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Green Roof Systems – possible driver for growth in the roofing market?

According to data published in Livingroofs.com’s first UK Green Roof Market Survey (July 2017), the estimated total area of ‘green’ roofs...

Garden Product Distribution taking an Omni-Channel approach

The DIY sector continues to account for a significant proportion of sales of garden products, given the ability to hold a...

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

Bricks, Blocks and Precast Concrete Products Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Bricks, Blocks and Precast Concrete Products Market 2018-22, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

Housing deficit & skills shortages lead to growth in the panelised modular building systems market

The UK market for panelised modular building systems has performed relatively strongly over the past 3 years or so, and is estimated to have grown by 26% between 2014 and 2017.

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

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

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.

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

Door and Window Fittings Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Door and Window Fittings Market 2018-2022, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

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.

Tough market conditions in the UK door & window fabricators market

The UK door and window fabricators market put in a strong performance between 2013 and 2016 but appears to have flattened out in 2017.

High performance products drive value growth in the UK building boards market

Press release on the UK market for building boards. The market for building boards in the UK was estimated to be worth just over £1.1bn at manufacturers selling prices in 2017.

Growth decelerates in the commercial glazing market as commercial construction slows

Following good growth in 2015-16, the UK market for commercial glazing has been less buoyant in 2017 as the private commercial sector reacted to the climate of uncertainty surrounding the Brexit process.

Construction Equipment Rental Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Construction Equipment Rental market 2017-21, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

Powered Access Equipment Hire Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Powered Access Equipment Hire market 2017-21, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

Commercial and Industrial Doors and Shutters Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Commercial and Industrial Doors and Shutters market 2017-21, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

Building Insulation Products Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Building Insulation Products market 2017-21, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

UK market for bricks, blocks and precast concrete products at highest level since 2007

The market for bricks, blocks and precast concrete products was worth over £2.1bn in 2017 and has grown by around 10% in value terms since 2015, and by almost 50% since 2012.

Commercial Glazing Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Commercial Glazingn market 2017-21, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

Roofing Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Roofing market 2017-21, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

3% growth in the UK Door and Window Fittings Market in 2017

The UK market for door and window fittings grew by around 3% in 2017. This is lower than in 2016, in line with slowing growth rates for the construction market as a whole.

Builders and Plumbers Merchants Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Builders and Plumbers Merchants market 2017-21, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

Modest growth forecast in the UK building insulation market

The market for building insulation products in the UK has been fairly flat over the last couple of years following substantial volatility in the past.

Modest growth forecast for UK Powered Access Equipment Hire

The UK powered access equipment hire market saw an increase of 2% in 2016 in value terms, with a further 2% average annual growth forecast for the next 5 years.

UK Construction Equipment Rental market set to exceed pre-recession value by 2019

The UK’s construction equipment rental market is forecast to be worth over £4.7bn in 2019, exceeding its peak value reached in 2007.

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