Insulation: United States

This report forecasts to 2022 US insulation demand and production in nominal US dollars at the manufacturer level. Total demand is segmented by material in terms of: foamed plastic; fiberglass; mineral wool; and other materials such as cellulose, reflective insulation, radiant barriers, perlite, and vermiculite. Total demand is also segmented by market as follows: residential buildings; nonresidential buildings; industrial and plant equipment; HVAC/air distribution equipment; transportation equipment; and other markets such as appliances, packaging, and furniture.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand is provided in annual series from 2007 to 2017; production and the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2007, 2012, and 2017.

Demand in value terms is shown at the manufacturer level and excludes distributor and retailer markups. Both thermal and acoustic insulation are included in the scope of this report.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading suppliers, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
321219 Reconstituted Wood Product Mfg
326140 Polystyrene Foam Product Mfg
326150 Urethane & Other Foam Product Mfg, Excluding Polystyrene
327992 Ground or Treated Mineral & Earth Mfg
327993 Mineral Wool Mfg

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