Oriented Strandboard (OSB) Market Overview in the USA
In value terms, oriented strandboard (osb) production stood at $ in 2018. In general, the total output indicated a perceptible increase from 2007 to 2018: its value decreased at an average annual rate of -% over the last eleven years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2018 figures, oriented strandboard (osb) production increased by +% against 2014 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2018 when production volume increased by % against the previous year. In that year, oriented strandboard (osb) production attained its peak level and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.
The revenue of the oriented strandboard (osb) market in the U.S. amounted to $ in 2018, picking up by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Overall, oriented strandboard (osb) consumption continues to indicate tangible growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2012 when the market value increased by % year-to-year. Oriented strandboard (osb) consumption peaked in 2018 and is likely to continue its growth in the near future.