World Drywall & Building Plasters

Global demand for drywall is forecast to advance 8.4 percent annually through 2014. Over four-fifths of new demand will be attributable to the US and the Asia/Pacific region. The residential market will outpace its nonresidential counterpart. Global building plaster demand will advance 5.3 percent annually.

This study analyzes the world drywall and building plaster industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1999, 2004 and 2009, and forecasts for 2014 and 2019 by product (drywall, building plaster, building gypsum), world region and for 17 countries.

The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 25 industry participants, including Saint-Gobain, Knauf and Lafarge.

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  1. World Drywall & Building Plasters

    $5,800.00

    1. 1 INTRODUCTION

      $324.00

    2. 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

      $160.00

      1. Table | WORLD DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER DEMAND

    3. 3 MARKET ENVIRONMENT

      $1,608.00

      1. 3.1 General

        $82.00

      2. 3.2 World Economic Overview

        $387.00

        1. 3.2.1 Recent Historical Trends

          $143.00

        2. 3.2.2 Macroeconomic Outlook

          $220.00

          1. Table | WORLD GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT BY REGION (billion 2008 dollars)

      3. 3.3 World Demographic Overview

        $92.00

        1. Table | WORLD POPULATION BY REGION (million persons)

      4. 3.4 World Building Construction Outlook

        $279.00

        1. Table | WORLD BUILDING CONSTRUCTION EXPENDITURES BY REGION (billion 2008 dollars)

        2. 3.4.1 Residential Building Outlook

          $99.00

          1. Table | WORLD RESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION EXPENDITURES BY REGION (billion 2008 dollars)

        3. 3.4.2 Nonresidential Building Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | WORLD NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION EXPENDITURES BY REGION (billion 2008 dollars)

      5. 3.5 World Gypsum Mine Production

        $190.00

      6. 3.6 Pricing

        $82.00

      7. 3.7 Environmental Considerations

        $545.00

        1. 3.7.1 Gypsum Mining & Manufacturing Operations

          $159.00

        2. 3.7.2 Waste Gypsum Disposal & Recycling

          $195.00

        3. 3.7.3 Synthetic Gypsum

          $172.00

    4. 4 OVERVIEW

      $1,499.00

      1. 4.1 General

        $184.00

        1. Table | WORLD DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      2. 4.2 Drywall

        $819.00

        1. 4.2.1 Drywall Demand by Region

          $395.00

          1. Table | WORLD DRYWALL DEMAND BY REGION (million square meters)

          2. Table | WORLD RESIDENTIAL DRYWALL DEMAND BY REGION (million square meters)

          3. Table | WORLD NONRESIDENTIAL DRYWALL DEMAND BY REGION (million square meters)

        2. 4.2.2 Drywall Production by Region

          $111.00

          1. Table | WORLD DRYWALL PRODUCTION BY REGION (million square meters)

        3. 4.2.3 International Trade Flows in Drywall

          $99.00

          1. Table | WORLD DRYWALL NET EXPORTS BY REGION (million square meters)

      3. 4.3 Building Plaster

        $495.00

        1. 4.3.1 Building Plaster Demand by Region

          $240.00

          1. Table | WORLD BUILDING PLASTER DEMAND BY REGION (000 metric tons)

          2. Table | WORLD RESIDENTIAL BUILDING PLASTER DEMAND BY REGION (000 metric tons)

          3. Table | WORLD NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDING PLASTER DEMAND BY REGION (000 metric tons)

        2. 4.3.2 Building Plaster Production by Region

          $82.00

          1. Table | WORLD BUILDING PLASTER PRODUCTION BY REGION (000 metric tons)

        3. 4.3.3 International Trade Flows in Building Plaster

          $82.00

          1. Table | WORLD BUILDING PLASTER NET EXPORTS BY REGION (000 metric tons)

    5. 5 NORTH AMERICA

      $1,088.00

      1. 5.1 North America: General

        $90.00

        1. Table | NORTH AMERICA -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

      2. 5.2 North America: Drywall Supply & Demand

        $101.00

        1. Table | NORTH AMERICA -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

      3. 5.3 North America: Drywall Suppliers & Market Share

        $82.00

      4. 5.4 North America: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

        $82.00

        1. Table | NORTH AMERICA -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      5. 5.5 United States

        $320.00

        1. 5.5.1 United States: General

          $108.00

          1. Table | UNITED STATES -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 5.5.2 United States: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $116.00

          1. Table | UNITED STATES -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 5.5.3 United States: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $95.00

          1. Table | UNITED STATES -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      6. 5.6 Canada

        $217.00

        1. 5.6.1 Canada: General

          $85.00

          1. Table | CANADA -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 5.6.2 Canada: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | CANADA -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 5.6.3 Canada: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | CANADA -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      7. 5.7 Mexico

        $251.00

        1. 5.7.1 Mexico: General

          $97.00

          1. Table | MEXICO -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 5.7.2 Mexico: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $88.00

          1. Table | MEXICO -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 5.7.3 Mexico: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | MEXICO -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

    6. 6 WESTERN EUROPE

      $1,696.00

      1. 6.1 Western Europe: General

        $99.00

        1. Table | WESTERN EUROPE -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

      2. 6.2 Western Europe: Drywall Supply & Demand

        $98.00

        1. Table | WESTERN EUROPE -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

      3. 6.3 Western Europe: Drywall Suppliers & Market Share

        $82.00

      4. 6.4 Western Europe: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

        $82.00

        1. Table | WESTERN EUROPE -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      5. 6.5 Germany

        $240.00

        1. 6.5.1 Germany: General

          $107.00

          1. Table | GERMANY -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 6.5.2 Germany: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | GERMANY -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 6.5.3 Germany: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | GERMANY -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      6. 6.6 Spain

        $227.00

        1. 6.6.1 Spain: General

          $103.00

          1. Table | SPAIN -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 6.6.2 Spain: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | SPAIN -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 6.6.3 Spain: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | SPAIN -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      7. 6.7 United Kingdom

        $245.00

        1. 6.7.1 United Kingdom: General

          $103.00

          1. Table | UNITED KINGDOM -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 6.7.2 United Kingdom: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | UNITED KINGDOM -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 6.7.3 United Kingdom: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | UNITED KINGDOM -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      8. 6.8 France

        $221.00

        1. 6.8.1 France: General

          $88.00

          1. Table | FRANCE -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 6.8.2 France: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | FRANCE -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 6.8.3 France: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | FRANCE -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      9. 6.9 Italy

        $242.00

        1. 6.9.1 Italy: General

          $106.00

          1. Table | ITALY -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 6.9.2 Italy: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | ITALY -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 6.9.3 Italy: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | ITALY -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      10. 6.10 Other Western Europe

        $219.00

        1. 6.10.1 Other Western Europe: General

          $82.00

          1. Table | OTHER WESTERN EUROPE -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 6.10.2 Other Western Europe: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | OTHER WESTERN EUROPE -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 6.10.3 Other Western Europe: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | OTHER WESTERN EUROPE -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

    7. 7 ASIA/PACIFIC

      $2,126.00

      1. 7.1 Asia/Pacific: General

        $116.00

        1. Table | ASIA/PACIFIC -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

      2. 7.2 Asia/Pacific: Drywall Supply & Demand

        $82.00

        1. Table | ASIA/PACIFIC - DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

      3. 7.3 Asia/Pacific: Drywall Suppliers & Market Share

        $82.00

      4. 7.4 Asia/Pacific: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

        $82.00

        1. Table | ASIA/PACIFIC -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      5. 7.5 China

        $360.00

        1. 7.5.1 China: General

          $144.00

          1. Table | CHINA -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 7.5.2 China: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $158.00

          1. Table | CHINA -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 7.5.3 China: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | CHINA -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      6. 7.6 Japan

        $241.00

        1. 7.6.1 Japan: General

          $107.00

          1. Table | JAPAN -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 7.6.2 Japan: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | JAPAN -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 7.6.3 Japan: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | JAPAN -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      7. 7.7 South Korea

        $236.00

        1. 7.7.1 South Korea: General

          $110.00

          1. Table | SOUTH KOREA -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 7.7.2 South Korea: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | SOUTH KOREA -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 7.7.3 South Korea: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | SOUTH KOREA -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      8. 7.8 Australia

        $232.00

        1. 7.8.1 Australia: General

          $85.00

          1. Table | AUSTRALIA -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 7.8.2 Australia: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $85.00

          1. Table | AUSTRALIA -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 7.8.3 Australia: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | AUSTRALIA -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      9. 7.9 India

        $234.00

        1. 7.9.1 India: General

          $97.00

          1. Table | INDIA -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 7.9.2 India: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | INDIA -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 7.9.3 India: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | INDIA -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      10. 7.10 Thailand

        $245.00

        1. 7.10.1 Thailand: General

          $103.00

          1. Table | THAILAND -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 7.10.2 Thailand: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | THAILAND -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 7.10.3 Thailand: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | THAILAND -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      11. 7.11 Other Asia/Pacific

        $247.00

        1. 7.11.1 Other Asia/Pacific: General

          $104.00

          1. Table | OTHER ASIA/PACIFIC -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 7.11.2 Other Asia/Pacific: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | OTHER ASIA/PACIFIC -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 7.11.3 Other Asia/Pacific: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | OTHER ASIA/PACIFIC -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

    8. 8 OTHER REGIONS

      $2,258.00

      1. 8.1 Central & South America

        $716.00

        1. 8.1.1 Central & South America: General

          $107.00

          1. Table | CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 8.1.2 Central & South America: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 8.1.3 Central & South America: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

        4. 8.1.4 Brazil

          $209.00

          1. Table | BRAZIL -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

          2. Table | BRAZIL -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

          3. Table | BRAZIL -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

        5. 8.1.5 Other Central & South America

          $253.00

          1. Table | OTHER CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

          2. Table | OTHER CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

          3. Table | OTHER CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      2. 8.2 Eastern Europe

        $775.00

        1. 8.2.1 Eastern Europe: General

          $94.00

          1. Table | EASTERN EUROPE -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 8.2.2 Eastern Europe: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $83.00

          1. Table | EASTERN EUROPE -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 8.2.3 Eastern Europe: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | EASTERN EUROPE -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

        4. 8.2.4 Russia

          $262.00

          1. Table | RUSSIA -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

          2. Table | RUSSIA -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

          3. Table | RUSSIA -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

        5. 8.2.5 Other Eastern Europe

          $257.00

          1. Table | OTHER EASTERN EUROPE -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

          2. Table | OTHER EASTERN EUROPE -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

          3. Table | OTHER EASTERN EUROPE -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

      3. 8.3 Africa/Mideast

        $766.00

        1. 8.3.1 Africa/Mideast: General

          $110.00

          1. Table | AFRICA/MIDEAST -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

        2. 8.3.2 Africa/Mideast: Drywall Supply & Demand

          $94.00

          1. Table | AFRICA/MIDEAST -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

        3. 8.3.3 Africa/Mideast: Building Plaster Supply & Demand

          $85.00

          1. Table | AFRICA/MIDEAST -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

        4. 8.3.4 Turkey

          $228.00

          1. Table | TURKEY -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

          2. Table | TURKEY -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

          3. Table | TURKEY -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND 000 metric tons)

        5. 8.3.5 Other Africa/Mideast

          $247.00

          1. Table | OTHER AFRICA/MIDEAST -- MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER

          2. Table | OTHER AFRICA/MIDEAST -- DRYWALL SUPPLY & DEMAND (million square meters)

          3. Table | OTHER AFRICA/MIDEAST -- BUILDING PLASTER SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons)

    9. 9 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE

      $5,500.00

      1. 9.1 General

        $82.00

      2. 9.2 Industry Composition & Market Share

        $124.00

        1. Table | WORLD DRYWALL & BUILDING PLASTER SALES FOR SELECTED MANUFACTURERS, 2009 (million dollars)

      3. 9.3 Market Leaders

        $274.00

        1. 9.3.1 Saint-Gobain

          $82.00

        2. 9.3.2 Knauf

          $82.00

        3. 9.3.3 Lafarge

          $82.00

        4. 9.3.4 USG

          $82.00

        5. 9.3.5 Yoshino Gypsum

          $82.00

        6. 9.3.6 Other Leading Companies

          $82.00

      4. 9.4 Vertical & Horizontal Integration

        $151.00

      5. 9.5 Manufacturing

        $184.00

      6. 9.6 Marketing

        $82.00

      7. 9.7 Distribution

        $82.00

      8. 9.8 Cooperative Agreements

        $170.00

        1. Table | SELECTED COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS

      9. 9.9 Mergers & Acquisitions

        $82.00

        1. Table | SELECTED ACQUISITIONS & DIVESTITURES

      10. 9.10 Company Profiles

        $4,391.00

        1. 9.10.1 Armstrong World Industries Incorporated

          $132.00

        2. 9.10.2 Beijing New Building Material plc

          $108.00

        3. 9.10.3 BGC Australia Proprietary Limited

          $87.00

        4. 9.10.4 Boral Limited

          $264.00

        5. 9.10.5 Caraustar Industries Incorporated

          $82.00

        6. 9.10.6 Chiyoda-Ute Company Limited

          $82.00

        7. 9.10.7 CSR Limited

          $228.00

        8. 9.10.8 Eagle Materials Incorporated

          $195.00

        9. 9.10.9 Etex Group SA

          $102.00

        10. 9.10.10 Fletcher Building Limited

          $171.00

        11. 9.10.11 Gypsemna Company LLC

          $82.00

        12. 9.10.12 KCC Corporation

          $82.00

        13. 9.10.13 Knauf Gips KG

          $378.00

        14. 9.10.14 Koch Industries Incorporated

          $186.00

        15. 9.10.15 Kuwait Gypsum Manufacturing & Trading Company

          $82.00

        16. 9.10.16 Lafarge SA

          $453.00

        17. 9.10.17 National Gypsum Company

          $227.00

        18. 9.10.18 Pacific Coast Building Products Incorporated

          $156.00

        19. 9.10.19 Panel Rey SA

          $124.00

        20. 9.10.20 Saint-Gobain

          $533.00

        21. 9.10.21 Shandong Pingyi Zhongxing Plasterboard Company Limited

          $82.00

        22. 9.10.22 Temple-Inland Incorporated

          $159.00

        23. 9.10.23 Uralita SA

          $82.00

        24. 9.10.24 USG Corporation

          $279.00

        25. 9.10.25 Yoshino Gypsum Company Limited

          $170.00

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