Worldwide demand growth for steel pipe will be paced by continued strong increases in developing markets through 2019. The pace of gains will decelerate from that of the 2009-2014 period as construction activity slows in China and other developing countries, and as oil and gas exploration moderates in North America after a period of rapid growth.
Sales gains for air and fluid filters in the US will be fueled by further strength in manufacturing activity and construction expenditures, as well as by rising consumer concern with domestic indoor air quality and tap water purity.
This report forecasts total world demand in 2019 for steel pipe by market and major world region in metric tons.
This report forecasts total world demand in 2020 for building plaster by market and major world region in metric tons.
This report forecasts total world demand in 2020 for drywall by market and major world region in square meters, as well as by region in metric tons.
Global demand for air and fluid filters will be promoted by advances in manufacturing activity, as well as ongoing investments in water, wastewater, and power generation infrastructure.
This report forecasts total world demand in 2020 for air and fluid filters by product, market, and major world region in US dollars at the manufacturers' level.
Increases in Roof Installation Activity to Spur Distributors’ Sales. US roofing distribution sales growth will be driven by the roofing industry’s increasing reliance on small - and medium-sized contractors to perform roof installation and repair jobs.
Distributors play a major role in selling roofing in the US. While four firms account for more than half of all sales, a large number of smaller retailers also play key roles in the market.
Siding distributors play an important role in the US siding industry. Construction professionals are increasingly subcontracting siding installation work out to small- and medium-sized contractors.