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Published Feb 1, 1997 | 153 Pages | Pub ID: SB305

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This study analyzes the sales and profit potential of metal, wood, and vinyl windows. Evaluates the $7.7 billion U.S. window industry; provides data and insights on U.S. factory shipments, end-use markets, factors affecting domestic demand, international trade, the industry cost structure, and the competitive environment. Covers inroads made by vinyl windows. Provides background on 43 worldwide window manufacturers. In addition, this profile looks at the Canadian window industry.

Section 1: U.S. Window Market Trends

  • Executive Summary
  • Table 1-1 Value of U.S. Factory Shipments of Window Units, Frames, and Sash by Material, 1987-2002
  • Table 1-2 U.S. Quantity Factory Shipments of Window Units, Frames, and Sash by Material, 1987-2002
  • Scope and Methodology

Section 2: U.S. Factory Window Shipments by Material and Product

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 2-1 Value of U.S. Wood Window Product Shipments by Product Type, 1972-2002
  • Table 2-2 Value of U.S. Shipments of Complete Wood Window Units by Product Line, 1977-1997
  • Table 2-3 Value of U.S. Wood Window Sash Shipments by Product Line, 1977-1997
  • Table 2-4 U.S. Quantity Shipments of Wood Window Units, Window Frames, and Sash, 1977-1997
  • Table 2-5 U.S. Average Value Per Unit Shipped for Wood Window Units, Window Frames, and Sash, 1972-1997
  • Table 2-6 U.S. Shipments of Cladded Double-Hung and Casement Wood Window Units, 1982-1997
  • Table 2-7 Value of U.S. Vinyl Window Shipments, 1987-2002
  • Table 2-8 U.S. Quantity Shipments of Vinyl Windows, 1987-1997
  • Table 2-9 Value of U.S. Metal Window Sash and Frame Shipments by Product Type, 1972-2002
  • Table 2-10 Value of U.S. Shipments of Prime Aluminum and Steel Window Sash and Frames for Residential and Nonresidential Markets, 1972-1997
  • Table 2-11 Value of U.S. Prime Aluminum Window Sash and Frame Shipments by Market Sector and Product Line, 1977-1997
  • Table 2-12 Value of U.S. Prime Aluminum Window Sash and Frame Shipments by Product Line, 1977-1997
  • Table 2-13 U.S. Prime Steel Window Sash and Frame Shipments for Residential and Nonresidential Markets, 1977-1997
  • Table 2-14 Value of U.S. Shipments of Prime Metal Window Sash and Frames by Material and by Market Sector,
  • 1977-1997
  • Table 2-15 U.S. Average Value Per Unit Shipped for Prime Metal Window Product Lines by Material and Market Sector, 1977-1997
  • Table 2-16 Value of U.S. Shipments of Metal Storm Sash and Window Screens, 1977-1997
  • Table 2-17 U.S. Quantity Shipments of Residential Storm Windows by Material, 1987-1999
  • Table 2-18 U.S. Producer Price Trends by Industry Sector and Twelve Product Lines, 1987-1997

Section 3: U.S. Window End-Use Market Analysis and Distribution Data

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 3-1 U.S. Residential Prime Window Sales by Market Sector, 1983-1999
  • Table 3-2 Number of Prime Window Sales Per New U.S. Housing Unit, 1983-1997
  • Table 3-3 U.S. Sales of Prime Residential Windows by Material, 1983-1999
  • Table 3-4 U.S. Sales of Prime Residential Windows by Market by Material, 1987-1999
  • Table 3-5 U.S. Residential Skylights Installed, 1987-1999
  • Table 3-6 U.S. Spending on Replacement Windows and Doors in Residential Properties, 1993-1995
  • Table 3-7 Share of Home Builder Window Purchases for the Top Twenty-Five Brands Mentioned, 1992 and 1996
  • Table 3-8 Share of Home Builder Window Purchases for the Top Five Brands Mentioned by Window Product Type, 1996
  • Table 3-9 Builder Window and Skylight Purchasing Decisions, 1992 and 1996
  • Table 3-10 Window Usage in U.S. Nonresidential Buildings by Region, 1993-1999
  • Table 3-11 Purchases of Windows and Window Units by U.S. Mobile Home Plants, 1982-1997
  • Table 3-12 Purchases of Windows and Window Units by U.S. Prefabricated Wood Building Plants, 1972-1997
  • Table 3-13 Door and Window Product Purchases by U.S. Recreational Vehicle Plants, 1977-1997
  • Table 3-14 Number of U.S. Building Materials Dealers Selling Windows and Their Window Sales, 1987-1997
  • Table 3-15 Where U.S. Remodelers Purchased Doors and Windows by Type of Outlet, 1990 and 1995
  • Table 3-16 Which Brands Home Center Chains Perceived Driving Their Aluminum and Vinyl Window Sales, Spring 1996

Section 4: Factors Affecting U.S. Demand and Distribution

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 4-1 U.S. Spending on Construction Put in Place by Market, 1972-1997
  • Table 4-2 Real U.S. Spending on Construction Put in Place by Market and Building Type, 1992-1996
  • Table 4-3 Total U.S. Housing Demand by Sector and by Region, 1992-1997
  • Table 4-4 New U.S. Privately Owned Housing Units Started by Type of Structure, 1980-1997
  • Table 4-5 Monthly Private U.S. Housing Units Authorized by 19,000 Building Permit Places and by Region, 1995 and 1996
  • Table 4-6 Characteristics of Newly Completed U.S. Housing Units Affecting Window Demand, 1985-1995
  • Table 4-7 Average Size Per New U.S. Housing Unit by Type of Unit and Region, 1985-1995
  • Table 4-8 Number of Existing U.S. Housing Units by Characteristic, 1980-1993
  • Table 4-9 U.S. Residential Property Owner Expenditures for Improvements, Additions, Alterations and Repairs, 1972-1996
  • Table 4-10 Monthly U.S. Building Materials Dealers Sales,
  • 1993-1996
  • Table 4-11 Number of U.S. Households and Average Household Size, 1960-2002
  • Table 4-12 U.S. Home Mortgage Interest Rates and Personal Income, 1980-1996
  • Table 4-13 U.S. Nonresidential Contract Awards by Building Type and Region, 1990-1997
  • Table 4-14 U.S. Recreational Vehicle Shipments, 1992-1996
  • Table 4-15 Number of U.S. Original Equipment Manufacturing End-Use Market Plants by State, 1994

Section 5: U.S. Window International Trade and the Canadian Window Industry

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 5-1 U.S. Exports of Wood and Plastic Window Products and Their Share of Factory Shipments, 1987-1997
  • Table 5-2 U.S. Exports of Wood and Plastic Window Products by Major Country of Destination, 1992-1996
  • Table 5-3 U.S. Window and Frame Imports by Material,
  • 1992-1997
  • Table 5-4 U.S. Window and Frame Imports by Material by Major Country of Origin, 1992-1996
  • Table 5-5 Canadian Shipments of Window Products and by Material, 1990-1993
  • Table 5-6 Canadian Door and Window Industry Analysis,
  • 1990 and 1994
  • Table 5-7 Canadian Wood and Plastic Window Exports and Imports by Major Country of Destination and Origin, 1990-1995
  • Table 5-8 Housing Starts in Canada, 1987-1996

Section 6: Cost Structure of U.S. Wood and Metal Window Product Plants and the Competitive Environment

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 6-1 Number and Revenues of U.S. Metal and Wood Window Manufacturing Plants by Industry Sector, 1972-1997
  • Table 6-2 U.S. Metal and Wood Window Plant Operating Ratios, 1972-1997
  • Table 6-3 U.S. Metal and Wood Window Plant Profit Margins, 1972-1997
  • Table 6-4 Pvc Consumed in U.S. and Canadian Window and Door Production, 1993-1996
  • Table 6-5 U.S. Producer Price Trends for Major Material Inputs, 1977-1997
  • Table 6-6 U.S. Shipments of Window Hardware and Number of Manufacturers, 1977-1997
  • Table 6-7 U.S. Metal and Wood Window Plant Labor Situation, 1972-1997
  • Table 6-8 U.S. Metal and Wood Window Plant New Capital Expenditures, 1977-1992
  • Table 6-9 U.S. Shipments of Metal and Wood Window Shipments by State, 1987 and 1992
  • Table 6-10 Number of U.S. Manufacturers for Twenty-Five Product Lines and Average Shipments Per Company,
  • 1982-1992
  • Table 6-11 Share of Total U.S. Window Industry Product Supply for Ten Top Competitors, 1995
  • Table 6-12 Sales and Profit Trends for Six Worldwide Window Manufacturers, 1992-1996
  • Table 6-13 Morgan Products' Unit Sales Trends of Andersen Window Sales, 1984-1995
  • Table 6-14 Sales and Employment Estimates for Twenty-Seven U.S. Window Manufacturers, 1995

Section 7: Competitive Intelligence: Company Profiles and Recent Developments
Summary of Major Findings
Increase Share Through Vinyl Windows
New Product Introductions
International Expansion
Signs of Industry Consolidation
Methodology, Sources, and Objectives
Alcan Aluminum Ltd.
Aluminum Company of America
Andersen Corp.
Anglian Group plc
Apogee Enterprises, Inc.
Berisford plc
Butler Manufacturing Co.
Caradon plc
Certainteed Corp.
Crane Co.
Drew Industries, Inc.
Epwin Group plc
Heywood Williams Group plc
Hurd Millwork Co.
International Aluminum Corp.
Jannock Ltd.
Jeld-Wen, Inc.
Lilleshall plc
Louisiana-Pacific Corp.
M W Manufacturers, Inc.
Marvin Windows and Doors
Masterview Window Co., Inc.
Morgan Products Ltd.
Owens Corning
Pella Corp.
Ply Gem Industries, Inc.
Polypipe plc
Quanex Corp.
Rexam plc
Reynolds Metals Co.
Royal Plastics Group, Ltd.
The Rugby Group plc.
Shin Nikkei Co. Ltd.
Silver Line Building Products
Tateyama Aluminum Industry Co. Ltd.
Thermal Industries, Inc.
Tj International, Inc.
Tomkins, plc.
Tostem Corp.
Tredegar Industries, Inc.
Viceroy Homes Ltd.
Weather Shield Manufacturing, Inc.