Engineering

The data triangulation technique was employed to complete the overall market estimation and to arrive at precise statistical numbers for each segment and sub-segment of the global mobile cranes market. Data was split into several segments & sub-segments post studying various parameters and trends in the areas of type and application in the global mobile cranes market.

The main objective of the Global Mobile Cranes Market Study

The current & future market trends of the global mobile cranes market were pinpointed in the study. Investors can gain strategic insights to base their discretion for investments on the qualitative and quantitative analysis performed in the study. Current and future market trends determined the overall attractiveness of the market at a regional level, providing a platform for the industrial participant to exploit the untapped market to benefit from a first-mover advantage. Other quantitative goals of the studies include:

  • Analyze the current and forecast market size of the mobile cranes market in terms of value (USD). Also, analyze the current and forecast market size of different segments and sub-segments
  • Segments in the study include areas of type and application.
  • Define and analysis of the regulatory framework for the mobile cranes
  • Analyze the value chain involved with the presence of various intermediaries, along with analyzing customer and competitor behaviors of the industry.
  • Analyze the current and forecast market size of the mobile cranes market for the major region.
  • Major countries of regions studied in the report include Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, and the Rest of the World.
  • Company profiles of the mobile cranes market and the growth strategies adopted by the market players to sustain in the fast-growing market
  • Deep dive regional level analysis of the industry

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