Global Ceramics Tiles
Market Size-Industry Trends & Outlook Report 2026
The Global Ceramics Tiles
Market was estimated at USD 3.91 billion in 2019 and is expected to reach USD 7.29
billion in 2026 at 9.3 % Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) during the
projection period 2020-2026. The expansion and momentum in global construction
activities drive the growth of this market. Ceramics Tiles has become an
integral material in the construction of residential and commercial spaces
besides lodging and other utility spaces across the world. The massive
construction outlay on the housing sector to avail affordable and premium
living space to the growing population in rural and urban areas provides
substantial impetus to this market. Besides, the construction of shopping
malls, hospitals, hotels and other utility spaces across the globe also
contributes a lot to the growth of this market.
Global Ceramics Tiles Market - Overview
Ceramic Tiles, available
in an extended range of color, size and texture, improves the look of the
living or commercial space, giving it a distinct finish. They are made of
different non-metallic materials like sand, clays and other natural
constituents which pass through the extreme heating process. Their usage is
finding excellent traction in flooring and walling applications. Recently,
digital inkjet printing technology is being deployed to create unique and
customized designs in tiles.
The leading tiles
manufacturers are including graphic studios for developing new graphics to
produce more aesthetically appealing ceramic tiles. Also, they integrate with
end-line processing suppliers for cutting, grinding and lapping the finished
products. The distribution network of ceramic tiles consists of distributors, wholesalers
and big-box retailers. The intermediaries connect with the enterprises engaged
in construction, adhesive production and architects and interior designers to
meet the expectations of end-users.
Global Ceramics Tiles Market- Outlook and Trends
Increasing Construction Outlay by Government and Private Sector
Governments in various
nations are allocating larger outlay for infrastructure construction
activities, which, in turn, drives the growth of this market. Besides, private
players are extensively investing in the construction of residential and
commercial properties across the globe to cater to the enhanced needs of the
proliferating population. And, most of the developers use ceramic tiles,
triggering the substantial demand for ceramic tiles.
Great Appearance, Low Maintenance and High Durability
The ceramic tiles provide
finished look with intact glazing to the building and do not need maintenance.
Besides, they are lightweight, water-resistant, scratch-resistant, durable and
anti-stain materials. They have become more prevalent in comparison to other
products such as marble, granite, vitrified tiles and others in this category
and attract high demand from construction industry catering to residential and
non-residential spaces across the globe.
The production process of
ceramic tiles emits carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, which in turn becomes the
impeding factor in the age of environmentally friendly processes. The
fluctuations in raw-material supply and prices hamper market growth. Also, the
increasing demand for substitute products such as glass tiles, rubber tiles and
others limits its market growth.
Impact of COVID-19
The prevalence of
COVID-19 has delayed the completion of multiple construction projects. The
growth of the industry has been affected for the time being on account of
lesser demand, sluggish manufacturing, excess inventory, disrupted supply
chains, labor shortage, cash flow restraint and near-term shutdowns. However,
as soon as the economy returns to the normalcy, the market is anticipated to
Global Ceramic Tiles Market: Segmentation
The Global Ceramics Tiles
Market is segmented into Glazed Ceramic and Porcelain Tiles, based on product;
Feldspar, Kaolin, Bentonite, and Silica Sand, based on raw material; Wall and
Floor based on application; and, Residential Sector and Commercial Sector based
Based on product,
Porcelain tiles segment dominates the ceramic tiles market and is expected to
witness significant CAGR during the forthcoming period. Their essential
properties such as bacteria-resistance, chemical & stain- resistance and
durability boost the demand from high traffic buildings such as institutional
buildings, hotels and shopping malls. Glazed Tiles segment is also expected to
grow substantially but at a lesser CAGR compared to Porcelain tiles. Glazed
tiles contain a protective layer of glass which provides high water-resistance
and more utility in wet areas.
The commercial end-user
segment captures the significant chunk of the Global Ceramic Tiles Market due
to rising demand for highly durable and cost-efficient ceramic flooring for use
in commercial buildings including hotels, shopping malls, healthcare
infrastructure, institutions, etc. having high footfall. Though the commercial
segment is expected to hold the major share, the residential end-user segment
is likely to witness the fastest growth due to growing housing sector in
developing economies, during the projection period.
Based on application, the
ceramic wall tiles segment holds more substantial market share due to its
application in living spaces of homes and, is anticipated to register
noticeable growth due to new product lines and more application areas.
Porcelain tiles find application in hotel lobbies, corporate offices, museums
etc. and its demand is expected to rise due to expansion in their construction,
supporting the market growth.
Global Ceramic Tiles Market: Regional Insights
Asia Pacific region holds
a higher share of Global Ceramic Tiles market and is expected to continue the
same with the highest CAGR over the projection period. Rapid urbanization,
residential and industrial infrastructure development, growing per capita
income and expanding population have driven the growth in Asia Pacific Tiles
The upward trend has been
noticed in demand for ceramic tiles in the US due to more requests from housing
sector for both new construction and renovation with an emphasis on ecofriendly
material. Also, technological advancements are expected to penetrate the
market, enhancing the prospects of the market during the projection period.
North America is anticipated to notice substantial growth in ceramic tiles
market due to rising construction activity and expanding base of Italian Tiles
manufacturers in the region because of the untapped market and easy
availability of raw material.
The leading players in
the Global Ceramics Tiles Market are RAK Ceramics (UAE), Mohawk Industries
(US), Ceramica Saloni (US), China Ceramics (China), Porcelanosa Grupo (Spain),
Roka Tiles (US), Florida Tile Inc (US), Siam Cement Group (Thailand), Lamosa
Grupo (Latin America), Ras Al Khaimah Ceramics (UAE), CrossVille Inc (US),
Gruppo Ceramiche Ricchetti S.P.A. (Italy) and others.
August 3, 2020: Porcelanosa Group
promotes the ‘green change’ with its eco-friendly ceramics. The MNC is reviving
its industrial production based on a sustainable and ecofriendly model in the
areas of architecture and urban planning. It has developed ceramic parquet made
from 95% recycled materials that provide texture and grains of wood while
preserving technical properties of ceramic.
February 20, 2020: UAE based MNC RAK
Ceramics (Bangladesh) plans to export ceramic tiles to the Middle East and
Scope of the Report:
Historical data – 2016-2019
Base Year – 2019
Forecast – 2020 – 2026
Revenue in USD Billion
Canada, Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, South
Korea, China, India, South Korea UAE, South Africa, Saudi Arabia.
By product, By
Raw material, By Application, By End-User and By Region.
RAK Ceramics (UAE), Mohawk Industries (US), Ceramica Saloni
(US), China Ceramics (China), Porcelanosa Grupo (Spain), Roka Tiles (US),
Florida Tile Inc (US), Siam Cement Group (Thailand), Lamosa Grupo (Latin
America), Ras Al Khaimah Ceramics (UAE), CrossVille Inc (US), Gruppo
Ceramiche Ricchetti S.P.A. (Italy) and other
Ø Glazed Ceramic Tiles
Ø Porcelain Tiles
By Raw Material
Ø Residential Sector
Ø Commercial Sector
Ø North America
Ø Latin America
Ø Rest of the World
The objective of the Study:
Ø To analyze and estimate the Global Ceramic Tiles Market size, in
terms of value.
Ø To examine the market segmentation carefully and estimate the
market size, in terms of value, based on the region by segmenting the Global
Ceramic Tiles Market into five regions, namely, North America, Europe, Asia
Pacific, Rest of the World and their leading countries.
Ø To outline, categorize and project the Global Ceramic Tiles
market based on the Product, Raw material, Application, End-User and Region.
Ø To examine competitive developments in applications, technology
and diverse industry usage within the Global Ceramics Tiles Market.
Ø To highlight market dynamics such as drivers, restraints,
opportunities, and challenges and their impact.
Ø To provide a detailed competitive landscape, including major
players, their strategic profiles, and market shares.
Business Questions Answered by the Report
Ø How will the market drivers, restraints, and opportunities
affect the market dynamics?
Ø What will be the market size in terms of value and volume and
market statistics with a detailed classification?
Ø Which segment dominates the market or region, and which one will
be the fastest-growing, and why?
Ø Who are the key players in the market, and what is their share?
Ø What is the strategy adopted by key players, and how does it
affect the existing and new players?
Customization Scope for the Client
Client satisfaction is our first and last priority, and that is
why BlueWeave Consulting offers customization as per client’s specific needs.
The following customization options are available for the report:
Ø Additional Company Information
Ø Detail Analysis of five additional companies
Ø Additional country analysis
Ø Detailed segment analysis