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Global Insulated Glass Market 2017-2021

Global Insulated Glass Market 2017-2021

About Insulated Glass

Insulated glass, also known as double glazing, comprises two or more glass panes separated by a spacer and sealed with the help of a sealant. It helps in temperature regulation and reduces the heating and air conditioning costs. In cold regions, it minimizes condensation of interiors, thereby reducing heating costs. Tinted glasses, silk-screened pattern glasses, and low-E (low-emission) coating glasses are the various types of insulated glasses. Insulated glass offers excellent resistance to impacts, bullets, and sound.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global insulated glass market to grow at a CAGR of 8.02% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global insulated glass market for 2017-2021. The report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • Europe
  • ROW
Technavio's report, Global Insulated Glass Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Cardinal Glass Industrie
  • Guardian Glass
  • Nippon Sheet Glass
  • Saint-Gobain
  • Viracon
Other prominent vendors
  • AGC Glass Company
  • Bent Glass Design
  • Decor Glass Specialties
  • Dlubak Specialty Glass
  • Gino’s Glass Factory
  • GSC GLASS
  • GrayGlass
  • IJ Research
  • Kochhar Glass
  • Insulite Glass
  • Major Industries
  • NGG
  • Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
  • PRL Glass System
  • Thermoseal
Market driver
  • Increasing demand for green buildings
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Fluctuation in raw material prices
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Rising demand for residential construction
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Insulated Glass market 2017-2021

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global insulated glass market: Cardinal Glass Industries, Guardian Glass, Nippon Sheet Glass, Saint-Gobain, and Viracon.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: AGC Glass Company, Bent Glass Design, Decor Glass Specialties, Dlubak Specialty Glass, Gino’s Glass Factory, GSC GLASS, GrayGlass, IJ Research, Kochhar Glass, Insulite Glass, Major Industries, NGG, Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope, PRL Glass System, and Thermoseal.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is rising demand for residential construction. The global insulated glass market by the residential construction segment is growing significantly because of increased disposable incomes, urbanization, and ever-rising population. Residential construction for single families has increased over the years, which has fueled the demand for insulated glass.”

According to the report, one driver in the market is increasing demand for green buildings. The rising number of green buildings in Europe and APAC is driving the demand for insulated glass. Increasing awareness about the positive impact of green buildings on human health and environment has led to improvisations in insulated glass. Industrialization and urbanization have led to deforestation and increased pollution. The construction industry focuses on developing environment-friendly solutions. Green buildings are widely preferred as they do not cause harm to human health. Insulated glass is used in the exteriors and interiors of buildings as it improves thermal resistance and reduces the consumption of electric energy by allowing natural light. It helps in temperature regulation, especially during winters and summers.

Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is fluctuation in raw material prices. Raw materials used for manufacturing insulated glass account for around 20%-22% of the total production cost and are primarily found in China. Soda ash is the most expensive raw material used for the production of insulated glass. Though China is the key producer of soda ash, the Americas and Europe have increased efforts to produce soda ash to meet the rising demand in insulated glass industries. A large number of players depends on China for soda ash. Fluctuations in soda ash prices pose a challenge to the procurement process. Huge dependence on soda ash increases the production costs.

Companies Mentioned

Cardinal Glass Industries, Guardian Glass, Nippon Sheet Glass, Saint-Gobain, Viracon, AGC Glass Company, Bent Glass Design, Decor Glass Specialties, Dlubak Specialty Glass, Gino’s Glass Factory, GSC GLASS, GrayGlass, IJ Research, Kochhar Glass, Insulite Glass, Major Industries, NGG, Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope, PRL Glass System, and Thermoseal.

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Global insulated glass market
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global insulated glass market 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Global insulated glass market by application
      • Table Global insulated glass market by application 2016 (% share)
      • Table Global insulated glass market by application 2021 (%)
    • Global insulated glass market by application
      • Table Global insulated glass market by application 2016-2021 (% share)
    • Global insulated glass market by non-residential construction
      • Table Global insulated glass market by non-residential construction 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global insulated glass market by residential construction
      • Table Insulated glass market by residential construction 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global insulated glass market by industrial application
      • Table Global insulated glass market by industrial application 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global insulated glass market by other applications
      • Table Global insulated glass market by other applications 2016-2021 ($ millions)
  • Regional landscape
    • Global insulated glass market by geography
      • Table Global insulated glass market by geography 2016-2021 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • APAC – market size & forecast
      • Table Insulated glass market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Insulated glass market in APAC 2017-2021– Year-over-year growth (%)
    • Americas – market size & forecast
      • Table Insulated market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Insulated glass market in Americas 2017-2021 – Year-over-year growth (%)
    • Europe – market size & forecast
      • Table Insulated glass market in Europe 2016-2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Insulated glass market in Europe 2017-2021 – Year-over-year growth (%)
    • ROW – market size & forecast
      • Table Insulated glass market in ROW 2016-2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Insulated glass market in ROW 2017-2021– Year-over-year growth (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive landscape
    • Key vendors in global insulated glass market
      • Table Key vendors in global insulated glass market
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Cardinal Glass Industries
      • Table Subsidiaries of Cardinal Glass Industries
    • Guardian Glass
      • Table Guardian Glass: Product portfolio
    • Nippon Sheet Glass
      • Table Nippon Sheet Glass: Business segmentation by revenue 2016 (% share)
      • Table Nippon Sheet Glass: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2016 (% share)
    • Saint-Gobain
      • Table Saint-Gobain: Business segmentation by revenue (% share)
      • Table Saint-Gobain: Geographical segmentation by revenue (% share)
    • Viracon
      • Table Viracon: Product segmentation
      • Table Viracon: Insulated glass configurations
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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