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Construction Materials - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 338354
  • April 2015
  • Region: Global
  • 661 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Construction Materials in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Aggregates (Sand & Gravel, & Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America.

Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

The report profiles 287 companies including many key and niche players such as -

- Aditya Birla Group
- Anhui Conch Cement Company Limited
- Boral Limited
- Buzzi Unicem SpA
- CEMEX S.A.B. DE C.V

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown

CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Aggregates
Cement
Bricks
Metal

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW
Prelude
Developing Economies Dominate, Continue to Drive Future Market Growth
Table 1: Fastest Growing Regional Markets in the Global Construction Materials Market
Ranked by CAGR (2014-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Rising Investments in Infrastructure Projects: Favorable Growth Prospects
Table 2: Global Infrastructure Spending Estimates by Sector (2013-2030) (in US$ Trillion)
Table 3: Global Infrastructure Spending Estimates by Region/Country (2010-2030) (in US$ Trillion)
Population Growth & Urbanization Drive Demand for Construction Materials
Table 4: Global Population Estimates (2000-2050) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5: Total Population Worldwide by Urban and Rural Population in Thousands: 1950-2050P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6: Total Population Worldwide: Percentage Breakdown by Urban and Rural Population for the Years 1950-2050P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Expanding Middle Class Population: Positive Opportunities for Construction Industry
Table 7: Global Middle Class Population (in Millions) by Geographic Region: 2010, 2020P & 2030P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8: Global Middle Class Population by Geographic Region: Percentage Share Breakdown for 2010, 2020P & 2030P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Rising Commercial Real Estate Investments
Positive Outlook for Construction Materials
Table 9: Global Commercial Real Estate Market (2014E): Percentage Breakdown of Direct Investments by Region
Americas, Asia-Pacific and EMEA (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Construction Sector Turns Focus onto Green Construction materials
Rising Energy Consumption Propels Demand for Green Construction materials
Table 10: Green Buildings Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by Construction Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11: Global Energy Consumption by Sector (2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Demand for Green Building Supplies Rises
Net Zero Energy Buildings: The Ultimate Objective
Top “Greening” Innovations: A Review
Cool Concrete: A Means to Mitigate Urban Heat Island Effect
Technology Advancements: A Key Influencing Factor
PolyBrick Ceramic Bricks: Durable Alternatives to Clay Bricks
Nanomaterials: Potential Use in Strengthening Concrete
Germ-Repellent Building Material
A Glance at Technological Breakthroughs of Past Years
Ductal: An Innovative Composite Building Material
Insulated Concrete Forming (ICF)
Fly Ash: For Concrete Reinforcement
Fiber-Reinforced Concrete
Cement Pulsation
Wire Mesh Products
Inter-Segment Competition Influences Demand Trends
Factors Shaping Consumer’s Choice: Rating on a Scale 1
10 (10
High Impact, 1
Low Impact)
Online Marketplace: A Far-off Goal
Distribution & Supply
Import-Export Statistics
Table 12: Global Exports of Cement (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13: Global Imports of Cement (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 14: Global Exports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15: Global Imports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
A Fragmented Marketplace: Ripe for M&A Activity
M&A Activity in Construction Materials Market (2013-2015)
Aggregates
Table 16: Aggregates Sales Volume of Leading Companies (in Million Tonnes)
Cement
Table 17: Production Capacities of Leading Cement Companies Worldwide (in Million Tons per Annum) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Ready-Mix Concrete
Table 18: Ready-Mix Concrete Sales of Select Companies (in Million Cubic Meters) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
A REVIEW
Industry Amid Economic Upheavals: A Retrospective Insight
Construction Activity Nosedives in Developed Markets, Developing Regions Show Resilience
Eurozone Crisis Once Again Moderates Demand
Economic Deceleration in Asia-Pacific Hurts Market Sentiments
Economic Recovery Aids Market Growth
Table 19: Growth in the Global Construction Market by Sector (2013-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 20: Global Construction Market (2015P & 2020P): Percentage Breakdown of Construction Spending by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Improvement in Global GDP Bodes Well for the Market
Table 21: World GDP Growth (%) by Country/Region (2012-2015) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Positive Eurozone Economic Outlook Enthuses the Market
Table 22: EU Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2014 & 2015): Breakdown by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Fading Fiscal Cliff Concerns in the US to Spruce Up the Market

4. AN OVERVIEW OF MAJOR PRODUCT SEGMENTS
Aggregates
Resurgent Construction Activity to Drive Demand for Aggregates
Crushed Stone Offers Promise, Sand & Gravel Reserves Deplete
Rapid Growth in Demand for Aggregate from Hydraulic Concrete Segment
Noteworthy Trends
Eco-Awareness & Sustainability Spurs Innovations
Localized Market Operations: The Result of High Land Transportation Costs
Development of Quarries: An Increasingly Difficult Proposition
Government Funding
Vital to Boost Aggregate Demand
Rising Energy Costs Sinks Producer Margins
Concrete
Market Overview
Stamped Concrete Witnessing Popularity among Homeowners
Rising Use of Concrete in Interior Designing
Decorative Concrete Gaining Momentum
Concrete with Self-Healing Capability
Green Concrete: The Eco-Friendly Concrete
MIT Scientists Develop New Concrete Formula to Reduce Carbon Footprint
A Glance at Few Innovative Concrete Designs
Stenciled Designs
Polishing Concrete Floors
Nature-Inspired Concrete Elements
Use of Metallic Finishing
Cement
Emerging Economies to Support Global Cement Market Growth
Table 23: Per Capita Cement Consumption in Select Countries (2013) (in Kgs) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cement Production: China and India at the Helm
Table 24: World Cement Production by Leading Countries (2013 & 2014) (in Million Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Sustainability Goals to Drive Greener Fly Ash Cement Segment
Portland Cement Market: Emerging Markets Fuel Growth
Bricks
Market Overview
Fly-Ash Bricks: Bringing a Paradigm Shift in Bricks Manufacturing
Plastic & Paper Bricks
Are these Practical?
3D Printing for Producing Ceramic Bricks
REBRICK: Efficient Solution to Improve Brick Supply
Metals
Steel: The Predominant Construction Metal
Economic Uncertainty Plagues Steel Industry
Table 25: Global Finished Steel Products Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Demand by Geographic Region
Asia-Pacific, CIS, Europe, Latin America, Middle East & Africa, and NAFTA (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26: World Steel Demand by End-Use Industry (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Finished Steel Products Consumption for Construction, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metal Goods, Oil & Gas, Transportation, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27: Steel Demand in Construction Industry (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption Volume by Steel Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Aluminum & Copper
Table 28: Global Aluminum Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand by End-Use Sector
Construction, Consumer Durables, Electrical, Machinery/Equipment, Packaging, Transportation, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Growing Popularity of Aluminum Extrusions in Construction Sector

5. ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
Cement Production: A Major Pollution Source
Environmental Issues of Aggregates Production & Usage
Recycling of Construction & Demolition Waste: An Overview
Concrete
Steel
Brick
Plastics

6. PRODUCT OVERVIEW
Aggregates
Key Applications
Sand and Gravel
Crushed Rock
Cement & Concrete Products
Cement
Concrete
Applications of Concrete
Concrete in Flooring
Self-Placing Concrete
Concrete in Building Houses
Concrete Screws
Glass Fiber-Reinforced Concrete
Concrete Pads
Types of Concrete
Precast Concrete
Ready-mixed Concrete
Bricks
Metal
Steel
The Chief Construction Metal

7. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS/APPROVALS
Ultratech Supplies White Topping Concrete
Wienerberger Launches Smart Brick Solution in India
Mixamate Introduces Mixamate Waterblock Concrete Product
Ambuja Cements Introduces Ambuja Plus in Gujarat
Reliance Cement Ventures into Bihar Cement Market
Dangote Cement to Introduce Premium 32.5 Brand
Ambuja Cements Unveils Ambuja Plus in Chattisgarh
Konark Cement Introduces New High Strength DSP Cement
Dangote Cement Introduces 52.5N Higher Grade Cement in Nigeria
Lafarge Malaysia Berhad Unveils Enclosed Ready-Mixed Concrete Batching Plant
Perlcon Premix Introduces Sand Free Building Materials Range
Dalmia Cement Unveils Dalmia Ultra in South India
Dalmia Cement Introduces HALC Cement Element
ACC to Introduce RMC Product Range
ACC Introduces Three Premium Cements In India
Lafarge Cement WAPCO Nigeria Launches Powermax Premium Technical Cement
CEMEX Introduces Insularis Ready-Mix Concrete Brand
Sarche Concrete Design Introduces Concrete Countertops for Households
CEMEX Introduces Ready-Mix Concrete Roof Element
ACC Concrete Unveils M100 Grade Ready Mix Concrete
Mt. Olive Concrete Works Unveils Concrete Walkways
SureCrete Design Launches Range of Terrazzo Concrete Cementitious Casting Product
USC Technologies Unveils Aridus® Rapid Drying Concrete
Lafarge Canada Unveils Aggneo High-Quality Recycled Aggregates
CENTRIA Introduces Allusion
CENTRIA Launches Custom Column Covers

8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY
Holcim and Cemex Announce Completion of Acquisitions
HeidelbergCement Inaugurates New Greenfield Clinker and Cement Production Unit
CRH Divests its Clay and Concrete Businesses
CRH to Acquire Assets from Holcim and Lafarge
ORIENTAL Quarries to Inaugurate a New Cement Factory in Zambia
Braas Monier Building Group Acquires Tejas Cobert and CT Cobert
Holcim and Lafarge to Merge Operations
Lafarge Divests Cement Plant in Russia to Buzzi Unicem
Lafarge Sells Cement Plant in Ecuador to UNACEM
Lafarge Divests 5 Aggregates Quarries and Related Assets in Maryland to Bluegrass Materials
CLH to Expand Capacity in Costa Rica
CLH to Construct Cement Plant in Colombia
CLH to Construct Cement Grinding Plant in Nicaragua
Martin Marietta Acquires TXI
BASF Inaugurates Concrete Admixture Production Unit in Kenya
Solidia Technologies Signs Partnership Agreement with Linde Group
Lone Star Acquires HeidelbergCement Bricks Unit
Gezhouba Group Cement Inks an Agreement with Hubei Zhongxia Cement
Lafarge Inaugurates New Cement Repacking and Storing Plant in Thailawa
Kaytech Industries Inks Distribution Agreement with Concrete Canvas
Anhui Conch Cement Joins Forces with Myint Investment Group
CemIn West Takes Over Majority Stake in Ivano-Frankivskcement
Bain Capital Takes Over Four Divisions of CRH
U.S. Concrete Acquires Ready-Mixed Concrete Assets of Diamond Concrete
Redi-Mix Takes Over Mobile-Crete
Grafton Group Takes Over Crescent Building Supplies
Dalmia Cement Acquires Remaining 26% Stake in BoJCL
Gansu Shangfeng Cement Inks Cooperation Agreement with ZETH International Investment
US LBM Holdings Acquires K-I Lumber & Building Materials
Greentown Labs Enters Into Partnership with Saint-Gobain
Arbutus Distributors Takes Over Common Shares of CanWel Building Materials Group
U.S. Concrete Takes Over Assets of Custom-Crete from Oldcastle Architectural
Lafarge Divests Stake in Elementia JV
Smyrna Ready Mix Concrete Acquires Metro Ready Mix
Simpolo Forms Joint Venture with Emilceramica
Taiheiyo Cement Concludes Joint Venture with Xinjiang Tianye
Summit Materials Acquires Mainland Sand and Gravel
UltraTech Acquires Cement Units of Jaiprakash Associates Limited
Shree Cement Inks Deal with Jaiprakash Associates
Ingram Concrete Acquires Two Ready-Mixed Concrete Operations in West Texas
Asia Cement Acquires Sichuan Lanfeng Cement
Sagar cements to Divest Stake in Vicat Sagar Cement
Anglo American to Divest 50% Share in Lafarge Tarmac Holdings
Pohaku Paa Acquires Ameron Hawaii and Island Ready-Mix Concrete
PPC Takes Over Pronto Holdings
Terra Cement Inks Joint Venture Agreement with OMI
Innocon Takes Over National East Ready Mix
Summit Materials Acquires Troy Vines
Ingram Concrete Takes Over Young Ready-Mix
OCL India Launches Cement Manufacturing Plant in Bengal
Lafarge Malayan Cement Unveils CDL in Malaysia
Ambuja Cements Receives Approval to Acquire Holcim India
USG and Boral Forms Joint Venture
Con-E-Co Launches Lo-Pro Decumlative Batch Plant
Dangote Cement Inks O&M Agreement with FLSmidth
Lafarge Joins Forces with Flame Group
Ingram Concrete Takes Over Ready-Mix Assets of T&S Venture
Lafarge Canada Takes Over Eight Ready-Mix Plants from James Dick Construction
Brampton Brick Acquires Assets of Atlas Block
Arabian Cement to Form Joint Venture with Cementos La Union
Wietersdorfer Inks Strategic Agreement with Buzzi Unicem
Dalmia Cement Introduces Bokaro Cement Plant in Jharkhand
ASEC Minya Cement’s New Factory Becomes Operational
BMC Acquires Western Builders Supply
BURNCO Rock Products Takes Over Gateway Concrete
The Futura Corporation Acquires Common Shares of CanWel Building Material Group
Solidia Technologies Inks Partnership Agreement with Lafarge
Irving Materials Acquires Rock Industries
Summit Materials Acquires Aggregates Operations of Norris Asphalt Paving Company
Eagle Materials Signs Agreement with Lafarge North America
VantaCore Partners Acquires Laurel Aggregates
Eastern Concrete Materials Enters into Agreement with Multiple Companies
Anglo American and Lafarge to Divest Construction Materials Business to Mittal Investments
Eurovia Takes Over Carmacks
Eurovia Takes Over NAPC
Oberfields Acquires Wilson Concrete Products
Central Concrete Supply to Take Over Bode Concrete and Bode Gravel
Industrial Nanotech and Boral Roofing Ink Agreement
Anderson Group Takes Over Wilson Concrete Products and Wellnitz
Rust-Oleum Group Takes Over Synta
Oldcastle Precast to Take Over Assets of U.S. Concrete Precast Operations
Eastern Concrete Takes Over Ready Mixed Concrete Operations of Allen Newport
RPM International Takes Over Viapol
ESA to Distribute Terrazzo Concrete Products through Lowe’s Home Improvement Stores
Boustead Acquires Majority Stake in Johan Ceramics from LTAT
Kajaria Buys Majority Stake to Form JV with Vennar Ceramics

9. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS
Aditya Birla Group (India)
Anhui Conch Cement Company Limited (China)
Boral Limited (Australia)
Buzzi Unicem SpA (Italy)
Dyckerhoff AG (Germany)
CEMEX S.A.B. DE C.V. (Mexico)
Cimentos de Portugal SGPS S.A (Portugal)
CRH plc (Ireland)
Oldcastle, Inc. (USA)
CSR Limited (Australia)
Granite Construction Company (USA)
HeidelbergCement AG (Germany)
Hanson UK (UK)
Holcim Ltd. (Switzerland)
Holcim Australia Pty. Ltd. (Australia)
Italcementi S.P.A (Italy)
James Hardie Industries plc (Ireland)
Lafarge SA (France)
Martin Marietta Materials (USA)
Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (Japan)
Sumitomo Corporation (Japan)
Taiheiyo Cement Corporation (Japan)
Trinity Industries, Inc. (USA)
USG Corporation (USA)
Vulcan Materials Company (USA)
Wienerberger AG (Austria)

10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
Table 29: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30: World Historic Review for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31: World 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
By Product Segment
Table 32: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Aggregates by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 33: World Historic Review for Aggregates by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 34: World 14-Year Perspective for Aggregates by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 35: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Aggregates by Product Segment
Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 36: World Historic Review for Aggregates by Product Segment
Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 37: World 14-Year Perspective for Aggregates by Product Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 38: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Sand and Gravel by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 39: World Historic Review for Sand and Gravel by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 40: World 14-Year Perspective for Sand and Gravel by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 41: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Crushed Rock by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 42: World Historic Review for Crushed Rock by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 43: World 14-Year Perspective for Crushed Rock by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 44: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cement by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 45: World Historic Review for Cement by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46: World 14-Year Perspective for Cement by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 47: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Bricks by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 48: World Historic Review for Bricks by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 49: World 14-Year Perspective for Bricks by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 50: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 51: World Historic Review for Metal by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 52: World 14-Year Perspective for Metal by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES
A.Market Analysis
Construction Materials Market: Promising Growth Prospects
Table 53: US Construction Spending by Type of Construction (2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Annual Spending for Non-Residential and Residential Construction (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 54: Residential Construction in the US (2007-2014): Number of Housing Starts by Type
Single-Family Units and Multi-Family Units (in ‘000) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 55: US Public and Private Spending on Non-Residential Construction (2012 & 2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Construction Spending by Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 56: Projected Growth of the US Construction Market by Sector (2012-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Aggregates Market
Current Scenario
Major End Markets
Table 57: US Aggregates Market by End-Use Sector (2015 & 2020): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales for Residential and Non-Residential Sectors (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 58: US Aggregates Demand in Public Works Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Shipments by Segment
Government Buildings, Highways, Airports & Streets, and Other Public Works (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cost of Construction Aggregates
Table 59: US Market for Aggregates (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Costs by Component (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Competitive Landscape
Table 60: Leading Players in the US Aggregates Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production for CEMEX, CRH, HeidelbergCement, Lafarge, Martin Marietta, Vulcan Materials, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Crushed Stone, Sand and Gravel
Crushed Stone
Table 61: Crushed Stone Production in the US (2010-2014) (in Billion Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 62: Crushed Stone Production in the US (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Product
Granite, Limestone & Dolomite, Miscellaneous Stone, Sandstone & Quartzite, Traprock, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 63: Crushed Stone Use in the US (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption Volume by End-Use
Agricultural Use, Cement Production, Construction Material, Lime Manufacturing, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Sand and Gravel
Table 64: Sand and Gravel Market in the US (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption by Segment
Asphaltic Concrete Aggregates & Bituminous Mixtures, Concrete Aggregates, Construction Fill, Road Base & Coverings, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 65: Leading Sand & Gravel Companies in the US (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for CRH plc, HeidelbergCement AG, Martin Marietta Materials, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Regulations Governing Aggregates Market
Federal Regulations
State Regulations
Local Regulations
Concrete Market
Overview
Rise in Demand for Precast Concrete Products
Ready Mixed Concrete Market
A Sneak Peek
Table 66: Ready-Mixed Concrete Market in US (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand by End-Use Market
Commercial & Industrial, Public Works, Residential, Streets & Highways (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 67: Leading Players in the US Ready-Mixed Concrete Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Argos, Cemex, CRH, HeidelbergCement, Holcim, Lafarge, Votorantim, Vulcan, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cement Market
Construction Industry Dynamics Determine Consumption Trends
Table 68: Cement Market in the US (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand by End-Use Market
Commercial Construction, Housing Construction, Industrial, and Infrastructure Projects (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Production Scenario
Table 69: US Cement Production for Portland & Masonry Cement and Clinker (2010-2014) (Million Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 70: Cement Use in the US (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales for Concrete Production, Contractors, Oil & Gas Well Drilling, Ready-Mix Concrete Production, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Competition
Table 71: Leading Players in the Cement Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption for Argos, Buzzi, Cemex, HeidelbergCement, Holcim, Lafarge, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Bricks Market
Table 72: Leading Players in the US Bricks Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by Company
ACME, Boral, CRH, Hanson, Wienerberger, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Steel Demand in Construction Sector
Non-Residential Prefabricated Building Systems
Environmental & Regulatory Factors
Distribution & Supply of Construction Materials: An Overview
Import-Export Statistics
Table 73: US Exports of Cement (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 74: US Imports of Cement (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 75: US Exports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 76: US Imports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 77: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 78: US Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 79: US 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 80: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Aggregates by End-Use Sector
Residential and Non-Residential Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Sales in Million Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 81: US Historic Review for Aggregates by End-Use Sector
Residential and Non-Residential Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Sales in Million Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 82: US 14-Year Perspective for Aggregates by End-Use Sector
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Residential and Non-Residential Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Cement Market
Ready Mix Concrete Market
Precast Concrete Market
Construction Market: An Insight
Table 83: Housing Starts in Canada (2008-2013): Breakdown of Number of Housing Starts in ‘000s (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Import-Export Statistics
Table 84: Canadian Exports of Cement (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 85: Canadian Imports of Cement (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 86: Canadian Exports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 87: Canadian Imports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strategic Corporate Developments
B.Market Analytics
Table 88: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 89: Canadian Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 90: Canadian 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN
A.Market Analysis
Market Overview
Table 91: Annual Housing Construction Starts in Japan (2007-2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cement & Concrete Market
Metal Construction Materials Market
Concrete Recycling Technologies in Japan
Regulatory Environment
Laws Relating to Imports
Building Standards Law
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 92: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 93: Japanese Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 94: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Increasing Construction Activity to Drive Market Growth
Table 95: Construction Industry in Europe (2010-2015E): Percentage Change of Construction Output by Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 96: European Construction Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by End-Use Sector
Civil Engineering, Non-Residential, and Residential (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Construction Industry Rides on Advanced Construction Materials and Technologies
Rising Energy Usage Leads to Environmental Concerns in the Construction Industry
Challenges in Advanced Construction Materials Market
Construction Materials Certifications to Boost Client Acceptance
Aggregates Production in Europe
Table 97: Aggregates Production in Europe (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Leading Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
European Cement Market
Falling Demand for Concrete in Europe
Table 98: Ready-Mixed Concrete Market in Europe (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Import-Export Statistics
Table 99: EU-28 Imports of Cement (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 100: EU-28 Imports of Cement (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Volume by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 101: EU-28 Exports of Cement (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 102: EU-28 Exports of Cement (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Volume by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 103: EU-28 Imports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 104: EU-28 Imports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Volume by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 105: EU-28 Exports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 106: EU-28 Exports of Building Bricks, Flooring Blocks, Support or Filler Tiles and the like
Ceramic (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Volume by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strategic Corporate Developments
B.Market Analytics
Table 107: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 108: European Historic Review for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 109: European 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 110: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 111: European Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 112: European 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4a. FRANCE
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Aggregates Market: Recovering Construction Activity to Foster Growth
Table 113: Leading Players in the French Aggregates Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales for Cemex, Holcim, Italcementi, Lafarge, Vicat, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cement Market: On the Road to Recovery
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 114: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 115: French Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 116: French 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4b. GERMANY
A.Market Analysis
Resurgent Construction Activity Bodes Well for Market Growth
Table 117: Construction Output (% Growth) in Germany (2011- 2014) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Aggregates Market: Affected by Recession
Cement Market: Positive Growth Opportunities
Table 118: Cement Market in Germany (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption by End-Use Sector
Civil Engineering, Non-Residential Construction, and Residential Buildings (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 119: Cement Market in Germany (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption by Segment
Concrete, Plaster & Mortar, Precast Concrete Products, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 120: Leading Players in the German Cement Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by Company
Cemex Deutschland, Dyckerhoff AG/Buzzi Unichem, HeidelbergCement AG, Holcim, Lafarge Zement, Schwenk Zementwerke KG, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 121: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 122: German Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 123: German 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4c. ITALY
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Strategic Corporate Development
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 124: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 125: Italian Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 126: Italian 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM
A.Market Analysis
Market Overview
Aggregates Market
Table 127: Leading Players in the UK Aggregate Market (2014E): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Aggregate Industries, Breedon, CEMEX, Heidelberg/Hanson, Lafarge/ Tarmac, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cement Market in the UK
Table 128: Cement Use in the UK (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand (Volume) for Ready Mix Concrete, Precast Products, Merchant, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 129: Leading Players in the UK Cement Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand for Lafarge/Tarmac, Heidelbergcement, CEMEX, HCM, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Ready Mixed Concrete Market
Table 130: Ready Mixed Concrete Market in the UK (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 131: Leading Players in the UK Ready Mixed Concrete Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales for Lafarge/Tarmac, Aggregate Industries, Heidelberg/Hanson, Hope, CEMEX, Breedon, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Bricks Market
Resurgent Construction Sector Driving Growth for Bricks Market
Bricks Alternatives Find Favor among Builders
Increasing Investments by Brick Manufacturers
Managing Uncertainties in Construction Supply Chain
Future Outlook
Competition
Table 132: Leading Players in the UK Bricks Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Company
Hanson UK, Ibstock, Wienerberger, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Steel Usage in Construction Sector
Construction Industry in the UK
An Overview
Table 133: New Housing Starts in the UK by Country: FY 2008-09 through FY 2013-14 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strategic Corporate Developments
Hanson UK
A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 134: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 135: UK Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 136: UK 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4e. SPAIN
Market Analysis
Table 137: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 138: Spanish Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 139: Spanish 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4f. RUSSIA
A.Market Analysis
Market Overview
Cement Market
Table 140: Leading Players in the Russian Cement Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand for Dyckerhoff, EUROCEMENT Group, Heidelberg Cement, Holcim, Lafarge, Mordovcement, Novoroscement, RATM Holding, Sebryakovcement, Sibirskiy Tsement, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 141: Russian Exports of Cement (2014E): Percentage Breakdown of Export Volume by Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Concrete Market
Construction Industry Dynamics Set the Tone for Steel Demand
Non-Metallic Construction Materials Production
Strategic Corporate Development
B.Market Analytics
Table 142: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 143: Russian Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 144: Russian 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4g. REST OF EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Turkey
Cement Market: An Overview
Table 145: Cement Market in Turkey (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand by End-Use Segment
Commercial, Infrastructure, Private Housing, and Public Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 146: Cement Production in Turkey (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 147: Cement Market in Turkey (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 148: Turkish Cement Exports by Country (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Volume for Equatorial Guinea, Iraq, Israel, Libya, Russia, Syria, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 149: Leading Players in the Turkish Cement Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand for Akcansa, Cimsa, Limak, Nuh, Oyak, Vicat, Votorantim, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Construction Steel Market
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 150: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 151: Rest of European Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 152: Rest of European 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Construction Activity Picks Momentum in Asian Countries
Table 153: Construction Spending by Country in Asia in US$ Billion: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 154: Asian Construction Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Spend by Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 155: Projected Growth in the Asian Construction Market by Region and Sector (2014-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
B.Market Analytics
Table 156: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 157: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 158: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 159: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 160: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 161: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5a. CHINA
A.Market Analysis
Market Overview
Table 162: Chinese Construction Market (2015E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Spending by Segment
Residential, Non-Residential, and Non-Building (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Urbanization Trend: Positive Impact on Construction Materials Market
Table 163: Urbanization Rate (%) in China by Region (2014) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Aggregates Market
Table 164: Chinese Construction Aggregates Market (2015E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand (Volume) by Segment
Non-Building Construction, Non-Residential Construction, and Residential Construction (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cement Market
Overview
Table 165: Cement Market in China (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand by End-Use Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Production Scenario
Table 166: Cement Production Capacity in China (2012-2015E) (In Million Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 167: Capacity Utilization Rate of Cement Market in China by Region (2014E) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 168: Cement Production in China (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cement Industry Witnesses Structural Changes
Table 169: Outdated Cement Capacities in China (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Eliminated Capacity by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Government Decides to Phase Out PC32.5 Grade Cement
Government Implements New Pollution Emission Standards
Competition
Table 170: Leading Cement Producers in China (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity for Anhui Conch, China Resources Cement (CRC), China Tianrui Group, CNBM, Jiangsu Jinfeng Cement Group, Jidong Development Group, Lafarge Shui On Cement, Sinoma, SUNNSY Group, Taiwan Cement, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Rising Demand for High Quality Concrete Mixtures
High Potential for Ready-Mix Concrete
Table 171: Ready Mix Concrete as % of Total Concrete Consumption in China (2008, 2010, 2012 & 2014E) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 172: Chinese Ready Mix Concrete Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of National Production Output by Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Chinese Steel Industry
Table 173: Steel Market in China (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption by End-Use Market
Appliance, Automotive, Construction (Property and Infrastructure), Machinery, Shipbuilding, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 174: Steel Demand in China’s Infrastructure Construction Sector (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption by Segment
Transportation (Railways, Highways, and Others), Power, and Civil Works (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 175: Steel Demand in China’s Property Construction Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption by Segment
Subsidized Housing and Other Housing Projects (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Construction Market
An Overview
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 176: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 177: Chinese Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 178: Chinese 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5b. INDIA
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Resurgence of Construction Activity Portends Positive Outlook
Table 179: Urbanization Trends in India: Number of Inhabitants (in Million) for Years 1991, 2001, 2011 & 2021 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 180: Urbanization Trends in India: Number of Cities with more than One Million Inhabitants for Years 1991, 2001 & 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 181: Percentage Share Breakdown of Indian Households by Income Group (2015 & 2025) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Construction Aggregates: Huge Potential for Growth
Table 182: Construction Aggregates Market in India (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Product Segment
Crushed Stone, Sand, Gravel, and Recycled Aggregates (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Ready-Mix Concrete Market in India
An Overview
Real Estate and Infrastructure Projects to Drive RMC Market Growth
Precast Construction: A Nascent Yet High Potential Market
An Overview of Cement Market
Table 183: Indian Cement Market by End-Use Segment (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption (Volume) for Commercial & Institutional, Housing Sector, Industrial, and Infrastructure (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Real Estate and Infrastructure Spending to Fuel Cement Demand
Government Initiatives Aimed at Boosting Cement Production
Portland Cement Market in India
Table 184: Indian Cement Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume for Ordinary Portland, Portland Blast Furnace Slag, and Portland Pozzolana (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Competitive Landscape
Table 185: Leading Players in the Indian Cement Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand for ACC, Ambuja, India Cements, JK Group, UltraTech, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Foreign Investments & Capacity Expansions Rife in Indian Cement Market
Spurt in Brick Prices to Negatively Affect Reality Sector
Infrastructure & Housing Projects Spur Steel Market
Rising Popularity of Green Buildings
Focus on Sustainability Measures Encourages Green Building Constructions
Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 186: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 187: Indian Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 188: Indian 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Australia
Cement Market: Focus on Energy Efficiency Techniques
Table 189: Leading Players in the Australian Cement Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales (Volume) for Adelaide Brighton, Barro, Boral, Buckeridge, Cement Australia, and Wagners (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Concrete Production Market
Table 190: Concrete Market in Australia (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales Volume by State (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 191: Leading Players in the Australian Concrete Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales for Barro, Boral, Hanson, Holcim, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Ready-Mix Concrete Market: Overview
Clay Bricks Market: An Overview
Market Characterized by Declining Demand for Bricks
ACCC Decision on Proposed JV to Decide Future of Brick Manufacturing
Table 192: Leading Players in the Australian Bricks Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity for Boral, Bricksworks, CSR, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 193: Australian Bricks Market (2014): Market Share of Leading Players in the Post Merger Scenario (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Indonesia
Cement Demand on the Rise
Table 194: Per Capita Cement Consumption (Kgs) in Select Asian Countries (2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 195: Cement Market in Indonesia (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand (Volume) by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 196: Leading Cement Producers in Indonesia (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Domestic Capacity for Holcim Indonesia, Indocement, Semen Andalas/Lafarge, Semen Baturaja, Semen Bosowa, Semen Indonesia, and Semen Kupang (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Capacity Expansion Initiatives
Table 197: Major Capacity Additions in Indonesia’s Cement Industry (2014-2018)
Indonesia Puts Stop to Sand Exports
Rising Demand for Construction Steel
Malaysia
Table 198: Production Capacity of Select Players in the Malaysian Cement Market (As of 2013) (In Million Tonnes per Annum) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Thailand
Table 199: Government’s Infrastructure Spending Plan
Percentage Breakdown of Spending Allocations by Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
The Philippines
Vietnam
Cement Market: Positive Construction Sector Outlook Favors Growth
Construction Steel Demand to Rise
Product Launch
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 200: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 201: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 202: Rest of Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Middle East
Construction Sector in the Middle East: A Review
Concrete Market Positioned for Growth in the GCC
Precast Concrete Market in GCC: Construction Projects to Spur Growth
Rising Demand for Housing Units Drive Focus onto Advanced Concrete Production
Steel Demand in Construction Sector: On the Up
Saudi Arabia
Cement Market: Favorable Opportunities from Construction Projects
Table 203: Leading Players in the Saudi Arabia Cement Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales for Qassim Cement, Saudi Cement Co., Southern Province Cement, Yamama Cement Company, Yanbu Cement, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strong Construction Activity Spurs Demand for Steel
UAE
Investments in Residential, Commercial & Infrastructure Projects: Potential for Growth
Rising Demand for Precast Concrete
Infrastructure and Construction Projects Bode Well for Steel Market
Jordan
Bourgeoning Hospitality Industry Bodes Well for Construction Industry
Egypt
Upcoming Construction Projects to Drive Demand for Construction Materials
East Africa
Rising Cement Demand Fuels Capacity Addition Initiatives.
Nigeria
Rising Demand for Cement
Table 204: Leading Producers in the Nigerian Cement Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity for Ashaka, Dangcem, Lafarge WAPCO, Sokoto, and Unicem (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cement Market: A Glance at the Past Developments
Table 205: Leading Cement Producing Countries in Middle East & Africa (2012): Ranked by Cement Production Capacity (in Million Tonnes) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Nigerians Prefer Concrete over Bricks in Housing Construction
Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 206: Middle East & Africa Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 207: Middle East & Africa Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 208: Middle East & Africa 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. LATIN AMERICA
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
A Review of the Construction Industry
B.Market Analytics
Table 209: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 210: Latin American Historic Review for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 211: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 212: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 213: Latin American Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 214: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
7a. BRAZIL
A.Market Analysis
Market Overview
Table 215: Brazil Short Term Construction Expenditure for FIFA 2014 Football World Cup and Rio 2016 Olympic Games by Project Type (2010-2016): Percentage Breakdown of Spending on Subways, Highways, Stadiums, and Airports Major Construction Projects in Brazil (Completed & Ongoing) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 216: Major Construction Projects in Brazil (Completed & Ongoing)
Aggregates Market
Table 217: Aggregate Consumption in Brazil (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption Volume by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cement Market
Table 218: Brazilian Cement Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by State (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 219: Leading Cement Producers in Brazil (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Installed Production Capacity for Brennand Cimentos, Cimento Nassau, Cimento Tupi, Holcim Brasil S.A., InterCement Brasil S.A., Lafarge Brasil S.A., Mizu Cimentos Especiais, Votorantim Cimentos, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strategic Corporate Developments
B.Market Analytics
Table 220: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 221: Brazilian Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 222: Brazilian 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/ Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
7b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Mexico
Positive Construction Sector Outlook Favors Market Growth
Table 223: Production Capacity of Leading Cement Producers in Mexico (2013) (In Million tpa) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Construction Industry
An Overview
Strategic Corporate Developments
Cemex S.A.B. De C.V. (Mexico)
A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 224: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 225: Rest of Latin American Historic Review for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 226: Rest of Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Construction Materials by Product Group/Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Aggregates (Sand and Gravel, and Crushed Rock), Cement, Bricks, and Metal Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 287 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 340)

The United States (37)
Canada (3)
Japan (11)
Europe (172)
- France (12)
- Germany (28)
- The United Kingdom (14)
- Italy (47)
- Spain (11)
- Rest of Europe (60)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (86)
Latin America (16)
Africa (6)
Middle East (8)
North America (1)

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