Welcome Guest | Login | Register
About Pro Blog

Calling all flooring pros - this Blog's for you! Keep up with the latest industry trends and stay connected with other pros. It's a great way to share ideas, ask questions, and share tales…..go on, take the floor!

May 2021
  • S
  • M
  • T
  • W
  • R
  • F
  • S
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
= New Post

Pro Blog

2009 Market Research Report Released for Floor Covering Industry

By FAF Staff Writer, (744 words) Posted in Business on October 6, 2009
There are (38) comments permalink

Reportlinker.com’s 2009 floor coverings report provides up–to–date information on all types of flooring industry data including information tile, carpet, area rugs, vinyl, and more. The 2009 report covers changing consumer preferences, world market growth, sector trends, and more for the entire floor covering industry. For more information on the 2009 edition of the flooring industry market research report read Reportlinker.com's press release below.

(live-PR.com) – Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Building Material industry is available in its catalogue.

More information regarding this report: Floor Coverings Industry – July 2009 Edition

Floor Coverings report provides the action–oriented executive with up–to–date information on carpet and area rugs, wood flooring, ceramic tile, vinyl sheet and floor tile, other resilient flooring, stone flooring, and laminate flooring. Each page will assist the floor coverings executive exploit changing consumer preferences, improve plant efficiency, strengthen distribution, penetrate end–use markets, exploit world market growth, and plan for 2010 and beyond.


The decline in the $20 billion (manufacturers’ dollars) U.S. floor coverings market accelerated in the second half of 2008 and dropped at even sharper rates in the second half of 2009, as the domestic economy went into a severe recession. The drop in 2009 will be the fourth consecutive year of declining sales. This unprecedented industry contraction reflects the 39.0% drop in total U.S. housing demand, the deep cut in U.S. household wealth, and the recent downturn in nonresidential markets as the recession moved through the entire economy. All industry sectors were adversely affected by the decline in U.S. floor coverings sales. However, lower priced products, such as carpet and vinyl flooring, are outperforming overall industry trends as consumers shifted down market as unemployment rates rose. Consumers are also turning to home centers to purchase flooring in a search for the best product prices and the lowest installation costs. The above trends are causing industry profit margins to decline sharply. As a result, manufacturers are cutting capacity, employment levels, and capital expenditures to reduce costs. This has resulted in the consolidation of industry sales into the leading manufacturers and marketers.


Catalina Research uncovered these trends in our in-depth 291-page report on the U.S. floor coverings industry. U.S. shipments, exports, imports, and price trends are evaluated for carpet and area rugs, wood flooring, ceramic tile, vinyl sheet and floor tile, rubber sheet and floor tile, other resilient flooring, laminate flooring, and stone flooring.


In addition, Catalina Research investigated the cost structure and profit margins of U.S. floor coverings plants. Data trends are compiled for material, labor, and capital inputs. As part of this analysis, Catalina Research profiled 15 leading U.S. manufacturers, compiled company sales and profit margins, and calculated market share. Company profiles cover product lines, manufacturing and distribution, capital investments, acquisitions, and new products.


Our end–use market analysis segments residential, commercial and other nonresidential, and transportation equipment markets. Construction markets are further segmented into new and replacement purchases, and purchases by manufactured housing manufacturers. End–use market trends are correlated with U.S. housing demand, nonresidential construction, mortgage interest rates, and other economic indicators to uncover the factors affecting U.S. floor coverings demand, and provide insights into the direction of domestic demand in 2009 and beyond.


Sales are analyzed for retail and wholesale distribution channels. Retail floor coverings sales are supplied for specialty floor coverings stores, home centers, hard surface flooring and other building material dealers, furniture stores, department stores and mass merchandisers, paint and wallpaper stores, and other retailers. The total number of retail outlets selling floor coverings and total floor coverings sales by region and state are provided as well. Based on this data, Catalina Research calculated per capita sales. The report also includes a regional and state analysis of floor coverings sales by retail outlet and flooring type, as well as sales to households, builders, businesses, and governments. In addition, Catalina provides sales estimates for the leading specialty floor coverings retailers and flooring distributors. A separate section investigates the demographics of household floor coverings purchases. Household spending trends are studied by family income, age of household head, persons per household, and region. Spending demographics are segmented for carpet, area rugs, and hard surface flooring. The number of residential replacement jobs are also included.


A separate section analyzes the installation market. Data trends are provided for the number and revenues of U.S. floor coverings installation contractors, revenues by type of job and building, material and labor costs, revenue per square foot of floor coverings installed, and regional and state data. Installation costs are evaluated to consider their impact on the different types of floor coverings sales.

image: blog cloud comment

Comments (38)

steveaustin posted on: December 28, 2012

UK Jobs In Market Research, for your ideal UK market research job contact Hasson Associates, a leading UK market research recruitment agency, find a vacancy now

Steve Brad posted on: April 25, 2013

Well, this is so nice to think about leaving comment here. | Generic Levitra | | Buy Xenical |

Curt Kott posted on: April 25, 2013

Your website is almost certainly surely the greatest . Over-all perception of the page is probably lovely.
|| Generic Viagra || || Buy Generic Viagra ||

ghrye posted on: October 5, 2013

This is really interesting and very timely for as of now I am searching for a floor covering for my newly built house in San Diego. - Rabbi Binyomin Lisbon

jiayou posted on: November 14, 2013

Those who had imagined watching another woman flirt with their mate “sought to spend 3.1philliplim handbags significantly more on conspicuous consumption products” than those in the other two categories, the researchers report. This,alexander wang handbags they add, indicates that “a mate-guarding motive triggers women’s desire for conspicuous luxury products.”

fernelma posted on: February 26, 2014

Il Ploprof ha una valvola dell'elio Replica Orologi automatica posizionata sul telaio a 4. Questo meccanismo, che consente di atomi Rolex Replica di elio a fuggire durante la decompressione, è obbligatorio per i subacquei commerciali, lavorando in una campana subacquea.

mer posted on: March 8, 2014

People really invest too much money for their floor for it is the one of the part of the house that a guest or visitor notice. - Sandra Dyche

title loan posted on: April 11, 2015

Cheers pertaining to expressing this information article. My spouse and I was ready for similar to this specific. Your current content get provokes us a good deal. We've brand-new notion on the same matters throughout our site. Currently pay a visit to title loan Cheers & enjoy once and for all.

ldsjfkdfdfg posted on: September 15, 2015

The housing of Replica Watches uk the L.U.C 1963 combines elegance and large size. Indeed, its horns, slightly Panerai replica figure of 44 mm diameter case, marry the curve of the wrist. The sides of the box in rose gold 18 CT (or Platinum) Replica breitling are swollen and brushed while the fine and round, bezel is polished. The White Dial is translucent, pure porcelain. The small seconds at 9 o'clock, the Dauphine hands, Black Roman numerals and the railway timer are all direct references to the timers of the belle epoque.

nahini posted on: September 23, 2015

Jika kamu pengen dapat menyulam alis dgn kompeten lalu saya referensikan belajar di Sulam Alis.
Dan andai kalian pingin menyewa mobil yg terjangkau dapat saya anjurkan diSewa Mobil
Nah,buat kamu yng sedang hadapi kendala terhadap pemanas air dikawasan kalian jadi servicelah di Service Center Wika.
Kamu hendak mengedrop barang kedalam seluruh dunia? Silahkan baca ini Jasa Kargo.

jai posted on: October 21, 2015

Truly amenable little one college end up being requiring a message on the wire valet in order to dislocate although an individual possess somewhat additionally center perceives in order to obsolete anon. Custom iPhone Cases

jai posted on: October 27, 2015

This particular examples a crucial beneficial feel regarding learned vocation impacted thrombus finished Boulder, Colo. whats going on in liverpool

Cash Advance Carson posted on: December 19, 2015

Many thanks with regard to discussing this short article publish. We wanted something similar to this particular. Your own content articles possess creates me personally a great deal. Right now click the link Cash Advance Carson I've brand new concept comparable subjects during my weblog. Say thanks to.

Jack kevin posted on: January 25, 2016

The come back is it being influenced through the economic recovery with active property gross sales, that has triggered your housing replacing market. Visit Our Website Assignmentbay.co.uk

jai posted on: January 27, 2016

That is also the latest numerous salubrious costed that i broadly enjoyed instruction. It happens to be no actual daily that any of us up-date your customized so that you can time some thing identified this sort of. dedicated hosting uae

pill posted on: March 11, 2016

check your mahahsscboard.maharashtra.gov.in results here

ROCK posted on: March 25, 2016

That happen for you to dependably be This is securing some kind of records are for the most part as of now finding showing the locale any individual advancement huge amounts of a man examination. Immigrate to Australia

Kerala HSE Results 2016 posted on: March 29, 2016

Check UP Board Intermediate Result 2016
Check MP 12th Results

rock posted on: May 9, 2016

Every individual did striking essential weaknesses obviously, there. I did in light of current circumstances in this way on an extremely fundamental level pick concerning every individual joined with in addition observed basically all individuals may it be able to truly is clear trust your site. Emirates promo code

rock posted on: July 9, 2016

Put off before we secured me in the long run and by finished which every now and again particular site time period going some time recently. baseball picks

jai posted on: July 28, 2016

I wanted to thank you for this great read!! I definitely enjoying every little bit of it and I have you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post. Antimicrobial Sleep Surface Mattress

rock posted on: September 9, 2016

Amazing materials, it will always be for this reason properly discovered that may undoubtedly the particular may well stick to which, have a great time in this article fundamentally hold on to which often extraordinary operation! Asian massage charlotte

Designer Carpets & Rugs posted on: January 30, 2017

Thanks for the info, maybe I can use this ended my tufted marketing and I've been use untold anulus media in run a interaction and they someone existing a big amend on me.

Handmade Rugs From India

super mario world posted on: June 20, 2017

Interesting article! Thank you for sharing them! I hope you will continue to have similar posts to share with everyone! super mario world

Jack posted on: September 27, 2017

Thank you for sharing the article. It's very helpful. imgrum

check cashing posted on: September 28, 2017

The actual write-up is extremely great in addition to useful for all those. You’ve created this particular perfectly. My spouse and I value function. Right now click here check cashing Many thanks with regard to posting.

aamir posted on: October 27, 2017

pick up every latest movie at very first time on your mobile download cartoon hd apk

Rolex Replica posted on: December 13, 2017

Both brands rely on distinctive features so it’s always immediately possible Panerai Replica to recognize the model as an IWC or a Breitling. But where IWC tinkers with its design and continues to develop its look or make steps toward its origins Fake Rolex Breitling invents itself anew while still leaving its icon intact Rolex Replica Both always have a rotating bezel with raised markers.

apps for pc posted on: January 19, 2018

best power bank 10000mah
Power banks emerge as lifesavers in situations when our phones run out of battery, but the same lifeguards can disappoint you if they themselves are running low on battery. To avoid such sticky

situations, it's better to have a power bank with a monstrous backup that can prove handy in need. With price being a major determining factor, we have complied a list of pocket-friendly power

banks with a battery capacity of a minimum of 10000 mAh. They are available online and in retail stores at prices according to ones budget.

FIFAWC posted on: April 10, 2018

Get all types of WhatsApp Status on our website WhatsAppStatus101

Punjabi Status Videos

sam posted on: April 10, 2018

Watch FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony Live Streaming.

icon: cloud post

Talk back - leave a comment

Post a Comment

Post a Comment

  • email a friend
  • delicious
  • digg
  • facebook