List of Figures

FIGURE 1 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET: RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 19
FIGURE 2 BREAKDOWN OF PRIMARY INTERVIEWS, BY COMPANY, DESIGNATION AND REGION 22
FIGURE 3 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 23
FIGURE 4 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 24
FIGURE 5 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION APPLICATION SEGMENT IS EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE GLOBAL WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET DURING 2016-2021 28
FIGURE 6 POLYETHYLENE WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES SEGMENT IS ANTICIPATED TO DOMINATE THE MARKET IN 2016 29
FIGURE 7 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET SHARE, BY REGION, 2016 29
FIGURE 8 ASIA IS PROJECTED TO HAVE THE HIGHEST GROWTH POTENTIAL IN THE
WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET IN TERMS OF VOLUME, 2016-2021 30
FIGURE 9 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET IS PROJECTED TO REGISTER A HEALTHY GROWTH DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 31
FIGURE 10 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS: THE LARGEST MARKET SEGMENT 31
FIGURE 11 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION APPLICATION TO HOLD THE MAXIMUM SHARE IN WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET 32
FIGURE 12 INDIA IS PROJECTED TO GROW AT THE HIGHEST CAGR DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 33
FIGURE 13 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION SEGMENT PROJECTED TO CONTRIBUTE THE LARGEST SHARE DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 33
FIGURE 14 EMERGING NATIONS TO GROW FASTER THAN THE DEVELOPED NATIONS 34
FIGURE 15 MARKET IN EUROPE ON THE VERGE OF ATTAINING MATURITY 34
FIGURE 16 EVOLUTION OF THE WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET 36
FIGURE 17 INCREASING DEMAND FROM EMERGING MARKETS TO HELP THE WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET GROW 38
FIGURE 18 MODERATE GROWTH IN BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY 39
FIGURE 19 VALUE-CHAIN ANALYSIS: MAJOR VALUE IS ADDED DURING MANUFACTURING PHASE 42
FIGURE 20 EXPANDING THE GLOBAL FOOTPRINT IS A LEADING TREND AMONG THE KEY MARKET PLAYERS 44
FIGURE 21 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 45
FIGURE 22 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE (KT) 50
FIGURE 23 NORTH AMERICA REGION IS PROJECTED DOMINATE GLOBAL POLYETHYLENE WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET IN 2021 51
FIGURE 24 ASIA EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE POLYVINYLCHLORIDE TYPE WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET 53
FIGURE 25 ASIA POLYVINYLCHLORIDE WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET IS EXPECTED TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR BETWEEN 2016 AND 2021 54
FIGURE 26 NORTH AMERICA TO DOMINATE POLYPROPYLENE WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET 55
FIGURE 27 OTHER TYPE WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION (KT) 57
FIGURE 28 NORTH AMERICA CONTRIBUTED THE LARGEST SHARE TO THE BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION MARKET IN 2016 62
FIGURE 29 ASIA EXPECTED TO GROW AT THE HIGHEST CAGR IN THE AUTOMOTIVE COMPONENTS MARKET 63
FIGURE 30 INDUSTRIAL & CONSUMER GOODS MARKET IN ASIA AND ROW REGIONS TO GROW AT HIGH CAGR BETWEEN 2016-2021 65
FIGURE 31 DEVELOPMENT OF NEW NICHE PRODUCTS IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO DRIVE THE MARKET 66
FIGURE 32 EMERGING COUNTRIES EXPECTED TO BE NEW STRATEGIC LOCATIONS FOR WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MANUFACTURERS 69
FIGURE 33 U.S. IS THE LARGEST WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA 72
FIGURE 34 GERMANY EXPECTED TO WITNESS THE HIGHEST GROWTH IN THE EUROPEAN WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET 78
FIGURE 35 ASIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET SNAPSHOT – MOST LUCRATIVE OPPORTUNITIES 89
FIGURE 36 KEY GROWTH STRATEGIES IN THE WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET 2011-2016 104
FIGURE 37 COMPANIES PRIMARILY ADOPTED INORGANIC GROWTH STRATEGIES FROM
2011-2016 105
FIGURE 38 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET: YEAR-WISE SHARE OF THE TOTAL DEVELOPMENTS IN THE MARKET, 2011–2016 (TILL MARCH) 106
FIGURE 39 GEOGRAPHIC REVENUE MIX OF TOP FIVE MARKET PLAYERS 114
FIGURE 40 TREX COMPANY, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 115
FIGURE 41 TREX COMPANY, INC. : SWOT ANALYSIS 117
FIGURE 42 ADVANCED ENVIRONMENTAL RECYCLING TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (AERT): COMPANY SNAPSHOT 119
FIGURE 43 ADVANCED ENVIRONMENTAL RECYCLING TECHNOLOGIES, INC.: SWOT ANALYSIS 120
FIGURE 44 UNIVERSAL FOREST PRODUCTS, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 122
FIGURE 45 UNIVERSAL FOREST PRODUCTS, INC.: SWOT ANALYSIS 123
FIGURE 46 AXION INTERNATIONAL, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 125
FIGURE 47 POLYPLANK AB: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 139

 

List of Tables

TABLE 1 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET SEGMENTATION, BY APPLICATION 37
TABLE 2 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET SEGMENTATION, BY TYPE 37
TABLE 3 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET SEGMENTATION, BY REGION 37
TABLE 4 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 50
TABLE 5 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 51
TABLE 6 POLYETHYLENE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION 2014-2021 (KT) 52
TABLE 7 POLYETHYLENE : WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 52
TABLE 8 POLYVINYLCHLORIDE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION 2014-2021 (KT) 54
TABLE 9 POLYVINYLCHLORIDE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 55
TABLE 10 POLYPROPYLENE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION 2014-2021 (KT) 56
TABLE 11 POLYPROPYLENE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 56
TABLE 12 OTHERS: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KT) 57
TABLE 13 OTHERS: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 57
TABLE 14 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 60
TABLE 15 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 60
TABLE 16 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KT) 62
TABLE 17 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 63
TABLE 18 AUTOMOTIVE COMPONENTS: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KT) 64
TABLE 19 AUTOMOTIVE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 64
TABLE 20 INDUSTRIAL & CONSUMER GOODS: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KT) 65
TABLE 21 INDUSTRIAL & CONSUMER GOODS: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 66
TABLE 22 OTHERS: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KT) 67
TABLE 23 OTHERS: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 67
TABLE 24 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KT) 70
TABLE 25 WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 71
TABLE 26 NORTH AMERICA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY COUNTRY 2014-2021 (KT) 73
TABLE 27 NORTH AMERICA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY COUNTRY 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 73
TABLE 28 U.S.: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 74
TABLE 29 U.S.: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 74
TABLE 30 U.S.: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 74
TABLE 31 U.S.: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 75
TABLE 32 CANADA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 75
TABLE 33 CANADA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 34 CANADA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 76
TABLE 35 CANADA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 77
TABLE 36 EUROPE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KT) 79
TABLE 37 EUROPE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY COUNTRY 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 79
TABLE 38 U.K.: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 80
TABLE 39 U.K.: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 40 U.K.: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 81
TABLE 41 U.K.: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2012-2021 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 42 GERMANY: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 82
TABLE 43 GERMANY: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 82
TABLE 44 GERMANY: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (KT) 82
TABLE 45 GERMANY: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 83
TABLE 46 FRANCE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 83
TABLE 47 FRANCE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 48 FRANCE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (KT) 84
TABLE 49 FRANC: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 50 SCANDINAVIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 85
TABLE 51 SCANDINAVIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 52 SCANDINAVIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (KT) 86
TABLE 53 SCANDINAVIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 54 REST OF EUROPE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (KT) 87
TABLE 55 REST OF EUROPE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 56 REST OF EUROPE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 88
TABLE 57 REST OF EUROPE: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 88
TABLE 59 ASIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KT) 89
TABLE 60 ASIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY COUNTRY 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 90
TABLE 61 CHINA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 90
TABLE 62 CHINA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 91
TABLE 63 CHINA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 91
TABLE 64 CHINA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 65 INDIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 92
TABLE 66 INDIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 67 INDIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 93
TABLE 68 INDIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 69 JAPAN: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 94
TABLE 70 JAPAN: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 71 JAPAN: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 95
TABLE 72 JAPAN: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 73 REST OF ASIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 96
TABLE 74 REST OF ASIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 75 REST OF ASIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (KT) 96
TABLE 76 REST OF ASIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 77 ROW: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KT) 97
TABLE 78 ROW: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY COUNTRY 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 98
TABLE 79 BRAZIL: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 98
TABLE 80 BRAZIL: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 99
TABLE 81 BRAZIL: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 99
TABLE 82 BRAZIL: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 99
TABLE 83 RUSSIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 100
TABLE 84 RUSSIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY TYPE 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 85 RUSSIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 101
TABLE 86 RUSSIA: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 101
TABLE 87 AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (KT) 102
TABLE 88 AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 89 AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KT) 102
TABLE 90 AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITES MARKET BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 91 PARTNERSHIPS, AGREEMENTS, AND COLLABORATIONS 107
TABLE 92 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 109
TABLE 93 EXPANSIONS 111
TABLE 94 MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS 113