Freedonia Focus on Architectural Paint: United States
This report forecasts US architectural paint demand in gallons, as well as total demand and shipments in US dollars at the manufacturers' level, to 2017. Total demand in gallons is segmented by formulation in terms of water-based and solvent-based. Total demand in gallons is also segmented by market as follows: interior residential building improvement and repair (I&R), exterior residential building I&R, interior nonresidential building construction, exterior nonresidential building construction, interior new residential building construction, and exterior new residential building construction.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand in gallons is provided in an annual series from 2002 to 2012; the various demand segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2007 and 2012. Total demand and shipments in dollars are provided for 2002, 2007, and 2012. An Industry Overview section defines formulations and markets, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and provides pertinent background on end user demand, supply and demand, and environmental and regulatory issues.
A Demand Forecasts section assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each formulation 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 the US market. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 24-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.