The first edition of ‘Modular Floorcoverings Market Report – UK 2017-2021‘ provides a detailed review of the key ‘modular’ sectors of the floorcoverings market, such as Vinyl Tiles, including LVT, Carpet Tiles and Floor Tiles made from ceramic, porcelain and natural stone, as well as more niche materials such as linoleum, cork, rubber and leather. This unique report provides both a quantitative and qualitative analysis of the UK market overall and by major product group. It focuses on market size and future prospects, by value and volume, key trends and drivers, leading suppliers, distribution structures, end use sectors etc.
Key issues analysed:
- Detailed Assessment of the Market – market sizes, key drivers, factors leading to change, product mixes and product trends etc.
- Analysis by Product Group – Carpet Tiles, Vinyl Tiles, Floor Tiles, Ceramic Tiles, Natural Stone Tiles, Terrazzo Tiles, etc.
- Analysis of Key Influencing Factors.
- Review of Supply and Distribution Structure.
- Forecasts of Market Developments to 2021.
Key areas of insight include:
- The growth of LVT and factors driving this sector forward.
- The importance of the contract sector in the market and the factors driving change in this end use sector.
- Market prospects in 2017-18 and medium-term prospects to 2021.
- Impact of the EU exit, the reducing value of Sterling and rising import prices on the modular tiles and LVT market sectors.
- Trends in the floor tiles sector and the impact of increasing competition from alternative smooth flooring types.
Some of the companies included:
Interface Europe, AIREA plc, Desso UK, Forbo Flooring UK, Burmax, Balta Group, National Floorcoverings Group, Miliken, Cavalier Carpets Ege, Sanquhar, Rawson Carpets, Plyfor, Amtico, Karndean International, Beauflor, Gerflor, Tarkett, Unlin Distribution, IVC Group, Ovation, Unnatural Flooring, Bolon, Westco, Harvey Maria’s, Jaymart Rubber & Plastics, Johnson Tiles, British Ceramic Tile, Porcelanosa Group,Ceramic Prints, Original Style, RAK Ceramics, Armatile, Villeroy and Boch, Marborough Tiles, Pilkingtons, Welsh Slate, Mandarin Stone, Burlington Slate, Lapicida, Marshalls Interiors, Stonell, Marmobello, Solus Ceramics, Maitland & Poate, Cement Tile Shop, Quiligotti, A Andrews & Sons, Diespeker & Co, Westco, Siesta Cork Tiles, Gradus, Hamberger, Carpetright, Topps Tiles, Fludes Carpets, Tileflair Group, United Carpets Group plc, etc.
- Total Modular Floorcoverings Market – analysis of size by value 2012 -2021, drivers for change, trends, sector mix changes, estimates of market volume 2012-2021 by area, historical trends and market characteristics.
- Analysis by major product sectors – carpet, vinyl, floor ceramic & natural stone tiles, others etc. – current shares and mix changes over the last 5 years, driving factors, future prospects.
- End use sector mix, residential versus non-residential in value and volume.
- Review of key market influences – housebuilding, construction market sizes by sector 2012-17, residential transactions, etc. Overview of domestic and contract sectors.
- Market Prospects – forecasts of overall market performance in 2017-21.
Product Sector Analysis
- Carpet Tiles – market size by value 2012-21, future prospects, drivers and factors for change to 2021, volume mix 2012-2016, product mix (Tufted, Woven Fibre Bonded & Others), factors influencing market performance, international trade, end use sector mix by offices, health, leisure etc. Key suppliers/market shares in the UK carpet tile market.
- Vinyl Tiles and LVT – market size by value 2012-21, prospects, drivers and factors for change to 2021, volume mix 2012-2016, product mix (vinyl tiles versus luxury vinyl tiles), factors influencing market performance, international trade, end use sector mix domestic versus commercial, end use sector mix offices, health etc. Key suppliers/market shares.
- Floor Ceramic & Natural Stone Tiles – market size by value 2012-21, prospects, drivers and factors for change to 2021, product mix by value (ceramic & porcelain, natural stone, others), market mix by volume, factors influencing market performance, international trade, end use sector mix domestic versus commercial. Key suppliers/market shares.
- Other Modular Floorcoverings – Terrazzo Tile, linoleum, cork, rubber etc. – market sizes by value 2012-21 and volume 2012-2017, recent sector performance, key influencing factors, characteristics, prospects to 2021. Key suppliers/market shares.
Distribution and Suppliers
- Domestic Distribution – definitions, market shares by major channel – Multiples, Independents, Specialists, DIY, Builders Merchants, Department Stores, Mail Order, Internet, etc. – areas of growth and decline, major companies within each channel.
- Contract Distribution – mix by major channel – healthcare, education, commercial, retail, industrial, leisure, areas of growth and decline – market prospects.
- Distributors and wholesalers – key companies, operations etc across each different sector.
- Key growth areas – prospects for 2017 and up to 2021 – prospects by product sector.
- Review of key factors impacting the market.