This report discusses world residential countertop demand for the years 2003 and 2008, with forecasts for 2013. Topics covered include demand by product; market overview; regional demand overview; supply and demand in North America, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific, and aggregate other regions; industry composition and leading participants. Product segments include laminate, solid surface, natural stone and other countertops. Market segments include new construction and remodeling. This 26 page report also includes a highlights summary and a resources section.