This report forecasts US wood fencing demand in US dollars at the manufacturers’ level and linear feet to 2018. Total demand in US dollars is segmented by product in terms of privacy, picket, post and rail, and splint rail and other fencing. Total demand in US dollars is also segmented by market as follows: residential building, nonresidential building, agricultural, and nonbuilding.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand in US dollars is reported at five-year intervals for 2003, 2008, and 2013; total demand in linear feet and the various segments in US dollars are provided for 2008 and 2013. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical market size and trends, key economic indicators, material characteristics, and installed costs. A Demand Segmentation and Forecasts section defines products and markets, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product and market segment over the forecast period.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing to serve US demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 23-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.