According to Custom Market Insights (CMI), The global Portable Generator market size was estimated at USD 4.4 billion in 2021 and is anticipated to reach around USD 7 billion by 2030, growing at a CAGR of roughly 5% between 2022 and 2030.

Our research report offers a 360-degree view of the Portable Generator market’s drivers and restraints, coupled with the impact they have on demand during the projection period. Also, the report examines global opportunities and competitive analysis for the Portable Generator market.

Portable Generator Market: Overview

Portable generators find in applications in generating electricity that is used in household, industrial, and commercial settings. Applications covered by the study include producing electricity for live commercial events, electrifying equipment on building sites, providing backup power during power outages, and others.

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Growth Factors

Rising Power Outages Incidences Boosting the Demand for Portable Generator s

People have begun to choose Portable generators, particularly for residential applications, since urbanization and power system breakdowns have increased regularly to maintain an uninterrupted electrical supply. The growing demand for reliable power supply, supported by the burgeoning construction industry, is projected to support market expansion. Rapid infrastructural development and industrialization are anticipated to have a beneficial impact on market expansion.

The residential sector will grow due to numerous government efforts; for example, in India, the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana program will see the construction of 20 million affordable homes in urban areas nationwide.

Global Portable Generator Market 2023 –2032 (By Power Output)

Segmental Overview

The market for Portable generators is segmented into fuel, power output, and application. Based on application, the market for the residential segment is anticipated to dominate throughout 2022-2030.

The unreliability of power networks contributes to the expansion of the residential application market. Additionally, regions susceptible to natural disasters and sudden power disruptions fuel the demand for Portable generators in the residential end-user sector. Most frequently, residential users employ Portable Generators with a maximum power output of 6 kW. In emergency scenarios, these generators are utilized in homes to power various appliances, including air conditioners, lights, freezers, sump pumps, heaters, and TVs. Additional uses for Portable generators include camping vacations and tailgating events.

Regional Overview

Asia Pacific Region to Offer Lucrative Growth Opportunities

Developing nations like China, Japan, South Korea, and India have experienced tremendous industrialization, making the Asia-Pacific region the fastest-growing market for Portable Generators.

The need for Portable Generators is also anticipated to increase as a result of the rising industrialization of Latin America and the Gulf nations. This is because Portable Generators are used for a variety of construction tasks, such as cutting, drilling, lifting, and many others. One of the main drivers of growth for the Middle East’s Portable Generator industry is the region’s easy access to fossil fuels.

Report Scope

Feature of the Report Details
Market Size in 2021 USD 4.4 Billion
Projected Market Size in 2030 USD 7 Billion
CAGR Growth Rate 5% CAGR (2022-2030)
Base Year 2023
Forecast Period 2024-2033
Prominent Players Atlas Copco, Briggs & Stratton, Generac, Honda, Yamaha, Caterpillar, Cummins, Eaton, Honeywell, Siemens, Wacker Neuson, Kubota, and Others
Key Segment By Type123, By Application123, By End-User123, and By 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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Key Players Insights

The players operating in the Portable Generator market are focused on collaborations and joint ventures to expand their product portfolio, gain new customers, and expand their geographical reach.

June 2021:Deep Sea Electronics Limited, a designer and manufacturer of sophisticated controls, was acquired by Generac Holdings Inc. Deep Sea Electronics offers a wide selection of controller products that offer adaptable solutions for a variety of applications, including generators, automatic transfer switches, battery voltage, and off-highway vehicles.

May 2019: Generac purchased Pika, a producer of home energy storage systems. The acquisition was aimed to acquire Pika’s strengths with portable industrial and commercial generators. In a number of places, notably Puerto Rico, where recent natural catastrophes have impacted the power supply, the company offers backup power devices.

Global Portable Generator Market 2023 –2032 (By Billion)

Some of the prominent players

  • Atlas Copco
  • Briggs & Stratton
  • Generac
  • Honda
  • Yamaha
  • Caterpillar
  • Cummins
  • Eaton
  • Honeywell
  • Siemens
  • Wacker Neuson
  • Kubota

The global Portable Generator market is segmented as follows:

By Fuel

  • Gasoline
  • Diesel
  • Others

By Power Output

  • More than 10kW
  • 3-10kW
  • Less than 3kW

By Application

  • Domestic
  • Industrial
  • Commercial

On the basis of Geography

North America

  • The U.S.
  • Canada
  • Mexico


  • France
  • The UK
  • Spain
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • Australia
  • South Korea
  • 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