US filter demand is expected to increase 7.1 percent annually to $12.6 billion in 2015. Gains will be driven in part by ongoing aftermarket sales and the growing penetration of motor vehicle cabin air filters, diesel emissions filters, and home air and water filters. Demand for filters in the industrial and manufacturing market and key motor vehicle market will be among the fastest growing.
This study analyzes the $8.9 billion US filter industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 2000, 2005 and 2010, with forecasts for 2015 and 2020 by media (e.g., paper, fabric), product (e.g., fluid filter, internal combustion engine and related filter, air filter) and market (e.g., motor vehicles, utilities, consumer, industrial and manufacturing).
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 38 industry players, including Donaldson, CLARCOR and Affinia.