Drill Bits


Drill Bits

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The 90-page Drill Bit Market includes roller cone, PDC and coring bits, along with other hole opening devices that sit above the drill bit in the bottom hole assembly.

Clients subscribing to the Drill Bit Market report will receive complete and revised drill bit market reports each quarter for one year.  In these years of massive change in the industry, Spears is committed to keeping clients up to date on commercial, technical and activity trends within the sector.

In Spears proprietary analysis, we've estimated that the global drill bit market fell to just $2 billion in 2016 after peaking at $5 billion in 2014.  In 2017 the market is being driven higher by increasing drilling activity (first in North America, later internationally) and the increasing use of horizontal drilling with increased lateral lengths.

The Drill Bit Market report covers the following topics:

  • Market drivers
  • Global oil and gas demand and supply 
  • Oil and gas prices
  • Drilling activity by region
  • Drill bit market size ($) and growth
  • By type of bit (roller cone vs. PDC) 2006-2016
  • US Market by Region 2014-2018
  • Competitive environment
  • Trends in operators’ drilling practices
  • Regulatory and technological change
  • Profile of leading drill bit firms
  • Revenues by company, 2006-2016