Entrance doors

Product innovation as a foundation for long-term growth

The Palmer Report on the Market for Entrance Doors draws on three decades of data to identify defining trends in the UK market for entrance doors.

Composite doors continue

to drive market growth

The market for entrance doors continues to attract significant internal and external investment. This has provided a foundation for product innovation, driving significant growth in composite products and corresponding decline in others.

The Palmer Report on the Market for Domestic Entrance Doors draws on structured interviews with 700 manufacturers, housebuilders and housing associations, plus desk research and our own data to provide a long-term market forecast for the entrance door sector.

The Market for Domestic Entrance Doors 2016

The Palmer Report on the Market for Domestic Entrance Doors forecasts continuing growth on the 2.2% to 1.40million doors seen in 2015. Installed value was also up in the same period by 7.6% at £692 million.

This has been driven for a large part by continuing growth in demand for composite doors which now account for 50% of the market, the share rising to 54% by installed value with the inclusion of PVC/ABS faced doors. Our report provides detailed forecasts through to 2020.

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  • Last publication date: October 2016
  • Frequency of publication: Annual
  • Years covered: 1985-2020
  • Number of pages: 42
  • Format PDF as standard. Hard copy available

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