Waterproofing Membrane (Modified Bitumen, PVC, TPO, EPDM, HDPE, LDPE) Market 2015 - Trends & Forecasts to 2020 for the $32 Billion Industry

Jul 27, 2015, 06:11 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wgnt7f/waterproofing) has announced the addition of the "Waterproofing Membrane Market by Type (Modified Bitumen, PVC, TPO, EPDM, HDPE, LDPE), by Application (Roofing & Walls, Building Structures, Waste & Water Management, Tunnel Liners, Bridges & Highways), by region - Trends & forecasts to 2020" report to their offering.

The waterproofing membrane market is estimated to witness a CAGR of 8.4% between 2015 and 2020, and is expected to generate a global market size in terms of value of $32,857.8 Million by 2020.

The report on waterproofing membranes considers its five commonly used applications: roofing & walls, building structures, waste & water management, tunnels liners, bridges & highways, among others. The waterproofing membranes industry is witnessing high growth because of growing end-use industry, technological advancements, and growing demand in the Asia-Pacific region. Waterproofing membranes are largely used in all types of applications including roof & walls, mining, waste management, water treatment, tunnels, among other potential applications.

The building & construction industry market growth is one of the major drivers of this market. The increasing use of waterproofing membranes in waste management and water treatment applications are further driving the waterproofing membranes market, globally.

Roofing & walls is the largest application of waterproofing membranes, globally. Growing end-user industries in emerging nations like China and India and energy efficiency are some of the drivers of waterproofing membrane market. Waterproofing membranes such as TPO, PVC and HDPE are expected to have high demand in their respective applications. PVC was one of the major consumed waterproofing membranes in 2014. The major advantages of PVC include excellent weather insulation, easy installation, superior heat resistance properties, and are light in weight.

The prime driver for waterproofing membranes consumption is the increasing demand in developing countries coupled with growing manufacturer's preference for waterproofing membranes products in roofing applications. The water management industry including waste management, water treatment, and waste water treatment has a wide scope for its expansion, which would help in increasing the consumption of waterproofing membranes in the forecasted period.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Waterproofing Membrane Market, By Type

8 Waterproofing Membranes Market, By Application

9 Waterproofing Membrane Market, By Region

10 Competitive Landscape

11 Company Profiles

- Carlisle Companies Inc.

- Firestone Building Products Company, LLC

- GAF Materials Corporation

- GSE Environmental

- Johns Manville

- Juta A.S.

- Renolit SE

- Sika AG

- Soprema Group

- The Dow Chemical Company

- W.R. Grace & Co

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