Global Chainsaw Market size was valued at USD 4.89 Billion in 2024 and is expected to reach USD 6.78 Billion by 2033, at a CAGR of 3.69% during the forecast period 2024 – 2033.

Chainsaw Market: Overview

A chainsaw, powered by a gasoline engine, is a portable mechanical saw utilized for cutting wood in forestry, construction, and landscaping. It features a toothed chain revolving around a guide bar, enabling precise and efficient cutting of trees, branches, and lumber.

The Chainsaw Market is experiencing significant growth due to the expansion of the agriculture sector, particularly in emerging economies, where chainsaws are essential tools for land clearing and maintenance. Countries like Brazil, amid rapid agricultural expansion into forested areas, require chainsaws to clear land for crop cultivation.

This surge in agricultural activity, driven by global population growth and demand for commodities like soybeans and palm oil, fuels deforestation, leading to increased chainsaw sales. As deforestation intensifies globally, particularly in regions like Brazil, Colombia, and Indonesia, the demand for chainsaws for agricultural and construction purposes continues to rise.

Additionally, the growing interest in outdoor recreational activities, such as camping and hiking, is fueling demand for portable chainsaws, driven by enthusiasts seeking lightweight tools for trail maintenance and firewood gathering.

This trend aligns with initiatives promoting outdoor recreation as an economic driver, with communities across the United States investing in outdoor infrastructure and marketing efforts, further boosting the demand for chainsaws as essential tools for maintaining recreational trails and green spaces.

By Type, The Chainsaw Market is segmented into Gas-powered, Electric-powered, and Battery-powered variants. Gas-powered chainsaws, known for their power and versatility, dominate professional applications like forestry and construction, while Electric-powered models, including corded and cordless options, gain popularity among residential users and DIY enthusiasts due to lower noise and emissions.

Battery-powered chainsaws are increasingly adopted for their portability and eco-friendliness, suited for tasks like pruning. Manual chainsaws serve niche markets with limited or impractical power sources.

By Application, The Chainsaw Market is segmented into Residential and Industrial segments, with Industrial chainsaws holding dominance in 2023 and expected to maintain it until 2033.

Industrial chainsaws excel in forestry, construction, and agriculture, emphasizing heavy-duty performance, while Residential chainsaws target homeowners, prioritizing ease of use and safety for lighter tasks like pruning. Technological advancements and eco-friendly options are shaping both segments, fostering innovation and competition in the market.

Report Scope

Feature of the Report Details
Market Size in 2024 USD 4.89 Billion
Projected Market Size in 2033 USD 6.78 Billion
Market Size in 2023 USD 4.72 Billion
CAGR Growth Rate 3.69% CAGR
Base Year 2023
Forecast Period 2024-2033
Key Segment By Type, Application and Region
Report Coverage Revenue Estimation and Forecast, Company Profile, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors and Recent Trends
Regional Scope North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and South & Central America
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CMI has comprehensively analyzed the Global Chainsaw market. The driving forces, restraints, challenges, opportunities, and key trends have been explained in depth to depict depth scenarios of the market. Segment wise market size and market share during the forecast period is duly addressed to portray the probable picture of this Global Chainsaw industry.

The competitive landscape includes key innovators, after market service providers, market giants as well as niche players are studied and analyzed extensively concerning their strengths, weaknesses as well as value addition prospects. In addition, this report covers key players profiling, market shares, mergers and acquisitions, consequent market fragmentation, new trends and dynamics in partnerships.

Global Chainsaw Market 2024–2033 (By Billion)

List of the prominent players in the Chainsaw Market:

  • Husqvarna Group (Sweden)
  • STIHL Group (Germany)
  • Makita Corporation (Japan)
  • Robert Bosch GmbH (Germany)
  • Andreas Stihl AG & Company KG (Germany)
  • Black & Decker (United States)
  • Echo Incorporated (United States)
  • Jonsered (Sweden)
  • McCulloch Motors Corporation (United States)
  • Oregon Products (United States)
  • Ryobi Limited (Japan)
  • Tanaka Power Equipment (Japan)
  • Poulan Pro (United States)
  • Dolmar GmbH (Germany)
  • Homelite (United States)
  • RedMax (United States)
  • MTD Products (United States)
  • Greenworks Tools (China)
  • Efco (Italy)
  • Zhejiang Pioneer Machinery & Electron Co. Ltd. (China)
  • Others

The Chainsaw Market is segmented as follows:

By Type

  • Gas-powered
  • Electric-powered
  • Battery-powered
  • Other

By Application

  • Residential
  • Industrial

By Use

  • Tree Felling
  • Bucking
  • Pruning
  • Wood Carving
  • Ice Sculpting
  • Construction
  • Others

Regional Coverage:

North America

  • U.S.
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Rest of North America


  • Germany
  • France
  • U.K.
  • Russia
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Netherlands
  • Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • South Korea
  • Taiwan
  • Rest of Asia Pacific

The Middle East & Africa

  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • Egypt
  • Kuwait
  • South Africa
  • Rest of the Middle East & Africa

Latin America

  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Rest of Latin America