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Building Thermal Insulation Market By Material (Wool Insulation, Plastic Foams, & Others) & Application (Roof, Wall, & Floor) - Global Trends & Forecasts (2011 - 2016)

209 Pages MarketsandMarkets February 02, 2012 SKU: MKMK6792187

The report covers the major building insulation markets; their geographical trends and forecasts. The building insulation market is divided into insulation materials which include wool insulation, plastic foams, and other insulation materials such as wood fiber, perlite, etc. The report studies these building insulation materials with respect to the key players, products, and geography trends of these markets. The building insulation market is further studied from the application’s perspective. The major on goings in the global building insulation industry such as winning imperatives of market players and major burning issues are also analyzed.

The building insulation materials have gained popularity due to the fact that they help in energy saving while reducing the greenhouse emissions. This has resulted in increased applications of building insulation materials in commercial and residential buildings. Consequently, it becomes important to study this market with respect to its segments, opportunities, and growth prospective.

The regulatory authorities have also supported the adoption of building insulation materials by setting legislations which promote zero energy buildings. The regulations are active in the developed regions of Europe and U.S. and are also beginning to cover the emerging economies in Asia as well.

The report covers major drivers, restraints, and opportunities for global building insulation market and analyze them with respect to their order of impact which explains the weightage of a specific market factor. It also gives an elaborative description of value chain for building insulation market starting from the raw materials used for the materials to the major end-users of the products.

The market study analyzes the key building insulation materials with respect to major geographies which include North America, Europe, Asia, and ROW. This evaluates the building insulation products such as glasswool, rockwool, EPS, and XPS in different geographies as the market split and usage of these products differ in different geographical regions. For an instance, the Asian market is the major user of plastic foam insulation products while U.S. and European markets are the major users of rockwool and glasswool for building insulation. Studying these products with respect to major continents is important to develop a holistic picture of the global market for building insulation.

The report provides the study of market players/manufacturers for the proper understanding of the competitive landscape for building insulation market. The report studies different market players with respect to the products they offer.

The report also provides market numbers for key insulating products which include market size for micro and macro market segments. It analyzes the growth rates of insulation products for parent and sub-segments. This gives a comparative picture about the increasing, stagnant or decreasing market for individual segment. It also studies the building insulation market with respect to three basic applications including wall insulation, roof insulation, and floor insulation. This gives a view of the dominating application market in which the insulation materials are used primarily.

The report has taken into account the key competitive developments that have taken place for the building insulation companies. The major competitive developments in which these companies are involved are acquisitions, new products launch, and agreements and collaborations.

Finally, the report also profiles the major players with respect to their business, products, developments, financials, strategies, and other company-specific information. This gives a brief idea about the areas in which company is progressing.

Scope of the report

This report focuses on global building insulation market. This research categorizes the global building insulation materials market by type, applications, and geography:

On the basis of type:
  • Rockwool
  • Glasswool
Plastic foams
  • Expanded polystyrene
  • Extruded polystyrene
  • Polyurethane foams
  • Other plastic foams
Other insulation materials
On the basis of applications:
Wall insulation
  • External wall
  • Internal wall
  • Cavity wall
Roof insulation
  • Flat roof
  • Pitched roof
Floor insulation
On the basis of geography:
  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • ROW

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