- Future Growth of Europe Ceramic Industry is expected to be led by wall and floor tiles and bricks and roof tiles segments
- Industry consolidation by the means of mergers and acquisitions is anticipated to present huge opportunities for both small and large players in the European ceramic industry.
Ken Research announced its latest publication on “Europe Ceramic Market Outlook to 2018” which provides a comprehensive analysis of ceramic products in Europe, Spain, Italy, Germany, UK and France. The report covers various aspects such as market size of Europe ceramic market, segmentation on the basis of different types of products such as ceramic tiles, bricks and roof tiles, tableware, sanitaryware, abrasives, refractories and technical ceramics and on the basis of geography covering Italy, Germany, Spain, France and the UK. The report is useful for ceramic products manufacturers, suppliers and wholesalers of ceramic products, and new players venturing in the market.
The European ceramic industry is one of the most dynamic industries and plays an important role in the country’s economic structure. The surge in growth is majorly originated from growth in technical ceramics and abrasives as a segment of ceramic market. The growth in this segment has been largely led by the domestic factors such as rising local production and increasing demand from international markets.
The ceramic market in Europe is comprised of large companies such as Villeroy and Boch, Kohler and Wienerberger which posses a large product portfolio of ceramic products. The Europe Ceramic market production value has grown at a CAGR of -5.5% from 2008-2013.
According to the research report, the Europe Ceramic market will grow at a considerable CAGR of 4.9% thus inclining to USD 50.1 billion by 2018 due to the increasing number of ceramic manufacturers and rising level of consolidation in the industry.
“A hike in the investment activity, technological advancements and rising level of exports will result in market growth and the capital will become more accessible. Additionally, low-cost ceramic providers, volatility in the consumer preferences, and high cost of energy are few major challenges which will affect the growth of this industry in the future”, according to the Research Associate, Ken Research.
Key Topics Covered in the Report:
Europe Ceramic Industry
– Market Size by Production Value and Sales Revenue
– Market Segmentation by
o Geography (Italy, Germany, France, Spain and the UK)
– Export and Import
– Trends and Developments
– Major Opportunities
– Major Challenges
– Competition and Market Share
– Future Outlook and Projections by Products and Geographies
– Macro Economic Parameters
Key Products Mentioned in the Report
Wall & Floor Tiles
Bricks & Roof Tiles
Companies Covered in the Report
Churchill China Plc