PVC pipes are the most widely used plastic pipes all over the world. They are made from Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic resin, one of the leading synthetic polymers used in plastic pipe industry. PVC pipes are durable, cost-effective, light in weight, hard to damage, easy to install and long lasting as compared to conventional pipes like G.I., Cast iron and cement pipes. During 2009-2016, the global PVC pipes market grew at a CAGR of around 4%. The market is currently being driven by growing urbanisation, demanding larger and cost-effective sewage lines, rising construction activities, infrastructure developments along with growing demand in the chemical, oil & natural gas industry. This report by Expert Market Research entitled “PVC Pipes Market Report and Forecast 2017–2022” provides a comprehensive analysis for anyone who plans to foray into the PVC pipes market.
Historical market trends for the PVC pipes industry have been provided from 2009-2016 and forecasts have been presented till 2022. On a regional level, the report has segmented the global PVC pipes market into the following regions – North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and other major regions. Asia-pacific currently represents the largest market. Additionally, the report has analysed the global PVC pipes market on the basis of its end use. Based on its end use, water management, irrigation and construction sector represent some of its biggest end-use markets.
The value chain analysis of PVC pipes 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 PVC pipes industry has also been provided. Some of the key players in this market include: Fujian ATON New Material Technology Co. Ltd., Hebei Bosor Pipe Co. Ltd., Yonggao Co. Ltd, Nanya Plastics (Xiamen) Co. Ltd. and Hubei Kaile Science &Technology Ltd.
This report provides an exhaustive insight for setting-up and running a PVC pipes 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 PVC pipes market?
- Which are the biggest markets (regions) for PVC pipes?
- Who are the key manufacturers in the PVC pipes market?
- What are the land and construction requirements to start a PVC pipes manufacturing plant?
- What are the machinery requirements to start a PVC pipes manufacturing plant?
- How are PVC pipes priced? What are the profit margins at various stages of the supply chain?
- What is the total capital investment required to start a PVC pipes manufacturing plant?
- What are the running costs of a PVC pipes manufacturing plant?
- How much revenue can a PVC pipes 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 PVC Pipes 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.