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U.S. Concrete Block And Brick Market. Analysis And Forecast to 2025
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U.S.: Overview of the Market for Concrete Blocks And Bricks 2020

Market Size for Concrete Blocks And Bricks in the U.S.

In 2019, the U.S. concrete block and brick market decreased by -X% to $X, falling for the third consecutive year after three years of growth. Over the period under review, consumption, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015 when the market value increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2019, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Production of Concrete Blocks And Bricks in the U.S.

In value terms, concrete block and brick production dropped modestly to $X in 2019. Overall, production, however, recorded a mild curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when the production volume increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2019, production remained at a lower figure.

Exports of Concrete Blocks And Bricks

Exports from the U.S.

Concrete block and brick exports from the U.S. dropped to X tonnes in 2019, which is down by -X% on the previous year. In general, exports continue to indicate a deep reduction. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, exports reached the peak figure at X tonnes in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, exports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, concrete block and brick exports declined remarkably to $X in 2019. Over the period under review, exports recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports hit record highs at $X in 2018, and then dropped dramatically in the following year.

Exports by Country

Germany (X tonnes) and Belarus (X tonnes) represented the main exporters of concrete blocks and bricks in 2018, recording near X% and X% of total exports, respectively. The Netherlands (X tonnes) ranks next in terms of the total exports with a X% share, followed by China (X%) and Belgium (X%). Latvia (X tonnes), Turkey (X tonnes), Estonia (X tonnes), Canada (X tonnes), Hungary (X tonnes), the Czech Republic (X tonnes) and Poland (X tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2007 to 2018, the biggest increases were in Latvia, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Germany ($X) remains the largest concrete block and brick supplier from the U.S., comprising X% of global exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by China ($X), with a X% share of global exports. It was followed by the Netherlands, with a X% share.

In Germany, concrete block and brick exports remained relatively stable over the period from 2007-2018. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: China (+X% per year) and the Netherlands (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2018, the concrete block and brick export price in the U.S. amounted to $X per tonne, jumping by X% against the previous year. In general, the export price posted prominent growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 when the export price increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, export prices reached the maximum in 2018 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2018, the country with the highest price was Canada ($X per tonne), while Belarus ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2018, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Estonia, while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Imports of Concrete Blocks And Bricks

Imports into the U.S.

In 2019, purchases abroad of concrete blocks and bricks increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the third year in a row after two years of decline. Overall, imports, however, saw a pronounced contraction. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, imports reached the peak figure at X tonnes in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, concrete block and brick imports expanded notably to $X in 2019. In general, imports, however, recorded a deep contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports attained the peak figure at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2019, imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

The Netherlands (X tonnes), Russia (X tonnes) and Belgium (X tonnes) represented roughly X% of total imports of concrete blocks and bricks in 2018. It was distantly followed by China, Hong Kong SAR (X tonnes), Ukraine (X tonnes), the UK (X tonnes) and Denmark (X tonnes), together comprising a X% share of total imports. Canada (X tonnes), Slovakia (X tonnes), Austria (X tonnes), Lithuania (X tonnes) and Luxembourg (X tonnes) occupied a relatively small share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2018, the biggest increases were in the UK, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest concrete block and brick importing markets into the U.S. were the Netherlands ($X), the UK ($X) and Canada ($X), together comprising X% of total imports.

The UK recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, in terms of the main importing countries over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

The concrete block and brick import price in the U.S. stood at $X per tonne in 2018, falling by -X% against the previous year. In general, the import price showed a noticeable setback. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 an increase of X% y-o-y. The U.S. import price peaked at $X per tonne in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2018, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was the UK ($X per tonne), while Russia ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2018, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by China, Hong Kong SAR, while the other leaders experienced mixed trends in the import price figures.

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for concrete blocks and bricks in the world?
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The U.S. (24M tonnes) remains the largest concrete block and brick consuming country worldwide, comprising approx. 79% of total volume. Moreover, concrete block and brick consumption in the U.S. exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Saudi Arabia (927K tonnes), more than tenfold.
What are the largest producers of concrete blocks and bricks in the world?
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The U.S. (24M tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of concrete block and brick production, accounting for 76% of total volume. Moreover, concrete block and brick production in the U.S. exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Belarus (1.4M tonnes), more than tenfold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Germany (1.3M tonnes), with a 4.1% share.
What are the leading suppliers of concrete blocks and bricks to the U.S.?
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In value terms, Canada ($28M) constituted the largest supplier of concrete block and brick to the U.S., comprising 72% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Mexico ($4.4M), with a 11% share of total imports. It was followed by Viet Nam, with a 6.8% share.
What are the leading importers of concrete blocks and bricks from the U.S.?
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In value terms, Canada ($27M) remains the key foreign market for concrete block and brick exports from the U.S., comprising 49% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Italy ($4.2M), with a 7.7% share of total exports. It was followed by Australia, with a 2.3% share.
What is the average export price for concrete blocks and bricks in the U.S.?
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The average concrete block and brick export price stood at $549 per tonne in 2018, picking up by 26% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for concrete blocks and bricks in the U.S.?
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In 2018, the average concrete block and brick import price amounted to $369 per tonne, which is down by -24.9% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• NAICS 327331 - Concrete block and brick manufacturing

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for concrete block and brick in the U.S.. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2025.


Companies mentioned:
• County Materials Corp.
• RCP Block & Brick
• Clayton Block Company
• York Building Products Co.
• Reading Rock
• Techo-Bloc Corp.
• Jahna Concrete
• Orco Block & Hardscape
• Headwaters Construction Materials
• J.F. Allen Company
• Apac
• Anchor Concrete Products
• Lee Masonry Products
• Southern Concrete Products
• Cranesville Block Co.
• Headwaters Construction Materials
• Superlite Block
• Oldcastle Glass Engineered Products
• Northfield Block Company
• Tremron Jacksonville
• Old Castle Apg Northeast
• Continental Cast Stone Manufacturing
• Trenwyth Industries
• Western States Wholesale
• Allied Concrete Company
• Cemex Materials
• FFeatherlite Building Products Corporation
• Gerhold Concrete Company
• Cindrlite Block Co
• GAF Elk Materials Corporation
• Southwest Concrete Products Company
• J & G Concrete
• Cemex Construction Materials South
• Bluegrass Materials Co

Country coverage:
• USA

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in the U.S.
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
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1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2019
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2019
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2019
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2019
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2019
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2019
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2019
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2025
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Exports And Growth
Figure 15:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 16:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 17:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 18:
Imports And Growth
Figure 19:
Import Prices
Figure 20:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2019
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2019

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