US demand for wall coverings is projected to advance 8.2 percent annually through 2015, from a weak 2010 base. Wall panels will remain the dominant product type and grow the fastest, with finished gypsum board panels and solid wood panels seeing the best gains. The residential market will outpace the nonresidential sector.
This study analyzes the $1.4 billion US wall covering industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 2000, 2005 and 2010, and forecasts for 2015 and 2020 by product (e.g., laminate panels, solid wood panels, wallpaper, decorative tile), market (e.g., residential, nonresidential) and US region.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 37 industry players, including OMNOVA Solutions, Georgia-Pacific and Dal-Tile.