Global Fiber Cement Market, By Raw Material (Portland Cement, Silica, Cellulosic Fiber, Others), By

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The Global Fiber Cement Market is fueled by major factors such as rapid urbanization and industrialization in developing countries. In addition, the booming construction industry, high efficiency of fiber cement products, & ban on asbestos cement products. Moreover, increased investment in the infrastructure sector offers opportunities to market players. However, the lack of skilled labor hampers the growth of the global fiber-cement industry.

The use of asbestos cement may cause health hazards such as ovarian cancer, lung cancer, and other diseases. Therefore, the ban on asbestos cement products by the government have fueled the demand for fiber cement products.  Fiber cement products such as planks, sheets, panels, boards, and others are useful in the construction and infrastructure industry. The remarkable properties of fiber cement siding such as non-combustible and eco-friendly accelerate the market growth of the product.

The market is bifurcated on the basis of raw material, application, and end use. In terms of raw materials used for manufacturing, the market is segmented into Portland cement, silica, cellulosic fiber, and others. The application of the fiber cement market is classified into molding & trimming, siding, roofing, and others. The molding & trimming segment is expected to outpace the other application segments, owing to the increased installation of trim boards in housing projects. The end user of the market is segmented into residential and non-residential sectors. The non-residential sector has increased the installation of fiber cement products in commercial, infrastructure, and other projects. The high adoption of fiber cement products across the globe is fueling the growth of the global fiber cement market.

Key Factors Impacting Market Growth:

  • Increasing construction and other infrastructure activities
  • Awareness about the advantages of Fiber Cement Over Alternatives
  • Strict government regulations against the use of asbestos
  • Growing emerging markets

Regional Analysis

The regional outlook section for the fiber cement market provides the region-wise market projections along with related market dynamics. In addition, this section provides further information about segments in the market on a regional basis and country-wise outlook. Major regions considered in this report include North America, Western Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Eastern Europe, and the Rest of the World. North America and Western Europe have been traditional markets with a sizeable demand for advanced materials from end-use industries. North America and Western Europe with an established industrial sector having substantial contribution towards respective economies are estimated to dominate overall demand by region. Some of the major industries in this region include automotive, heavy engineering, building & construction, aerospace & defense, mining, and so on. These industries are expected to register steady growth in North America and Western Europe region during the forecast period. Asia Pacific region is estimated to register the highest CAGRwith strong industrial and infrastructural growth. Some of the major economies, in the region, include China, India, South Korea, Japan, Australia, and so on. In addition, favorable conditions for production activities in addition to the growing market demand has attracted global companies to make strategic investments in this region. The Middle East and Eastern Europe with countries including UAE, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Qatar are expected to be potential markets with the growth of the industrial sector in the region. The rest of the World consisting of South America and Africa are estimated to be emerging regions for the fiber cement market during the forecast period.

Companies Covered: Etex Group NV, James Hardie Industries PLC, Evonik Industries AG, Compagnie De Saint Gobain SA, Toray Industries Inc., CSR Limited,  Nichiha Corporation, Plycem Corporation, The Siam Cement Public Company Limited, and Cembrit Holding A/S...

Market Segmentation:

By Raw Material:

  • Portland Cement
  • Silica
  • Cellulosic Fiber
  • Others

By End Use Industry:

  • Residential Sector
  • Non-residential Sector

By Application:

  • Siding
  • Roofing
  • Molding & Trimming
  • Others

By Region:

  • North America
    • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)
    • By Raw Material
    • By End Use Industry
    • By Application
  • Western Europe
    • By Country (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)
    • By Raw Material
    • By End Use Industry
    • By Application
  • Eastern Europe
    • By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)
    • By Raw Material
    • By End Use Industry
    • By Application
  • Asia Pacific
    • By Country (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Rest of Asia Pacific)
    • By Raw Material
    • By End Use Industry
    • By Application
  • Middle East
    • By Country (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran, Rest of Middle East)
    • By Raw Material
    • By End Use Industry
    • By Application
  • Rest of the World
    • By Region (South America, Africa)
    • By Raw Material
    • By End Use Industry
    • By Application

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