US roofing demand will reach 278 million squares in 2010. The nonresidential construction market will offer the best growth opportunities, with the office/commercial and institutional segments seeing above-average gains. Plastic (thermoplastic polyolefin, spray-applied) and metal (panels, tiles, shingles) will be the fastest growing roofing materials.
This study analyzes the $12.7 billion US roofing industry. It presents historical demand data (1995, 2000 and 2005) and forecasts to 2010 and 2015 by roofing product (e.g., asphaltic, coal tar, standard roofing felts, modified bitumen membranes, metal, elastomeric, tile, thermoplastic olefins, polyvinyl chloride, spray polyurethane foams, wood shingles and shakes, composite and recycled, green, photovoltaic), market and US region.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 34 major producers GAFMC, CertainTeed, Owens Corning, Firestone Building Products, ElkCorp, Johns Manville, TAMKO Building Products, Boral, Carlisle SynTec, and NCI Building.