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Global Green Building Materials Markets, 2016-2018 & 2024: Growing Prominence of Energy Efficient Smart and Green Buildings Drive Strong Demand for Green Building Materials


Global Green Building Materials Markets, 2016-2018 & 2024: Growing Prominence of Energy Efficient Smart and Green Buildings Drive Strong Demand for Green Building Materials

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DUBLIN, June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --

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The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Green Building Materials in US$ Million.

The Global market is further analyzed by the following Types:

  • Insulation
  • Exterior Siding
  • Framing
  • Roofing
  • Interior Finishing
  • Others

Additionally, the US market is analyzed by the following Types, End-use Sectors, Housing Types, and Segments:


  • Concrete
  • Doors
  • Flooring
  • Roofing
  • Windows
  • Others

End-Use Sectors

  • Housing
  • Commercial

Housing Type

  • Pre-Fabricated
  • Multiple Dwelling
  • Single-Family


  • Building Systems
  • Exterior
  • Interior
  • Structural
  • Others

Key Topics Covered:


Climate Change and Spiraling Energy Prices Transform Green Buildings from Niche to Mainstream
Growth Drivers in a Nutshell
Market Challenges in a Nutshell
Green Building Materials: Future of Sustainable & Green Building Construction
Major Green Building Trends & Drivers Summarized
LEED Rated Buildings
Net Zero Energy (NZE) Buildings
Adoption of Solar
Passive Design
Green Retrofits and Re-Modeling
Sustainable Materials
Energy Efficiency
Water Efficiency
Water Conservation
Smart or Intelligent Buildings
Healthier Buildings
Green Path to Future
Traditional Materials
Other Evolving Trends in the Green Buildings Market
Green Building Products and Technologies: An Overview
HVACR Systems
Lighting Solutions
Plumbing Products
Wood Products
Doors and Windows
Rising Energy Consumption and Growing Environmental Consciousness Drive Widespread Adoption of Green Building Materials
Global Market Outlook
Developed Countries are Traditional Revenue Generators, while Developing Economies Offer Growth Potential
Upward Movement in Construction Activity in Asian Countries to Drive Strong Market Gains

Growing Prominence of Energy Efficient Smart and Green Buildings Drive Strong Demand for Green Building Materials
Recovery in Construction Activity Worldwide Boosts Market Prospects for Green Building Materials
Residential Construction Sector: Trend Favors Small & Green Homes
Rising Investments in Infrastructure Projects Benefit Market Prospects
Greening of Corporate Real Estate: Facing Hurdles in Achieving Green Building Certification
Key Trends in Green Commercial Building Construction
Sustainability in Warehouse Designs: Immense Benefits
Stringent Regulatory Standards and Building Codes Favor Demand for Green Concrete
Reduced CO2 Emissions and Enhanced Strength Drive Steady Penetration of Green Cement in Sustainable Construction
Rising Awareness of Green Buildings and Need for Energy Conservation Drive Focus on Green and Smart Windows
Consumers Recognize Energy Saving Properties of Low-E Glass
Energy-Saving Glass in Windows to Deliver Favorable Economic Returns
Growing Need to Achieve Sustainability and Cost Savings Propels Demand for Green Roofing
Green Roofing Technologies Offer Huge Untapped Market Potential
Smog Absorbing Shingles
Solar Roofing Shingles
Cold-Liquid-Applied Membranes
BIPV for Rooftops
Solar Ready Roofs
Energy-Efficient Asphalt Shingles
Reflective Roof Coatings
Critical Need to Prevent Energy Loss and Raise Energy Efficiency Drives Demand for Insulation Technologies
Passive House Standards: The Future of Building Insulation
Aerogels: A Green Insulation Material for Creating Multifunctional Insulation Products
Usage of Recycled Raw Materials in Insulation Products Surges
Recycled Consumer Glass in Production of Glass Wool
Insulation Market to Gain from Greenhouse Gas Emission Targets
Cellulose & Cotton Insulation Gain Prominence
Green Building Construction and Retrofit Activities Offer Growth Opportunities for Energy-Efficient Lighting Fixtures
Rising Environmental Concerns Drive Demand for Recyclable Options
Green Flooring Made of Renewable Resources Garner Significant Interest
The Green' Image of Wood Flooring Drives Demand Growth
Bamboo Flooring: Capitalizing on Green Attribute
Go Green: The New Mantra for Plywood Flooring Manufacturers
Building Resilience: The Next Big Thing in Sustainable Building Construction
Key Considerations in Building Resilient Homes
The Go Green' Trend Benefit Demand for Green Panelized Housing
Growing Demand for Rapidly Renewable Materials
Chemical Producers Gain from Green Concept
Favorable Demographic & Economic Trends Strengthen Market Prospects
Exponential Increase in Urbanization
Population Growth
Burgeoning Middle Class Population

Cool Concrete: A Means to Mitigate Urban Heat Island Effect
Innovations that Increase Sustainability Quotient of Ceramic Tiles
Top Greening Innovations: A Review
A Glance at Promising Green Building Material Technologies & Products
Green Building Materials for Indoors: A Review of Innovative Products
Other Noteworthy Green Building Technology Innovations

Green Building Standards and Regulations
An Overview of Global Green Building Certifications
LEED Certification
LEED v4.1: The Latest Version of LEED
LEED and BREEAM: Two Major International Building Certification Programs
G-SEED Certification Program
Green Globes: An Alternative to LEED Certification
LEED Vs Green Globes
Government Mandates for Energy Efficiency
Focus on Green Certification Programs for Individual Building Elements

Green Buildings: A Prelude
Achieving Energy Efficiency through Green Architecture
A Review of Green Building Materials
Green Floorings
Green Insulation
Fiberglass Insulation
Fabric Wrapped Pressed Fiberglass Panels
Mineral Wool Insulation
Styrofoam Insulation
Spray-On Fiber Insulation
Cotton Insulation
Low VOC Paints
Gypsum Board
Green Roofs
Green Windows or Energy Efficient Windows
Green Doors
Green Siding
Green or Recycled Concrete
Energy Efficient Lighting
Water-Efficient Plumbing Fixtures

7.1 Focus on Select Global Players
American Hydrotech, Inc. (USA)
Amvic, Inc. (Canada)
Andersen Corporation (USA)
Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (USA)
BASF SE (Germany)
Bauder Ltd. (UK)
CEMEX S.A.B. DE C.V. (Mexico)
Chengdu Onekin Green Building Materials Co., Ltd. (China)
DowDuPont Inc. (USA)
Ecostar LLC (USA)
Firestone Building Products Company, LLC (USA)
Fletcher Insulation Pty Limited (Australia)
Georgia-Pacific LLC (USA)
Homasote Company (USA)
Johns Manville Corporation (USA)
Kingspan Group Plc (Ireland)
Knauf Insulation Ltd. (UK)
LafargeHolcim Ltd. (Switzerland)
LG Hausys, Ltd. (South Korea)
LIXIL Group Corporation (Japan)
Marvin Windows and Doors, Inc. (USA)
Mohawk Industries, Inc. (USA)
Xtratherm Limited (Ireland)
Nichiha Corporation (Japan)
Norbord Inc. (Canada)
Owens Corning (USA)
Pella Corporation (USA)
RedBuilt LLC (USA)
Rockwool International A/S (Denmark)
Roseburg Forest Products Company, Inc. (USA)
Saint-Gobain SA (France)
CertainTeed Corporation (USA)
Sika AG (Switzerland)
Sika Sarnafil, Inc. (USA)
Standard Industries Inc. (USA)
GAF Materials Corp. (USA)
BMI Group (UK)
The Alumasc Group PLC (UK)
The Garland Company, Inc. (USA)
USG Corporation (USA)
Wienerberger AG (Austria)

7.2 Product Launches
Andersen Announces Easy Connect Joining System
Hanergy Develops Glass-Topped Solar Roofing Tile
Andersen Announces Black Exterior Color Option Windows
Pella Launches VividGrain Stain Aesthetic Innovation for Entry Doors
Mannington Launches Adura Max Apex Floors
GAF Introduces Monaco Lifetime Designer Shingles
Ambuja Cements Launches Ambuja Plus Cool Walls
Armstrong Flooring Launches Paragon Solid Hardwood
BASF and SoloPower Launches Multi-Layered Roofing System
Maibec Launches Maibec Resistech Siding System
CertainTeed Introduces ICON
Interface Unveils Prototype Carbon Negative Carpet Tile
Johns Manville Launches JM CladStone Water & Fire Block Insulation
BASF Launches Elastospray LWP Spray Foam Insulation
Marvin Windows and Doors Announces Designer Black Painted Interior Finish
Dow Launches FROTH-PAK ULTRA Premium Foam Insulation System
GAF Launches DecoTech Roof-Integrated Solar System

7.3 Recent Industry Activity
L&W Supply to Acquire NexGen Building Supply
Owens Corning Acquires Guangde SKD Rock Wool Manufacture Co., Ltd.
Roseburg Acquires Pembroke's MDF Plant
LIXIL Americas Completes a JV Agreement with Bath Crest
Masco Corporation Acquires the L.D. Kichler Co
Andersen Acquires Heritage Windows and Doors
Owens Corning Acquires Paroc Group
Foundation Building Materials Acquires Ceiling & Wall Supply and Virginia Builders Supply
American Standard Join Forces with Lysol
Andersen Acquires Frontier Tooling and Design Corporation
Armstrong to Sell EMEA and Pacific Rim Businesses to Knauf International
KINA Partners with Sustainable Minds
Tesla Installs Solar Roof System
HeidelbergCement to Acquire Cemex's Pacific Northwest Materials Business
Owens Corning Acquires Pittsburgh Corning
Armstrong Acquires VCT Business of Mannington Mills
UFPI Acquires Majority Stake in Quality Hardwood Sales LLC
Standard Industries Acquires Braas Monier
ClarkDietrich Acquires Strait-Flex International
Armstrong Acquires Tectum Inc.
GAF Partners with LiveRoof


9.1 The United States
A. Market Analysis
Surge in Number of Sustainable Buildings Drive Strong Growth in Demand for Green Building Materials
Leading US States for LEED Certification Highlight a Number of New Green Construction Trends
Builders and Designers Embrace Sustainability in a Big Way
Major Trends in the US Green Building Sector Summarized
Growing Popularity of Smart Green Buildings Augurs Well for Market Adoption
Smart Building Boom
Smarter Is Healthier
Smart Green Homes for Easy Achievement of Sustainability
Programmable Thermostats
Smart Light Bulbs
Solar-Reflective Roofing Shingles
Bamboo Lumber
Monitoring Systems
Recovery in Construction Activity Benefit Demand in the Largest Application Sector of Housing
US Construction Industry: An Overview
Growing Investments in Green Construction Favors Market Demand
Curbing Escalating Energy Consumption: A Major Growth Factor for Green Buildings
Government Incentives Drive Demand for Green Materials
Net Zero Building: The Trend to Watch Out for
Green Materials Benefit from Rising Concerns over Indoor Air Quality
Reducing Cost of Green Materials: Essential for Growth
Eco-friendly Roofing Solutions to Back Market Growth
Vegetative Roofs on the Growth Path
Roofing Market 'Coolly' Moves On
American Cities Eagerly Adopt Green Roofs
Green Insulation Materials Gain Momentum
Insulation Market to Gain from Greenhouse Gas Emission Targets
Energy Conservation Regulations Propel Insulation Materials Market
Implementation of Building Codes Drive Insulation Demand
Increasing Focus on Energy Conservation Drives Thermal Insulation Market
Popular Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Home Flooring Materials
Popular Windows for Improving Energy-Efficiency
Rise in Green Building Programs: Positive Impact on Green Materials Market
The California Green Building Standards Code
The San Francisco Green Building Code
List of Green Building Codes/Projects in the US in Select States
LEED Projects
B. Market Analytics

9.2 Canada
A. Market Analysis
Strong Focus on Environmental Sustainability Drives Market Demand
Net-Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB)
Healthy Buildings
Rising Awareness of Green Constructions to Boost Market Growth
Recovery in Residential and Non-Residential Construction Propel Market Demand
Green Top Phenomenon Catching On
B. Market Analytics

9.3 Japan
A. Market Analysis
Large Building Stock in Need of Sustainable Renovation Drives Strong Market Demand
Steady Growth in Housing Starts Augur Well for Market Demand
Housing Construction Practices: An Overview
Concrete Recycling Technologies in Japan
B. Market Analytics

9.4 Europe
A. Market Analysis
Recovery in Construction Activity to Drive Steady Growth in Demand
Need to Reduce Energy Consumption Drives Demand for Green Materials
Heating and Cooling
Building Insulation
Efficient Lighting
Self-Powered Buildings
Building Insulation: Regulations Drive Market Growth
Energy Efficiency Regulations to Propel Growth
EPBD II Directive Brings Good News for Insulation Market
Large Stock of Under-insulated Buildings to Trigger Demand for Insulation Products
Renovation Market - A Major Driver for Insulation
The Directive on Energy Performance in Buildings (EPBD)
Europe's 2020 Program
B. Market Analytics

9.4.1 France
Market Analysis

9.4.2 Germany
Market Analysis

9.4.3 Italy
Market Analysis

9.4.4 The United Kingdom
A. Market Analysis
Need to Mitigate Climate Change and Lower Greenhouse Gas Emissions Drive Market Growth
UK Implements Policies to Achieve Carbon Reduction Targets
Growth in Construction Activity Promote Demand for Green Building Materials
Timber Frame Demand Continues to Grow Driven by Sustainability Factor
Tough Challenges Ahead for Green Products
B. Market Analytics

9.4.5 Spain
Market Analysis

9.4.6 Russia
Market Analysis

9.4.7 Rest of Europe
Market Analysis

9.5 Asia-Pacific
A. Market Analysis
Asian Countries Spearhead Green Building Revolution
Green Building Councils and Non-Government Associations Promote Market Growth
List of Green Building Rating Systems in Select Asia-Pacific Countries
B. Market Analytics

9.5.1 China
A. Market Analysis
China: The World's Largest Construction Market Represents a Major Market for Green Building Materials
Mushrooming Smart Cities Benefit Market Adoption
Growing Preference for Green Building Materials in Large Number of Housing Projects Bode Well for the Market
Various Government Initiatives Favor Growth in Demand for Green Building Materials
China Committed to Expand Green Construction Market Landscape
Building Insulation: Benefiting from Stringent Regulations
Eco-Cities Promote Green Construction
B. Market Analytics

9.5.2 Rest of Asia-Pacific
A. Market Analysis
Focus on Select Markets
India's Green Buildings Market to Experience Strong Growth
Rapid Increase in Green and LEED Building Development Augurs Well for the Market
GBCI India
Government Initiatives
A Glance at Major Challenges
Hong Kong
B. Market Analytics

9.6 Latin America
A. Market Analysis
Uptrend in Green Building Projects in Latin America
Mexico: A High Growth Regional Market
B. Market Analytics

9.7 Rest of World
A. Market Analysis
The Middle East: Need to Manage Limited Water Resources and Enhance Energy Efficiency Drive Market Demand
Saudi Arabia
United Arab Emirates (UAE)
South Africa to Emerge as a Major Green Buildings Market Worldwide
B. Market Analytics


  • Total Companies Profiled: 145 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 160)
  • The United States (107)
  • Canada (9)
  • Japan (2)
  • Europe (29)
    • France (1)
    • Germany (9)
    • The United Kingdom (8)
    • Rest of Europe (11)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (11)
  • Latin America (2)

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