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The European Market for Thermal Insulation Products - Expanded Polystyrene

The European Market for Thermal Insulation Products - Expanded Polystyrene

IAL Consultants is pleased to announce the publication of the new edition of its study on the markets for Thermal Insulation Products in Europe.

Built upon IAL’s expertise in the global thermal insulation markets, the study details demand for 2016 and provides anticipated market figures for 2021. Forecast years are presented and market rankings (or market shares where available) of Europe’s leading insulation companies are indicated, by both country and product type. Market influences and trends are outlined.

The report covers 24 countries (including all major European thermal insulation markets) split into 14 individual country volumes covering all of the most commonly used insulation materials. An additional 4 volumes focus on a specific insulation material individually (mineral fibre, EPS, XPS & PU/PIR) and present data for the regions of Western and Eastern Europe, and then for the same 24 countries.

Buyers of the full study will receive IAL’s specially compiled Executive Summary Volume free of charge.

Market data is given in cubic metres, tonnes and euros. The following market breakdown is provided:

End-use Sectors Covered:

  • Building
  • Domestic and Commercial Building
  • Cold Stores
  • Agricultural Storage
  • Industry
  • Pipe Lagging
  • Domestic Appliances
  • Transport
  • Process Plant
The contents of the report are based on a thorough investigation of the European markets, which includes extensive primary research across these throughout the first half of 2017, and an examination of relevant secondary sources and statistics.


1. Introduction – EPS
1.1 Introduction 5
1.2 Prices 10
1.3 Densities 11
2. Market Overview – EPS
2.1 Macroeconomic Overview 12
2.2 AT – Construction by Type 47
2.3 BE – Construction by Type 48
2.4 NL – Construction by Type 49
2.5 DK – Construction by Type 50
2.6 FI – Construction by Type 51
2.7 FR – Construction by Type 52
2.8 DE – Construction by Type 53
2.9 IE – Construction by Type 54
2.10 IT – Construction by Type 55
2.11 NO – Construction by Type 56
2.12 PT – Construction by Type 57
2.13 ES – Construction by Type 58
2.14 SE – Construction by Type 59
2.15 CH – Construction by Type 60
2.16 UK – Construction by Type 61
2.17 Baltic States – Construction by Type 62
2.18 BG - Construction by Type 63
2.19 CZ – Construction by Type 64
2.20 HU – Construction by Type 65
2.21 PL – Construction by Type 66
2.22 RO – Construction by Type 67
2.23 RU – Construction by Type 68
2.24 SK - Construction by Type 69
2.25 SI - Construction by Type 70
2.26 TR - Construction by Type 71
2.27 Material Trends 72
3. Market Summary & Spot Forecasts – EPS
3.1 Market Volume by Region, Base Year (m3) 91
3.2 Market Volume by Region, Spot Forecast (m3) 91
3.3 Market Volume by Region, Base year (Tonnes) 92
3.4 Market Volume by Region, Spot Forecast (Tonnes) 92
3.5 Market Volume by Region, Base Year (€ million) 93
3.6 Market Volume by Region, Spot Forecast € million) 93
4. EU Market Review – EPS
4.1 Historical Trends & Forecast in WE : m3 94
4.2 Historical Trends & Forecast in WE : Tonnes 95
4.3 Historical Trends & Forecast in WE : €M 96
4.4 Historical Trends & Forecast in EE & CE : m3 97
4.5 Historical Trends & Forecast in EE & CE : Tonnes 97
4.6 Historical Trends & Forecast in EE & CE : €M 98
4.7 Market in Building & Ind. WE, Base Yr (m3) 99
4.8 Market in Building & Ind. WE, Forecast (m3) 100
4.9 Market in Building & Ind. WE, Base Yr (T) 101
4.10 Market in Building & Ind. WE, Forecast (T) 102
4.11 Market in Building & Ind. WE, Base Yr (€M) 103
4.12 Market in Building & Ind. WE, Forecast (€M) 104
4.13 Market in Building & Ind. EE&CE, Base Yr (m3) 105
4.14 Market in Building & Ind. EE&CE, Forecast (m3) 105
4.15 Market in Building & Ind. EE&CE, Base Yr (T) 106
4.16 Market in Building & Ind. EE&CE, Forecast (T) 106
4.17 Market in Building & Ind. .EE&CE, Base Yr (€M) 107
4.18 Market in Building & Ind. .EE&CE, Forecast (€M) 107
4.19 Growth Rates in WE by Country EPS (m3) 108
4.20
4.21
4.22
4.23
4.24
4.25
4.26
4.27/4.28
4.29
4.30
4.31
4.32
4.33
4.34
4.35
4.36
4.37
4.38
4.39
4.40
4.41
4.42
4.43
4.44
4.45
4.46
4.47
4.48
Growth Rates in WE by Country EPS (T)
Growth Rates in EE&CE by Country EPS (m3)
Growth Rates in EE&CE by Country EPS (T)
Growth Rates in WE by End-use EPS (m3)
Growth Rates in WE by End-use EPS (T)
Growth Rates in EE&CE by End-use EPS (m3)
Growth Rates in EE&CE by End-use EPS (T)
Market Shares: EPS
Market Shares : AT, EPS
Market Shares : BE, EPS
Market Shares : DK, EPS
Market Shares : FI, EPS
Market Shares : FR, EPS
Market Shares : DE, EPS
Market Shares : IE, EPS
Market Shares : IT, EPS
Market Shares : NL, EPS
Market Shares : NO, EPS
Market Shares : PT, EPS
Market Shares : ES, EPS
Market Shares : SE, EPS
Market Shares : CH, EPS
Market Shares : UK, EPS
Market Shares : Baltics, EPS
Market Shares : BG, EPS
Market Shares : CZ, EPS
Market Shares : HU, EPS
Market Shares : PL, EPS
109
110
111
112
113
114
115
116
117
118
119
120
121
122
123
124
125
126
127
128
129
130
131
132
133
134
135
136
4.49
4.50
4.51
4.52
4.53
Market Shares : RO, EPS
Market Shares : RU, EPS
Market Shares : SK, EPS
Market Shares : SI, EPS
Market Shares : TR, EPS
137
138
139
140
141
5. Profiles of Key European Suppliers 142
5.1 Armacell 145
5.2 BASF 147
5.3 Dow Chemical 150
5.4 Kingspan 155
5.5 Knauf Insulation 161
5.6 Recticel 164
5.7 Rockwool 169
5.8 Saint-Gobain Isover 173
5.9 URSA 179
6. Directory of Expanded Polystyrene Suppliers 181
6.1 Austria 181
6.2 Belgium 182
6.3 Bulgaria 184
6.4 Czech Republic 185
6.5
6.6
Denmark
Estonia
186
187
6.7 Finland 187
6.8 France 189
6.9 Germany 190
6.10 Hungary 193
6.11 Ireland 195
6.12 Italy 196
6.13
6.14
Latvia
Lithuania
199
200
6.15 Netherlands 200
6.16 Norway 202
6.17 Poland 203
6.18 Portugal 206
6.19 Romania 207
6.20 Russia 209
6.21 Slovakia 210
6.22
6,23
Slovenia
Spain
212
212
6.24 Sweden 217
6.25 Switzerland 217
6.26 Turkey 219
6.27 United Kingdom 221

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