Gypsum board, often called wallboard, drywall or plasterboard, is a specific board which is typically installed on the walls and ceilings of the exterior or interior of a residential or non-residential structure. They provide sound control, versatility, quality, convenience and have a non-combustible core which differentiates them from plywood, hardboard and fiberboard. The CAGR of around 3%.The market is currently being driven by increasing investments in the construction sector of emerging economies and growing residential real estate sector across the globe. This report by Expert Market Research entitled “Gypsum Board Market Report and Forecast 2017-2022” provides a comprehensive analysis for anyone who plans to foray into the gypsum board market.
Historical market trends for the global gypsum board industry have been provided from 2009-2016 and forecasts have been presented till 2022. On a regional level, the report has segmented the global gypsum board market into the following major regions – Asia-Pacific, North America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa and Central and South America. Asia-Pacific currently represents the largest market. On the basis of the product type, the global gypsum board market has been segmented as wallboard, ceiling board, pre-decorated board and others. For each of the gypsum board types, the report has provided both historical and future market trends. Additionally, the report has analysed the market by end-use industries which include residential, corporate, commercial and others.
The value chain analysis of the gypsum board industry has also been covered in this report encompassing all the activities in the value chain such as procurement, manufacturing, sales and distribution. Furthermore, the study assesses the market based on Porter’s five forces model, which evaluates the level of competition in the market by analysing factors such as bargaining power of buyers and suppliers, threat from substitutes and new entrants. A thorough evaluation of the competitive landscape of the gypsum board industry has also been provided. Some of the key players in this market include BNBM Group, Saint-Gobain, Knauf, Etex, USG Boral and Yoshino.
This report provides an exhaustive insight for setting-up and running a gypsum board manufacturing plant. Factors such as land requirement, construction requirement, raw material requirement, labour requirement, machinery requirement, manufacturing process, utility requirement, total capital investment, total operating costs, prices, income projections, expenditure projections, profit margins, net present value, return on investment, payback period, etc. have been comprehensively covered in this report.
The following are the key questions answered by this report:
- What are the market trends for the global gypsum board market?
- Which are the biggest markets (regions) for gypsum board?
- What are the major types of gypsum board? Which are the most popular?
- What are the key application areas for gypsum board?
- Who are the key manufacturers in the gypsum board market?
- What are the land and construction requirements to start a gypsum board manufacturing plant?
- What are the machinery requirements to start a gypsum board manufacturing plant?
- How is gypsum board priced? What are the profit margins at various stages of the supply chain?
- What is the total capital investment required to start a gypsum board manufacturing plant?
- What are the running costs of a gypsum board manufacturing plant?
- How much revenue can a gypsum board manufacturing plant generate?
In order to prepare this research report, Expert Market Research conducted face to face and telephonic interviews with numerous industry participants in the gypsum board industry. They included manufacturers, distributors, end users, consultants, marketing professionals, researchers, etc. Primary research accounted for the bulk of the research efforts, complimented by an extensive secondary research. Secondary sources included annual reports, press releases, books, journals, white papers, newspapers, magazines, government sources and various proprietary databases.
Expert Market Research uses its comprehensive database of macroeconomic and industry specific data to produce its market forecasts. The initial baseline forecast is produced with the most recent market data. After an initial baseline forecast, all future macroeconomic and sector-specific events and assumptions are taken into account to generate the final forecast.