Oil-Filled Transformer Market Size, Share, Opportunities, And Trends By Product Type (Power Transformers, Distribution Transformers), By Phase Type (One-Phase, Three-Phase), By Application Type (Power Transmission & Distribution, Energy Generation), By Installation (Outdoors, Indoors), By End User (Residential, Industrial), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2023 To 2028

  • Published : Feb 2023
  • Report Code : KSI061614414
  • Pages : 140

Transformers are used in electrical circuits to increase or decrease currents and voltages. A series circuit is completed via the oil-filled transformer to a low-voltage terminal on the transformer panel using a bridging contact that can be changed between an open position that is separated from a few stationary contacts and a closed state that also involves stationary contacts. A circuit breaker is located inside the transformer casing of the oil-filled transformer. The cooling oil, transformer core-coil assembly, transformer tank constructed of corrosion-resistant composite material, and transformer tank make up the oil-filled transformer.

In the home and commercial sectors, oil-filled transformers are employed for a variety of uses. Various electronics, lighting devices, and appliances are powered by it. Additionally, it aids in voltage regulation and offers equipment protection. Air conditioners, refrigerators, televisions, microwave ovens, sound systems, and lighting fixtures are a few of the most popular uses.

The increase in smart grids globally has given a boost to the oil-filled transformer market

Global population growth is raising the need for power, which in turn is increasing the need for oil-filled transformers. Market potentialize is fueled by the high-power consumption of several densely populated countries including China, India, and the United States. The European Union (EU) intends to create a pan-European grid and reinforce national electricity networks by December 2022 (source: https://energy.ec.europa.eu/). The deployment of oil-filled transformers is anticipated to rise as a result of smart grid innovations that boost power and decrease the load. Accelerated industrialization and rising domestic energy consumption are the driving forces behind the rise of the world market for oil-filled transformers.

The growing use of smart grid systems, which require these transformers for the distribution process as well as the addition and replacement of renewable power, is a factor driving the market development for oil-filled transformers. Also, according to the Statistical Review of World Energy, 2022 report by BP the renewable power generation at the global level in 2021 has been 3657.2 TWT which has increased from the previous year by 14.9%, thus this ensures that due to the increase in the power generation, the power grid lines will increase at a rapid pace and thus the market for the oil-filled transformer will grow in the rural areas as well where the grids are expanding.

The increase in demand for electricity will boost the global market for oil-filled transformers.

The increase in world population is driving up the electricity demand, which drives up the need for oil-filled transformers. The high-power consumption of some highly populated nations, including as China, India, and the United States, is a major driver of market potential. As a consequence of smart grid advancements that increase power and reduce load, it is projected that the use of oil-filled transformers would increase. The global market for oil-filled transformers is expanding as a result of accelerated industrialization and increased domestic energy demand. Globally, the power demand is continually increasing, which has led to more energy resources being used. More power plants and substantial transmission networks are presently present everywhere.

According to the Statistical Review of World Energy, 2022 report by BP the electricity consumption globally has increased by 6.2% % from 2020 to 2021 that is from 2020 26889.2 TWH has raised to 28466.3 TWH of electricity consumption. Thus, we can predict that due to the increase in the electricity demand worldwide in increasing year-on-year the demand for oil-filled transformers will also grow and thus the oil-filled transformer market.

During the forecast period, Asia-Pacific tends to grow in the oil-filled transformer market

The oil-filled transformer market is anticipated to be the largest in the Asia Pacific during the projected period. Due to the rapid expansion of renewable energy capacity, significant expenditures in the power generating industry in nations like China and India, and the presence of strong electricity producers and suppliers in the area, Asia Pacific had the biggest market share for transformer oil. According to the Statistical Review of World Energy, 2022 report by BP renewable energy consumption globally has increased by 12.6 % from 2011 to 2022 and from 2020 34.80 TWH has raised to 31 TWH of consumption, as the renewable energy rise adaption of oil-filled transformers will also rise and thus the market will grow.

Also due to its high population density, Asia Pacific has a significant demand for power. The most recent United Nations projections place Asia's population at 4,743,946,002 as of Monday, February 6, 2023. The population of Asia is equal to 59.76% of the population of the entire planet this showcases that the demand for consumption is increasing and thus will the oil-filled transformer market will tend to grow in this region. Investments in smart grid and smart city technologies, as well as an increase in power transmission and distribution, as well as the growth of residential and industrial areas, are what are driving the market for oil-filled transformers.

Market Key Developments.

  • In April 2022, Siemens Energy is offering a cutting-edge pole-mounted dry-type transformer for the American market. Siemens Energy introduces CAREPOLETM, a cutting-edge dry-type single-phase transformer for pole applications. The new cast-resin distribution transformer, designed to suit the technological demands of the American grid, provides a reliable and ecologically responsible substitute for oil-filled transformers.
  • In September 2021 in Zhuzhou, China, and Regensburg, Germany, there was a signing ceremony for the wind power oil-immersed transformers collaboration project between SGB-SMIT Group and CRRC ZHUZHOU ELECTRIC JIANGSU CO., LTD.  The two parties will work together in the area of oil-immersed transformer technology.

Oil-Filled Transformer Market Scope:


Report Metric Details
 Growth Rate  CAGR during the forecast period
 Base Year  2021
 Forecast Period  2023 – 2028
 Forecast Unit (Value)  USD Billion
 Segments Covered  Product Type, Phase Type, Application Type, Installation, End-User, And Geography
 Regions Covered  North America, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific
 Companies Covered Daelim Belefic, MBT, ELSCO, ABB Ltd., Eaton Corporation, Siemens AG, Voltamp Transformers Ltd, Schneider Electric, Toshiba, Kirloskar Electric Company
 Customization Scope  Free report customization with purchase



  • By Product type
    • Power Transformers
    • Distribution Transformers
  • By Phase type
    • One-Phase
    • Three-Phase
  • By Application type
    • Power transmission & distribution
    • Energy Generation
  • By Installation
    • Outdoors
    • Indoors
  • By End-user
    • Residential
    • Industrial
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • USA
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • UK
      • France
      • Spain
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Suadi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • Japan
      • South Korea
      • India
      • Australia
      • Others


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. Market Opportunities

4.4. Porter’s Five Force Analysis

4.4.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.4.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.4.3. Threat of New Entrants

4.4.4. Threat of Substitutes

4.4.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry

4.5. Industry Value Chain Analysis


5.1. Introduction

5.2. Power Transformers

5.3. Distribution of Transformers


6.1. Introduction

6.2. One-Phase

6.3. Three-Phase 


7.1. Introduction

7.2. Power transmission & distribution 

7.3. Energy Generation


8.1. Introduction

8.2. Outdoors

8.3. Indoors


9.1. Introduction

9.2. Residential

9.3. Industrial


10.1. Introduction

10.2. North America

10.2.1. USA

10.2.2. Canada

10.2.3. Mexico

10.3. South America

10.3.1.  Brazil

10.3.2. Argentina

10.3.3. Others

10.4. Europe

10.4.1. Germany

10.4.2. UK

10.4.3. France

10.4.4. Spain

10.4.5. Others

10.5. Middle East and Africa

10.5.1. Suadi Arabia

10.5.2. UAE

10.5.3. Others

10.6. Asia Pacific

10.6.1. China

10.6.2. Japan

10.6.3. South Korea

10.6.4. India

10.6.5. Australia

10.6.6. Others


11.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis

11.2. Emerging Players and Market Lucrativeness

11.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations

11.4. Vendor Competitiveness Matrix


12.1. Daelim Belefic  

12.2. MBT 

12.3. ELSCO 

12.4. ABB Ltd. 

12.5. Eaton Corporation  

12.6. Siemens AG  

12.7. Voltamp Transformers Ltd  

12.8. Schneider Electric  

12.9. Toshiba 

12.10. Kirloskar Electric Company 

Daelim Belefic



ABB Ltd.

Eaton Corporation  

Siemens AG  

Voltamp Transformers Ltd  

Schneider Electric  


Kirloskar Electric Company