Paints & Coatings Global Industry Guide 2013-2022


Global Paints & Coatings industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.


Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the global paints & coatings market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends and leading companies.

Key Highlights

  • The paints & coatings market consists of liquid and powder based paints, varnishes and related products used for protective and decorative, industrial and automotive and specialty purposes.
  • The market excludes inks, thinners and raw materials, such as pigments and solvents.
  • The architectural & decorative segment consists of products used in homes and buildings, such as interior and exterior paints, primers, sealers, and varnishes.
  • The industrial segment comprises products that are factory-applied to manufactured goods as part of the production process.
  • The specialty segment consists of aerosol paints, marine paints, high-performance maintenance coatings, and automotive refinish paints.
  • The market value is calculated according to factory prices.
  • Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2017 annual average exchange rates.
  • The global paints & coatings market had total revenues of $150.7bn in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.2% between 2013 and 2017.
  • Market consumption volume increased with a CAGR of 4.6% between 2013 and 2017, to reach a total of 47,215.6 thousand tonnes in 2017.
  • A major end-market for paints and coatings is construction. In various countries construction output is healthy.


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