Float switches play an important role in the accurate measure, response and function of various applications, across numerous industries. Demand continues to grow as more devices are controlled remotely and as reliability and waste elimination requirements also increase.
According to a new report from Fact.MR, which analyzed the trends and forecasts in the space from 2017-2027, positive growth is predicted for the period. The report also examines the key drivers, restraints as well as industries and regions leading the market.
North America was named key driver in the float switch market as expansion of the chemical industry continues.
Float switches for chemical tanks are used for safe storage, temperature monitoring and level accuracy. These tanks typically include caustic liquids that can destroy a switch made with certain materials. Selection of the proper float switch to withstand the environment is important.
The food and beverage industry is also increasing its use of float switches in North America. The switches are aiding with everything from sanitation to temperature monitoring and level sensing to prevent contamination, spoiling and equipment malfunctions.
In other regions across the globe, float switches are also growing for unique application needs.
In Asia Pacific, accurate level and temperature sensors in the growing shipbuilding industry have made market growth strong, while Africa and The Middle East are finding use in the large oil refineries. This industry utilizes float switches to prevent environmental disasters, comply with industry practices and for drill monitoring.
SMD Fluid Controls was named among top float switch providers in the report. Whatever your application or needs, we can help you find the perfect material with an off-the-shelf model or a custom design solution.