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Global Car Wash Service Market by Type (Full-Service, Fully Automated, Self-Service), By Application (Passenger Car, Commercial Vehicle, ) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030-report

Global Car Wash Service Market by Type (Full-Service, Fully Automated, Self-Service), By Application (Passenger Car, Commercial Vehicle, ) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030

Report ID: 140210 3300 Automobile & Transportation 377 242 Pages 4.7 (47)

Market Overview:

The global car wash service market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2030. The growth in the market can be attributed to the increasing demand for passenger cars and commercial vehicles, and rising awareness about car care among consumers. In terms of type, the global car wash service market is segmented into full-service, fully automated, and self-service. Of these, full-service dominates the market with a share of more than 60%. This can be attributed to factors such as convenience and affordability offered by full-service car washes. In terms of application, passenger cars account for majority of the demand in the global car wash service market followed by commercial vehicles.

Global Car Wash Service Industry Outlook

Product Definition:

A car wash is a facility where a vehicle is washed by mechanical means. Car washes may be self-service, automated, or full-service with attendants who wash the vehicle.


Full-service car wash includes a variety of services for cars, from washing to vacuum and polish cleaning. The service is provided at affordable prices by small vendors as well as large corporations. Full-service car wash business model has been growing in developed countries since the last decade owing to consumer shift towards convenience over traditional methods of cleaning vehicles such as washing at home with buckets and sponges.

Fully Automated:

Fully automated car wash service is a combination of robotic technology and automation in which, the car is washed without any human intervention. The fully automated car wash equipment has advanced software that runs the entire show. It uses high-pressure washer to clean the vehicle faster than a normal washing process and it utilizes sensors to avoid collision with vehicles or people.

Application Insights:

The passenger car wash segment accounted for the largest revenue share of over 50% in 2017. The demand for car washes is growing owing to rising disposable income and spending capacity of consumers, especially in emerging economies such as China, India and Brazil. Furthermore, increasing number of luxury vehicles being sold is expected to boost the growth further. Commercial vehicle washes are gaining traction due to increase in fleet size and scope for profit optimization by operators washing vehicles on a large scale basis. Also, these services offer flexibility as customers can avail 24*7*365 service with no set schedule or deadline with regard to wash requirements which further propels their demand across various applications within commercial vehicle segment.

Regional Analysis:

North America dominated the global car wash service market in 2017. The region is expected to witness a significant CAGR over the forecast period owing to increasing demand for fully automated and self-service car washes. Furthermore, technological advancements such as digital touchless car wash and voice controlled washing machines are anticipated to further fuel the regional market growth. Europe accounted for more than 20% of share in 2017 owing to high demand from countries such as Germany, France, Italy and U.K.

Asia Pacific is expected witness substantial growth over the forecast period due to rising disposable income levels among middle-class groups in emerging economies including China.

Growth Factors:

  • Increasing demand for car wash service owing to the increase in the number of cars on road.
  • Rising disposable income of people, which is resulting in increased spending on car care services including car wash service.
  • Proliferation of organized players in the market that are offering standardized and quality services at competitive prices is aiding the growth of this market.
  • Growing inclination of people towards eco-friendly and environment-friendly products and services is propelling the demand for waterless or touchless car wash service, thereby driving the growth prospects for this market segment as well5 Increased awareness about benefits associated with regular use of car washes such as improved fuel efficiency, reduced wear & tear etc., is fueling demand for Car Wash Service

Scope Of The Report

Report Attributes

Report Details

Report Title

Car Wash Service Market Research Report

By Type

Full-Service, Fully Automated, Self-Service

By Application

Passenger Car, Commercial Vehicle,

By Companies

Mister Car Wash, Zips Car Wash, International Car Wash Group (ICWG), Autobell Car Wash, Quick Quack Car Wash, Super Star Car Wash, True Blue Car Wash, Magic Hand Car Wash, Hoffman Car Wash, Wash Depot Holdings Inc,

Regions Covered

North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, MEA

Base Year


Historical Year

2019 to 2020 (Data from 2010 can be provided as per availability)

Forecast Year


Number of Pages


Number of Tables & Figures


Customization Available

Yes, the report can be customized as per your need.

Global Car Wash Service Market Report Segments:

The global Car Wash Service market is segmented on the basis of:


Full-Service, Fully Automated, Self-Service

The product segment provides information about the market share of each product and the respective CAGR during the forecast period. It lays out information about the product pricing parameters, trends, and profits that provides in-depth insights of the market. Furthermore, it discusses latest product developments & innovation in the market.


Passenger Car, Commercial Vehicle,

The application segment fragments various applications of the product and provides information on the market share and growth rate of each application segment. It discusses the potential future applications of the products and driving and restraining factors of each application segment.

Some of the companies that are profiled in this report are:

  1. Mister Car Wash
  2. Zips Car Wash
  3. International Car Wash Group (ICWG)
  4. Autobell Car Wash
  5. Quick Quack Car Wash
  6. Super Star Car Wash
  7. True Blue Car Wash
  8. Magic Hand Car Wash
  9. Hoffman Car Wash
  10. Wash Depot Holdings Inc

Global Car Wash Service Market Overview

Highlights of The Car Wash Service Market Report:

  1. The market structure and projections for the coming years.
  2. Drivers, restraints, opportunities, and current trends of market.
  3. Historical data and forecast.
  4. Estimations for the forecast period 2030.
  5. Developments and trends in the market.
  6. By Type:

    1. Full-Service
    2. Fully Automated
    3. Self-Service
  1. By Application:

    1. Passenger Car
    2. Commercial Vehicle
  1. Market scenario by region, sub-region, and country.
  2. Market share of the market players, company profiles, product specifications, SWOT analysis, and competitive landscape.
  3. Analysis regarding upstream raw materials, downstream demand, and current market dynamics.
  4. Government Policies, Macro & Micro economic factors are also included in the report.

We have studied the Car Wash Service Market in 360 degrees via. both primary & secondary research methodologies. This helped us in building an understanding of the current market dynamics, supply-demand gap, pricing trends, product preferences, consumer patterns & so on. The findings were further validated through primary research with industry experts & opinion leaders across countries. The data is further compiled & validated through various market estimation & data validation methodologies. Further, we also have our in-house data forecasting model to predict market growth up to 2030.

Regional Analysis

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America

Note: A country of choice can be added in the report at no extra cost. If more than one country needs to be added, the research quote will vary accordingly.

The geographical analysis part of the report provides information about the product sales in terms of volume and revenue in regions. It lays out potential opportunities for the new entrants, emerging players, and major players in the region. The regional analysis is done after considering the socio-economic factors and government regulations of the countries in the regions.

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Global Car Wash Service Market Statistics

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  1. Includes a Chapter on the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic On the Market
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  7. In-depth Insights On the Market Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Threats
  8. Customization of the Report Available

Frequently Asked Questions?

A car wash service is a type of business that cleans and polishes cars.

Some of the key players operating in the car wash service market are Mister Car Wash, Zips Car Wash, International Car Wash Group (ICWG), Autobell Car Wash, Quick Quack Car Wash, Super Star Car Wash, True Blue Car Wash, Magic Hand Car Wash, Hoffman Car Wash, Wash Depot Holdings Inc.

The car wash service market is expected to register a CAGR of 5.5%.

1. Executive Summary

2. Assumptions and Acronyms Used

3. Research Methodology

4. Car Wash Service Market Overview
   4.1. Introduction
      4.1.1. Market Taxonomy
      4.1.2. Market Definition
   4.2. Macro-Economic Factors
      4.2.1. Industry Outlook
   4.3. Car Wash Service Market Dynamics
      4.3.1. Market Drivers
      4.3.2. Market Restraints
      4.3.3. Opportunity
      4.3.4. Market Trends
   4.4. Car Wash Service Market - Supply Chain
   4.5. Global Car Wash Service Market Forecast
      4.5.1. Car Wash Service Market Size (US$ Mn) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.2. Car Wash Service Market Size (000’ Units) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.3. Car Wash Service Market Absolute $ Opportunity

5. Global Car Wash Service Market Analysis and Forecast by Type
   5.1. Market Trends
   5.2. Introduction
      5.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
      5.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   5.3. Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      5.3.1. Full-Service
      5.3.2. Fully Automated
      5.3.3. Self-Service
   5.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type
   5.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Type

6. Global Car Wash Service Market Analysis and Forecast by Application
   6.1. Market Trends
   6.2. Introduction
      6.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
      6.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   6.3. Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      6.3.1. Passenger Car
      6.3.2. Commercial Vehicle
   6.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Application
   6.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Application

7. Global Car Wash Service Market Analysis and Forecast by Sales Channel
   7.1. Market Trends
   7.2. Introduction
      7.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Sales Channel 
      7.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Sales Channel
   7.3. Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Sales Channel 
      7.3.1. Manufacturer/Distributor/Service Provider
      7.3.2. Aftermarket
   7.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Sales Channel
   7.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Sales Channel

8. Global Car Wash Service Market Analysis and Forecast by Region
   8.1. Market Trends
   8.2. Introduction
      8.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Region
      8.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Region
   8.3. Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Region
      8.3.1. North America
      8.3.2. Latin America
      8.3.3. Europe
      8.3.4. Asia Pacific
      8.3.5. Middle East and Africa (MEA)
   8.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Region
   8.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Region
   8.6. Global Car Wash Service Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2026

9. North America Car Wash Service Market Analysis and Forecast
   9.1. Introduction
      9.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      9.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
   9.2. North America Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      9.2.1. U.S.
      9.2.2. Canada
   9.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   9.4. North America Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      9.4.1. Passenger Car
      9.4.2. Commercial Vehicle
   9.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   9.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   9.7. North America Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      9.7.1. Full-Service
      9.7.2. Fully Automated
      9.7.3. Self-Service
   9.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   9.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   9.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      9.10.1. By Country
      9.10.2. By Product Type
      9.10.3. By Application
      9.10.4. By Sales Channel
   9.11. North America Car Wash Service Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2026

10. Latin America Car Wash Service Market Analysis and Forecast
   10.1. Introduction
      10.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      10.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      10.1.3. Latin America Average Pricing Analysis
   10.2. Latin America Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      10.2.1. Brazil
      10.2.2. Mexico
      10.2.3. Rest of Latin America
   10.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   10.4. Latin America Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      10.4.1. Passenger Car
      10.4.2. Commercial Vehicle
    10.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   10.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   10.7. Latin America Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      10.7.1. Full-Service
      10.7.2. Fully Automated
      10.7.3. Self-Service
   10.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   10.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   10.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      10.10.1. By Country
      10.10.2. By Product Type
      10.10.3. By Application
      10.10.4. By Sales Channel
   10.11. Latin America Car Wash Service Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2026

11. Europe Car Wash Service Market Analysis and Forecast
   11.1. Introduction
      11.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      11.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      11.1.3. Europe Average Pricing Analysis
   11.2. Europe Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      11.2.1. Germany
      11.2.2. France
      11.2.3. Italy
      11.2.4. U.K.
      11.2.5. Spain
      11.2.6. Russia
      11.2.7. Rest of Europe
   11.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   11.4. Europe Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      11.4.1. Passenger Car
      11.4.2. Commercial Vehicle
    11.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   11.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   11.7. Europe Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      11.7.1. Full-Service
      11.7.2. Fully Automated
      11.7.3. Self-Service
   11.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   11.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   11.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      11.1.1. By Country
      11.10.2. By Product Type
      11.10.3. By Application
      11.10.4. By Sales Channel
   11.11. Europe Car Wash Service Demand Share, 2019-2026

12. Asia Pacific Car Wash Service Market Analysis and Forecast
   12.1. Introduction
      12.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      12.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      12.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   12.2. Asia Pacific Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      12.2.1. China
      12.2.2. Japan
      12.2.3. South Korea
      12.2.4. India
      12.2.5. Australia
      12.2.6. Rest of Asia Pacific (APAC)
   12.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   12.4. Asia Pacific Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      12.4.1. Passenger Car
      12.4.2. Commercial Vehicle
    12.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   12.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   12.7. Asia Pacific Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      12.7.1. Full-Service
      12.7.2. Fully Automated
      12.7.3. Self-Service
   12.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   12.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   12.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      12.10.1. By Country
      12.10.2. By Product Type
      12.10.3. By Application
      12.10.4. By Sales Channel
   12.11. Asia Pacific Car Wash Service Demand Share, 2019-2026

13. Middle East & Africa Car Wash Service Market Analysis and Forecast
   13.1. Introduction
      13.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      13.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      13.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   13.2. Middle East & Africa Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      13.2.1. Saudi Arabia
      13.2.2. South Africa
      13.2.3. UAE
      13.2.4. Rest of Middle East & Africa (MEA)
   13.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   13.4. Middle East & Africa Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      13.4.1. Passenger Car
      13.4.2. Commercial Vehicle
    13.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   13.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   13.7. Middle East & Africa Car Wash Service Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      13.7.1. Full-Service
      13.7.2. Fully Automated
      13.7.3. Self-Service
   13.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   13.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   13.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      13.10.1. By Country
      13.10.2. By Product Type
      13.10.3. By Application
      13.10.4. By Sales Channel
   13.11. Middle East & Africa Car Wash Service Demand Share, 2019-2026

14. Competition Landscape
   14.1. Global Car Wash Service Market: Market Share Analysis
   14.2. Car Wash Service Distributors and Customers
   14.3. Car Wash Service Market: Competitive Dashboard
   14.4. Company Profiles (Details – Overview, Financials, Developments, Strategy) 
      14.4.1. Mister Car Wash Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.2. Zips Car Wash Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.3. International Car Wash Group (ICWG) Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.4. Autobell Car Wash Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.5. Quick Quack Car Wash Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.6. Super Star Car Wash Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.7. True Blue Car Wash Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.8. Magic Hand Car Wash Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.9. Hoffman Car Wash Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.10. Wash Depot Holdings Inc Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.11.  Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.12. COMPANY 12 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.13. COMPANY 13 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.14. COMPANY 14 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.15. COMPANY 15 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.16. COMPANY 16 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.17. COMPANY 17 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.18. COMPANY 18 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.19. COMPANY 19 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.20. COMPANY 20 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook

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