London, UK (PRWEB) May 07, 2012
The world market for glass wool (or fiberglass) is projected to reach 6.4 million valued at USD 14.1 billion metric tons by 2016 from an estimated 5.1 million metric tons in 2012, growing at a CAGR of 5.9% from 2012 to 2016.
Forming the largest end use application of glass wool, residential construction is most likely to be the fastest growing application over the forecast period. Industrial & HVAC applications are expected to record the slowest growth, while commercial & industrial construction is the application area that will witness the second fastest growth for glass wool consumption.
New research report “Glass Wool/Fiberglass Insulation - A Global Market Overview” elaborated by Industry Experts has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd.
Title: Glass Wool/Fiberglass Insulation - A Global Market Overview
Published: May, 2012
Price: US$ 3,600
The report provides a comprehensive review of the glass wool (fiberglass) insulation market globally and across individual regions, including North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and ROW. The regional markets are further analyzed for 15 independent countries across North America – the United States and Canada; Europe – Germany, France, Italy, the United Kingdom, Spain and Rest of Europe; Asia-Pacific – China, Japan, India, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific; and ROW – Russia, Turkey, Brazil and other.
The study includes statistical data for the global market by geographic region, product segment and application area, and provides profiles of 12 key global players and 38 major players across the North America – 9; Europe – 6; Asia-Pacific – 16; and ROW - 7. Future market forecasts are also reviewed in detail.
Part A: Global Market Perspective
1.1 Product Outline
1.1.1 Glass Fiber Product Segmentation
220.127.116.11 Glass Wool (or Fiberglass) Insulation
18.104.22.168.1 Types of Glass Wool Insulation Products
22.214.171.124.2 Glass Wool Insulation End-use Application Areas
126.96.36.199.2.1 Residential Construction
188.8.131.52.2.2 Commercial and Industrial Construction
184.108.40.206.2.3 Industrial and HVAC Applications
220.127.116.11.2.4 Appliances and Others
1.1.2 Other competing insulation materials
2. Key Market Trends
2.1 Fiberglass Gains Enhanced Demand due to Green Concerns
2.1.1 Superior Performance Characteristics
2.2 EU Parliamentary vote on Energy Efficiency Directive
2.3 China’s Construction Industry in an Energy Conserving Quagmire; Focus on Insulation
2.4 Novel Insulation Technological Trends
3. Global Glass Wool Insulation Market Overview
3.1 Global Glass Wool Insulation Market Overview by Application Type
3.2 Global Glass Wool Insulation Market Overview by Geographic Region
3.2.1 Residential Construction
3.2.2 Commercial & Industrial Construction
3.2.3 Industrial & HVAC Applications
3.2.4 Appliances & Other
4. Key Global Players
Asahi Fiber Glass Co., Ltd
CSR Bradford Insulation
Hebei Huamei Group Co. Ltd.
Johns Manville Corporation
Knauf Insulation GmbH
Superglass Insulation Ltd.
Ursa Insulation, S.A
5. Key Business Trends
Superior Performing ToughGard® Ultra*Round™ Spiral Duct Liner Introduced by CertainTeed
MAG, Saint-Gobain Isover Issued US Patent
Knauf Insulation Invests in Belgium to Expand its Activities
Panasonic to Use Recycled Glass from Old Televisions for the Mass Production of Heat Insulators
EcoTouch™ Insulation from Owens Corning First in Attaining USDA BioPreferred Designation
Saint-Gobain Mulls New Glass Wool Plant in Japan
CertainTeed, RESNET in a Strategic Collaboration
Preformed Acoustic Inserts for Automotive Mufflers Being Offered by Owens Corning
Initial List of States for Green Environmental Plants Put Forward by Global Fiberglass Solutions, Inc
CertainTeed® Sustainable Insulation™ for Commercial, HVAC Applications
EcoTouch™ PINK™ FIBERGLAS™ Insulation with PureFiber™ Technology from Owens Corning
Efficient and Eco-Friendly Insulation Low-E Glass Wool Introduced by KCC
Guardian Fiberglass Expands Operations
Philadelphia-Based Inventor Uses CertainTeed’s Fiberglass Blowing Wool for Cleaning up Gulf Oil
Johns Manville’s JM Open-Cell Spray Foam Insulation Launched
French Saint-Gobain Isover Plant Inaugurated
CertainTeed Offers TrueComfort® Blown-In Fiberglass Insulation
OptiLiner™ Banded Liner System Introduced by Owens Corning
Johns Manville Conferred with SCS Indoor Advantage™ Gold + Formaldehyde Free Certification
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