Demand for roofing materials in China is forecast to rise 4.1 percent per annum through 2012, fueled by rising building construction expenditures. Elastomeric and plastic roofing will see the best prospects, while concrete and clay tiles, and built-up and asphalt roll roofing will remain the dominant roofing materials.
This study analyzes the 2.2 billion square meter roofing industry in China. It presents historical demand data for the years 1997, 2002 and 2007, with forecasts for 2012 and 2017 by roofing type (e.g., concrete tile, clay tile, built-up and roll, modified bitumen membranes, asphalt shingles, metal, elastomeric, plastic), market (e.g., residential, nonresidential, new, reroofing) and geographic region.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 30 industry participants, including China National Building Material, Shandong Huiyuan Building Materials, and Shanghai Waterproof Building Materials.