Space Heating Market Report - UK 2016-2020 Analysis
The 4th edition of the 'Space Heating Market Report – UK 2016-2020 Analysis' addresses the space heating market for both the residential and non-residential sectors covering aspects such as market size, forecasts, key trends and influencing factors, products and product mix, key suppliers and distribution channels. The report reviews developments within the industry, with emphasis on both qualitative and quantitative market assessment - essential requirements to good marketing planning.
Key areas covered:
Domestic Space Heating - fuel effect fires, installed electric heating, portables, radiant fires and stoves. Non-Domestic Space Heating - commercial and industrial boilers, commercial radiators, heat emitters, warm air heaters, radiant heaters, commercial heating controls. Market sizes and forecasts - through to 2020. Product mix by sector. Supply and distribution review - leading manufacturers, key distribution channels by sector. Key trends and market influences - legislative changes, product trends, housing and economic factors.
Specific areas of insight include:
Considerable replacement opportunities exist in commercial buildings; there are still large numbers of inefficient space heating products and systems in use. With around 11 million UK homes with both a chimney and gas supply, the replacement market for gas fires and stoves remains significant. Shift in demand for more aspirational domestic space heating products with innovative features and functionality, supporting value growth and retailer margins. Impact of volatile fuel prices with consumers and businesses looking for alternative methods of space heating. Widespread roll out of smart metering in homes and businesses, with the increased focus on energy efficient space heating products. Increasing use of Internet of Things (IoT) smart heating controls in commercial buildings, used to manage energy efficiency and support preventative maintenance measures. Emergence of smart installed electric heating systems in domestic homes. Growing importance of renewables, with many new commercial projects specifying systems that use energy from renewable sources.
Overall market size, trends and forecasts – legislative changes, impact of UFH, insulation measures etc. Ownership levels, source of fuel. Forecasts through to 2020. Product mix of fuel effect fires, installed electric heating, solid fuel, radiant fires, portables etc. Installed electric heating – smart electric heating storage heaters, electric radiators, towel warmers, fixed panel heaters, tubular heaters. Market size 2011-2020 - trends, imports & exports, future prospects, designs, features etc. Fuel effect fires – gas-fired and electric. Market size, share etc. Product innovation, designs etc. Portables – fan heaters, convector heaters, portable panel heaters, LPG heaters, oil filled radiators etc. Solid fuel stoves - market size, growth in sales, product trends, and impact of self-build etc. Radiant fires – gas-fired and electric. Market size, trends etc. Major manufacturers – Market share in 2015, factors influencing market position, characteristics, turnover etc. Review of distribution by product group – key channels in 2015 and developments. Future prospects in all product sectors.
SPACE HEATING NON-DOMESTIC SECTOR
Overall market size, trends and forecasts. Legislative changes – ErP, MCPD etc. Government initiatives – ECA, CRC, ESOS, RHI etc. Impact of IoT. Forecasts through to 2019. Commercial boilers > 44kW - market size, future prospects etc. Product trends, features, shift to condensing, off-site constructed plant etc. Commercial radiators - market size, forecasts, product trends etc. Heat emitters - air curtains, fan convectors, fan coil units, perimeter/trench heaters, unit heaters, radiant panel heaters etc. Overall market size, trends and future prospects. Warm air heaters – indirect-fired warm air heaters, direct gas-fired warm air systems, portable electric warm air heaters etc. Overall market size, trends and future prospects. Radiant heaters – gas or oil-fired tube heaters, gas plaque and electric radiant heaters etc. Overall market size, trends, forecasts etc. Non-domestic heating controls – market size, trends including smart controls and future prospects etc. Leading manufacturers – market shares in 2015, characteristics, turnover etc. Review of distribution by product group – key channels, shares for 2015 and developments.
HOUSING AND ECONOMIC FACTORS
Influence of economic and demographic factors such as inflation rates, GDP, UK economy, population profile, household consumption, Sterling, unemployment levels etc. Influence of a number of key factors including the housing sector, both new build and RMI, public and private, house moving and house building, also non-domestic construction trends, by sector and for both new build and RMI. Influence of self-build trends, also underfloor heating, conservatories, park homes, leisure homes etc.