NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Gas Utilities - Global Group of Eight (G8) Industry Guide http://www.reportlinker.com/p0171830/Gas-Utilities---Global-Group-of-Eight-G8-Industry-Guide.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Oil_and_Gas_energy Gas Utilities - Global Group of Eight (G8) Industry Guide is an essential resource for top-level data and analysis covering the Gas Utilities industry in each of the G8 ( United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Russia and Japan) countries. The report includes easily comparable data on market value, volume, segmentation and market share, plus full five year market forecasts. It examines future problems, innovations and potential growth areas within the market. Scope of the Report * Contains an executive summary and data on value, volume and segmentation * Provides textual analysis of the industry's prospects, competitive landscape and profiles of the leading companies * Incorporates in-depth five forces competitive environment analysis and scorecards * Compares data from the US, Canada, Germany, France, UK, Italy, Russia and Japan, alongside individual chapters on each country. . * Includes a five-year forecast of the industry Highlights The G8 countries contributed $500.0 billion in 2011 to the global gas utilities industry, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of -1% between 2007 and 2011. The G8 countries are expected to reach a value of $625.3 billion in 2016, with a CAGR of 4.6% over the 2011-16 period. Among the G8 countries, the US holds the major share of the gas utilities industry. It accounted for a share of 33.5% in 2011.