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Global Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) Market - Segmented by Type, Application, and Geography - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)

  • ID: 4515614
  • Report
  • March 2018
  • Region: Global
  • 134 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
until Sep 30th 2021


  • Acico Group
  • AKG Gazbeton
  • Ekoru SRL
  • HIL Limited
  • RPP Group of Companies
  • Solbet Group
The global AAC market was estimated at USD 3,830.64 million in 2017. The market is expected to register a CAGR of 7.12% during 2018 to 2023 (the forecast period). The residential application segment dominated the global acrylic fiber market with nearly 31% share, globally, and is expected to witness a CAGR of 7.94%, during the forecast period.

Growing Emphasis on Green Buildings (LEED Ratings)

AAC, due to its properties, such as thermally insulated and energy efficient, fire resistant, termite or pest resistant, seismic resistant, and lightweight material preferred widely for the construction of green buildings. Since, AAC is made up of recyclable material, it does not have any harmful effects on the environment.

The global green building practices are driven by LEED, with almost 79,600 projects in more than 1,161 countries and territories, worldwide, with 1.85 million square feet of building space being certified daily. According to USGBC estimates, there are almost five million people experiencing LEED construction every day. The market is responding to these environmental benefits and cost savings. According to the analysis, the global green building market increases two fold in every three years, and by 2018, it is estimated that in 70 countries, almost 60% of the projects shall be green (environmental friendly).

Europe Dominates the Market

Europe has always been the frontier for green building solutions. The region has shown tremendous interest and support for LEED, especially Germany, the United Kingdom, and Poland. Huge demand from the commercial sector and various business incentives offered by legislative bodies became the prime boosting factor for the market in Europe. Following Europe, Asia-Pacific is also showing movement toward these initiatives, due to the rising energy consumption, with the development of commercial sector and discernible benefits of green buildings, along with perks associated with it.

Germany Drives the European Market

The main driver of the construction industry in Germany continues to be the residential segment. This segment was expected to increase by 7% in 2017. Demand for housing remains strong in the industry, expecting 300,000 new building units with the demand estimated at 350,000 building units per year. Non-residential construction is expected to witness moderate growth, driven by construction of industries, and it was expected to increase by 3% in 2017. Infrastructure segment in Germany is expected to have an additional EUR 500 million investment in 2017, in response to the deteriorating infrastructure in the nation. This segment is expected to increase by 3.5% in 2017.

Key Developments in the Market

July 2017: H+H International A/S signed an agreement with Grupa Ożarów SA’s to acquire its calcium silicate business in Poland. The company expects this transaction will help to create strong business for autoclaved aerated concrete and calcium silicate in Poland

June 2017: UltraTech Cement completed the acquisition of Jaiprakash Associates' six integrated cement plants and five grinding units, with a capacity of 21.2 million metric ton, worth INR 16,189 crore.

Major Players: Xella Group, Bauroc International AS, Biltech Building Elements Ltd, and Hil Ltd, among others.

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Current and future global autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) market outlook in the developed and emerging markets

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Segment that is expected to dominate the market

Regions that are expected to witness the fastest growth during the forecast period

Identify the latest developments, market shares, and strategies employed by the major market players

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  • Acico Group
  • AKG Gazbeton
  • Ekoru SRL
  • HIL Limited
  • RPP Group of Companies
  • Solbet Group
1. Introduction
1.1 Research Phases
1.2 Study Deliverables
1.3 Scope of the Report

2. Executive Summery

3. Market Insight
3.1 Industry Value Chain Analysis
3.2 Industry Attractiveness - Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
3.2.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.2.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
3.2.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.2.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
3.2.5 Degree of Competition

4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Increased Emphasis on Green Buildings (LEED Ratings)
4.1.2 Growing Emphasis on Constructing Sound Proof Buildings
4.1.3 Use of Recycled Material for Production
4.1.4 Improved Indoor Air Quality and Heat Control Advantages
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 High Initial Cost
4.2.2 Limited Usage in Load Bearing Walls
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Recovering Construction and Housing Sector in Europe
4.3.2 Increasing Usage in India and China
4.3.3 Emphasis on using Fire-retardant Building Materials
4.3.4 Growing Need for Disaster Resistant Buildings

5. Market Segmentation And Analysis (Market Size, Growth, and Forecast)
5.1 By Application
5.1.1 Residential
5.1.2 Industrial
5.1.3 Commercial
5.1.4 Others
5.2 By Type
5.2.1 Block
5.2.2 Lintel
5.2.3 Panel
5.2.4 Tile
5.2.5 Others

6. Regional Market Analysis (Market Size, Growth, and Forecast)
6.1 Asia-Pacific
6.1.1 China
6.1.2 India
6.1.3 Japan
6.1.4 South Korea
6.1.5 ASEAN Countries
6.1.6 Australia and New Zealand
6.1.7 Rest of Asia-Pacific
6.2 North America
6.2.1 United States
6.2.2 Canada
6.2.3 Mexico
6.2.4 Rest of North America
6.3 Europe
6.3.1 Germany
6.3.2 United Kingdom
6.3.3 Italy
6.3.4 France
6.3.5 NORDIC Countries
6.3.6 Spain
6.3.7 Rest of Europe
6.4 South America
6.4.1 Brazil
6.4.2 Argentina
6.4.3 Colombia
6.4.4 Rest of South America
6.5 Middle East & Africa
6.5.1 Saudi Arabia
6.5.2 Qatar
6.5.3 Israel
6.5.4 South Africa
6.5.5 Rest of Middle East & Africa

7. Future of the Market

8. Competitive Landscape
8.1 Mergers and Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Collaborations, and Agreements
8.2 Market Share Analysis**
8.3 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players

9. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials**, Product & Services, and Recent Developments)
9.1 Acico Group
9.2 Aercon AA
9.3 AKG Gazbeton
9.4 Bauroc International AS
9.5 Biltech Building Elements Limited
9.6 Domapor Baustoffwerke GmbH & Co.KG
9.7 Eco Green Products Pvt Ltd
9.8 Ekoru SRL
9.9 Forterra Building Products Ltd
9.10 H+H International A/S
9.11 Hansa Baustoffweke Parchim GmbH
9.12 HIL Limited
9.13 Italcementi (HeidelbergCement AG)
9.14 J.K. Lakshmi Cement Ltd
9.15 RPP Group of Companies
9.16 Schlamann KG
9.17 Solbet Group
9.18 Tarmac
9.19 The Xella Group
9.20 Thomas Armstrong (Holdings) Ltd
9.21 UltraTech
*List is not Exhaustive

10. Disclaimer
**Subject to availability on the public Domain
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A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes:

  • Acico Group
  • Aercon AA
  • AKG Gazbeton
  • Bauroc International AS
  • Biltech Building Elements Limited
  • Domapor Baustoffwerke GmbH & Co.KG
  • Eco Green Products Pvt Ltd
  • Ekoru SRL
  • Forterra Building Products Ltd
  • H+H International A/S
  • Hansa Baustoffweke Parchim GmbH
  • HIL Limited
  • Italcementi (HeidelbergCement AG)
  • J.K. Lakshmi Cement Ltd
  • RPP Group of Companies
  • Schlamann KG
  • Solbet Group
  • Tarmac
  • The Xella Group
  • Thomas Armstrong (Holdings) Ltd
  • UltraTech
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