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Ceramic Tiles - Global Strategic Business Report

  • Published: November 2012
  • Region: Global
  • 285 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Ceramic Tiles in Million Square Feet. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

The report profiles 163 companies including many key and niche players such as:

- Canteras Cerro Negro SA
- Cecrisa S.A
- Ceramiche Atlas Concorde S.p.A.
- Ceramika Tubadzin II Sp. z o.o
- Cristal Cerámica S.A.
- Crossville Inc.
- Eliane Revestimentos Ceramicos
- Florida Tile Industries Inc.
- Florim USA Inc.
- Gainey Ceramics Inc.
- Grupo Industrial Saltillo S.A. de C.V
- Grespania SA
- Grupo Uralita
- Gruppo Ceramiche Ricchetti SpA
- Johnson Tiles Limited
- Ilva S.A.
- Internacional De Ceramica SA DE CV
- Iris Ceramica SpA
- Jordan Ceramic Industries Company Ltd.
- Kajaria Ceramics Ltd.
- Kaleseramik
- Çanakkale Kalebodur Seramik Sanayi A.S
- Lamosa Revestimientos S.A. de C.V.
- Lira Keramika
- Lasselsberger A. S
- Mohawk Industries
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CERAMIC TILES - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Ceramic Tiles I-3
Ceramic Tiles Classification I-3
Glazed or Unglazed I-3
Porous or Compact-Bodied I-3
Pressed or Extruded I-3
Types of Ceramic Tiles I-3
Clinker Tiles I-3
Terracotta Tiles I-4
Cottoforte Tiles I-4
Porcelain Tiles I-4
Red Stoneware Tiles I-4
Majolica I-4
White Body Single-Fired and Monoporosa Tiles I-4
Whitebody Earthenware Tiles I-5

II. Executive Summary

1. MARKET ANALYSIS II-1
Current & Future Analysis: A Review II-1
BRIC: To Drive Global Growth in the Short-to- Medium Term Period II-1
Slowdown in the European Construction Industry: A Cause of
Concern II-2
Key Statistical Data II-3
Table 1: World Ceramic Tiles Consumption by Leading Countries
(2006-2011) - Consumption Volume in Million Square Feet for
China, Brazil, India, Indonesia, Iran, Vietnam, Egypt, USA,
Spain, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Italy, Turkey, Thailand
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3

Table 2: World Ceramic Tiles Production by Leading Countries
(2006-2011): Production Volume in Million Square Feet for
China, Brazil, India, Italy, Iran, Spain, Vietnam, Indonesia,
Turkey, Egypt, Mexico, Thailand, Russia, Poland, Malaysia and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4

Table 3: World Ceramic Tiles Exports by Leading Countries
(2006 - 2011) - Volume Exports in Million Square Feet for
China, Italy, Spain, Turkey Brazil, Mexico, Iran, Thailand,
Poland, Portugal, UAE, Vietnam, Germany, Egypt, Malaysia and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-5

Table 4: World Ceramic Tiles Imports by Leading Countries
(2006-2011) - Breakdown by Volume in Million Square Feet for
China, Brazil, India, Indonesia, Iran, Vietnam, Egypt, USA,
Saudi Arabia, Russia and Mexico (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-6
Market Trends and Issues II-7
Urbanization - the Mega Growth Driver II-7
Stone Tile: Imitating Nature II-7
Technological Development II-7
Digital Printing Drives the Ceramic Tiles Market II-7
Demand for Thin Tiles Surging ll-8

2. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-9
Raw Materials Overview II-9
Ceramic Tiles Classification II-9
Glazed or Unglazed II-9
Porous or Compact-Bodied II-9
Pressed or Extruded II-9
Types of Ceramic Tiles II-10
Clinker Tiles II-10
Terracotta Tiles II-10
Cottoforte Tiles II-10
Porcelain Tiles II-10
Red Stoneware Tiles II-10
Majolica II-10
White Body Single-Fired and Monoporosa Tiles II-11
White Body Earthenware Tiles II-11
Ceramic Mosaic Tile II-11
Quarry Tile II-11
Paver Tile II-11
Application Areas and Selection Factors II-11
Different Categories of Ceramic Tiles II-11
Technical Properties II-12
Regularity Properties II-12
Structural Properties II-12
Mechanical Properties II-12
Massive Mechanical Properties II-12
Surface Mechanical Properties II-12
Thermo-Hygrometric Properties II-12
Chemical Properties II-13
Safety Properties II-13
Glossary of Ceramic Tile Terms II-13
Tile Density and Moisture Absorption II-13
Production Methods II-14
Ceramic Tiles Production II-14
Bicottura II-14
Monocottura II-14
Maintenance of Tiles II-14

3. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-15
Somany Ceramics Signs Partnership with Iris Ceramica Group II-15
Somany Ceramics to Increase Capacity II-15
Union Mosaic Industry to Acquire TT Ceramic II-15
Electronics For Imaging Takes Over Cretaprint II-15
Malwa Mirage Ceramics Sets Up Digital Ceramic Wall Tiles
Facility in Pune II-16
Kajaria Ceramics to Establish Ceramic Tile Factory in Uzbekistan II-16
East Coast Tile Inks Exclusive Distribution Agreement with
StonePeak Ceramics II-16
Xennia Technology Signs Distribution Partnership with Esmaltes II-16
Modwalls® Enters into Design Partnership with Clayhaus Ceramics II-17
Hastings Tile & Bath Enters into Partnership with UnoCeramica II-17
Kajaria Ceramics and Vitra Enter into Alliance II-17
Johnsons Tiles Secures Contract from Asda II-17
China America to Acquire Ziyang Ceramics Company II-18
Orient Ceramics & Industries Sets-Up Orient Tile Boutique II-18
Somany Ceramics Acquires Interest in Vintage Tiles II-18
BolognaFiere and Confindustria Ceramica Ink Agreement II-18
International Ceramics City and RAK Ceramics Sign Agreement II-19
Mohawk Industries Enter into Joint Venture with Sanfi Ceramics II-19
Megan and Jason Coleman Establish Clayhaus Ceramics II-19
Lanka Ceramics to Merge Operations of Subsidiaries II-20
Somany Ceramics Acquires Significant Minority Interest in VTPL II-20
Kajaria Ceramics Takes Over Majority Interest in Soriso Ceramic II-20

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE
BUILDER II-21
Porcelanite Lamosa and LB Sign Trade Agreement II-21
RAK Ceramics Collaborates with Capitol Tiles II-21
RAK Ceramics and KLUDI Establish KLUDI- RAK JV in India II-21
China Ceramics Acquires Gaoan Facility II-21
Walker & Zanger Acquires Majority Stake in Cerámica Antique II-22
Zorka Keramika Signs Strategic Partnership Agreement with Keraben II-22
Microban International and Dal-Tile Enter into Exclusive North
American Partnership II-22
IPS Ceramics Enters into Management Buyout with Dyson Thermal
Technologies Kiln Furniture II-22
CoorsTek to Acquire Advanced Ceramic Business of Saint-Gobain II-23
Orient Ceramics & Industries Takes over Majority Stake in Bell
Ceramics II-23
Elgin Butler Takes Over Trikeenan Tileworks II-23
Malwa Mirage Impex Constructs New Production Plant II-23
Lasselberger Establishes First Phase of Ceramic Tile Unit II-24
Nitco to Expand in Retail Sector II-24
WZ Holdings Purchases Majority Stak in Ceramica Antique II-24

5. PRODUCT/SERVICE LAUNCHES II-25
RAK Ceramics to Introduce Eco Friendly Bathware Products II-25
Somany Ceramics Introduces Duragres VC Tiles II-25
British Ceramic Tile Launches Ceramic Wall Tiles II-25
CP Group to Introduce Cookhouse Wall Tiles II-25
British Ceramic Tile Introduces Marchmont and Hinton Range of
Tiles II-26
RAK Ceramics Launches RAK Elite Series in India II-26
Villeroy & Boch Unveils New Tile Range II-27
Florida Tile Unveils Pristine II-27

6. PRODUCT LAUNCHES IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-28
British Ceramic Tile Unveils New Tile Ranges II-28
RAK Ceramics to Unveil New Designs and Products II-28
Dal-Tile Introduces New Glazed Porcelain Collections Featuring
OutStand Technology™ II-28
Fireclay Tile Introduces Express Series Recycled Ceramic Tile II-29
Decolight Ceramics Introduces Double Charged Vitrified Tiles II-29
RAK Ceramics Introduces RAK Styler Tiles Range in India II-29
Mariwasa Siam Ceramics Launches Tile Designs II-30
ANN SACKS® Launches Barbara Barry Designed Frame and Starburst
Tiles II-30
Craven Dunnill Introduces Renaissance Tile Collection II-30
Florida Tile to Showcase Tile Lines II-30
Fireclay Tile Launches Claymonde Wall Tile Collection II-31
Kaleseramik Introduces Kalesinterfleks II-31
Florida Tile to Introduce Ceramic, 9x18Format Porcelain, High
Definition Porcelain& Glass Tile Lines II-31
RAK Ceramics Rolls Out Junior Tiles Collection II-32
GEMMA Ceramics Launches New Range of Ceramic Tiles II-32
TAU Ceramica Launches Eco Tiles II-32
RAK Ceramics Launches Rakslim Tile II-32
Ceramiche Refin Introduces New Range of Products II-33
Ceramishe Refine Launches R+Evolution Ceramic Slabs II-33
RAK Ceramics Introduces RAK Luminos Tiles II-33
RAK Ceramics Introduces Elegance Ceramics II-33
Malwa Mirage Ceramics Launches Mirage Ceramics Tiles Range II-34
British Ceramic Tile Rolls Out New Ceramic Tiles Ranges II-34
Newtech to Introduce Keramagic printer System for Ceramic Tiles II-35
Canakkale Seramik and Kalebodur Releases Latest Ceramic Tiles
Range II-35
Daltile Rolls Out Innovative Product Ranges II-35
Mannington Unveils New Ceramic Tiles Ranges II-36
Pilkingtons Presents Innovative Select Ceramic Wall Tile
Collection II-36
Roca Cerámica Launches Prêt-à-Porter Ceramic Floor Tiles II-36
Ilva Introduces ECO Land Series II-37

7. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-38
Canteras Cerro Negro SA (Argentina) II-38
Cecrisa S.A (Brazil) II-38
Ceramiche Atlas Concorde S.p.A. (Italy) II-38
Ceramika Tubadzin II Sp. z o.o (Poland) II-38
Cristal Cerámica S.A. (Spain) II-38
Crossville, Inc. (USA) II-39
Eliane Revestimentos Ceramicos (Brazil) II-39
Florida Tile Industries, Inc. (USA) II-39
Florim USA Inc. (USA) II-39
Gainey Ceramics Inc. (USA) II-40
Grupo Industrial Saltillo S.A. de C.V (Mexico) II-40
Grespania SA (Spain) II-40
Grupo Uralita (Spain) II-40
Gruppo Ceramiche Ricchetti SpA (Italy) II-40
Johnson Tiles Limited (UK) II-40
Ilva S.A. (Argentina) II-41
Internacional De Ceramica SA DE CV (Mexico) II-41
Iris Ceramica SpA (Italy) II-41
Jordan Ceramic Industries Company Ltd. (Jordan) II-42
Kajaria Ceramics Ltd. (India) II-42
Kaleseramik, Çanakkale Kalebodur Seramik Sanayi A.S (Turkey) II-42
Lamosa Revestimientos S.A. de C.V. (Mexico) II-42
Lira Keramika (Belarus) II-43
Lasselsberger, A. S (Czech Republic) II-43
Mohawk Industries (USA) II-43
Malaysian Mosaics Berhad (Malaysia) II-43
Mannington Mills Inc. (USA) II-43
Marazzi Group S.p.A. (Italy) II-44
Nitco Ltd. (India) II-44
Panariagroup Industrie Ceramiche S.p.a. (Italy) II-44
Pilkington Group Plc (UK) II-45
Porcelanite-Lamosa (Mexico) II-45
Portobello SA (Brazil) II-45
RAK Ceramics Co. (UAE) II-45
Regency Ceramics Limited (India) II-46
Roca Sanitario, S.A. (Spain) II-46
Saudi Ceramic Company (Saudi Arabia) II-46
Somany Ceramics Ltd. (India) II-46
The Siam Cement Public Company Limited (Thailand) II-46
Villeroy & Boch AG (Germany) II-47

8. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-48
Table 5: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in
Million Square Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-48

Table 6: World Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-49

Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for Ceramic Tiles by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-50

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Market Overview III-1
Table 8: The US Ceramic Tiles Market by Leading Players
(2011) - Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Value for
Mohawk/Dal-Tile, Marazzi, Crossville, Interceramic, Stone
Peak/ Fiandre, US/Laufen, Florida Tile/Panaria, Florim and
Imports (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-1
Recession and Beyond III-1
Competitive Scenario III-2
The Changing Consumer Psyche III-2
Thin Tiles in Vogue III-3
Innovation Essential for Success III-3
Porcelain Tiles Gain Demand in the US III-3
Developing Regions Overtake European Imports III-3
Challenges Facing the US Market III-3
Key Statistics III-4
Table 9: US Floor Covering Market by Type (2011) -
Percentage Breakdown for Carpets and Rugs, Vinyl, Ceramic,
Hardwood, Stone, Laminate and Rubber (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 10: US Floor Covering Market by End Use Segmensts
(2011) - Percentage Breakdown for Residential Commercial
and Residential New Construction (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 11: US Floor Covering Market by Leading Distribution
Channels (2011) - Percentage Breakdown for Specialty
Stores, Home Centers, Contractors and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 12: US Ceramic Tiles Imports by Country of Origin
(2010) - Import Volumes in Million Square Feet for Mexico,
China, Italy, Brazil and Spain (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-5

Table 13: The US Ceramic Roofing Tiles Exports by Country
of Destination (2011) - Exports in ‘000 US$ for Haiti,
Guatemala, Bahamas, Saudi Arabia, Dominican Republic, Japan
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5

Table 14: The US Ceramic Roofing Tiles Imports by Country
of Origin (2011) - Imports in ‘000 US$ for Mexico,
Colombia, Spain, Australia, Honduras, France, Japan, Italy,
Chinam, Poland, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-6
Ceramic Tiles Pricing III-6
Strategic Corporate Developments III-6
Product/Service Launch III-8
Select Players III-8
B.Market Analytics III-10
Table 15: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-10

Table 16: The US Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

2. CANADA III-12
A.Market Analysis III-12
Key Statistics III-12
Table 17: Canadian Ceramic Roofing Tiles Exports by Leading
Country of Destination (2011) - Exports in'000 US$ for
Kuwait, Japan, Ghana, USA, France, Bermuda and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 18: Canadian Ceramic Roofing Tiles Imports by Leading
Country of Origin (2011): Import Value in US$ for USA,
China, France (including Monaco and French Antilles),
Germany, Venezuela, Italy (includes Vatican City State),
Turkey, Belgium, Finland, Portugal, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13
B.Market Analytics III-14
Table 19: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-14

Table 20: Canadian Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

3. JAPAN III-16
A.Market Analysis III-16
Key Statistics III-16
Table 21: Japanese Ceramic Tiles Imports by Country of
Origin (2011) - Percentage Breakdown of Value for China,
Italy, Philippines, Thailand, Spain and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16
B.Market Analytics III-17
Table 22: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 23: Japanese Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

4. EUROPE III-19
A.Market Analysis III-19
Current and Future Analysis III-19
Fashion Trends in Europe III-19
Rising Competition from Cheap Imports III-19
Key Players Capitalize on Product Expertise III-20
Import-Export Market in Europe III-20
Select Players III-20
B.Market Analytics III-25
Table 24: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Ceramic Tiles by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 25: European Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 26: European 15-Year Perspective for Ceramic Tiles by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe
Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-27

4a. FRANCE III-28
A.Market Analysis III-28
Current and Future Analysis III-28
B.Market Analytics III-28
Table 27: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-28

Table 28: French Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

4b. GERMANY III-30
Market Analysis III-30
Table 29: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 30: German Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

4c. ITALY III-32
A.Market Analysis III-32
Current and Future Analysis III-32
Italian Vitrified Stoneware Market: An Overview III-32
Environmental Safeguard III-32
Key Statistics III-33
Table 31: Italian Ceramic Tiles Exports by Leading
Countries of Destination (2011): Export Volumes in Million
Sq feet for France, Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg,
Austria, Switzerland, UK, Hungary, Netherlands, Sweden,
Russia and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33
Strategic Corporate Development III-33
B.Market Analytics III-34
Table 32: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 33: Italian Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-35

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-36
A.Market Analysis III-36
Current and Future Analysis III-36
A Surging Contract Ceramic Tiles Market III-36
EU Imposes Tariffs on Chinese Imports III-37
Key Statistics III-37
Table 34: UK Ceramic Floor Tiles Market (2012) - Percentage
Breakdown by Volume for Type of Tiles for Porcelain,
Natural Stone, Unglazed Tiles, Terracotta and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37
Strategic Corporate Developments III-37
Product/Service Launch III-38
B.Market Analytics III-40
Table 35: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 36: The UK Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

4e. SPAIN III-42
A.Market Analysis III-42
Current and Future Analysis III-42
Structure of Spain's Ceramic Tiles Industry III-42
Trends in Spanish Tile Market III-42
Technological Advances III-42
Strategic Coroprate Developments III-43
B.Market Analytics III-44
Table 37: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 38: Spanish Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

4f. RUSSIA III-46
A.Market Analysis III-46
Current and Future Analysis III-46
B.Market Analytics III-46
Table 39: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-46

Table 40: Russian Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-48
A.Market Analysis III-48
Current and Future Analysis III-48
B.Market Analytics III-48
Table 41: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in
Million Square Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 42: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles
Market with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-50
A.Market Analysis III-50
Current and Future Analysis III-50
Select Key Players III-50
B.Market Analytics III-52
Table 43: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Ceramic Tiles by Geographic Region - China,
India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years
2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 44: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles by
Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Million
Square Feet for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 45: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Ceramic Tiles
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales
for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years
2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

5a. CHINA III-55
A.Market Analysis III-55
Current and Future Analysis III-55
Construction Industry in China III-55
B.Market Analytics III-56
Table 46: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 47: Chinese Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

5b. INDIA III-58
A.Market Analysis III-58
Current and Future Analysis III-58
Ceramic Tiles - Growth Factors III-58
Housing III-59
Health Infrastructure III-59
Greater Demand for Commercial and Retail Space III-59
Outlook and Opportunities III-59
Risks and Threats III-60
Vitrified Tiles Market on a Growth Spree III-60
Dumping Clamps Domestic Manufacturer's Profits III-61
Key Statistics III-61
Table 48: Indian Ceramic Tile Market (2010): Percentage
Share Breakdown by Segment for Floor Tile, Wall Tile and
Vitrified/ Porcelain Tile (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 49: Indian Tiles Market (2011): Leading Tiles
Manufacturers by Sales in ‘000 US$ - Sales Values for H&R
Johnson, Kajaria Ceramics, Somany Ceramics, Nitco Tiles,
Asian Granito, Orient Ceramics, Euro Ceramics, Bell
Ceramics, Regency Ceramics, Murudeshwar Ceramics,
Decolight Ceramics, and Restlite (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-62

Table 50: Indian Ceramic Tiles Market (2008 - 2011):
Consumption Value in US$ Millions for Years 2008 through
2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 51: Indian Ceramic Tiles Market (2008 - 2011):
Production Volume in Million Sq Feet for Years 2008
through 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 52: Indian Tiles Market (2008-2011) - Percentage
Share Breakdown for Small Sized and Big Sized Tiles for
Years 2008 Through 2011 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-63
Strategic Corporate Developments III-64
Product/Service Launch III-67
B.Market Analytics III-68
Table 53: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 54: Indian Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-70
A.Market Analysis III-70
Current and Future Analysis III-70
Vietnam III-70
Tile Production Gains Momentum from Booming Construction
Industry III-70
Ceramics Manufacturers Plan Production Increase III-70
Ceramic Tiles Market in Vietnam III-70
Indonesia III-71
Indonesian Ceramics Industry III-71
Indonesian Ceramic Tiles Market: Leading Manufacturers,
Their Location and Brand III-71
Imports of Raw Materials III-71
B.Market Analytics III-72
Table 55: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in
Million Square Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

Table 56: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Ceramic
Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

6. THE MIDDLE EAST III-74
A.Market Analysis III-74
Current and Future Analysis III-74
Ceramic Tile Production in Egypt III-74
Ceramic Tile Industry Witnesses Robust Growth in the UAE III-74
Strategic Coroprate Developments III-74
Product/Service Launch III-75
Select Players III-75
B.Market Analytics III-76
Table 57: The Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in
Million Square Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 58: The Middle East Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles
Market with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

7. LATIN AMERICA III-78
A.Market Analysis III-78
Current and Future Analysis III-78
Select Players III-78
B.Market Analytics III-81
Table 59: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Ceramic Tiles by Geographic Region - Brazil and
Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81

Table 60: Latin American Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles
by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Million
Square Feet for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 61: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Ceramic
Tiles by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit
Sales for Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years
2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

7a. BRAZIL III-84
A.Market Analysis III-84
Current and Future Analysis III-84
B.Market Analytics III-84
Table 62: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Ceramic Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square
Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-84

Table 63: Brazilian Historic Review for Ceramic Tiles Market
with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-85

7b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA III-86
A.Market Analysis III-86
Current and Future Analysis III-86
B.Market Analytics III-86
Table 64: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current &
Future Analysis for Ceramic iles Market with Annual Sales in
Million Square Feet for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86

Table 65: Rest of Latin America Historic Review for Ceramic
Tiles Market with Annual Sales in Million Square Feet for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-87

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 156 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - (209)

The United States (99)
Canada (11)
Japan (15)
Europe (69)
- France (12)
- Germany (24)
- The United Kingdom (10)
- Italy (3)
- Spain (3)
- Rest of Europe (17)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (15)

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