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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

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.

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.

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%.

Social Housing Construction & Maintenance Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Social Housing Construction & Maintenance Market, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

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

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

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.

Paint, Wallcoverings and Woodcare Market – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Paint, Wallcoverings and Woodcare Market 2018-22, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

The Rise of the UK Build-To-Rent Market

The UK’s Private Rented Sector (PRS) is going through a period of rapid change. A recovering UK economy and increasing interest by both UK and overseas large institutional investors are key elements in the recent expansion of the PRS.

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.

Bathroom Market – 5 Key Facts

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

4% growth in the UK inclusive bathroom and kitchen products market

The UK inclusive bathroom and kitchen products market is estimated to have increased by around 4% in 2017, when compared to the market size in 2016.

Education Construction Market – 5 Key Facts

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

Shower Market – 5 Key Facts

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

Electrical Products Distribution Market – Online Focus – 5 Key Facts

5 Key Facts relating to the UK's Electrical Products Distribution Market Report - Online Focus 2017-21, taken from AMA Research's in depth and detailed market report.

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.

UK data centre construction market worth around £1.1bn following two years of growth

Press release on the data centre construction market. The UK construction market for data centres is estimated to be valued at around £1.1bn in 2017, following two years of market growth.

Higher Education Market Pipeline Top 10 Projects

Following our recent press release on the UK higher education construction market, in which we confirmed that construction output in the higher education sector is estimated at around £3.9bn and is forecast to rise, we thought we’d share some more detailed information from our sister company Barbour ABI regarding the pipeline of projects in the higher education sector.

Trading up activities continue to underpin growth in the UK window coverings market

The UK domestic window coverings market has shown overall growth of 15% between 2013 and 2017, but lower growth rates of around 2-3% are currently forecast for 2018.

Facilities Management Outsourcing – Corporate Sector – 5 Key Facts

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

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.

8% value growth in the UK bathroom and kitchen PODs sector

The UK market for bathroom and kitchen PODs market was estimated to have grown by 4% in 2017, in terms of the volume of POD installations. The market also saw an 8% increase in value

Online sales of plumbing products in the UK to increase by 43% by 2022

The internet is the fastest growing channel of the overall UK plumbing and heating products market and has experienced strong growth levels in the last 5-7 years. In 2017 alone, the UK internet plumbing market is estimated to have increased by 17% in value terms.

UK market for volumetric modular buildings increased by 6% in 2017

The UK market for prefabricated volumetric modular buildings and portable accommodation is estimated to have increased by 6% in 2017 - a significant improvement on 2016

Construction in the Sports Sector – 5 Key Facts

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

12% growth predicted in the UK domestic garden buildings market between 2018 and 2022

The UK market for domestic garden buildings and structures has seen slow but steady growth in recent years. The overall sector is mature and highly dependent on replacement purchases as well as consumer confidence levels.

Floor and Wall Tiles Market – 5 Key Facts

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

44% increase in the UK lighting market between 2013-17

The overall lighting market in the UK was estimated to be worth £2.4 billion in 2017, having increased by 44% since 2013. The key driver for the lighting market is LED lighting which has gained significant share in the non-domestic sector

UK interior refurbishment & fit-out sector increased by 6% in 2017

The interior fit-out and refurbishment market -as defined in AMA Research’s latest report on the sector - has increased by 34% since 2013, in value terms, and rose by 6% within the last year alone.

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