DUBLIN, Apr. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hdbj7b/electric_wire_and) has announced the addition of the "Electric Wire and Cable Market in North America 2014-2018" report to their offering.
The Electric Wire and Cable market in North America is witnessing a trend of growing awareness about environmental concerns which is leading many companies to focus on developing wires that have a lower negative impact on the environment. The chemicals used in these wires have enhanced fireproofing properties and do not produce hazardous fumes in the case of a fire.
The vendors are also focusing on other parameters such as flexibility, efficiency, and ease of usage so that these features are not compromised while producing power cables that are eco-friendly. Some of the eco-friendly functionalities that major vendors maintain in power cables are flame retardancy, fire retardancy, lower emissions of poisonous fumes, non-corrosiveness, and halogen-free wires.
According to the report, the increase in demand for wires and cables from the ICT sector has resulted from the continuous improvement in communication technologies. A robust ICT infrastructure helps companies to secure, enhance, and control business operations efficiently.
Further, the report states that the raw material cost for manufacturing wires and cables has increased considerably in the past couple of years. The cost of copper, aluminum, polyethylene, PVC, and other plastics and metals has increased due to the increasing demand-supply gap.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.
Key Topics Covered:
01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
04. Market Research Methodology
06. Market Landscape
07. Product Segmentation
08. End-user Segmentation
09. Five Forces Analysis
10. Key Leading Countries
11. Buying Criteria
12. Market Growth Drivers
13. Drivers and their Impact
14. Market Challenges
15. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
16. Market Trends
17. Trends and their Impact
18. Vendor Landscape
19. Key Vendor Analysis
20. Other Reports in this Series
- General Cable Corp.
- LS Cable & System Ltd.
- Southwire Co.
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