Abrasives - Industry Market Research Study #2696

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for abrasives in the US is forecast to rise four percent annually through 2014. Durable goods manufacturing will remain the dominant market, with the motor vehicle segment growing the fastest. Nonmetallic coated and bonded abrasives and loose grains and powders will outperform metallic abrasives.

Abrasives- Industry Market Research Study #3248

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for abrasives in the US is forecast to rise 3.8 percent annually through 2019 to $7.0 billion. Durable goods will remain the dominant market as well as one of the fastest growing. Market share gains for superabrasives will benefit the bonded, coated, and loose abrasives segments. Growth in metallic abrasives will lag the industry average.

Activated Carbon - Industry Market Research Study #2713

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US activated carbon demand will grow 15.8 percent annually through 2014, driven mainly by stringent new air and water pollution laws. Powdered activated carbon (PAC) will be the main beneficiary of tighter industrial mercury controls, while granulated activated carbon (GAC) will benefit from new drinking water regulations.

Activated Carbon - Industry Market Research Study #3018

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for activated carbon will rise 11.2 percent per year to 1.3 billion pounds in 2017, driven by the EPA's new mercury removal standards. Industrial air purification will be the fastest growing application, surpassing water treatment as the largest use by volume. Motor vehicle applications will lead gains among smaller uses.

Activated Carbon- Industry Market Research Study #3467

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Activated Carbon presents historical demand data (2005, 2010 and 2015) plus forecasts (2020 and 2025) by type (powdered, granular), application (liquid phase, gas phase) and US region.

Active & Intelligent Packaging - Industry Market Research Study #2772

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for active and intelligent packaging will climb eight percent annually through 2015. Intelligent packaging will be the fastest growing segment, propelled by Quick Response (QR) and other two-dimensional (2D) barcodes. The dominant active packaging segment will be driven by above-average advances for gas scavengers and susceptor packaging.

Active & Intelligent Packaging- Industry Market Research Study #3117

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US active and intelligent packaging demand is forecast to increase 8.0 percent annually to $3.5 billion in 2017. Intelligent packaging will record double digit annual gains, led by time-temperature indicator labels. Gas scavengers, susceptor packaging and self-venting packaging will be among the fastest growing active packaging types.

Active & Intelligent Packaging- Industry Market Research Study #3338

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for active and intelligent packaging is forecast to grow 7.3 percent annually to $4.0 billion in 2019. Intelligent packaging such as time-temperature monitors and smartphone-enabled interactive labels and tags will be the fastest growing segment, increasing at a double-digit annual rate.

Adhesives & Sealants - Industry Market Research Study #2982

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for adhesives and sealants will rise 2.2 percent per year to 9.8 billion pounds in 2017, valued at $11.9 billion. Natural adhesives and sealants will remain the largest product segment, while reactive and hot melt types grow the fastest. Solvent-based products will also do well based in part on reformulation efforts to lower VOC emissions.

Adhesives & Sealants- Industry Market Research Study #3257

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for adhesives and sealants is forecast to increase 2.8 percent per year to 6.4 billion pounds in 2019, valued at $12.8 billion. Reactive adhesives and sealants will be the fastest growing types. The construction market will lead gains, while the manufacturing and assembly market will remain the largest segment.

Advanced Ceramics - Industry Market Research Study #2794

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for advanced ceramics in the US is forecast to increase 6.0 percent annually through 2015. Transportation and electrical equipment will be the fastest growing markets, while electronic components remain the largest market. Monolithic ceramics will remain the dominant product while ceramic matrix composites grow the fastest.

Advanced Ceramics- Industry Market Research Study #3091

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for advanced ceramics in the US is forecast to increase 5.1 percent annually to $13.6 billion in 2017. Medical products will be the fastest growing market, driven by applications such as dental implants and prosthetic components. Ceramic matrix composites will be the fastest growing class of products.

Advanced Flat Glass - Industry Market Research Study #2674

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US advanced flat glass demand will rise 9.1 percent annually through 2014, driven by a rebound in residential construction and motor vehicle production. Consumption will also benefit from increasing market penetration of low-emissivity glass, heads-up display windshields, electrochromic mirrors, smart glass and other products.

Advanced Lighting - Industry Market Research Study #2743

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for advanced lighting is forecast to increase 9.3 percent per annum through 2015. A government-mandated phaseout of incandescent lamps and projected lower costs for advanced lighting will drive gains. Light emitting diodes (LEDs) will remain the fastest growing types and take market share from compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) and halogen lamps.

Agricultural Equipment in China - Industry Market Research Study #2880

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for agricultural equipment in China is projected to grow 10.8 percent annually to 225 billion yuan in 2015, driven in part by favorable government policies and improved access to equipment through cooperatives. Farm tractors will remain the largest segment while planting and fertilizing machinery and harvesting machinery grow the fastest.

Agricultural Pesticides in China - Industry Market Research Study #2850

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for formulated pesticides in the agricultural market in China is forecast to increase 5.3 percent per annum to 2.3 million metric tons in 2015. Insecticides will remain the dominant product type while fungicides will grow the fastest.

Air & Fluid Filters- Industry Market Research Study #3379

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Sales of air and fluid filters in the US will expand 3.8 percent annually to $9.7 billion in 2020. Advances will be fueled by a positive economic outlook and increasing consumer attention to domestic indoor air quality and tap water purity. The utilities and consumer segments will be the fastest growing markets. Air filters will slightly outpace the dominant fluid filters segment.

Alternative Sweeteners - Industry Market Research Study #2819

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for alternative sweeteners is expected to advance 3.3 percent annually through 2015 to $1.4 billion. Gains will be led by relatively new entrants such as the stevia extract reb-A. The more mature products -- high intensity sweeteners (such as aspartame) and polyols (including sorbitol) -- will see more restrained, though still healthy, growth.

Amines - Industry Market Research Study #2735

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for amines will rise 3.3 percent annually through 2015. Ethanolamines will remain the largest and fastest-growing type, with their use in glyphosate herbicides the most commercially significant segment. Specialty amines will also do well, boosted in part by a rebound in plastics processing applications and expanding uses for polyetheramines.

Amines - Industry Market Research Study #2962

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for amines will rise 2.4 percent annually to 3.1 billion pounds in 2016, valued at $4.3 billion. Healthy demand for alkylamines and ethanolamines as intermediates in pesticide active ingredient production will drive above average increases in the agricultural chemical market. Ethanolamines will be the largest and second fastest growing type.

Amines- Industry Market Research Study #3330

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for amines will expand 2.1 percent per year to 3.2 billion pounds in 2019, valued at $3.8 billion. Agricultural chemicals will remain the fastest growing market, driven by increased use of herbicide-resistant crops that require greater amounts of amine-based pesticides. Polyetheramines and alkylamines will be the fastest growing products.

Animal Health Products - Industry Market Research Study #2990

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for animal health products will rise 3.5 percent yearly to $12.7 billion in 2016. Vaccines and diagnostics will be the fastest growing types, while nutritional chemicals and parasiticides will continue to account for the largest share of demand. Livestock and poultry will remain the dominant animal class, while the companion animal segment will lead gains.

Aseptic Packaging - Industry Market Research Study #2827

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for aseptic packaging is projected to expand 8.0 percent per year to $5.1 billion in 2015. Gains will be driven by drug sterility requirements and ambient distribution and storage advantages for food and beverages. Prefillable syringes and plastic bottles will be among the fastest growing types, with pharmaceuticals the fastest growing market.

Aseptic Packaging- Industry Market Research Study #3386

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for aseptic packaging in the US is projected to rise 6.8 percent annually to $6.4 billion in 2020. Gains will be driven by advantages in processing and ambient temperature storage. Prefillable syringes and plastic bottles will be the fastest growing products, with syringes replacing bottles as the largest segment. Beverages will be the fastest growing market.

Asphalt - Industry Market Research Study #2793

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes the 24.4 million metric ton US asphalt industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 2000, 2005 and 2010, and forecasts for 2015 and 2020 by product (e.g., asphalt cement, asphalt emulsions, cutback asphalt, asphalt shingles, modified asphalt roofing membranes, standard asphaltic roofing felts), market (e.g., residential building, nonresidential building, nonbuilding construction, nonconstruction) and US region.

Asphalt - Industry Market Research Study #3062

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for asphalt is forecast to increase 3.7 percent annually to 27.9 million tons in 2017. Paving products will remain the dominant application and will grow the fastest, driven in the short term by federal highway funding. Demand for asphalt roofing products will be spurred by the rebound in building construction expenditures.

Asphalt- Industry Market Research Study #3304

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for asphalt will increase 3.3 percent annually to 26.8 million tons in 2019. Roofing and other building construction products will outpace the dominant paving sector. Asphalt emulsions will pace gains among paving products. Residential buildings will be the fastest growing market, while nonbuilding uses remain the largest segment.

Automotive Aftermarket in China - Industry Market Research Study #2621

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

The automotive aftermarket in China will grow 18.3 percent annually through 2014, driven by the expanding and aging stock of light vehicles in the country. Mechanical products will remain the most common types, while electronics grow the fastest. Low-speed vehicles will continue to be a key aftermarket in rural areas.

Automotive Aftermarket in North America - Industry Market Research Study #2606

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

The aftermarket for light vehicle components in North America will increase 2.9 percent annually through 2014. Mechanical products will remain the largest category while electronics grow the fastest. The dominant professional service provider segment will outpace the DIY market.

Automotive Aftermarket in North America - Industry Market Research Study #2927

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

The North American light vehicle aftermarket is projected to rise 3.2 percent annually to $85.5 billion in 2016. The US will record the slowest gains but will represent four-fifths of the region's total sales growth. Electronics will be the fastest growing product segment. The dominant professional market will outpace the DIY segment.

Automotive Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants - Industry Market Research Study #2714

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US automotive coating, adhesive and sealant demand will rise 9.4 percent annually through 2014 as motor vehicle output recovers from the recent downturn. Coatings will remain the dominant segment, with water-based, powder and radiation-curable types leading gains.

Batteries - Industry Market Research Study #2781

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US sales of primary and secondary batteries are expected to rise 4.8 percent annually through 2015. Secondary batteries will remain the dominant type and grow the fastest, led by rechargeable lithium batteries such as those used in hybrid and electric vehicles. Primary batteries will be driven by the dominant alkaline segment and by primary lithium batteries.

Batteries - Industry Market Research Study #3075

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for primary and secondary batteries is expected to grow 4.2 percent per year to $17.1 billion in 2017. Lithium batteries will offer the best growth opportunities in both the rechargeable and primary battery segments. Secondary batteries will continue to supplant primary batteries as high-drain electronic devices increase in popularity.

Batteries in China - Industry Market Research Study #2630

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for batteries in China will grow 8.5 percent annually through 2013. Growth will be driven by increasing output of battery-powered products and an ongoing shift toward value-added batteries for export. Secondary batteries will grow nearly twice as fast as primary batteries, driven by transportation markets.

Batteries in China - Industry Market Research Study #3030

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for batteries in China is forecast to increase 13.0 percent annually to 259 billion yuan in 2016. Secondary batteries will outpace primary types, led by the fast-growing rechargeable lithium batteries segment. The primary battery market will remain dominant, supported by the supplantation of zinc-carbon/chloride batteries by alkaline types.

Battery & Fuel Cell Materials- Industry Market Research Study #3115

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for battery and fuel cell materials is expected to grow 4.3 percent annually through 2017 to $6.1 billion. Polymers and chemicals will lead gains. Material usage in secondary batteries will outpace that in primary batteries, while fuel cells will be the fastest growing application overall from a small base.

Bearings - Industry Market Research Study #3069

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Bearing demand in the US will increase 4.4 percent per year to $12.9 billion in 2017, a notable improvement from the 2007-2012 period. Roller bearing demand is expected to continue to outpace other product types, supported by motor vehicle, machinery and wind turbine markets. Ball bearing consumption will also post healthy gains, supported by increasing manufacturing output.

Behind the Wall Plumbing- Industry Market Research Study #3392

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for behind the wall plumbing products is projected to advance 6.5 percent annually to $12.4 billion in 2020. Pipe and sprinklers will be the fastest growing products, with PEX and PVC leading gains among pipe materials. Water distribution and drain, waste, and vent (DWV) will be the fastest growing applications.

Beverage Containers- Industry Market Research Study #3076

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for beverage containers will rise 1.7 percent annually through 2017 to 265 billion units, valued at $29.1 billion. Unit gains will be driven by ongoing consumer preference for single-serving containers. Plastic containers will remain both the largest and fastest growing segment, driven by PET containers in the noncarbonated RTD beverage market.

Beverage Containers- Industry Market Research Study #3297

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US beverage container demand will rise 1.9 percent yearly to 283 billion units in 2019, valued at $31.5 billion. Plastic will remain the dominant and fastest growing material, supported by increased consumption of bottled water, which will become the leading beverage container market by 2019. However, growth in plastic bottles will slow due to environmental concerns.

Beverage Containers in China - Industry Market Research Study #2815

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for beverage containers in China will rise 9.6 percent per year through 2015 to 469.5 billion units. Plastic beverage containers will remain the largest material segment, while paperboard containers grow the fastest, led by aseptic cartons. Milk containers will be the largest nonalcoholic beverage market, while beer remains the largest alcoholic beverage market.

Biocides- Industry Market Research Study #3211

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for specialty biocides in the US is forecast to rise 4.0 percent per year to $3.9 billion in 2018. A construction rebound will benefit the wood preservation and paint and coatings markets, while consumer spending and manufacturing gains will support uses in manufactured goods. Nitrogen compounds and organosulfurs will be the fastest growing types.

Biocompatible Materials- Industry Market Research Study #3223

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for biocompatible materials is forecast to increase 4.9 percent annually to $5.6 billion in 2018. Ceramic materials will grow the fastest based on improved nanotechnology compounds for orthopedic implants, spinal fixation devices and dental products. Natural polymers will be the second fastest growing segment, paced by hyaluronic acid.

Biologics - Industry Market Research Study #2792

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for biologics is expected to grow 6.5 percent annually through 2015, driven by dramatic shifts in production technology and more targeted diseases such as cancer, diabetes and other serious medical conditions. Monoclonal antibodies will remain the largest category and be one of the fastest growing segments, outpaced only by hormones.

Bioplastics - Industry Market Research Study #2908

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for biodegradable and non-biodegradable bio-based resins is forecast to climb at a 20 percent annual pace through 2016 to 550 million pounds. Polylactic acid will remain the largest bioplastic segment, while bio-based polyethylene and degradable polyesters will grow the fastest at double-digit rates. Nonpackaging markets will outpace packaging uses.

Brick & Block - Industry Market Research Study #2652

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for brick and block products is projected to increase 11.8 percent annually through 2014. Gains will be driven by a recovery in building construction, especially new housing. Common, glazed and other clay brick will be the fastest growing products, followed by concrete pavers.

Bricks, Blocks, & Pavers- Industry Market Research Study #3236

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for bricks, blocks and pavers in the US is forecast to rise 8.8 percent per annum from a low 2013 base to $8.9 billion in 2018. Bricks, typically made of clay, will see the most rapid growth of any product, driven by a rebound in new housing construction. Pavers will be the second fastest growing type, driven in part by interest in “green” building materials such as permeable pavers.

Building Boards - Industry Market Research Study #3017

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US building board demand will rise 7.0 percent yearly through 2017 to 52.5 billion square feet (3/8 inch basis). Windows and doors, subflooring, and roofing will be the fastest growing uses. OSB will outpace softwood plywood among structural boards. Insulation board and high and low density fiberboard will pace nonstructural boards.

Building Maintenance Services - Industry Market Research Study #3002

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Revenues for contract (non-proprietary) building maintenance services will rise 4.3 percent per year through 2017 to $176.5 billion. Pest control and interior building cleaning will be the fastest growing services, while landscaping remains the largest type of service. The residential market will outpace nonresidential demand.

Cabinets - Industry Market Research Study #2663

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for cabinets is forecast to expand 7.4 percent annually to 2014, spurred by a rebound in housing completions from depressed 2009 levels. The expected recovery in residential building construction will support demand gains for all cabinet types, especially kitchen and bathroom cabinets.

Cabinets - Industry Market Research Study #2904

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for cabinets is forecast to rise 8.2 percent annually to $15.3 billion in 2016, driven by a rebound in housing completions. The dominant kitchen cabinet segment will see the fastest growth. Demand will also be boosted by design trends that call for homes with more and larger cabinets to store food products and cookware.

Cabinets- Industry Market Research Study #3161

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US cabinet demand will rise 6.6 percent annually to $16 billion in 2018, driven by a rebound in residential building construction. The dominant kitchen cabinet segment will see the fastest gains, with stock cabinets remaining the leading type installed in kitchens. Strong growth in bathroom cabinets will be spurred by design trends that favor more bathrooms.

Cabinets- Industry Market Research Study #3372

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for cabinets is projected to advance 6.4 percent annually to $17.3 billion in 2019, spurred by continuing consumer interest in kitchen and bathroom renovation projects. Style trends that call for homes to have larger kitchens and multiple bathrooms will also boost demand. The dominant residential market will be the fastest growing segment.

Caps & Closures - Industry Market Research Study #2688

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for caps and closures will rise four percent annually through 2014. Advances will be aided by greater use of more costly dispensing and child-resistant closures, and by the ongoing popularity of single-serving containers. Plastic will remain the dominant material, while elastomer and rubber stoppers grow the fastest.

Caps & Closures - Industry Market Research Study #2975

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for caps and closures will rise 4.4 percent annually to $10.4 billion in 2016. The dominant plastic cap and closure segment will post above average increases. Beverages will remain the largest market, while pharmaceuticals will be the fastest growing. Among other closure types, elastomer and rubber stopper demand will register healthy gains.

Caps & Closures- Industry Market Research Study #3195

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for caps and closures will rise 4.0 percent per year to $11.1 billion in 2018, with unit demand exceeding 300 billion. Plastic types will remain by far the dominant material, while other products such as elastomer and rubber stoppers will grow the fastest. Dispensing closures will lead gains based on their convenience and functionality benefits.

Caps & Closures- Industry Market Research Study #3419

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes the US cap and closure market. It presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) plus forecasts for 2020 and 2025 by product and market. The study also considers key market environment factors, evaluates company market share and profiles industry players such as Berry Plastics, AptarGroup, WestRock, Reynolds Group and Silgan Holdings.

Carpets & Rugs - Industry Market Research Study #2835

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 
Demand for carpet and rug products in the US is projected to rise 7.9 percent annually from a weak 2010 base to 16.5 billion square feet in 2015. Tufted carpet and rug products, particularly broadloom carpet, will continue to dominate demand. Nylon will remain the dominant face fiber material, while polyester fibers displace polypropylene.
Carpets & Rugs- Industry Market Research Study #3266

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US carpet and rug demand will rise 4.5 percent annually to 14.6 billion square feet in 2019, valued at $16.2 billion. The residential market will remain the leading end use. Nonresidential demand will be driven by office, commercial, and institutional construction. The dominant tufted carpet and rugs segment will grow the fastest, led by carpet tiles.

Ceilings- Industry Market Research Study #3204

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US ceiling product demand will rise 7.3 percent per annum through 2018 to $2.5 billion, driven by a rebound in nonresidential building construction. Specialty ceiling product demand (e.g., clouds, baffles, stretch ceilings) will see faster growth than demand for tile or suspension systems. The nonresidential segment will remain by far the dominant market.

Cement & Concrete Additives - Industry Market Research Study #2657

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US cement and concrete additive demand will rise 9.9 percent annually through 2014. The residential building market will grow the fastest, followed by highway and street uses based on continued federal transportation spending. Chemical additives will remain the largest segment, while mineral and fiber additives lead gains.

Cement & Concrete Additives- Industry Market Research Study #3455

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Cement & Concrete Additives presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) plus forecasts (2020, 2025) by type of additive (fiber, chemical, mineral) and market (nonresidential building, residential building, highway and street, other). The study also considers market environment factors, assesses the industry structure and evaluates company market share.

Chemical Sensors - Industry Market Research Study #2716

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for chemical sensors is projected to grow 8.9 percent annually through 2014. Biosensors will remain the largest product type, while electrochemical and optical sensors grow the fastest. The medical market will remain the largest end use, while the industrial market will see the fastest gains.

Chemical Sensors - Industry Market Research Study #3058

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Chemical sensor demand in the US will increase 4.9 percent annually to $1.9 billion in 2017. Electrochemical sensors will remain dominant while optical chemical sensors will grow the fastest. Motor vehicles will be the largest and fastest growing market, driven in part by the increasing use of advanced, higher cost universal exhaust gas oxygen (UEGO) sensors.

CHINA COMPOSITE FORECASTS- Industry Market Research Study #CCH1206

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

The contents of our China Composite Forecasts consist of tables that set forth historical and forecast series for numerous economic indicators developed by the Freedonia Group in-house economics department. These are the same series used by our industry analysts in the preparation of our various industry studies. For each series, historical figures are presented for 2001, 2006, and 2011; forecasts are provided for 2016 and 2021.

Circuit Breakers & Fuses- Industry Market Research Study #3106

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for circuit breakers and fuses will rise 5.5 percent yearly to $5.1 billion in 2017. The residential construction market will lead gains, driven by a rebound in new housing activity. Circuit breakers will outpace fuses as power breakers benefit from electrical grid updates and greater use by independent power producers and nonutility generators.

Circuit Breakers & Fuses- Industry Market Research Study #3471

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Circuit Breakers & Fuses presents historical data (2005, 2010, 2015) plus forecasts (2020, 2025) by product type for circuit breakers (molded case, power, parts and accessories) and fuses (high power, cartridge and plug, electronic, other, parts and accessories), and by market (machinery, electric power, automotive, nonresidential and residential building construction, electronic equipment, electrical equipment, automotive and nonautomotive transportation equipment).

Coated Fabrics - Industry Market Research Study #2936

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US coated fabrics demand will rise 3.5 percent annually to 635 million square yards in 2016. Motor vehicles will remain the largest market, with good prospects for airbags. Renewed construction activity will benefit wallcoverings, furniture, and awnings and canopies. Polypropylene and polyethylene coated fabrics will be the fastest growing products.

Coated Fabrics- Industry Market Research Study #3176

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for coated fabrics is projected to advance 3.2 percent per year to 680 million square yards in 2018. The large motor vehicle market will drive gains, promoted by a higher number of air bags -- usually employing silicone-coated nylon -- per light vehicle. Smaller markets such as awnings, canopies and wall coverings will grow the fastest.

Coated Fabrics- Industry Market Research Study #3412

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes US demand for coated fabrics. It presents historical data (2005, 2010, and 2015) and forecasts (2020 and 2025) by product (e.g., polymer-coated fabrics, rubber-coated fabrics, fabric-backed wallcoverings), substrate (e.g., polyester, nylon, cotton), and market (e.g., motor vehicles, marine, protective clothing, industrial, furniture, commercial and rental tents, wallcoverings, awnings and canopies). The study also considers market environment factors, evaluates company market share, and profiles industry participants.

Commercial & Residential Cleaning Services - Industry Market Research Study #2581

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Revenues for contract commercial and residential cleaning services are forecast to advance 4.5 percent annually through 2013. Exterior building cleaning will be one of the fastest growing services, while interior cleaning remains dominant. Residential and institutional buildings will see the biggest market gains.

Commercial Printing - Industry Market Research Study #2615

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US commercial printing revenue will rise 2.1 percent annually through 2014. Lithographic printing will remain dominant but will lose market share to processes better suited to shorter print runs, such as digital printing, which will lead gains. Best market opportunities include advertising, periodical, fabric and label/wrapper printing.

Commercial Refrigeration Equipment - Industry Market Research Study #2661

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for commercial refrigeration equipment in the US is forecast to rebound through 2014, growing 7.2 percent annually. Growth will be strongest for the largest product segment, transportation systems. Distribution will post the strongest market gains, while foodservice remains the largest segment.

Commercial Refrigeration Equipment - Industry Market Research Study #2914

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for commercial refrigeration equipment will rise 4.6 percent per year to $9.4 billion in 2016. Transportation systems will remain the largest segment and grow the fastest, followed in pace by ice machines. Food and beverage distribution will be the fastest growing market, while foodservice will remain the largest.

Commercial Refrigeration Equipment- Industry Market Research Study #3159

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for commercial refrigeration equipment is expected to rise 3.1 percent per year through 2018 to $10.7 billion. Transportation refrigeration equipment will remain the largest and fastest growing segment, spurred by more opportunities for US-based food producers in foreign markets and by ongoing warehouse consolidation.

Commercial Refrigeration Equipment- Industry Market Research Study #3396

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for commercial refrigeration equipment is forecast to increase 3.1 percent annually through 2020 to $11.3 billion. Beverage refrigeration equipment and display cases will be the fastest growing types. An upcoming ban on R-22 refrigerant will force equipment retrofits and replacements. Foodservice will be the fastest growing market.

Commercial Roofing- Industry Market Research Study #3452

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Commercial Roofing presents historical demand data (2005, 2010 and 2015) plus forecasts (2020 and 2025) by roofing material (plastic, elastomeric, bituminous membrane), product (low-slope, steep-slope), market (new, reroofing, building type) and US region.

Commercial Windows & Doors- Industry Market Research Study #3441

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Commercial Windows & Doors presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) plus forecasts (2020, 2025) by product (commercial doors, commercial windows, curtainwalls, other products), material (metal, wood, plastic), market (new, improvement and repair), building type (institutional, industrial, office, retail and lodging, other)and region of the US.

Construction Chemicals - Industry Market Research Study #2569

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US on-site construction chemical demand will rise 3.4 percent annually through 2013. Gains will be driven by a rebound in the housing market, a shift to higher-value products and solid home improvement and repair spending. Caulks and adhesives will surpass protective coatings and sealers as the largest product segment by 2013.

Construction Chemicals- Industry Market Research Study #3239

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for chemicals used in on-site construction will rise 8.2 percent annually through 2018 to $12.1 billion. Sprayed polyurethane foam, cement and asphalt additives, and grouts and mortars will grow the fastest. Higher value formulations will continue to gain market share in response to environmental and performance concerns.

Construction Machinery in China - Industry Market Research Study #2855

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for construction machinery in China is expected to rise 6.2 percent annually to 387 billion yuan in 2015. Cranes and excavators -- the dominant segment -- will be the fastest growing type, along with mixers and related equipment. The Central-East region will remain the largest market, while the Northwest region will grow the fastest.

Construction Outlook in China - Industry Market Research Study #2647

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Construction expenditures in China are expected to grow 9.1 percent annually through 2014. Nonbuilding construction will be the fastest growing sector, based on state-led efforts to expand and upgrade the transportation infrastructure in China. Nonresidential building demand growth slightly outpace the residential sector.This study analyzes the 7.8 trillion yuan construction industry in China. It presents historical demand data for the years 1999, 2004 and 2009, and forecasts for 2014 and 2019 by type (residential building, nonresidential building, nonbuilding), market (new construction, additions and alterations, maintenance and repairs) and Chinese region (e.g., Central-North, Northeast, Central-East).The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 40 industry participants, including China Railway Group, China Railway Construction and China State Construction Engineering.

Construction Outlook in China - Industry Market Research Study #2767

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Construction expenditures in China are expected to rise 9.4 percent annually through 2015. The residential building sector will surpass nonresidential buildings as the leading market, while nonbuilding construction grows the fastest. The populous Central-East region will remain the largest market while the Northwest region grows the fastest.

Construction Outlook in China - Industry Market Research Study #2898

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Construction expenditures in China will increase 8.8 percent per annum in real terms to 16.4 trillion yuan in 2016. Nonbuilding construction will be the fastest growing segment, benefiting from transportation infrastructure expansion and upgrades, and from the construction of utilities. Growth in residential and nonresidential building construction will also be strong.

Construction Outlook in China - Industry Market Research Study #3035

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Construction expenditures in China are expected to rise 8.5 percent per annum in real terms through 2017. Nonbuilding construction of transportation infrastructure and utility projects will see the fastest growth.The Central-East region will remain the largest market while the Northwest region will grow the fastest.

Construction Outlook in China- Industry Market Research Study #3221

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Construction expenditures in China are expected to increase 8.9 percent per annum in real terms through 2018. Nonresidential building construction will remain the largest sector and will grow the fastest, followed in pace by nonbuilding construction and residential building construction, respectively.

Construction Outlook in China- Industry Market Research Study #3299

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Construction expenditures in China will rise 7.8 percent per annum through 2019. Nonresidential building will remain the largest and fastest growing segment, driven by growing consumer spending for manufactured goods and services. Residential building construction will benefit from migration from rural to urban areas.

Consumer Water & Air Treatment Systems - Industry Market Research Study #3032

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for consumer water and air treatment systems will rise 6.9 percent yearly to $2.3 billion in 2017. Whole-house air treatment systems will be the fastest growing segment, while point-of-use water treatment systems will remain the largest. Water filters and membranes will remain the largest consumables category.

Consumer Water & Air Treatment Systems- Industry Market Research Study #3281

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for consumer water and air treatment systems will rise 5.5 percent annually to $2.3 billion in 2019. Whole-house systems will be the fastest growing within both the air and water treatment segments. Among consumables, salt will offer the best growth opportunities, followed by water filters and membranes.

Consumer Water Purification & Air Cleaning Systems - Industry Market Research Study #2720

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for consumer water purification and air cleaning systems will rise 5.2 percent per year through 2014. Conventional filters will remain the dominant water purification system, while higher-value reverse osmosis and distillation systems will grow the fastest. Electrostatic filters will lead gains in the air cleaning segment.

Consumer Water Treatment Systems in China- Industry Market Research Study #3168

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for consumer water treatment systems in China will grow 17.0 percent yearly to 26.2 billion yuan in 2017. Point-of-use (POU) systems will remain the dominant product, while point-of-entry (POE) systems will grow the fastest. Membrane separation will remain the key technology.

Contract Cleaning Services - Industry Market Research Study #2886

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US revenues for contract cleaning services are forecast to rise 4.8 percent yearly to $68.3 billion in 2016. Interior cleaning services will continue to account for the largest share of sales, but revenue from exterior cleaning services will grow the fastest. The industrial, institutional and residential markets will offer above-average growth prospects.

Contract Cleaning Services- Industry Market Research Study #3371

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Revenues for contract cleaning services in the US will rise 3.2 percent annually to $65 billion in 2019. The dominant nonresidential market will benefit from an ongoing expansion in nonresidential floor space and number of businesses. However, the smaller residential market will grow the fastest. Exterior cleaning will be the fastest growing service.

Converted Flexible Packaging - Industry Market Research Study #2807

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for converted flexible packaging in the US will rise 3.8 percent annually through 2015. Pouches will lead gains based on continued conversions to stand-up pouches and healthy gains for flat pouches, along with lighter weight and reduced material use. Bags will remain the largest segment. Food markets will outpace nonfood uses.

Converted Flexible Packaging- Industry Market Research Study #3094

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for converted flexible packaging will rise 3.0 percent annually to $18.8 billion in 2017. Pouches will be the fastest growing type of flexible packaging, based on new applications and the advantage of lighter weight that can vastly reduce both production and transport costs. The food market will continue to outpace nonfood uses.

Converted Flexible Packaging- Industry Market Research Study #3333

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for converted flexible packaging will rise 3.3 percent annually to $20.7 billion in 2019. Pouches will experience above average gains, benefiting from the increased prevalence of value-added features. The nonfood packaging market will slightly outpace the dominant food packaging segment.

Corrosion Inhibitors - Industry Market Research Study #2994

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for corrosion inhibitors will rise 4.1 percent annually to $2.5 billion in 2017. The oil and gas industry's continued expansion of horizontal drilling and hydrofracturing well stimulation in shale formations will drive advances in demand. The fastest growth will occur in concrete and cement additives due to a rebound in construction spending.

Corrosion Inhibitors- Industry Market Research Study #3409

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes US demand for corrosion inhibitors. It presents historical demand data (2005, 2010 and 2015) and forecasts (2020 and 2025) by application (e.g., water treatment, process and product additives), market (e.g., petroleum refining, utilities, chemicals, oil and gas production, metals, pulp and paper) and product (e.g., organics, molybdates, nitrites, phosphates, phosphonates, silicates). The study also considers market environment factors, evaluates company market share, and profiles industry players.

Corrugated & Paperboard Boxes - Industry Market Research Study #2598

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US corrugated and paperboard box demand will rise 2.4 percent annually through 2014. Gains will be driven in part by higher-value types with better graphics capabilities, including folding cartons and corrugated boxes. Internet-based shopping will also support box demand. Durable goods will be the fastest growing market.

Corrugated & Paperboard Boxes - Industry Market Research Study #2868

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for corrugated and paperboard boxes is forecast to increase 2.3 percent annually to $36.5 billion in 2016. Corrugated and solid fiber boxes will remain the dominant segments and grow the fastest. Food and beverages will remain the largest market, while nonmanufacturing and durable goods markets lead gains.

Corrugated & Paperboard Boxes- Industry Market Research Study #3235

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US corrugated and paperboard box demand will rise 2.6 percent per year to $39.4 billion in 2018. Corrugated and solid fiber boxes will remain the largest and fastest growing product segment. The food and beverage market will remain dominant, based in part on more value-added boxes such as display ready and moisture-resistant types.

Corrugated & Paperboard Boxes- Industry Market Research Study #3398

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for corrugated and paperboard boxes in the US is forecast to increase 2.6 percent annually to $41.2 billion in 2020. E-commerce and retail-ready applications will drive growth for corrugated boxes while folding carton demand will be sustained by the foodservice and carryout and pharmaceutical markets.

Cosmeceuticals - Industry Market Research Study #2758

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for cosmeceutical products is expected to increase 5.8 percent annually through 2015. Injectables and skin care products will see the fastest growth, based on anti-aging benefits. Among chemicals, antioxidants will remain the largest category, while botanicals continue to see the fastest gains. This study analyzes the $6.5 billion US cosmeceuticals industry, with forecasts for 2015 and 2020 by product and chemical. The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles industry competitors.

Cosmetic & Toiletry Chemicals - Industry Market Research Study #2865

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for cosmetic and toiletry chemicals will rise 4.9 percent yearly to $9.4 billion in 2016. Botanical extracts will lead gains based on their favorable natural profile, which many consumers perceive as being more healthful and beneficial than synthetic chemicals. Emollients and moisturizers will be the fastest growing chemicals by function.

Cosmetic & Toiletry Containers in the US by Product and Market, 7th Edition- Industry Market Research Study #3477

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This Freedonia industry study analyzes the $4.6 billion US cosmetic and toiletry container industry.

Cosmetic Surgery Products - Industry Market Research Study #2712

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for cosmetic surgery products is expected to advance 7.4 percent annually through 2014, based on a return to growth in cosmetic procedures. Injectables will remain the largest and fastest growing segment, led by BOTOX COSMETIC, DYSPORT and newer types such as calcium hydroxylapatite.

Countertops - Industry Market Research Study #2788

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for countertops is forecast to advance 4.8 percent annually through 2015. Gains in the key residential market will be promoted by a rebound in housing completions and by increasing repair and improvement spending. Furthermore, growing interest in making homes more marketable will benefit higher-value countertop materials.

Countertops - Industry Market Research Study #3049

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for countertops is forecast to increase 5.1 percent per year to 750 million square feet in 2017. Natural stone and engineered stone will be among the fastest growing countertop materials, while laminates will remain the largest product category. The new residential building market will post the most rapid gains.

Countertops- Industry Market Research Study #3301

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for countertops in the US is forecast to increase 4.2 percent annually to 810 million square feet in 2019, valued at $29.3 billion. Engineered stone, natural stone and various niche surfaces will be the fastest growing countertop materials. The dominant residential market will offer the best growth opportunities.

Cups & Lids - Industry Market Research Study #2679

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for cups and lids will increase 4.4 percent per year through 2014, driven by expanding foodservice revenues and favorable prospects for food packaging cups. Value gains will be bolstered by increasing demand for environmentally friendly cups, such as cups made from higher-value biodegradable resins or recycled content.

Cups & Lids - Industry Market Research Study #2935

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for cups and lids is forecast to increase 4.1 percent per year to $8.9 billion in 2016. Although drinking cups will continue to dominate, the fastest gains are anticipated in the packaging cup segment due to solid outlooks for demand in key packaging cup-using markets such as yogurt, coffee and tea, and fresh fruits and vegetables.

Cups & Lids- Industry Market Research Study #3174

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for cups and lids will expand 4.4 percent per year to $10.0 billion in 2018. Packaging cups will experience the fastest gains based on convenience and single-serving advantages, as well as favorable consumption trends in several key applications. Lids will outpace cups due to more drinking cups using lids and heightened demand for costlier specialty lids.

Cups & Lids- Industry Market Research Study #3445

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Cups & Lids offers historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) plus forecasts (2020, 2025) by product for cups (drinking, food, packaging, portion, other) and lids (drinking, flexible, plastic), as well as by market (foodservice, food and beverage packaging, retail and other).

Custom Thermoplastic Compounding - Industry Market Research Study #2991

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes the US custom compounded thermoplastic industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 2002, 2007 and 2012 with forecasts for 2017 and 2022 by resin (e.g., polyvinyl chloride, engineering thermoplastics, polypropylene, polyethylene) and market (e.g., construction, motor vehicles, consumer and institutional). The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles industry players.

Custom Thermoplastic Compounding- Industry Market Research Study #3336

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for custom compounded thermoplastics will rise 3.2 percent annually to 10.6 billion pounds in 2019, valued at nearly $19 billion. The construction market will grow the fastest, nearly twice the pace of the next fastest growing market, wire and cable. Compounded thermoplastic PVC will continue to offer the best growth opportunities.

Decorative Laminates - Industry Market Research Study #2849

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for decorative laminates is forecast to advance 5.5 percent per year to 12.4 billion square feet in 2015. The cabinet market will remain the largest segment, while flooring will record the most rapid gains. Saturated papers will grow the fastest within the dominant low pressure overlays product segment, followed by decorative foils.

Decorative Laminates- Industry Market Research Study #3127

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for decorative laminates in the US will rise 4.1 percent per year to 11.9 billion square feet in 2018. Of the two largest markets, cabinets will outpace furniture based on a rebound in residential construction spending. Within the dominant low-pressure laminate segment, vinyl films and saturated papers will be the fastest growing types.

Decorative Laminates- Industry Market Research Study #3385

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for decorative laminates in the US is forecast to increase 2.5 percent annually to 11.6 billion square feet in 2020, valued at $6.8 billion. Thermoplastic films and saturated papers will be the fastest growing products, while low-basis weight papers will remain the largest segment. The cabinets and flooring markets will outpace furniture uses.

Decorative Tile - Industry Market Research Study #3014

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for decorative tile is forecast to rise 5.1 percent per year through 2017, reaching 3.0 billion square feet. Natural stone will overtake porcelain as the second largest tile type in area demand terms, while ceramic tiles remain dominant. Floors will remain the largest application and will grow the fastest, followed closely by walls.

Decorative Tile- Industry Market Research Study #3393

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for decorative tile is forecast to increase 3.5 percent annually to 3.1 billion square feet in 2020, valued at $6.1 billion. Porcelain will be the fastest growing tile material, while ceramic tile remains dominant. Flooring applications will remain dominant and grow the fastest. The residential market will outpace the nonresidential segment.

Degradable Plastics - Industry Market Research Study #2648

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for degradable plastics is forecast to rise 16.6 percent annually through 2014, driven by interest in environmentally friendly products. Polylactic acid (PLA) and starch-based plastics will remain the dominant types and see strong growth. Polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) will be the fastest growing type from a small base.

Dental Products & Materials- Industry Market Research Study #3359

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for dental products and materials will rise 3.4 percent yearly to $12.7 billion in 2019. Cosmetic and repair/restorative products will be the fastest growing professional products. Among consumer products, value-added formulations will drive the dominant toothpaste segment. Polymers, ceramics and minerals will lead gains in dental materials.

Disinfectant & Antimicrobial Chemicals - Industry Market Research Study #3043

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for disinfectant and antimicrobial chemicals in the US is forecast to rise 6.1 percent annually to $1.6 billion in 2017. Organosulfur compounds will see significant growth as antimicrobial agents in products such as water-based architectural paint, floor coverings, home textiles, and other construction materials.

Disposable Medical Supplies - Industry Market Research Study #2853

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US disposable medical supplies demand will rise 4.3 percent yearly to $46.7 billion in 2016. Syringes and inhalers, IV and urinary catheters, hemodialysis bloodlines, peritoneal dialysis kits, tissue sealants, biological wound dressings, Class IV garments and textiles, and blood glucose test strips will be among the fastest growing products.

Disposable Medical Supplies- Industry Market Research Study #3111

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for disposable medical supplies is forecasts to expand 4.1 percent annually to $49.3 billion in 2018. Drug delivery and related products will remain the fastest growing and largest single category. Among other supplies, safety enhanced devices and infection resistant nonwovens will see the most rapid growth.

Disposable Medical Supplies- Industry Market Research Study #3378

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for disposable medical supplies will rise 4.2 percent annually to $54.1 billion in 2020. Drug delivery products will remain the largest and fastest growing type, led by safety-enhanced devices for minimally invasive delivery of parenteral and inhalation medicines, and IV solutions. Home healthcare will remain the fastest growing market.

Drilling Products & Services - Industry Market Research Study #2655

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for drilling products and services will rise 8.1 percent annually through 2014, as oil and gas drilling activity benefit from relatively high oil prices and US efforts to reduce reliance on foreign energy sources. Services will account for most gains, driven mainly by the high cost of drilling marginal wells.

Drilling Products & Services- Industry Market Research Study #3286

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for oil and gas drilling products and services is forecast to increase to $71 billion in 2019, reflecting average annual gains of 3.0 percent. Services will remain the dominant segment while fluids will grow the fastest. The Eastern and Western US will be the fastest growing regional markets.

Drones (UAVs)- Industry Market Research Study #3408

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes the US drone industry. It presents historical supply and demand data (2005, 2010, and 2015) and forecasts (2020 and 2025) by product type (e.g., aerial vehicles, ground stations and controls, separately sold parts), drone type (e.g., fixed wing, rotorcraft, hybrid) and market (e.g., military, government, commercial, consumer). The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles industry players.

Drug Delivery Products - Industry Market Research Study #2829

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US drug delivery product demand will rise 7.4 percent yearly to $134 billion in 2015. Parenteral products will grow the fastest, led by monoclonal antibodies and polymer-encapsulated medicines. Other types expected to do well include prefilled dry powder and metered dose brachytherapy implants, and implantable drug delivery products.

Drug Delivery Products- Industry Market Research Study #3354

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for drug delivery products in the US will rise 6.1 percent yearly to $251 billion in 2019. Parenteral products will grow the fastest, driven by monoclonal antibodies and polymer-encapsulated medicines. Hormones and central nervous system agents will lead gains by application. Pen injectors and retractable prefillable syringes will pace devices.

Education Security Market- Industry Market Research Study #3401

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes the US education security market. It presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) and forecasts (2020, 2025) for electronic products (e.g., alarms, access controls, video surveillance, contraband detection), mechanical products (e.g., locks, security storage equipment, door security hardware), and services (e.g., guarding, alarm monitoring, systems integration, security consulting, pre-employment screening). The study also considers market environment factors, evaluates company market share and profiles industry players.

Elder Care Services - Industry Market Research Study #2965

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Revenues for the elder care services industry in the US will grow 5.2 percent per year through 2016 to $319.5 billion. Skilled nursing facilities will remain the largest segment, while home health care services and assisted living facilities see the most rapid growth. Medicaid will remain the largest payment source, while Medicare leads gains.

Elder Care Services- Industry Market Research Study #3214

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US revenues for elder care service providers are expected to grow 6.3 percent per year, approaching $400 billion in 2018. Home healthcare services will remain the second largest segment and the fastest growing. Skilled nursing facilities will see the slowest gains. Growth in nonprofit providers will outpace the dominant for-profit segment.

Electric Motors - Industry Market Research Study #3007

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for electric motors will increase at an accelerated rate of 4.6 percent annually through 2017 to $14.4 billion. AC motors will remain the largest segment while hermetic motors will grow the fastest. The heating and cooling equipment market will provide the best growth opportunities. Integral horsepower motors will outpace fractional horsepower types.

Electric Motors- Industry Market Research Study #3238

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US electric motor demand will rise 5.4 percent per year through 2018 to $16.2 billion. Growth in the dominant AC motors segment will outpace DC types. The motor vehicle market will grow the fastest and remain the largest category, followed by the heating/cooling and machinery markets. IHP electric motors will outpace FHP types in both value and volume terms.

Electric Power Transmission & Distribution Equipment- Industry Market Research Study #3256

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for electric power transmission and distribution (T&D) equipment is expected to rise 5.5 percent annually through 2019 to $33.4 billion. Switchgear and pole and transmission line hardware will be the fastest growing products. The residential sector and industrial and nonutility generators will be the fastest growing markets.

Electric Transmission & Distribution (T&D) Equipment - Industry Market Research Study #2761

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for electric transmission and distribution (T&D) equipment is forecast to climb 5.2 percent annually through 2015. Electric utilities will remain the dominant market, while the residential market and industrial/nonutility generators grow the fastest. Meters, molded case circuit breakers and nonutility transformers will be the fastest growing products.

Electric Transmission & Distribution Equipment- Industry Market Research Study #3029

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for electric power transmission and distribution (T&D) equipment is forecast to climb 4.8 percent annually to $30.4 billion in 2017. Electric meters will be the fastest growing type, driven by the ongoing development of the “smart grid.” Electric utilities will remain the largest market, while residential uses will grow the fastest.

Electronic Security Products- Industry Market Research Study #3321

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for electronic security products is forecast to grow 7.0 percent annually through 2019 to $16.2 billion. Technological advances will drive growth by boosting value demand via the incorporation of value-added features and by increasing market penetration. Video surveillance, access controls and alarms will be the fastest growing products.

Electronic Security Systems - Industry Market Research Study #2639

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Sales of electronic security products and systems in the US are expected to increase 9.3 percent annually through 2014. Access controls will remain the largest and fastest growing segment, followed by alarms and automotive security. The financial and office/lodging sectors will be the fastest growing markets.

Engineering Plastics- Industry Market Research Study #3242

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for engineering plastics in the US is expected to rise 2.6 percent per year to 5.1 billion pounds in 2019. Nylon, ABS, and polycarbonate will remain the three largest engineering plastics by volume, with nylon the fastest growing of the three. Smaller-volume engineering plastics such as polyphenylene sulfide, sulfone polymers, and fluoropolymers will grow the fastest.

Enzymes - Industry Market Research Study #2670

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for enzymes will rise 4.8 percent annually to 2014. Gains will be driven by continued expansion of higher-value specialty enzymes in pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, research and biotechnology, and biocatalysts. In the biofuels segment, growth will moderate as the industry transitions to cellulases for producing biomass ethanol.

Enzymes- Industry Market Research Study #3285

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Enzyme demand in the United States is forecast to increase 3.0 percent annually to $2.2 billion in 2019. Changes in the medical and pharmaceutical industries will result in strong gains in enzymes used in the research and biotechnology, in vitro diagnostics, and biocatalyst markets. Polymerases and nucleases will see the fastest gains among the main enzyme types.

Excipients - Industry Market Research Study #2736

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US excipients demand will advance 3.9 percent yearly through 2015, driven by continued growth in US pharmaceutical production and the increasing importance of excipients in drug formulation. Polymers will remain the top-selling type based on their use as fillers and binders in tablets. Fillers and diluents will remain the leading application and grow the fastest.

Excipients- Industry Market Research Study #3146

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for pharmaceutical excipients in the US is projected to rise 4.3 percent per year to $2.0 billion in 2018. Gains will accelerate as excipients play a larger role in bringing additional value to pharmaceutical products by improving properties such as controlled release or better absorption of active ingredients. Polymers and gelatin will be the fastest growing types.

Fencing - Industry Market Research Study #2682

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for fencing in the US is forecast to expand 2.9 percent yearly through 2014, based on a rebound in housing completions. Residential buildings will be the fastest growing market and remain the largest. Plastic and composite fencing will be the most rapidly growing material type.

Fencing - Industry Market Research Study #2921

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for fencing in the US is forecast to expand 7.1 percent per year to $8.3 billion in 2016, totaling 835 million linear feet. Gains will be supported by rising installation of high-value fences, such as ornamental metal and composite fencing. Plastic and composite, as well as concrete and other fencing will be the fastest growing types.

Fencing- Industry Market Research Study #3224

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for fencing will rise 7.0 percent per year to $9.0 billion in 2018, totaling 875 million linear feet. Metal will remain the dominant material while concrete fencing will grow the fastest. Plastic and composite fencing will continue taking market share from wood fencing. The nonresidential market will outpace the leading residential segment.

Fencing- Industry Market Research Study #3453

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Fencing presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) plus forecasts (2020, 2025) by product (metal, wood, concrete, plastic and composite, gates and accessories, other materials), market (residential, nonresidential buildings, nonbuilding, agricultural) and region of the US.

Fertilizers in China - Industry Market Research Study #2870

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for fertilizers in China is forecast to increase 3.3 percent per annum through 2015 to 262 million metric tons. Sales will be supported by growth in the amount of sown areas and rising rural incomes. Single-nutrient fertilizers will remain the dominant type, while multi-nutrient fertilizers will grow much faster.

Fiber Cement - Industry Market Research Study #3128

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US fiber cement demand is forecast to rise 8.5 percent annually through 2017 to 2.9 billion square feet, valued at $2.2 billion. The new residential market will grow the fastest as housing starts rise and home builders specify fiber cement siding and trim because it can look like brick and stone, and is perceived as more attractive than vinyl.

Fiber Cement- Industry Market Research Study #3348

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for fiber cement products is forecast to grow 6.0 percent annually through 2019 to 2.9 billion square feet, valued at $2.2 billion. Siding will remain the dominant application, while backerboard grows the fastest. Growth in the dominant residential market will continue to outpace the nonresidential segment.

Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Composites- Industry Market Research Study #3092

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) composites will climb 4.7 percent annually to 4.3 billion pounds in 2017, valued at $22.8 billion. Motor vehicles will remain the largest market while construction will grow the fastest as it rebounds from the 2007-2012 period. Both thermoset and thermoplastic FRP composites will grow at average annual rates.

Filters - Industry Market Research Study #2801

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

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.

Filters- Industry Market Research Study #3125

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US filter demand will rise 3.6 percent annually to $14.8 billion in 2018. Motor vehicles will remain the largest market, but will be outpaced by the industrial and manufacturing, consumer and utilities markets. Likewise, air and fluid filters will grow faster than internal combustion engine filters. The filter aftermarket will be aided by newer, more expensive products.

Filters in China - Industry Market Research Study #2740

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for filters in China is projected to grow 13.5 percent annually through 2014, supported by rapid growth in transportation equipment production and stocks, and by energy conservation and emission reduction regulations. Internal combustion engine filters will remain the dominant product segment and will post the strongest gains.

Filters in China - Industry Market Research Study #3190

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for filters in China will increase 14.0 percent per annum to 90.2 billion yuan in 2017. Motor vehicles and manufacturing will remain the largest markets, while the market for consumer filters will be expanded greatly by urbanization. Internal combustion engine (ICE) and related filters will be the largest and fastest growing product category.

Flame Retardants - Industry Market Research Study #2926

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US flame retardant demand will rise 6.0 percent yearly to 1.1 billion pounds in 2016. The shift toward lower cost non-halogenated types will be offset by their higher loading levels. Boron compounds will grow the fastest based on rapid gains in cellulosic insulation for new home building. Construction products will be the fastest growing market.

Flat Glass in China - Industry Market Research Study #2584

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for flat glass in China is forecast to increase 7.9 percent annually through 2013. Float glass will grow rapidly at the expense of lower quality sheet glass. High value fabricated glass (e.g., safety glass, insulating glass) will increasingly be used by consumers in place of lower value unfabricated glass.

Flat Glass in China - Industry Market Research Study #2930

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for flat glass in China is projected to increase 8.2 percent per year through 2016 to 3.4 billion square meters. Safety glass and insulating glass will be the fastest growing flat glass types. Solar energy and electronic displays will be the fastest growing markets, while the architectural market remains dominant.

Flavors & Fragrances - Industry Market Research Study #2732

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

The US market for flavors and fragrances is forecast to rise three percent annually through 2014. Advances will be fueled by consumer interest in more complex, exotic and authentic flavors and fragrances, as well as the increasing use of these products as marketing tools and product differentiators.

Flavors & Fragrances - Industry Market Research Study #3044

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

The US market for flavors and fragrances will grow 4.6 percent yearly to $7.1 billion in 2017. Flavor and fragrance blends will remain the largest categories based on rising demand and regular reformulation of goods that contain flavors and fragrances. Essential oils and natural extracts will be the fastest growing segment as more consumers favor natural ingredients.

Fluoropolymers - Industry Market Research Study #2938

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for fluoropolymers is forecast to increase 5.3 percent annually to $2.4 billion in 2016. Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) will remain the largest and most valuable segment, while polyvinyl fluoride (PVF) and polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) will grow the fastest. The construction and electrical/electronics markets will be the fastest growing outlets.

Fluoropolymers- Industry Market Research Study #3278

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for fluoropolymers will rise 5.3 percent per year to $2.3 billion in 2019, with volume totaling 180 million pounds. Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) will remain the largest value segment, while polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) and polyvinyl fluoride (PVF) will grow at the fastest rates. The construction and electrical/electronic markets will grow the fastest.

Food & Beverage Additives - Industry Market Research Study #2607

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for food and beverage additives is forecast to expand 3.5 percent annually through 2014. Flavor products and alternative sweeteners will remain the largest product types, while nutraceuticals (e.g., vitamins, minerals, herbal extracts, probiotics) will see the most rapid gains.

Food Containers: Rigid & Flexible - Industry Market Research Study #2754

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for food containers is forecast to increase three percent annually through 2015. Plastic containers and bags and pouches will be the fastest growing segments, continuing to supplant paperboard, metal and glass containers. Best market prospects include frozen specialties, snack foods, dairy products, and sauces and condiments.

Food Containers: Rigid & Flexible- Industry Market Research Study #3013

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US food container demand will rise 2.9 percent per year to $27.6 billion in 2017. The plastic container, and bag and pouch segments will grow the fastest based on further inroads into paperboard, metal, and glass containers. The best market prospects include snack foods, sauces and condiments, dairy products, and meat and related products.

Food Containers: Rigid & Flexible- Industry Market Research Study #3367

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes the US rigid and flexible food container industry. It presents historical demand data (2004, 2009 and 2014) and forecasts (2019 and 2024) by market (e.g., fruits and vegetables, dairy products, grain mill products, meat products, baked goods, sauces and condiments, snack foods, candy and confections, frozen specialties) and container/material type (e.g., bags and pouches, paperboard, plastic, metal, glass). The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles industry players.

Food Safety Products - Industry Market Research Study #2618

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US food safety product demand will rise 6.7 percent annually through 2014, driven by food safety concerns and regulations. The food and beverage processing market will remain dominant, led by the beverage segment. Disinfection and diagnostic products will continue as the most common types, while smart labels and tags will see the fastest growth.

Food Safety Products - Industry Market Research Study #2887

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for food safety products in the US is forecast to increase 7.3 percent annually to $4.5 billion in 2016. Smart labels and tags, and software and tracking systems will see the fastest gains by product, followed by diagnostic products. Food processing plants will remain the largest market, but will be slightly outpaced by other, smaller markets.

Foodservice Disposables - Industry Market Research Study #2787

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for foodservice disposables is expected to increase 4.1 percent annually through 2015. Packaging products will achieve the fastest gains, followed by serviceware, napkins and other products. Retail and vending will be the fastest growing market, while the eating and drinking places segment remains dominant.

Foodservice Disposables- Industry Market Research Study #3081

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for foodservice disposables is forecast to climb 3.6 percent per year to $19.7 billion in 2017. Packaging products such as containers and lids and domes will achieve the fastest gains and will remain the largest category. Eating and drinking places will remain the dominant market while the retail and vending segment will grow the fastest.

Foodservice Disposables- Industry Market Research Study #3313

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for foodservice disposables in the US is projected to increase 3.9 percent per year to $21.9 billion in 2019. Packaging will remain the most common product segment and will outpace serviceware, napkins and other foodservice disposables. Retail and vending will be the fastest growing market, while eating and drinking places will remain dominant.

Foodservice Packaging: Bulk & Portion Control- Industry Market Research Study #2642

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US foodservice packaging demand will climb 2.5 percent annually through 2014. Flexible packaging will outpace rigid based on cost, convenience and performance advantages. Restaurants other than quick service types will post the fastest growth within the dominant eating and drinking places market.

Frozen Food Packaging - Industry Market Research Study #2594

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for frozen food packaging will climb 3.7 percent yearly through 2013. Gains will be driven by the popularity of convenience-type foods, the prevalence of microwave ovens, and technological advances in packaging. Frozen food specialties and meat, poultry and seafood will be the fastest growing applications.

Gaskets & Seals - Industry Market Research Study #2884

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for gaskets and seals is forecast to increase 4.6 percent per annum to $9.6 billion in 2016. Compression packings, body seals and expanded graphite gaskets will register the strongest growth. The growing use of better-performing, higher-priced gaskets and seals will help drive value gains. The marine and rail segment will post the fastest market advances.

Gaskets & Seals- Industry Market Research Study #3226

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

The US market for gaskets and seals is expected to expand 3.8 percent annually through 2018 to $10.6 billion. Compression packings and molded seals and packings will be the fastest growing seals, while expanded graphite gaskets will be the most rapidly growing gasket products. The electrical and electronic products market will lead gains.

Gears - Industry Market Research Study #2593

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for gears and gear assemblies will rise 3.9 percent annually through 2013. Gains will be supported by rebounding levels of motor vehicle production, and by value gains from product improvements and upgrades such as transmissions with higher numbers of speeds. Vehicular gear assemblies will register the strongest growth.

Geosynthetics - Industry Market Research Study #2744

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for geosynthetics is projected to advance 6.8 percent annually through 2015. Nonwoven and woven/knit geotextiles will remain the dominant segment and offer good growth prospects, driven by construction and transportation infrastructure markets. Geonets will achieve the fastest gains from a much smaller base.

Geosynthetics - Industry Market Research Study #3003

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US geosynthetics demand is forecast to increase 6.6 percent per year to 1.3 billion square yards in 2017, spurred by improved spending on the construction of structures and roads. Geotextiles will remain the largest segment, while more application-specific products (e.g., geogrids, geonets, geosynthetic clay liners, geofoams) will grow the fastest.

Geosynthetics- Industry Market Research Study #3289

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for geosynthetics is forecast to rise 3.8 percent yearly to 1.3 billion square yards in 2019, valued at $2.5 billion. Nonwoven geotextiles will remain the dominant product by volume, while geomembranes will grow the fastest from a smaller base. The best market prospects will be in construction and transportation infrastructure.

Global Amines by Product, Market and Region, 3rd Edition- Industry Market Research Study #3475

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This Freedonia industry study analyzes the 6.1 million metric ton amines industry.

Global Emulsion Polymers Market by Product, Market and Country, 7th Edition- Industry Market Research Study #3461

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This Freedonia industry study analyzes the global emulsion polymers market, which totaled 10.2 million metric tons ($27.5 billion) in 2015. It presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) and forecasts (2020 and 2025) by product (acrylic, SB latex, vinyl acetate polymers) and market (paint & coatings, paper & paperboard coatings, adhesives, carpet backing).

Global Industrial Fasteners by Product and Market, 9th Edition- Industry Market Research Study #3482

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

The report covers industrial fastener demand by product and market along with a discussion of materials at the global level.

Green Building Materials - Industry Market Research Study #2733

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for green building materials is projected to expand thirteen percent annually through 2015. The largest value gains will be from concrete products featuring recycled content (e.g., fly ash, blast furnace slag), which will surpass floor coverings to become the largest green building material segment by 2015.

Green Building Materials - Industry Market Research Study #2995

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US green building materials demand is forecast to increase 11 percent annually to $86.6 billion in 2017. Permeable pavement and structural products (e.g., recycled concrete, FSC-certified lumber) will grow the fastest. Exterior products such as energy-efficient windows and green roofing will remain the largest segment.

Green Packaging - Industry Market Research Study #2721

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for green packaging will rise 3.9 percent annually through 2014, outpacing growth in overall packaging demand. The fastest gains are anticipated for degradable packaging -- from a relatively small base -- and for plastic recycled content packaging.

Hand Tools- Industry Market Research Study #3439

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Hand Tools presents historical data (2005, 2010 and 2015) plus forecasts (2020 and 2025) for supply and demand by product (edge tools, hand service tools, handsaws, other hand tools, parts and attachments), market (professional, consumer) and channel of distribution (home centers, direct sales and distribution, e-commerce, other). The study also considers market environment factors, assesses industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles US industry competitors.

Hard Surface Flooring - Industry Market Research Study #2789

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for hard surface flooring is forecast to rise 7.2 percent annually through 2015. Tile and laminate flooring will see the fastest gains, while vinyl flooring remains the largest segment. The nonresidential building market will outpace the residential building and transportation equipment segments.

Hard Surface Flooring - Industry Market Research Study #3037

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for hard surface flooring will rise 5.0 percent per year to 9.3 billion square feet in 2017. Vinyl will remain the largest product segment and will grow the fastest, followed by tile and wood. The residential market will outpace nonresidential uses, with remodeling and replacement applications remaining the largest segment.

Hard Surface Flooring- Industry Market Research Study #3284

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for hard surface flooring in the US is forecast to advance 6.1 percent per year to 11.3 billion square feet in 2019, valued at $16.7 billion. The key residential market will post the fastest growth, driven by gains in housing completions and a shift toward hard surface flooring in living and dining areas, where carpet has predominated.

High Performance Composites - Industry Market Research Study #2905

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for polymer materials containing advanced fiber reinforcements is forecast to rise almost 15 percent per year to $10.2 billion in 2016. Aerospace will remain the dominant and fastest growing market, followed by the energy market. Carbon will continue as the dominant and most rapidly growing fiber, followed by S-glass.

High Performance Composites- Industry Market Research Study #3438

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

High Performance Composites presents historical demand data for 2005, 2010 and 2015, plus forecasts for 2020 and 2025 by fiber type (carbon fiber, s-glass, aramid, other), market (aerospace, automotive and industrial, energy, defense and safety, consumer, construction, other) and resin (epoxy, thermoplastic, polyester, phenolic resin, other).

High-Performance Flat Glass - Industry Market Research Study #3034

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for high-performance flat glass products is forecast to rise 8.2 percent annually to $9.2 billion in 2017. Solar control glass such as low-emissivity (low-e) glass will grow the fastest, while security and safety glass will remain the largest product segment. Among other products, heads-up display windshields will post strong sales growth.

High-Temperature Plastics - Industry Market Research Study #3053

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for high-temperature plastics will rise 5.8 percent per year to $3.1 billion in 2017. Advances in the key fluoropolymers segment will trail the average growth rate, but these resins will continue to offer the best opportunities for growth. Polyketones, polyphenylene sulfide, and sulfone polymers will achieve the fastest gains from smaller bases.

Home & Garden Pesticides - Industry Market Research Study #2589

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US home and garden pesticide demand will rise 4.1 percent annually through 2013. Insecticides will remain the largest type based on concerns about insect-borne diseases and imported aggressive insects. Fungicides and other types will be the fastest growing segment. Household applications will outpace lawn and garden uses.

Home & Garden Pesticides - Industry Market Research Study #2947

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for home and garden pesticides is projected to increase 3.2 percent per year to $2.3 billion in 2016. Insecticides and fungicides will be the fastest growing types. Household applications will outpace lawn and garden uses, promoted by increased awareness of pest-borne diseases and by continued problems with aggressive insects.

Home & Garden Pesticides- Industry Market Research Study #3384

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for home and garden pesticides will grow 3.1 percent yearly to $2.4 billion in 2020. Insecticides will remain dominant while fungicides and other products such as animal repellents and rodenticides will grow the fastest. Household applications will remain the largest segment, but will be slightly outpaced by lawn and garden uses.

Home Medical Equipment- Industry Market Research Study #3141

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for home medical equipment will increase 8.2 percent annually to $12.6 billion in 2018, driven by technological advances and cost containment efforts. Remote monitoring and real-time systems based on telemedicine technology will be the fastest growing type. Home therapeutic equipment will remain the largest segment, with growth led by dialysis machinery.

Home Organization Products - Industry Market Research Study #2774

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for home organization products will rise 3.6 percent annually through 2015. Gains will be supported by new decorative and specialty home organization products and by strong growth in larger, more expensive closet and garage systems. Bins, baskets and totes will remain the largest segment while modular units grow the fastest.

Home Organization Products - Industry Market Research Study #3027

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for home organization products will increase 4.0 percent per year to $9.4 billion in 2017. Modular units will be the fastest growing product type and will surpass shelving as the second largest segment. Organization products used in garages and closets will be the fastest growing types by room.

Home Organization Products- Industry Market Research Study #3254

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for home organization products in the US is forecast to increase 3.5 percent per year through 2019 to $10.5 billion. Bins, baskets and totes will remain the largest product segment, while modular units will grow the fastest. Garages will be the fastest growing room in which organization products are used.

HVAC Equipment - Industry Market Research Study #2813

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand in the US for heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment is projected to increase 5.1 percent annually through 2015. Unitary air conditioners will offer the best opportunities in the cooling system market. Heat pumps will remain the largest type of heating equipment, and grow the fastest within that segment.

HVAC Equipment- Industry Market Research Study #3261

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for HVAC equipment in the US will rise 6.8 percent annually through 2019 to $20.4 billion. Warm air furnaces and heat pumps will grow the fastest, while unitary air conditioners will remain the top segment. The residential market will outpace the dominant nonresidential segment. Geothermal will be the fastest growing HVAC fuel source.

Implantable Medical Devices - Industry Market Research Study #2595

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for implantable medical devices will increase 8.3 percent annually through 2014. Gains will be driven by the development of next generation devices based on new technologies and improved materials. Spinal implants, cardiac stents and orthobiologics will be among the fastest growing product categories.

Implantable Medical Devices - Industry Market Research Study #2852

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for implantable medical devices is forecast to increase 7.7 percent annually to $52 billion in 2015. Orthopedic implants will remain the largest segment and be one of the fastest growing. Pacing devices will lead gains among cardiovascular implants. Other implants expected to do well include neurostimulators and drug implants.

In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) Packaging- Industry Market Research Study #3421

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 
In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) Packaging provides historical data (2005, 2010 and 2015) plus forecasts (2020 and 2025) by product (primary containers, IVD packaging accessories) and application. In addition, the study assesses key market environment factors, analyzes the industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 25 US industry participants, including Becton Dickinson, Gerresheimer, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Duran Group and Corning.
In Vitro Diagnostic Products - Industry Market Research Study #2923

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for in vitro (IVD) diagnostic products will rise 6.1 percent annually to $24.7 billion in 2016. Molecular diagnostic products will grow the fastest due to their advantages in the detection of infectious diseases, tumors and genetic disorders. Hospital labs will continue to comprise the largest and most diverse market.

Industrial & Institutional (I&I) Cleaning Chemicals - Industry Market Research Study #2916

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand in the US for industrial and institutional (I&I) cleaning chemicals will increase 3.7 percent per year to $11 billion in 2016. Disinfectants and sanitizers and hand cleansers will be the fastest growing products. The manufacturing market will lead gains, driven by the food and beverage processing and fabricated metals processing segments.

Industrial & Institutional (I&I) Cleaning Chemicals- Industry Market Research Study #3148

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for industrial and institutional (I&I) cleaning chemicals in the US is forecast to rise more than three percent per year through 2018 to $11.5 billion. Disinfectants and sanitizers will be the fastest growing product segment. The commercial market will remain dominant while the institutional and government market will see the most rapid gains.

Industrial & Institutional (I&I) Cleaning Chemicals- Industry Market Research Study #3424

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes the US I&I cleaning chemical market. It presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) plus forecasts (2020, 2025) by market (industrial, commercial, institutional), product and raw material (biocides, solvents, chlor-alkalis, surfactants, phosphates, other). This study also considers key market environment factors, assesses the industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 39 competitors in the US industry, including Clorox, Ecolab, Procter & Gamble, Sealed Air (Diversey Care) and Zep.

Industrial & Institutional Cleaning Chemicals - Industry Market Research Study #2683

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for industrial and institutional (I&I) cleaning chemicals will increase four percent annually through 2014. Disinfectants and sanitizers will be the fastest growing type as the food industry faces tighter safety requirements. General purpose cleaners and floor care cleaners will remain the largest segments. This study analyzes the $8.8 billion US I&I cleaning chemical industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1999, 2004 and 2009, and forecasts for 2014 and 2019 by market (e.g., commercial, manufacturing, institutional and government), product (e.g., general purpose cleaners, floor care products, warewashing detergents, disinfectants and sanitizers) and raw material (e.g., chlor-alkalis, surfactants, solvents). The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 43 industry players, including Ecolab, Diversey and Clorox.

Industrial Controls in China - Industry Market Research Study #2817

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for industrial controls in China is projected to rise 13.6 percent annually through 2015 to 259 billion yuan. Advanced control products will continue to rise faster than conventional controls. Electrical and electronic equipment will be the fastest growing market, supported in part by the increasing penetration of industrial controls in this segment.

Industrial Fasteners- Industry Market Research Study #3095

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for industrial fasteners will rise 4.3 percent yearly to $14.8 billion. Alternative joining methods such as adhesives, clinching and welding will prevent further gains. The OEM market will outpace the MRO market, leading to demand for standard fasteners outpacing that for aerospace-grade products. Construction will be the fastest growing market.

Industrial Fasteners- Industry Market Research Study #3413

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes US demand for industrial fasteners. It presents historical data (2005, 2010, and 2015) and forecasts (2020 and 2025) by type (e.g., standard screws, standard bolts, conventional nuts, rivets, washers, application-specific, aerospace-grade) and market (e.g., original equipment manufacturing, maintenance/repair/operations, construction). The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles industry players.

Industrial Rubber Products - Industry Market Research Study #2620

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

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.

Industrial Rubber Products- Industry Market Research Study #3305

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for industrial rubber products is forecast to rise 3.4 percent annually to $24.4 billion in 2019. Roofing and other products will be the fastest growing segments. Construction and machinery will be the fastest growing markets. Original equipment manufacturing (OEM) demand will outpace maintenance/repair/operations (MRO) sales.

This study analyzes the $20.6 billion US industrial rubber product industry. It presents historical demand data (2004, 2009 and 2014) and forecasts (2019 and 2024) by raw material (e.g., thermoset rubber, thermoplastic elastomers), product (e.g., mechanical rubber goods, rubber hose, rubber belts, rubber roofing) and market (e.g., OEM, MRO, machinery, motor vehicles, construction, aerospace).

Industrial Valves- Industry Market Research Study #3234

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for industrial valves in the US will rise 4.9 percent yearly to $19.8 billion in 2018. The construction market will grow the fastest, as both residential and nonresidential segments rebound at double-digit rates. However, process manufacturing will remain the largest valve market. Demand for automatic valves will outpace standard valve sales.

Infection Prevention Products & Services - Industry Market Research Study #2783

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for infection prevention products and services is forecast to rise 4.9 percent annually through 2015. Safety-enhanced medical devices and medical waste disposal supplies will be the fastest growing products, while protective apparel and textiles remain the largest segment. The services sector will be led by medical waste disposal and contract sterilization.

Infection Prevention Products & Services- Industry Market Research Study #3162

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for infection prevention products and services will expand 4.8 percent annually to $24.6 billion in 2018. Safety enhanced medical devices and infectious waste disposal items will be the fastest growing supplies, while protective apparel and textiles remain the largest segment. Infection prevention services will outpace both supplies and equipment.

Infection Prevention Products & Services- Industry Market Research Study #3403

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for infection prevention products and services will rise 4.9 percent annually to $27.6 billion in 2020. Medical waste disposal supplies and safety-enhanced medical devices will be the fastest growing products. Infection prevention services such as infectious waste disposal and contract sterilization will outpace supplies and equipment.

Insulated Wire & Cable - Industry Market Research Study #3036

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for insulated wire and cable is projected to increase 5.8 percent per year through 2017 to $29.2 billion. The recovering US construction industry will benefit building and power wire and cable. Fiber optic cable demand will remain strong, driven by “last mile” telecom upgrades from remaining copper coaxial cable infrastructure.

Insulated Wire & Cable- Industry Market Research Study #3260

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US insulated wire and cable demand will rise 6.0 percent annually to $27 billion in 2019. Building wire and cable will remain the largest product segment and will be by far the fastest growing, followed by power and fiber optic wire and cable. Construction will be the fastest growing market, surpassing electrical equipment to become the largest segment.

Insulation - Industry Market Research Study #2628

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for insulation materials will rise 7.4 percent annually through 2014, driven by a recovery in residential construction. Fiberglass insulation will offer the best growth opportunities and will surpass foamed plastic as the largest segment in value terms by 2014. Cellulose insulation will post the fastest growth from a small base.

Insulation - Industry Market Research Study #2858

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for insulation is forecast to rise 7.8 percent annually to $8.9 billion in 2016. The residential market will post the most rapid gains, advancing at a double-digit pace as housing starts rebound. Fiberglass insulation will remain the market leader, while radiant barrier/reflective insulation and cellulose grow the fastest from smaller bases.

Insulation- Industry Market Research Study #3109

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for insulation is projected to advance 7.6 percent annually to $10.3 billion in 2017. The residential market will see double-digit annual gains based on a strong rebound in housing starts. Fiberglass insulation will remain the market leader and grow the fastest, followed in growth rates by reflective/radiant and cellulose types.

Insulation- Industry Market Research Study #3332

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US insulation demand will rise 6.6 percent annually through 2019 to $10.3 billion. The residential market will grow the fastest, while the nonresidential market will recover from recent declines. Fiberglass and foamed plastic insulation will continue to claim the vast majority of the market, with foamed plastic growing slightly faster than fiberglass.

Insulation in China - Industry Market Research Study #2617

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Consumption of insulation materials in China will grow 8.2 percent annually through 2013, driven by rising building construction spending and manufacturing activity. Foamed plastic will remain the dominant product segment and post the fastest growth. Nonresidential building construction will be the fastest growing market.

Insulation in China - Industry Market Research Study #2932

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for insulation materials in China is projected to grow 9.4 percent per annum through 2016 to 65.7 billion yuan. Foamed plastic will remain the dominant product while mineral wool and fiberglass will grow the fastest from small bases. Residential and nonresidential building construction will be the fastest growing markets.

Janitorial Equipment & Supplies - Industry Market Research Study #2770

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for janitorial equipment and supplies is forecast to grow 2.2 percent annually through 2015, an improvement over the 2005-2010 decline. Manual cleaning products will see the fastest gains of any major segment, driven by microfiber cloths, wipes, wet mops and squeegees. Institutional buildings will be the fastest growing market.

Janitorial Equipment & Supplies- Industry Market Research Study #3086

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for janitorial equipment and supplies (excluding chemical and most household-grade products) will advance 1.7 percent per year through 2017 to $7.2 billion. Manual cleaning products and bags and containers will be the fastest growing types. The institutional buildings and residential markets will offer the best growth opportunities.

Janitorial Equipment & Supplies- Industry Market Research Study #3311

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for janitorial equipment and supplies will rise 2.2 percent annually through 2019 to $7.1 billion, driven by pent-up demand for automated floor cleaning equipment. Office and institutional buildings will remain the largest and fastest growing markets. In-house purchasers will remain dominant, but will be outpaced by contract cleaners.

Labels - Industry Market Research Study #2784

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US label shipments will rise 4.8 percent annually through 2015. Pressure sensitive labels will remain dominant, but will continue to face growing competition from stretch sleeve, heat-shrink, in-mold and other labeling methods. Paper will remain by far the leading stock material, but will continue to lose market share to plastic.

Labels - Industry Market Research Study #3057

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Label demand in the US is projected to climb 4.2 percent annually to $19.1 billion in 2017. Paper will continue to account for the majority of label stock, but plastic stock will continue to capture share from paper in a broad range of label applications based on aesthetic and performance advantages.

Labels- Industry Market Research Study #3291

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US label demand will rise 3.8 percent annually to $19.7 billion in 2019. In-mold, stretch sleeve and heat-shrink labels will grow the fastest. Digital printing will continue to displace traditional label printing methods. Primary packaging will remain the largest function, while secondary labeling and mailing/shipping labels will pace gains.

Lamps - Industry Market Research Study #2773

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for lamps is projected to decline nearly two percent annually in unit terms through 2015, due to regulations which effectively ban incandescent lamps starting in 2012. Halogen lamps, which are the most similar to incandescent lamps in cost and light quality, will grow the fastest. However, light emitting diodes (LEDs) will pose a serious threat to lamp demand in the long term.

Lamps - Industry Market Research Study #3054

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for lamps is forecast to be restrained in unit terms, due to a ban on the manufacture and sale of most general service incandescent lamps by 2014. More expensive halogen lamps and high intensity discharge (HID) lamps will be the fastest growing products, causing total lamp demand to contract only slightly in value terms to $7.2 billion in 2017.

Landscaping Products - Industry Market Research Study #2747

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for landscaping products is projected to increase 7.6 percent per year through 2015, as sales post a strong improvement from a reduced 2010 base. Concrete products and other hardscapes will see the fastest growth, while decorative products (e.g., water features, lighting, bird and wild animal products) remain the largest segment.

Landscaping Products - Industry Market Research Study #3045

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for landscaping products is projected to grow 6.9 percent per year through 2017 to $6.5 billion. Hardscape products will grow the fastest, driven by demand for patios and other features of outdoor rooms. The residential market will be the fastest growing segment, driven by a strong rebound in new home construction.

Landscaping Products- Industry Market Research Study #3300

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for landscaping products in the United States is forecast to grow 5.3 percent per year to $8.2 billion in 2019. Decorative products will remain the largest segment, while hardscape products will continue as the fastest growing. Environmental concerns will favor products such as solar lighting and permeable pavers.

Large Diameter Pipe - Industry Market Research Study #2745

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for large diameter pipe will rise 6.2 percent per year through 2015. The storm and sanitary sewer market will remain the leading outlet while water transmission and drainage pipe will be the fastest growing. Ductile iron, concrete and HDPE pipe will be the fastest growing material types.

Large Diameter Pipe - Industry Market Research Study #2974

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US large diameter pipe demand will rise 6.2 percent yearly through 2016 to 197 million feet. Storm and sanitary sewers will remain the leading market, while drainage and water transmission will grow the fastest. Concrete pipe will rebound from a depressed base to be the fastest growing material, while HDPE will surpass steel as the most common type.

Law Enforcement & Guarding Equipment- Industry Market Research Study #3431

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Law Enforcement & Guarding Equipment presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) plus forecasts (2020, 2025) by product (duty gear, video surveillance cameras, communications equipment, body armor and riot gear, other electronic equipment, vehicle equipment, other safety equipment) and by regional US market.

Lawn & Garden Consumables - Industry Market Research Study #2635

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for packaged lawn and garden consumables will grow 4.5 percent annually through 2014. Seeds and growing media will be the fastest growing products. The large residential segment will benefit from solid participation in home lawn care and food gardening.

Lawn & Garden Consumables - Industry Market Research Study #2891

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US packaged lawn and garden consumables demand will rise 3.3 percent yearly to $8.8 billion in 2016. Pesticides and fertilizers will remain the top segments, with fertilizers, seeds and growing media the fastest growing. Organic formulations will outpace conventional types, but from a much smaller base.

Lawn & Garden Consumables- Industry Market Research Study #3183

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for packaged lawn and garden consumables will rise 3.4 percent annually to $9.0 billion in 2018. Fertilizer will remain the largest type while growing media and seeds will increase the fastest. Organic formulations will outpace the dominant conventional segment, albeit from a small base.

Lawn & Garden Consumables- Industry Market Research Study #3422

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Lawn & Garden Consumables presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, 2015) plus forecasts (2020, 2025) by product (fertilizers, pesticides, growing media, seeds, mulch, other), market (residential, government & institutional, commercial & industrial, golf course, other), application (lawn & turf care, gardens & borders, other), end user (consumer/DIY, professional) and US region. In addition, the study assesses market environment factors, analyzes industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 36 industry competitors.

LEDs & High Efficiency Lighting- Industry Market Research Study #3068

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes the US light-emitting diode (LED) and high efficiency lighting industry. It presents historical demand data for 2002, 2007, and 2012, and forecasts for 2017 and 2022 by product (e.g., LEDs, high efficiency fluorescent lamps, high efficiency high intensity discharge lamps), market (e.g., building, outdoor lighting, motor vehicle, consumer), and US region. The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share, and profiles industry players.

Lighting Fixtures - Industry Market Research Study #2625

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Lighting fixture demand in the US is forecast to grow 4.8 percent annually through 2014. The fastest gains will occur in the motor vehicle and residential markets, which will increase at double-digit rates from depressed 2009 levels. LED-based lighting fixtures will provide exceptionally strong growth, especially in nonportable types.

Lighting Fixtures - Industry Market Research Study #2862

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for lighting fixtures in the US will increase 7.5 percent annually to $25.3 billion in 2016. Gains will be driven by an expected recovery in building construction activity and improved outlook for motor vehicle production. Demand will also benefit from the greater use of fixtures designed for energy-efficient light sources such as LEDs.

Lighting Fixtures- Industry Market Research Study #3136

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for lighting fixtures in the US will rise 7.7 percent annually to $32.5 billion in 2018. The dominant construction market will be the fastest growing segment, as it rebounds from the decline of the 2008-2013 period. Nonportable fixtures will remain the dominant product category and will grow rapidly, at a slightly faster annual rate than portable lighting.

Lightweight Automotive Materials in North America- Industry Market Research Study #3153

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

North American demand for lightweight automotive materials will rise 5.2 percent annually to 22.3 billion pounds in 2018. Gains will be driven mainly by increasingly strict automobile fuel economy mandates. The dominant metals segment (e.g., aluminum, high-strength steel) will outpace polymers and composites. This study analyzes the 17.3 billion pound North American lightweight automotive materials industry. It presents historical demand data for 2003, 2008 and 2013, and forecasts for 2018 and 2023 by material (e.g., aluminum, high-strength steel, metal powders, magnesium, engineering plastics, polypropylene, thermoplastic elastomers, polyurethanes, rubber, composites) and application (e.g., engine and mechanical, exterior and structural, interior). The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 41 industry competitors, including Alcoa, Aleris International and SABIC Innovative Plastics.

Lubricant Additives - Industry Market Research Study #3020

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for lubricant additives is forecast to increase 4.3 percent annually to nearly $3.9 billion in 2017. Deposit control additives will remain the largest product segment. Friction modifiers and antioxidants will be the fastest growing additives as rising treat rates offset weak demand for automotive lubricants.

Lubricants - Industry Market Research Study #2677

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for lubricants will reverse recent declines, supported by a turnaround in motor vehicle production, an acceleration in the number of automobiles in use, and increased manufacturing output. Higher-quality Group II/II+ and Group III basestocks, as well as synthetic types, will increase their share of the market.

Lubricants- Industry Market Research Study #3143

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US lubricant demand will rise less than one percent annually to 2.5 billion gallons in 2018, valued at $27.5 billion. Although growth will be modest, this will be a reversal of an outright drop in demand between 2008 and 2013. Improved efficiency and less frequent oil replacement will be a common trend throughout light vehicle and other lubricant markets.

Lubricants- Industry Market Research Study #3394

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study analyzes the US lubricant industry. It presents historical demand data (2005, 2010 and 2015) and forecasts (2020 and 2025) by basestock (e.g., petroleum, synthetic, re-refined, bio-based), formulation, product (e.g., engine oils, process oils, transmission and hydraulic fluids, metalworking fluids, general industrial oils, gear oils, greases) and market (e.g., light vehicles, commercial and industrial, transportation equipment, manufacturing). The study also considers market environment factors, evaluates company market share and profiles industry competitors.

Machine Tools in China - Industry Market Research Study #2757

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Machine tool demand in China will rise 14.2 percent annually through 2014, bolstering the country's position as the largest machine tool consumer and producer. The dominant metal cutting machine segment will slightly outpace metal forming types. The transportation equipment market will grow the fastest.

Machine Tools in China - Industry Market Research Study #3090

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for machine tools in China is forecast to increase 9.2 percent per annum to ¥600 billion in 2017. Both metal cutting and forming machine tools and machine tool accessories will grow at a similarly strong pace. Transportation equipment and electrical/electronic equipment manufacturing will be the fastest growing markets.

Meat, Poultry & Seafood Packaging - Industry Market Research Study #2753

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for meat, poultry and seafood packaging will increase three percent annually through 2015. Flexible packaging will continue to outpace rigid types, bolstered by good opportunities for high barrier film and pouches. The ready-to-eat market will grow the fastest, driven by the growing range of prepared foods in the retail sector.

Meat, Poultry & Seafood Packaging - Industry Market Research Study #3028

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for meat, poultry, and seafood packaging is forecast to increase 3.2 percent annually to $9.7 billion in 2017. Flexible packaging will outpace rigid, based on solid prospects for pouches and high barrier film. Poultry will be the fastest growing packaging application based on poultry's low cost and good nutritional profile.

Meat, Poultry & Seafood Packaging- Industry Market Research Study #3263

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for meat, poultry, and seafood packaging will rise 3.8 percent annually to $10.9 billion in 2019. Flexible packaging will outpace rigid based on performance and sustainability advantages of pouches and high barrier films. Fresh and frozen will remain the dominant market, while the ready-to-eat segment will grow the fastest.

Mechanical Security Products- Industry Market Research Study #3387

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Sales of mechanical security products in the US will rise 5.4 percent yearly through 2020 to $6.1 billion, driven by the large lock segment as it benefits from continued gains in building construction spending. Door security hardware will grow at an above average rate. The government/institutional and office/lodging markets will grow the fastest.

Medical & Dental Adhesives & Sealants- Industry Market Research Study #3390

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for medical and dental adhesives and sealants in the US is forecast to rise 5.1 percent annually to $2.1 billion in 2019, driven mainly by an aging population. Internal medical uses will remain the dominant and fastest growing application. The larger natural product segment will continue to outpace synthetic types.

Medical Imaging Products- Industry Market Research Study #3315

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for medical imaging products will rise 5.8 percent yearly to $31.9 billion in 2019. Computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) products will lead gains, followed by nuclear medicine products. Good prospects also exist for picture archiving and communications systems (PACS) as patient data networks are upgraded.

Medical Implants in the US (Orthopedic, Cardiac & Other), 6th Edition- Industry Market Research Study #3465

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

This study presents historical demand data (2005, 2010 and 2015) plus forecasts (2020 and 2025) for orthopedic (e.g., reconstructive joint replacements, spinal implants, orthobiologics), cardiac (e.g., stents and related implants, pacing devices) and other medical implants (e.g., gastroenterologicals, urologicals, cosmetics).

Membrane Separation Technologies - Industry Market Research Study #2632

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for membrane materials will rise 8 percent per year through 2014. Nonpolymeric membranes will outpace the dominant polymeric segment. Ultrafiltration and reverse osmosis types will be the fastest growing. Chemical processing and pharmaceutical/medical markets will offer the best opportunities.

Membrane Separation Technologies - Industry Market Research Study #2872

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for membranes in the US is expected to increase 7.7 percent per year to $5.4 billion in 2016, driven by water and wastewater regulations. Polymeric membranes will remain the dominant material. Microfiltration membranes will continue as the largest product segment, while reverse osmosis and ultrafiltration membranes will grow the fastest.

Membrane Separation Technologies- Industry Market Research Study #3219

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for membranes in the US will rise 7.9 percent per year through 2018 to $6.2 billion. Microfiltration will remain the largest category, while pervaporation will grow the fastest. The municipal water treatment market will be driven by replacement demand and desalination plants. The ultrapure water and wastewater treatment segments will see the fastest gains.

Metal Powders - Industry Market Research Study #2811

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US metal powder demand will grow 6.2 percent annually to $4.8 billion in 2015, driven primarily by increased output in several key industries. Ferrous metal powders will outpace nonferrous types in volume terms, but nonferrous metal powders will remain dominant in value terms. The fastest growing types include tungsten, nickel and ferrous metal powders.

Midstream Oil & Gas Equipment- Industry Market Research Study #3376

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for equipment used in midstream oil and gas applications in the US is expected to decline to $10.5 billion in 2019 as low oil and gas prices limit production growth and US midstream infrastructure becomes better adapted to the recent shifts in domestic energy production.

Molding & Trim - Industry Market Research Study #2729

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for molding and trim is forecast to grow ten percent annually through 2014, driven by a rebound in new residential construction expenditures. Despite competition from plastics and wood-plastic composites, wood will remain the leading material. Other products such as exterior trim will outpace molding and stairwork.

Molding & Trim - Industry Market Research Study #2976

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

US demand for molding and trim is forecast to rise nearly 11 percent per year to $9.0 billion in 2016, driven by a sharp rebound in housing and building construction. Stairwork will be the fastest growing product, while engineered wood the fastest growing material. The dominant residential market will vastly outpace growth in the nonresidential sector.

Molding & Trim in the US by Material, Product, Market and Region, 6th Edition- Industry Market Research Study #3474

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 
This Freedonia industry study analyzes the $7.5 billion US molding & trim industry. It presents historical demand data (2005, 2010, and 2015) and forecasts (2020 and 2025) by material (wood, plastic, metal, engineered wood, precast concrete, fiber cement, wood-plastic composite, synthetic stone veneers, plaster), product (interior molding, stairwork, exterior trim), market (residential, nonresidential), and Census region (Northeast, Midwest, South, West).
Motorcycles in China - Industry Market Research Study #2658

Market Size, Market Leaders, Demand Forecast, Sales, Market Research, Industry Trends, Company Profiles 

Demand for motorcycles in China will grow 7.6 percent annually through 2014. Electric motorcycles will surpass gas types as the largest segment in units. New regulations for electric motorcycles will favor lighter vehicles such as mopeds while discouraging electric scooters and three-wheeled trikes.

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