Global Electric Submersible Cables Market Size, Share, Opportunities, And Trends By Insulation Type (Polypropylene, Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer), By Cable Type (Flat, Round, Motor Lead Extension), By Application (Oil And Gas, Agriculture, Mining, Construction), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2023 To 2028

  • Published : Nov 2023
  • Report Code : KSI061615618
  • Pages : 150

The global electric submersible cables market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.38% during the forecast period.

Electric submersible cables that supply electricity to submersible pumps for artificially raising oil and gas reserves, offshore drilling rigs, mine dewatering, irrigation in gardens and farms, industries, water fountains, water for drinking supply, wastewater treatment facilities, seawater filtration plants, swimming pools, and aquariums. The demand for electrical submersible pumps and cables is inversely correlated with the global market for electric submersible cables. The market for electric submersible pumps used for agriculture has grown due to the increasing use of advanced technology in agriculture and the depletion of water resources, which has also impacted the expansion of the global electric submersible cable market size.


  • Increasing infrastructural development and renewable energy resources to fuel market expansion.

Electric submersible cables are in high demand because of the rising need for oil and gas, particularly from offshore sources, which calls for dependable power transmission solutions. Further, due to the growing adoption of offshore turbine farms and other renewable energy projects, submersible cables are required for effective power transmission. Additionally, electric submersible cables are needed for infrastructure projects like desalination plants, treatment plants for wastewater, and underwater mining operations, increasing the global electric submersible cables market.

  • High demand for electric submersible cables by emerging markets to boost market growth.

Electric submersible cables can rise significantly in developing regions like Asia-Pacific and Latin America thanks to expanding industrial activity, improved infrastructure, and offshore exploration operations. The market for electric submersible cables has chances to meet the needs of these projects' power transmission needs because of the increasing attention being paid to clean sources of energy, particularly offshore wind farms. For instance, Singapore's tremendous infrastructure potential and a focus on growing offshore production. Although MEA is likely the industry leader in hydrocarbon production, they have recently shifted their attention to offshore production to accommodate the rising demand for hydrocarbons.

  • Expansion of subsea communication network

The demand for electric submersible cables is being fueled by the growth of subsea communication networks, which is being driven by the requirement for underwater data transfer. These cables provide for dependable and quick data transfer for applications such as internet connectivity, telecommunication, and other subsea communication. The demand for electric submersible cables is rising as a result of technological developments in subsea machinery and systems, including subsea processing and electrical distribution. Strict performance standards in terms of dependability, efficiency, and longevity must be met by these cables, which increases the global electric submersible cables market size.

  • Rising use in the oil & gas industry

Due to the considerable usage of electric submersible cables in offshore oil and gas exploration, manufacturing, and extraction activities, the oil and gas sector has been a big consumer of these cables. In subsea installations, such as subsea wellheads, subsea production systems, and subsea processing systems, submersible cables are used. With these cables, dependable power transmission in submerged situations is ensured despite challenging environmental factors such as high pressure, rust, and mechanical stress. Electric submersible cables are used in the agriculture industry for aquaculture operations, submersible pumps, and irrigation systems which are increasing the global electric submersible cables market share in the oil and gas sector.

  • Shale gas extraction uses a few electrical submersible pumps.

The gas lift technique is commonly employed for artificial lift devices for shale gas with the advent of the shale gas boom, mainly in the United States. Following the United States lead, nations all over the world are currently assessing whether it is feasible to produce shale gas resources. The shale gas business in the US and the predominance of beam pump and gas lift systems as artificial lift technologies. Further, it is anticipated that the electrical submersible cables market will suffer in the years to come due to the low employment of electrical submersible pumps in the extraction of shale gas.

North America is projected to be a significant electric submersible cable marketplace.

The North American region is anticipated to lead the global electric submersible cables market during the projected period. There has been an increase in offshore activity, with a focus on raising offshore output. North American offshore oil and gas production is heavily reliant on the USA and Canada. Many ESPs are used to pump oil from deep wells to the surface. In anticipation of the growth of the ESP cable industry, electric submersible pumps are frequently employed in agriculture, residential, maritime, and harsh weather conditions for dewatering purposes. To fulfill the rising energy demand, which is driving the ESP cable market, European nations are anticipated to enhance their offshore output.


  • The installation of the TransCoil™ rigless-deployed electrical submersible pumping (ESP) system, which is intended to assist operators in bringing wells online more quickly and reduce the costs associated with installing and upgrading ESPs. Operators can minimize postponed production and reduce their overall lifting costs to increase the economic life of their assets because they can do away with the need for a rig in fields where rig availability is a constraint or where high intervention costs can restrict artificial lift alternatives. The ESP is inverted in the TransCoil™ rigless-deployed ESP system, with the motor on top directly coupled to the power cords.
  • Cable Multiflex CT600 is multiconductor cable consisting of two, three, four, or even five copper flexible conductors with a maximum DC resistance of conductor at 20 degrees Celsius. The light duty cable is suitable for low voltage electrical power distribution installed in sumps, ducts and gutters, and also for installations for cables trays in dry, moisture, as well as wet environments and outdoors.

Global Electric Submersible Cables Market Scope:


Report Metric Details
Growth Rate CAGR of 4.38% from 2021 to 2028
Base Year 2021
Forecast Period 2023 – 2028
Forecast Unit (Value) USD Billion
Segments Covered Insulation Type, Cable Type, Application, and Geography
Regions Covered North America, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific
Companies Covered Baker Hughes, Inc., Borets Company LLC, Havells India Ltd., Jainson Cables India Pvt. Ltd, Nexans SA, Prysmian Group, Schlumberger Ltd., Siemens AG, Southwire Company LLC, Superstar Cable Industries, V-Guard Industries Ltd
Customization Scope Free report customization with purchase



  • By Insulation Type
    • Polypropylene
    • Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer
  • By Cable Type
    • Flat
    • Round
    • Motor Lead Extension
  • By Application
    • Oil and Gas
    • Agriculture
    • Mining
    • Construction
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • United States
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • United Kingdom
      • Germany
      • France
      • Spain
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Israel
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • Japan
      • India
      • South Korea
      • Indonesia
      • Thailand
      • Others

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The electric submersible cables market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.38% during the forecast period.
The electric submersible cables market has been segmented by insulation type, cable type, application, and geography.
Prominent key market players in the electric submersible cables market include Baker Hughes, Inc., Borets Company LLC, Havells India Ltd., Jainson Cables India Pvt. ltd, and Nexans SA, among others.
Electric submersible cables are in high demand because of the rising need for oil and gas, particularly from offshore sources, which calls for dependable power transmission solutions.
North America is projected to have the largest share of the electric submersible cables market.


1.1. Market Overview

1.2. Market Definition

1.3. Scope of the Study

1.4. Market Segmentation

1.5. Currency

1.6. Assumptions

1.7. Base, and Forecast Years Timeline


2.1. Research Data

2.2. Assumptions


3.1. Research Highlights


4.1. Market Drivers

4.2. Market Restraints

4.3. Porter’s Five Force Analysis

4.3.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.3.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.3.3. Threat of New Entrants

4.3.4. Threat of Substitutes

4.3.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry

4.4. Industry Value Chain Analysis


5.1. Introduction

5.2. Polypropylene

5.3. Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer


6.1. Introduction

6.2. Flat 

6.3. Round

6.4. Motor Lead Extension


7.1. Introduction

7.2. Oil and Gas

7.3. Agriculture

7.4. Mining

7.5. Construction


8.1. Introduction 

8.2. North America

8.2.1. USA

8.2.2. Canada

8.2.3. Mexico

8.3. South America

8.3.1. Brazil

8.3.2. Argentina

8.3.3. Others

8.4. Europe

8.4.1. Germany

8.4.2. France

8.4.3. United Kingdom

8.4.4. Spain

8.4.5. Others

8.5. Middle East And Africa

8.5.1. Saudi Arabia

8.5.2. UAE

8.5.3. Israel

8.5.4. Others

8.6. Asia Pacific

8.6.1. China

8.6.2. Japan

8.6.3. India

8.6.4. South Korea

8.6.5. Indonesia

8.6.6. Taiwan

8.6.7. Others


9.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis

9.2. Emerging Players and Market Lucrativeness

9.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations

9.4. Vendor Competitiveness Matrix


10.1. Baker Hughes, Inc.

10.2. Havells India Ltd.

10.3. Jainson Cables India Pvt. ltd

10.4. Nexans SA

10.5. Prysmian Group

10.6. Schlumberger Ltd.

10.7. Siemens AG

10.8. Southwire Company LLC

10.9. Superstar Cable Industries

10.10. V-Guard Industries Ltd.

Baker Hughes, Inc.

Havells India Ltd.

Jainson Cables India Pvt. ltd

Nexans SA

Prysmian Group

Schlumberger Ltd.

Siemens AG

Southwire Company LLC

Superstar Cable Industries

V-Guard Industries Ltd