Precast Structural Building Components: United States
This report forecasts US demand for precast concrete structural building components in US dollars at the manufacturers’ level to 2018. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of precast concrete slabs; prefabricated buildings; structural supports; foundations; and stairs, steps, ramps, and other products.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand is provided in an annual series from 2003 to 2013; the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2008 and 2013. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical market size and trends, key economic indicators, as well as trends in residential and nonresidential building construction. A Segmentation and Forecasts section defines products, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product 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 28-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.