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The European Market for Thermal Insulation Products - UK and Ireland

The European Market for Thermal Insulation Products - UK and Ireland

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
1.1 Introduction 6
1.2
1.2.1
UK – Prices
IE – Prices
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15
1.3
1.3.1
UK – Densities
IE – Densities
16
17
2. Country Overview
2.1
2.1.2
2.1.3
2.1.4
2.1.5
Macroeconomic Overview
Macroeconomic Trends and Forecasts - UK
Macroeconomic Trends and Forecasts - IE
Climate – UK
Climate – IE
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20
21
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22
2.2
2.2.1
2.2.2
2.2.3
2.2.4
Construction Overview
New Dwelling Construction - UK
New Dwelling Construction - IE
Construction by Type - UK
Construction by Type - IE
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29
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31
2.3 Market Trends 32
2.4 Grenfell Tower Fire Review 41
3. Market Summary & Spot Forecasts – UK/IE
3.1 Total Market Volume Base Year (m3) 46
3.2 Total Market Volume, Spot Forecast (m3) 46
3.3 Total Market Volume, Base Year (Tonnes) 47
3.4 Total Market Volume, Spot Forecast (Tonnes) 47
3.5 Total Market Volume, Base Year (€ million) 48
3.6 Total Market Volume, Spot Forecast (€ million) 48
3. Market Summary & Spot Forecasts - UK
3.7 Total Market Volume Base Year (m3) 49
3.8 Total Market Volume, Spot Forecast (m3) 49
3.9 Total Market Volume, Base Year (Tonnes) 50
3.10 Total Market Volume, Spot Forecast (Tonnes) 50
3.11 Total Market Volume, Base Year (€ million) 51
3.12 Total Market Volume, Spot Forecast (€ million) 51
3. Market Summary & Spot Forecasts - IE
3.13 Total Market Volume Base Year (m3) 52
3.14 Total Market Volume, Spot Forecast (m3) 52
3.15 Total Market Volume, Base Year (Tonnes) 53
3.16 Total Market Volume, Spot Forecast (Tonnes) 53
3.17 Total Market Volume, Base Year (€ million) 54
3.18 Total Market Volume, Spot Forecast (€ million) 54
4. Market Review UK/IE
4.1 Historical Trends & Forecasts : (m3) 55
4.2 Historical Trends & Forecasts : (T) 56
4.3 Historical Trends & Forecasts : (€M) 57
4.4 Historical Trends & Forecasts by End-use : (m3) 58
4.5 Historical Trends & Forecasts by End-use : (T) 59
4.6 Historical Trends & Forecasts by End-use : (€M) 60
4.7 Sales by Building Sector : (m3) 61
4.8 Sales by Building Sector : (T) 62
4.9 Sales by Building Sector : (€M) 63
4.10 Sales by Industry Sector : (m3) 64
4.11 Sales by Industry Sector : (T) 65
4.12 Sales by Industry Sector : (€M) 66
4.13
4.14
4.15
4.16
4.17
4.18
4.19
4.20
4.21
4.22
4.23
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by Material (m3)
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by Material (T)
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by End-use (m3)
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by End-use (T)
Market Shares : Glass Wool
Market Shares : Stone Wool
Market Shares : Expanded Polystyrene (EPS)
Market Shares : Extruded Polystyrene (XPS)
Market Shares : Phenolics
Market Shares : PU/PIR
Market Shares : ENR & PE
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4. Market Review - UK
4.24 Historical Trends & Forecasts : (m3) 73
4.25 Historical Trends & Forecasts : (T) 74
4.26 Historical Trends & Forecasts : (€M) 75
4.27 Historical Trends & Forecasts by End-use : (m3) 76
4.28 Historical Trends & Forecasts by End-use : (T) 77
4.29 Historical Trends & Forecasts by End-use : (€M) 78
4.30 Sales by Building Sector : (m3) 79
4.31 Sales by Building Sector : (T) 80
4.32 Sales by Building Sector : (€M) 81
4.33 Sales by Industry Sector : (m3) 82
4.34 Sales by Industry Sector : (T) 83
4.35 Sales by Industry Sector : (€M) 84
4.36
4.37
4.38
4.39
4.40
4.41
4.42
4.43
4.44
4.45
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by Material (m3)
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by Material (T)
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by End-use (m3)
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by End-use (T)
Market Shares : Glass Wool
Market Shares : Stone Wool
Market Shares : Expanded Polystyrene (EPS)
Market Shares : Extruded Polystyrene (XPS)
Market Shares : Phenolics
Market Shares : PU/PIR
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89
4.46 Market Shares : ENR & PE 90
4. Market Review - IE
4.47 Historical Trends & Forecasts : (m3) 91
4.48 Historical Trends & Forecasts : (T) 92
4.49 Historical Trends & Forecasts : (€M) 93
4.50 Historical Trends & Forecasts by End-use : (m3) 94
4.51 Historical Trends & Forecasts by End-use : (T) 95
4.52 Historical Trends & Forecasts by End-use : (€M) 96
4.53 Sales by Building Sector : (m3) 97
4.54 Sales by Building Sector : (T) 98
4.55 Sales by Building Sector : (€M) 99
4.56 Sales by Industry Sector : (m3) 100
4.57 Sales by Industry Sector : (T) 101
4.58 Sales by Industry Sector : (€M) 102
4.59
4.60
4.61
4.62
4.63
4.64
4.65
4.66
4.67
4.68
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by Material (m3)
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by Material (T)
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by End-use (m3)
Historical Growth Rates & F’cast by End-use (T)
Market Shares : Glass Wool
Market Shares : Stone Wool
Market Shares : Expanded Polystyrene (EPS)
Market Shares : Extruded Polystyrene (XPS)
Market Shares : Phenolics
Market Shares : PU/PIR
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5. Profiles of Key European Suppliers 108
5.1 Armacell 108
5.2 BASF 113
5.3 Dow Chemical 117
5.4 Kingspan 122
5.5 Knauf Insulation 128
5.6 Recticel 131
5.7 Rockwool 136
5.8
5.9
Saint-Gobain Isover
URSA
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6. Directory of Suppliers 148
6.1 Ireland 148
6.2 United Kingdom 150

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