Global Market for Roofing Tiles, Chimney-Pots, Cowls, Chimney Liners
In value terms, production of roofing tiles, chimney-pots, cowls, chimney liners reached $ in estimated in export price. Overall, production, however, continues to indicate a slight reduction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 with an increase of %. Global production peaked at $ in 2011; however, from 2012 to , production failed to regain momentum.
China ( units) remains the largest roofing tiles, chimney-pots, cowls, chimney liners producing country worldwide, accounting for % of total volume. Moreover, production of roofing tiles, chimney-pots, cowls, chimney liners in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India ( units), twofold. Germany ( units) ranked third in terms of total production with a % share.
From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of volume in China was relatively modest. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: India (-% per year) and Germany (-% per year).
The value of the market for roofing tiles, chimney-pots, cowls, chimney liners worldwide reached $ in , almost unchanged from 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). In general, consumption, however, recorded a mild contraction. Over the period under review, the global market hit record highs at $ in 2011; however, from 2012 to , consumption failed to regain momentum.
In China, consumption of roofing tiles, chimney-pots, cowls, chimney liners remained relatively stable over the period from 2007-. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: India (-% per year) and Pakistan (+% per year).
In value terms, China ($) led the market, alone. The second position in the ranking was taken by India ($). It was followed by Bangladesh.
From 2007 to , the average annual rate of growth in terms of value in China amounted to +%. The remaining consuming countries recorded the following average annual rates of market growth: India (+% per year) and Bangladesh (+% per year).
The countries with the highest levels of roofing tiles, chimney-pots, cowls, chimney liners per capita consumption in were France ( units per person), Canada ( units per person) and Germany ( units per person).
From 2007 to , the most notable rate of growth in terms of liners, amongst the key consuming countries, was attained by Brazil (with a CAGR of +%), while liners for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.