DEF forum at Integer Emission Summit discusses state of the U.S. DEF market

Niels Tholen - 26 November 2014

At the recent Integer Emission Summit held in Chicago, IL, Tim Cheyne, Director of Emissions at Integer discussed the current state of the market and predicted DEF consumption growth to be fuelled mainly by Class 8 trucks. Natural gas trucks are set to compete with diesel-SCR trucks and are expected to account for 10% of class 8 trucks by 2025. Laura Cross, Lead Analyst at Integer provided further information on the state of the current urea market describing the low price due to shale gas exploration. With new capacity coming onstream in the coming years, North America is expected to observe a fall in urea price premium as import dependency falls.

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