This report forecasts US hose and belt demand and shipments in US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2021. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: vehicular hose, industrial hose, fluid power hose, air and water hose, flat belts, and nonflat belts.
Hoses and belts may be constructed from rubber and/or plastic. Hose fittings are excluded from the scope of this report.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand, shipments, the various segments, and trade are provided in annual series from 2006 to 2016.