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3% Growth in the Conservatory & Glazed Extensions market in 2018

The latest 'Conservatory and Glazed Extensions Report 2018-2022' from AMA Research highlights modest growth of the market increasing by 3% in 2018.

Date: 28/05/2019 | Author: AMA Research

Consumer awareness increases demand for energy efficient products

he latest ‘Electrical Accessories Market Report’ from AMA Research highlights the increasing consumer awareness for energy efficiency improvements, supporting carbon reduction and climate change targets.

Date: 23/05/2019 | Author: AMA Research

Latest residential figures show that output increased by 5% in 2018 to £74.2bn

Preliminary data indicates that total residential output increased by 5% in 2018 to £74.2bn underpinned by 8% increase in new work but with residential RMI remaining static at £30bn.

Date: 12/04/2019 | Author: Jane Tarver

Vinyl flooring continues to outperform all other product sectors in the UK floorcoverings market

According to the new report by AMA Research, the outlook for the UK floorcoverings market is one of moderate growth. Factors affecting this slow market change are increasing inflation, adverse currency movements and relatively low wage increases affecting consumer confidence.

Date: 03/04/2019 | Author:

Availability and price of land remains key factor to the future growth of the self-build market

The latest Self Build market report from AMA Research, highlights the strong disconnect between the number of available sites and where people want to build.

Date: 29/03/2019 | Author: AMA Research

Sales of single sofas are the fastest growing sector in the upholstered furniture market

As a mature market, upholstered furniture remains mainly a non-essential purchase with lengthy replacement cycles and therefore can be deferred in times of economic constraint

Date: 28/02/2019 | Author: AMA Research

Smart heating controls expected to drive high levels of growth to 2022

According to the latest Domestic Central Heating market report (2018-2022) from AMA Research, smart heating controls are likely to take market share from conventional heating controls in the longer term.

Date: 25/02/2019 | Author: AMA Research

Downturn in department store sector & price competition to impact household textiles market

Having experienced overall growth of 13% between 2013 and 2017, the UK household textiles market has been underpinned by returning consumer confidence and sustained demand from contract applications.

Date: 31/10/2018 | Author: AMA Research

Technological developments drive growth in the UK electronic security products market

The total UK electronic security market, comprising of products - electronic access controls, intruder alarms and closed circuit television (CCTV) - and associated services, was estimated at approximately £2.35bn in 2017.

Date: 15/10/2018 | Author: AMA Research

Plumbers’ merchants market in the UK worth over £4.2bn

The plumbers' merchants market was worth an estimated £4.2bn in 2017, representing growth of around 2% from 2016. The overall trend in recent years has been positive, and early indications for 2018 are for a continuation of the modest recovery

Date: 04/10/2018 | Author: AMA Research

Modest growth forecasts for passive fire protection products in the UK

The UK market for passive fire protection products is estimated to be worth around £650m at manufacturers selling prices - excluding installation. The market has grown by around 2% in 2017, with forecasts for 2018 at a similar level.

Date: 25/09/2018 | Author: AMA Research

29% growth in the UK generator hire market since 2014

The market for diesel generator hire, which according to AMA’s definition excludes ancillary products, has performed well in recent years, having experienced growth of 29% from 2014.

Date: 24/09/2018 | Author: AMA Research

Over 20% growth forecast for the UK kitchen & bathroom worktops market over the next five years

There has been good growth in the domestic kitchen and bathroom worktops market in recent years. Between 2014 and 2017, the UK overall worktops market is estimated to have grown by 13%.

Date: 20/09/2018 | Author: AMA Research

Decline forecast for UK wall cladding market volumes

The UK market for wall cladding is estimated to have increased by around 40% between 2013 and 2017 in volume terms. In 2017/18, growth has been driven by strong growth in new build and major refurbishment output

Date: 17/09/2018 | Author: AMA Research

4% value growth in the brassware and taps market despite intense pricing pressures

The brassware and taps market in the UK, which is worth in excess of £200m, is estimated to have grown by 4% in 2017. Following a period of slow growth, the market improved between 2014-2016

Date: 13/09/2018 | Author: AMA Research

UK street lighting market to see 17% value growth by 2022

The UK street lighting market has seen steady growth in recent years, driven by substantial LED replacement programmes run by local authorities over the past 5 years or so.

Date: 11/09/2018 | Author: AMA Research

UK plant hire market forecast to grow by 11% between 2018 and 2022

The UK plant hire market was estimated to be worth £3bn in 2017, with growth of around 1% forecast for 2018. The plant hire market is extremely diverse, with equipment ranging from dehumidifiers to excavators, and demand for each type of equipment varies

Date: 05/09/2018 | Author: AMA Research

Integrated systems stimulate growth in the UK active fire protection sector

The total market size for active fire protection systems in the UK saw good growth to 2016 at between 7% and 9% per year, in line with higher levels of construction output across key end-use sectors such as education and offices.

Date: 29/08/2018 | Author: AMA Research

4% growth in the UK market for street furniture

The total value of the street furniture market that is supplied to or influenced by local authorities and placed in public spaces or highways controlled by local authorities, is estimated to be worth around £328m in 2017

Date: 28/08/2018 | Author: AMA Research

Hotel, leisure and entertainment construction output grew by 33% in 2017 to reach £9.4bn

Dominated by the private sector, the entertainment and leisure sector has experienced more positive construction output conditions than many other sectors over the past 5 years.

Date: 22/08/2018 | Author: AMA Research