Global Ceramics Tiles Market Bwc20122

Global Ceramics Tiles Market Size, By Product (Glazed Ceramic and Porcelain Tiles), By Raw Material (Feldspar, Kaolin, Bentonite, and Silica Sand), By Application (Wall and Floor), By End-User (Residential and Commercial) and By Region (North America, Europe, Latin America, APAC and Rest of the World); Trend Analysis, Market Competition Scenario & Outlook, 2016-2026

  • Published Date: August 2020
  • Report ID: BWC20122
  • Available Format: PDF
  • Page: 165

Report Overview

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


 Growth Drivers


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 revive.


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 on End-User.


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 Market.


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.


Competitive Landscape


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.


Recent Developments

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 neighboring countries.


Scope of the Report:




Years Considered

Historical data – 2016-2019

Base Year – 2019

Forecast – 2020 – 2026

Facts Covered

Revenue in USD Billion

Market Coverage

U.S, Canada, Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, South Korea, China, India, South Korea UAE, South Africa, Saudi Arabia.

Product/Service Segmentation

By product, By Raw material, By Application, By End-User and By Region.

Key Players

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 prominent players.

By Product

Ø  Glazed Ceramic Tiles

Ø  Porcelain Tiles

By Raw Material

Ø  Feldspar

Ø  Kaolin

Ø  Bentonite

Ø  Silica Sand

By Application

Ø  Wall

Ø  Floor

By End-User

Ø  Residential Sector

Ø  Commercial Sector

By Region:

Ø  North America

Ø  Europe


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