Unlike many other sectors, which have seen dramatic declines in commercial investment due to the pandemic, telcos ramped up 5G expansion efforts in 2020 as the world went into lockdown, and flooded the internet.

39% of consumers surveyed nationally by the Freedonia Group in December 2020 reported undertaking home improvement projects because of changes associated with the pandemic.

Among lawn and garden consumables, the fastest growth through 2024 is expected for seeds, growing media, and mulch.

As global construction and manufacturing industries renormalize, demand for power tools is expected to recover quickly in 2021 and beyond.

The next three years are projected to see the global brick and tile siding market build itself back up as the industry.

Homebuilding activity in the Africa/Mideast region will be driven by urban population growth, increased standards of living, and healthy economic expansion.

Rigid PVC continues to dominate plastic conduit demand, but flexible HDPE conduit has seen increasing use.

Home and garden pesticide producers face persistent challenges – both regulatory and in public perception – due to the inherently hazardous nature of their products.

As COVID-19 is expected to continue impacting daily habits at least through 2021, the $9 billion US lawn and garden consumables market will continue to benefit from people spending more time at home.

Like many industries in 2020, the global residential siding market faced severe and unexpected challenges due to the coronavirus pandemic.