US industrial rubber product demand will rise six percent annually through 2014, driven mainly by rebounding levels of motor vehicle production and accelerating output in the machinery industry. Mechanical rubber goods will remain dominant and grow the fastest. Machinery will be the fastest growing market.
This study analyzes the $13.2 billion US industrial rubber product industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1999, 2004 and 2009, and forecasts for 2014 and 2019 by raw material, product (e.g., mechanical goods, hose, belts, roofing) and market (e.g., machinery, motor vehicles, construction, aerospace).
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 39 industry players, including Bridgestone, Veyance Technologies and Carlisle.