This report forecasts US hose and belt demand and shipments in US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2020. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: vehicular hose, industrial hose, fluid power hose, air and water hose, flat belts, and nonflat belts.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand, total shipments, and the various segments are provided in annual series from 2005 to 2015. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical trends, key economic indicators, trade, raw materials, and environmental and regulatory factors. A Segmentation and Forecasts section defines products, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product segment over the forecast period.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing in the US market. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 25-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.
Table Of Contents
Freedonia Focus on Hoses and Belts: United States HIGHLIGHTS
MARKET ENVIRONMENT Historical Trends Key Economic Indicators Trade Raw Materials Environmental and Regulatory Factors
SEGMENTATION AND FORECASTS Products
INDUSTRY STRUCTURE Industry Composition and Characteristics Additional Companies Cited
LIST OF TABLES AND CHARTS Chart 1 | US Hose and Belt Demand Trends, 2005-2015 (US$ mil) Table 1 | Key Indicators for US Hose and Belt Demand; 2005, 2015, 2020 (US$ bil) Chart 2 | US Hose and Belt Imports by Country; 2005-2015, 2020 (US$ mil) Chart 3 | US Hose and Belt Exports by Country; 2005-2015, 2020 (US$ mil) Chart 4 | US Hose and Belt Demand by Product; 2005-2015, 2020 (US$ mil) Chart 5 | US Hose and Belt Shipments; 2005-2015, 2020 (US$ mil) Chart 6 | US Hose and Belt Demand by Product Share; 2005-2015, 2020 (%) Table 2 | US Representative Hose and Belt Suppliers by Major Segment