Rapid change within the Commercial Glazing Market

Sector diversity and the influence of wider UK economic forecasts, make detailed analysis of the commercial glazing sector more valuable than ever.

Growth forecasts tempered

by external economic influences

The Palmer Report on the Commercial Glazing draws on structured interviews with more than 400 glazing installers, systems companies and main contractors, representing more than 7000 projects.

Drawing on further desk research and data stretching back for more than 30 years, The Commercial Glazing Market in Britain provides detailed market forecasts for windows, shop fronts, curtain walling, commercial offices and apartment blocks across new build, education, commercial sectors.

The Commercial Glazing Market in Great Britain 2015

Recovering from the 10% contraction it saw in 2012, the commercial glazing sector has been forecast to see significant future growth, with a major increase in the pull-through of core product in windows, curtain walling, and roof glazing.

This has also included forecasts for exponential growth in commercial office applications (39% up-lift to 2019) and with it significant growth in the solar shading market of 28%. The education sector is also forecast for sustained if more modest growth. A revised report is due in October 2017.

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  • Last publication date: October 2015
  • Frequency of publication: Bi-annual
  • Years covered: 1985-2019
  • Number of pages: 85
  • Format PDF as standard. Hard copy available

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