Praxair’s vision is to be the best performing industrial gases company in the world as determined by our customers, shareholders, suppliers, employees and neighbors.


Praxair, Inc. is one of the three largest industrial gases suppliers in the world, serving a wide range of industries (see graph on markets below).

Praxair’s primary products are atmospheric gases (oxygen, nitrogen, argon, rare gases) and process gases (carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, electronics gases, acetylene). The company also designs, engineers and constructs cryogenic and non-cryogenic supply systems.

Praxair Surface Technologies applies metallic and ceramic coatings and powders to metal surfaces in order to resist wear, high temperatures and corrosion. Aircraft engines are its primary market, but it also serves the printing, textile, chemical, computer and primary metals markets.

Praxair is a story of growth, productivity and an uncompromising commitment to helping customers worldwide use gases to make our planet more productive.



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