Green Building Material Market Analysis - Global Industry Size, Share, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2024

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Green building is a technology which is used to build eco-friendly and energy efficient buildings. The purpose of green building is to reduce negative impact on human health. The environment friendly material are used in developing green bulidings. Rain water harvesting and green roof techniques are well adapted by consumers in arrears to the repeated climate fluctuations and thrilling weather conditions. But non-availability of ecofriendly and high performance green building material is the main factor that hampers the growth of this market. Furthermore, the construction cost required for green buildings is more as compared to normal buildings. North American and European Governments adopted stringent regulations for shifting towards green building technology; such factors are the signs for a massive growth in this sector. Future market of the green building material would be driven by various attempts by NGOs and societies to increase awareness for acceptance of sustainable technology.

Market Dynamics

The positive effect of green building on human health is the main driving factor for the growth of market. The market for green building technology is driven by extreme weather conditions, recurrent climate changes and, consumer preference for adoption of green roof equipment to sustain temperature within the infrastructure. Rainwater harvesting is another important factor adding to the benefit of gree building concept. However, unavailability or limited availability of high performance and eco-friendly material required for green buildings is the key factor that restrict the growth of green building market. Moreover, high cost associate with green building matreial and strict regulatory norms are the other factors affecting the growth of this market.

Market Classification and Overview

The global green building material market is segmented into applications, end-users and geography. On the basis of applications, the global green building material market is bifurcated into framing, roofing, insulation, interior finishing, and exterior siding. Roofing segment accounts for the largest share. Many buyers are implementing green roofing technology to preserve building temperature and for storing rainwater owing to the speedy climatic change. On the basis of end-users, the global green building material market is bifurcated into public facilities, commercial & industrial, education, R&D centers, healthcare, residential and others. Public facility segment is producing the maximum revenue owing to the guidelines, which require the use of green building materials in public construction.

Regional Overview

In term of geography, the global green building material market is categorized into major regional markets as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Middle East and Africa (MEA). North America accounted for the largest share in the global green building material market in 2015. Supportive regulatory policies and building codes supporting the use of these merchandises in the renovation and construction of buildings is anticipated to drive the growth of global green building material market during the forecast period. Furthermore, economic benefit coupled with increasing consumer awareness towards environmental benefits is expected to drive the growth of this market. Asia-Pacific is anticipated to witness lucrative growth and will be fastest growing region during the forecast period. Construction business growth in the province presents huge opportunities for builders to cater to the demand. Infrastructure growth, principally in China, India and Indonesia is anticipated to have an optimistic impact towards growth. India and China are counted in the top five nations with the most number of LEED certification in the world. This presents vast potential for producers to exploit the growing demand for global green building materials market.

Report Coverage


Global Green Building Material Market

Analysis Period

2014 – 2024

Historic Data

2014 – 2015

Base Year


Forecast Data

2017 – 2024

Market Stratification

Application, End User, Geography

Regional Scope

North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa (MEA)

Report Coverage

Market Trends, Drivers, Restraints, Porter's Five Forces Analysis, Competitive Analysis,

Player Profiling, Value Chain Analysis


Market Participants

Some of the leading players operating in the market are BASF SE, Alumasc Group Plc, Forbo International SA, Amvik Systems, Binderholz GmbH, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, CertainTeed Corporation, Bauder Limited, Interface Inc, Kingspan Group plc and Owens Corning. As a part of its market penetration strategies, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company has launched its ecological building products named DuPont Tyvek.

Market Segmentation

Market By Application

·         Framing

·         Roofing

·         Insulation

·         Interior Finishing

·         Exterior Siding

Market By End User

·         Public facilities

·         Commercial & industrial

·         Education

·         R&D centers

·         Healthcare

·         Residential

·         Others

Market By Geography

·         North America

o   US

o   Canada

o   Mexico

·         Europe

o   UK

o   Germany

o   France

o   Rest of Europe

·         Asia-Pacific

o   China

o   Japan

o   India

o   Australia

o   Rest of Asia-Pacific

·         Latin America

o    Brazil

o   Chile

o   Rest of Latin America

·         Middle East and Africa (MEA)

o   South Africa

o   Saudi Arabia

o   Rest of MEA

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