US industrial rubber product demand will reach $17.5 billion in 2010, aided by higher aftermarket volume and more expensive parts designed for hotter temperatures. Rubber roofing membranes and rubber belts will grow the fastest while rubber mechanical goods remain dominant. The aerospace and other transportation market holds the best prospects.
This study analyzes the US industrial rubber product industry. It presents historical demand data (1995, 2000 and 2005) and forecasts to 2010 and 2015 by industrial rubber material, product (e.g., mechanical goods, hose, belts, roofing, flooring and wall coverings, rollers and roll coverings, sheet and film); and market.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 42 major players including Tomkins, Cooper-Standard Automotive, Goodyear Tire & Rubber, Bridgestone, Carlisle, and GDX Automotive.