Worldwide Carpet Market Report Throws Light on the Leading Carpet Markets and Analyses Modular Carpet Market

Worldwide Carpet Market Report Throws Light on the Leading Carpet Markets and Analyses Modular Carpet Market

DUBLIN, Ireland — Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Worldwide Carpet Market” report to their offering.

The carpet and rugs industry is divided into two primary markets, residential and commercial. In 2006, the residential market made up about three-fourths of the total industry amounts shipped and the commercial market comprised approximately one fourth of the total industry shipments. Residential replacement demand is also increasing and approximately half of the industry shipments are made in response to residential replacement demand. U.S., Belgium, and Turkey are the world leaders in machine-made rugs and leading carpet markets.

Nowadays modular carpet demand is continuously increasing and has significantly outpaced the growth of the overall industry. Recycling of carpets has become one of the key factors driving demand. The growing nonresidential construction market is also pushing the carpet demand.

The report begins with an introduction of worldwide carpet and rug industry and gives an overview of types of carpets. The report throws light on the leading carpet markets and analyses modular carpet market which is an important part of the carpet industry. It discuses the emerging markets, industry trends and also gives an overview of the major players, their market shares and business strategies. It also discusses worldwide imports and exports value and volume.

Companies Mentioned:


-Shaw Industries


Key Topics Covered:


–Carpet Types

–Production Process

-Worldwide Market

–Market Value

–Exports by Region

–Imports by Region

–Carpets and Rugs Shipments

–Modular Carpet Market

– US Market

–Market Value

–Market Segments

–Market Share

-UK Market

–Carpet Production



–Market Outlook

-Growth Drivers

–Recycling Initiative in Carpet Industry

–Growing Non-residential Construction Market in US

-Company Profiles

-Competitive Landscape



–Business Strategies

–Diversified Dealer Relationships

–Market Segmentation Strategy

–Made-to-Order Manufacturing Capabilities

–Shaw Industries


–Significant Developments

–Ownership of Evergreen Nylon Recycling



–Significant Developments

–Purchase of Wood Flooring Assets

–Acquisition of Carpet Backing Plant

List of Tables

-Carpets and Rugs Shipments (2002-07)

-Handmade Carpets – Total Export (2006-07)

-Annual Export of Machine Carpets (1996-2006)

-United States Carpets and Rugs Market Value (2006)

-Carpet Production in UK (2002-06)

-Forecast of U K Carpet Market by Segments (2008-11E)

-Product Segmentation of UK Carpet Market (2007-11E)

-Growing Non Residential Market Value in US (2007-08)

-Interface – Revenues by Business Segments (2005-07)

-Percentage of Designer Specification (2002-05)

-Percentage of Designers Specifying Carpet Tile to an End Market (2002-05)

-Production Capacity of Synthetic Fiber (2002-06)

List of Charts

-Carpet Production Process

-Carpet and Area Rugs Trade Worldwide (2002-06)

-Total Exported Carpet and Other Floor Coverings (2006)

-Exports of World Carpet and Other Floor Coverings (2006)

-Imports of Carpet and Other Floor coverings (2006)

-Import Value of World Carpet and Other Floor coverings (2006)

-Main Export Markets for Carpet Industry (2006)

-Modular Carpet Market Share (1999-2006)

-Non-Institutional Carpet Tile Sales Growth (1970-2010E)

-United States Carpet and Rugs Market Share (2006)

-United States Rug Industry Market Segments (2006)

-United Kingdom Carpet Imports & Exports (2002-06)

-Worldwide Non-Residential Floor Covering Market Share (2005/10E)

-Worldwide Nonresidential Flooring Demand (2002-06)

-Commercial Carpet Sales Comparison (2006)

-Mohawk – Total Revenue (2003-07)

-Imports and Exports of Synthetic Fiber (2002-06)

-Consumption of Synthetic Fiber (2002-06)

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