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The European Market for Thermal Insulation Products – Eighth Edition - Polyurethane Foam Product Image

The European Market for Thermal Insulation Products – Eighth Edition - Polyurethane Foam

  • Published: September 2011
  • Region: Europe
  • 135 Pages
  • IAL

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Armacell
  • BASF
  • Dow Chemical
  • Kingspan
  • Knauf Insulation
  • Recticel
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Scope of the Study

This report covers the market for polyurethane foam thermal insulation products in Europe. The information is drawn from IAL’s report “The European Market for Thermal Insulation Products”.

This report covers the following country/region markets:

- Austria
- Baltic States
- Benelux
- Bulgaria
- Czech Republic
- Denmark
- Finland
- France
- Germany
- Hungary
- Ireland
- Italy
- Norway
- Poland
- Portugal
- Romania
- Russia
- Slovakia
- Slovenia
- Spain
- Sweden
- Switzerland
- Turkey
- United Kingdom

Methodology

The study is based on desk research and an extensive series of interviews. The desk research covered the relevant technical and trade journals, published official statistics, figures derived by trade associations and the data bank of IAL Consultants. This data bank has been built up over the last twenty years from a series of studies covering products in building, construction and process plant industries including paints, plastics, adhesives, sealants, polyurethanes and flame retardants.

The interview programme included high-level respondents in companies manufacturing, distributing and installing thermal insulation materials.

1. INTRODUCTION
1.1 SCOPE OF THE STUDY
1.2 METHODOLOGY
1.3 PRODUCTS
1.4 END-USE SECTORS
1.4.1 Building
1.4.2 Industrial
1.5 PRICES
1.6 UNITS OF VOLUME
1.7 FORECASTS
1.8 ROUNDING
2. MARKET SUMMARY AND FORECASTS TO 2015
2.1 MARKET REVIEW - 2010
2.2 MARKET REVIEW WESTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES - 2010
2.3 MARKET REVIEW EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES - 2010
2.4 MARKET FORECASTS - 2015
2.5 MARKET FORECASTS WESTERN EUROPE - 2015
2.6 MARKET FORECASTS EASTERN EUROPE - 2015
3. MARKET REVIEW
3.1 THE MARKET IN WESTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES, 2010-2015
3.2 THE WESTERN EUROPEAN MARKET BY END-USE APPLICATION - 2010
3.3 WESTERN EUROPEAN GROWTH IN POLYURETHANE FOAM CONSUMPTION, 2010-2015
3.4 THE MARKET IN EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES, 2010-2015
3.5 THE EASTERN EUROPEAN MARKET BY END-USE APPLICATION - 2010
3.6 EASTERN EUROPEAN GROWTH IN POLYURETHANE FOAM CONSUMPTION, 2010-2015
4. MARKET INFLUENCES
4.1 MACROECONOMIC TRENDS
4.1.1 Austria
4.1.2 Baltic States
4.1.3 Belgium
4.1.4 Bulgaria
4.1.5 Czech Republic
4.1.6 Denmark
4.1.7 Finland
4.1.8 France
4.1.9 Germany
4.1.10 Hungary
4.1.11 Ireland
4.1.12 Italy
4.1.13 Netherlands
4.1.14 Norway
4.1.15 Poland
4.1.16 Portugal
4.1.17 Romania
4.1.18 Russia
4.1.19 Slovakia
4.1.20 Slovenia
4.1.21 Spain
4.1.22 Sweden
4.1.23 Switzerland
4.1.24 Turkey
4.1.25 United Kingdom
4.2 TRENDS AFFECTING THE POLYURETHANE FOAM MARKET
4.2.1 Czech Republic
4.2.2 France
4.2.3 Germany
4.2.4 Hungary
4.2.5 Italy
4.2.6 Nordic Countries
4.2.7 Other Eastern European Countries
4.2.8 Other Western European Countries
4.2.9 Poland
4.2.10 Russia
4.2.11 Spain
4.2.12 Turkey
4.2.13 United Kingdom
5. SUPPLIERS AND MANUFACTURERS OF POLYURETHANE FOAM INSULATION PRODUCTS
5.1 MARKET SHARES OF LEADING POLYURETHANE INSULATION SUPPLIERS
5.2 PROFILES OF KEY EUROPEAN SUPPLIERS
5.2.1 Armacell
5.2.2 BASF
5.2.3 Dow Chemical
5.2.4 Kingspan
5.2.5 Knauf Insulation
5.2.6 Recticel
5.2.7 Rockwool
5.2.8 Saint-Gobain Isover
5.2.9 URSA
5.3 DIRECTORY OF PU SUPPLIERS
5.3.1 Austria
5.3.2 Belgium
5.3.3 Bulgaria
5.3.4 Czech Republic
5.3.5 Denmark
5.3.6 Finland
5.3.7 France
5.3.8 Germany
5.3.9 Hungary
5.3.10 Ireland
5.3.11 Italy
5.3.12 Latvia
5.3.13 Netherlands
5.3.14 Norway
5.3.15 Poland
5.3.16 Portugal
5.3.17 Romania
5.3.18 Russia
5.3.19 Slovakia
5.3.20 Spain
5.3.21 Sweden
5.3.22 Switzerland
5.3.23 Turkey
5.3.24 United Kingdom
6. SOURCES OF INFORMATION
6.1 AUSTRIA
6.2 BELGIUM
6.3 CZECH REPUBLIC
6.4 DENMARK
6.5 FINLAND
6.6 FRANCE
6.7 GERMANY
6.8 HUNGARY
6.9 IRELAND
6.10 ITALY
6.11 NETHERLANDS
6.12 NORWAY
6.13 POLAND
6.14 PORTUGAL
6.15 ROMANIA
6.16 RUSSIA
6.17 SLOVENIA
6.18 SPAIN
6.19 SWEDEN
6.20 SWITZERLAND
6.21 TURKEY
6.22 UNITED KINGDOM

TABLE OF TABLES

1. INTRODUCTION
1.1 SCOPE OF THE STUDY
1.2 METHODOLOGY
1.3 PRODUCTS
1.4 END-USE SECTORS
1.5 PRICES
1.6 UNITS OF VOLUME
1.7 FORECASTS
1.8 ROUNDING
2. MARKET SUMMARY AND FORECASTS TO 2015
2.1 MARKET REVIEW - 2010
Total European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2010 (m3)
Total European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2010 (Tonnes)
Total European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2010 (€ Million)
2.2 MARKET REVIEW WESTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES - 2010
Total Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (m3)
Total Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (Tonnes)
Total Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (€ Million)
2.3 MARKET REVIEW EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES - 2010
Total Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (m3)
Total Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (Tonnes)
Total Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (€ Million)
2.4 MARKET FORECASTS - 2015
Forecast European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2015 (m3)
Forecast European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2015 (Tonnes)
Forecast European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2015 (€ Million)
2.5 MARKET FORECASTS WESTERN EUROPE - 2015
Forecast Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (m3)
Forecast Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (Tonnes)
Forecast Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (€ Million)
2.6 MARKET FORECASTS EASTERN EUROPE - 2015
Forecast Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (m3)
Forecast Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (Tonnes)
Forecast Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (€ Million)
3. MARKET REVIEW
3.1 THE MARKET IN WESTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES, 2010-2015
The Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country, 2010-2015 (m3)
The Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country, 2010-2015 (Tonnes)
3.2 THE WESTERN EUROPEAN MARKET BY END-USE APPLICATION - 2010
The Western European Market for Polyurethane Foam in Building and Industry, 2010 (m3)
The Western European Market for Polyurethane Foam in Building and Industry, 2010 (Tonnes)
3.3 WESTERN EUROPEAN GROWTH IN POLYURETHANE FOAM CONSUMPTION, 2010-2015
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Western European Countries, 2010-2015 (m3)
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Western European Countries, 2010-2015 (Tonnes)
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Western European Countries, 2010-2015 (€ Million)
3.4 THE MARKET IN EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES, 2010-2015
The Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country, 2010-2015 (m3)
The Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country, 2010-2015 (Tonnes)
3.5 THE EASTERN EUROPEAN MARKET BY END-USE APPLICATION - 2010
The Eastern European Market for Polyurethane Foam in Building and Industry, 2010 (m3)
The Eastern European Market for Polyurethane Foam in Building and Industry, 2010 (Tonnes)
3.6 EASTERN EUROPEAN GROWTH IN POLYURETHANE FOAM CONSUMPTION, 2010-2015
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Eastern European Countries, 2010-2015 (m3)
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Eastern European Countries, 2010-2015 (Tonnes)
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Eastern European Countries, 2010-2015 (€ Million)
4. MARKET INFLUENCES
4.1 MACROECONOMIC TRENDS
Construction Volume in Austria by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Estonian Construction Production, 2006-2009 (Million Euros)
Latvian Expenditure in Construction, 2007-2011 (Thousand Lats)
Construction Work Completed in Lithuania, 2007-2010 (M LTL)
Construction Volume in Belgium by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Bulgarian Building Permits Issued for Construction of New Buildings, 2009-2010 (Units)
Construction Volume in the Czech Republic by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Denmark by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Finland by Type, 20102013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in France by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Germany by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Hungary by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Ireland by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Italy by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in the Netherlands by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Norway by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Poland by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Portugal by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Activity, by Ownership, in Romania, 2003-2006 (Units)
Construction Volume in Russia 2006-2009 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Total Volume of Russian Construction Works Performed by Type of Construction, 2007- 2010 (Thousand m3)
Construction Volume in Slovakia by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
New Buildings Completed in Slovenia, 2005-2009 (Number of Units)
Construction Volume in Spain by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Sweden by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Switzerland by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
New Buildings and Additions by Use of Building and Type of Investor in Turkey, 2007-2010 (€ Million/Annual
% change)
Construction Volume in the United Kingdom by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
4.2 TRENDS AFFECTING THE POLYURETHANE FOAM MARKET
5. SUPPLIERS AND MANUFACTURERS OF POLYURETHANE FOAM INSULATION
PRODUCTS
5.1 MARKET SHARES OF LEADING POLYURETHANE INSULATION SUPPLIERS
Leading Western and Eastern European Suppliers of Polyurethane Foam Insulation
5.2 PROFILES OF KEY EUROPEAN SUPPLIERS
BASF Group Sales by Business Segment, 2009 & 2010 (€ Million & % Growth)
BASF Group Sales by Location of Customer, 2009 & 2010 (€ Million & % Growth)
BASF Plastics Division Sales, 2010 (€ Million & % Share)
The Dow Chemical Company: Group Sales by Region, 2010 (US$ Million)
The Dow Chemical Company: Group Sales by Business Segment, 2008-2010 (US$ Million)
Dow’s European Manufacturing Sites for Styrofoam and Polyurethanes
Kingspan Group Sales by Business Segment, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Kingspan Group Sales by Region, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Materials, Brand Names and Applications Available from Knauf
Knauf Production Sites in Europe for the Production of Insulation
Recticel International: Net Sales by Business Segment, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Recticel Insulation: Net Sales by Division, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Rockwool Group Sales by Region, 2010 (%)
Saint-Gobain Group Sales by Division, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Uralita’s Financial Results by Business Group, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
5.3 DIRECTORY OF PU SUPPLIERS
6. SOURCES OF INFORMATION
6.1 AUSTRIA
6.2 BELGIUM
6.3 CZECH REPUBLIC
6.4 DENMARK
6.5 FINLAND
6.6 FRANCE
6.7 GERMANY
6.8 HUNGARY
6.9 IRELAND
6.10 ITALY
6.11 NETHERLANDS
6.12 NORWAY
6.13 POLAND
6.14 PORTUGAL
6.15 ROMANIA
6.16 RUSSIA
6.17 SLOVENIA
6.18 SPAIN
6.19 SWEDEN
6.20 SWITZERLAND
6.21 TURKEY
6.22 UNITED KINGDOM

TABLE OF TABLES
1. INTRODUCTION
1.1 SCOPE OF THE STUDY
1.2 METHODOLOGY
1.3 PRODUCTS
1.4 END-USE SECTORS
1.5 PRICES
1.6 UNITS OF VOLUME
1.7 FORECASTS
1.8 ROUNDING
2. MARKET SUMMARY AND FORECASTS TO 2015
2.1 MARKET REVIEW - 2010
Total European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2010 (m3)
Total European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2010 (Tonnes)
Total European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2010 (€ Million)
2.2 MARKET REVIEW WESTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES - 2010
Total Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (m3)
Total Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (Tonnes)
Total Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (€ Million)
2.3 MARKET REVIEW EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES - 2010
Total Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (m3)
Total Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (Tonnes)
Total Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2010 (€ Million)
2.4 MARKET FORECASTS - 2015
Forecast European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2015 (m3)
Forecast European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2015 (Tonnes)
Forecast European Polyurethane Foam Market by Region and End-use, 2015 (€ Million)
2.5 MARKET FORECASTS WESTERN EUROPE - 2015
Forecast Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (m3)
Forecast Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (Tonnes)
Forecast Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (€ Million)
2.6 MARKET FORECASTS EASTERN EUROPE - 2015
Forecast Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (m3)
Forecast Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (Tonnes)
Forecast Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country and End-use, 2015 (€ Million)
3. MARKET REVIEW
3.1 THE MARKET IN WESTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES, 2010-2015
The Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country, 2010-2015 (m3)
The Western European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country, 2010-2015 (Tonnes)
3.2 THE WESTERN EUROPEAN MARKET BY END-USE APPLICATION - 2010
The Western European Market for Polyurethane Foam in Building and Industry, 2010 (m3)
The Western European Market for Polyurethane Foam in Building and Industry, 2010 (Tonnes)
3.3 WESTERN EUROPEAN GROWTH IN POLYURETHANE FOAM CONSUMPTION, 2010-2015
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Western European Countries, 2010-2015 (m3)
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Western European Countries, 2010-2015 (Tonnes)
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Western European Countries, 2010-2015 (€ Million)
3.4 THE MARKET IN EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES, 2010-2015
The Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country, 2010-2015 (m3)
The Eastern European Polyurethane Foam Market by Country, 2010-2015 (Tonnes)
3.5 THE EASTERN EUROPEAN MARKET BY END-USE APPLICATION - 2010
The Eastern European Market for Polyurethane Foam in Building and Industry, 2010 (m3)
The Eastern European Market for Polyurethane Foam in Building and Industry, 2010 (Tonnes)
3.6 EASTERN EUROPEAN GROWTH IN POLYURETHANE FOAM CONSUMPTION, 2010-2015
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Eastern European Countries, 2010-2015 (m3)
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Eastern European Countries, 2010-2015 (Tonnes)
% Market Growth for Polyurethane Foam in Eastern European Countries, 2010-2015 (€ Million)
4. MARKET INFLUENCES
4.1 MACROECONOMIC TRENDS
Construction Volume in Austria by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Estonian Construction Production, 2006-2009 (Million Euros)
Latvian Expenditure in Construction, 2007-2011 (Thousand Lats)
Construction Work Completed in Lithuania, 2007-2010 (M LTL)
Construction Volume in Belgium by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Bulgarian Building Permits Issued for Construction of New Buildings, 2009-2010 (Units)
Construction Volume in the Czech Republic by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Denmark by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Finland by Type, 20102013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in France by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Germany by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Hungary by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Ireland by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Italy by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in the Netherlands by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Norway by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Poland by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Portugal by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Activity, by Ownership, in Romania, 2003-2006 (Units)
Construction Volume in Russia 2006-2009 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Total Volume of Russian Construction Works Performed by Type of Construction, 2007- 2010 (Thousand m3)
Construction Volume in Slovakia by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
New Buildings Completed in Slovenia, 2005-2009 (Number of Units)
Construction Volume in Spain by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Sweden by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
Construction Volume in Switzerland by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
New Buildings and Additions by Use of Building and Type of Investor in Turkey, 2007-2010 (€ Million/Annual
% change)
Construction Volume in the United Kingdom by Type, 2010-2013 (€ Million/Annual % change)
4.2 TRENDS AFFECTING THE POLYURETHANE FOAM MARKET
5. SUPPLIERS AND MANUFACTURERS OF POLYURETHANE FOAM INSULATION
PRODUCTS
5.1 MARKET SHARES OF LEADING POLYURETHANE INSULATION SUPPLIERS
Leading Western and Eastern European Suppliers of Polyurethane Foam Insulation
5.2 PROFILES OF KEY EUROPEAN SUPPLIERS
BASF Group Sales by Business Segment, 2009 & 2010 (€ Million & % Growth)
BASF Group Sales by Location of Customer, 2009 & 2010 (€ Million & % Growth)
BASF Plastics Division Sales, 2010 (€ Million & % Share)
The Dow Chemical Company: Group Sales by Region, 2010 (US$ Million)
The Dow Chemical Company: Group Sales by Business Segment, 2008-2010 (US$ Million)
Dow’s European Manufacturing Sites for Styrofoam and Polyurethanes
Kingspan Group Sales by Business Segment, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Kingspan Group Sales by Region, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Materials, Brand Names and Applications Available from Knauf
Knauf Production Sites in Europe for the Production of Insulation
Recticel International: Net Sales by Business Segment, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Recticel Insulation: Net Sales by Division, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Rockwool Group Sales by Region, 2010 (%)
Saint-Gobain Group Sales by Division, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
Uralita’s Financial Results by Business Group, 2009-2010 (€ Million & % Change)
5.3 DIRECTORY OF PU SUPPLIERS
6. SOURCES OF INFORMATION
6.1 AUSTRIA
6.2 BELGIUM
6.3 CZECH REPUBLIC
6.4 DENMARK
6.5 FINLAND
6.6 FRANCE
6.7 GERMANY
6.8 HUNGARY
6.9 IRELAND
6.10 ITALY
6.11 NETHERLANDS
6.12 NORWAY
6.13 POLAND
6.14 PORTUGAL
6.15 ROMANIA
6.16 RUSSIA
6.17 SLOVENIA
6.18 SPAIN
6.19 SWEDEN
6.20 SWITZERLAND
6.21 TURKEY
6.22 UNITED KINGDOM

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