Global Wet Area Mats Market 2017-2021
About Wet Area Mats
Wet area mats are used in industrial, commercial, and residential areas and are especially designed to prevent falls and slips due to wet floor surfaces. These mats absorb water or moisture from the surface, keeping it dry and safe to work on. Wet area mats are made of various materials including rubber, vinyl, and thermoplastic rubber. These mats are predominantly used in swimming pool areas, shower rooms, locker rooms, and industrial kitchens.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global Wet Area Mats market to grow at a CAGR of 5.22% during the period 2017-2021.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global Wet Area Mats market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the sales value of wet area mats and excludes mats that are used at entrances.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Wet Area Mats Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global wet area mats market: 3M, NoTrax, Wearwell, and The Andersen Company.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: ALECO, American Mat Rubber, Birrus Matting Systems, Cintas, Crown Matting Technologies, DURABLE, General Mat Company, GEGGUS, Kleen-Tex Industries, Matco, Milliken & Company, Mountville Mills, Muovihaka, Ranco Industries, and UniFirst.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is increasing demand of wet area mats from amusement parks. Wet area mats have a strong demand in amusement parks. They are used in changing rooms, swimming pools, and other wet areas that involve the potential risk of slipping. The increasing number of amusement parks globally will have a positive impact on the global wet area mats market. It is expected that the global amusement park market will register a growth rate of more than 8% during the forecast period. This growth can be attributed to the increasing number of adventure enthusiasts and rising disposable incomes, especially in APAC.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is increasing number of swimming pools. One of the key end-users of wet area mats includes swimming pools, as there are high chances of slipping and tripping near these areas. Manufacturers in the market offer wet area mats for swimming pools that provide strong resilience and are resistant to oil and chlorine. Wet area mats can effectively absorb moisture and eliminate the water that accumulates on floors. Therefore, these mats are in demand in swimming pools globally. Vendors in the market offer wet area mats that are easy to clean and are ideal for people walking barefoot.
Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is use of self-draining floor mat tiles. Interlock floors are customized flooring solutions that can be installed at any place and without any hassle as per the users' requirement. It does not require any machinery to install and can be easily unlocked and relocked without any tool. Interlock wet-area flooring can help industrial workers by providing a wider area coverage, unlike mats that are specific to certain areas. Vendors in the market, such as Bergo Flooring, Duragrid, and Wearwell, offer interlock floors mats that incorporate safety features such as anti-fatigue, anti-slippery, and anti-static features in wet area matting.
3M, NoTrax, Wearwell, The Andersen Company, ALECO, American Mat Rubber, Birrus Matting Systems, Cintas, Crown Matting Technologies, DURABLE, General Mat Company, GEGGUS, Kleen-Tex Industries, Matco, Milliken & Company, Mountville Mills, Muovihaka, Ranco Industries, and UniFirst.