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Mar 28, 2013, 12:54 ET

World Demand for Water Disinfection Products to Reach $7.7 Billion in 2017

World demand for water disinfection products is projected to increase 5.5 percent per year to $7.7 billion in 2016.  Significant changes are...

Mar 27, 2013, 10:54 ET

World Demand for Aquaculture Supplies & Equipment to Exceed $63 Billion in 2017

After several decades of rapid expansion, world demand for aquaculture supplies and equipment is expected to moderate, growing 7.4...

Mar 05, 2013, 00:02 ET

US Demand for Green Building Materials to Reach $86.6 Billion in 2017

Through 2017, a rebound in construction activity will propel growth in green building materials demand 11 percent annually to $86.6 billion. ...

Feb 19, 2013, 18:12 ET
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World Demand for Lighting to Exceed $78 Billion in 2016

World demand for lighting is projected to climb more than 12 percent annually through 2016 to $78.3 billion.  Sales will be driven in general...

May 25, 2005, 01:00 ET

US Nanotechnology Health Care Product Demand to Reach $6.5 Billion in 2009

CLEVELAND, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand for nanotechnology health care products in the US is projected to increase nearly 50 percent per year...

Mar 29, 2000, 00:00 ET

Freedonia Group: Increased Applications for Plastic Pipe Spur Demand Worldwide

CLEVELAND, March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Applications such as conduit, drainage and sewers, and natural gas distribution will boost worldwide demand...

Mar 23, 2000, 00:00 ET

The Freedonia Group: Emerging Markets Drive Demand for Household Appliances

CLEVELAND, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- World Major Household Appliances, a new study by The Freedonia Group, analyzes global supply and demand on a...