Security & Safety Glass: United States

This report forecasts US security and safety glass demand in square feet and US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2017. Total demand in dollars is segmented by product in terms of safety, ballistic, hurricane, fire-rated, and burglary resistant. Total demand in dollars is also segmented by market as follows: vehicular, nonresidential architectural, and residential architectural.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand in square feet is provided in an annual series from 2002 to 2012; the various segments are reported in dollars at five-year intervals for 2007 and 2012. An Industry Overview section defines products and markets, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and provides pertinent background on
environmental and regulatory issues, and competitive materials.

A Demand Forecasts section assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product and market segment over the forecast period.

Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading suppliers competing to serve US demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 21-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.

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