Composite doors and windows are one of the most widely employed types of doors today. Usually two or more materials are combined to achieve better quality frames. Composite windows and doors require very little maintenance, are highly energy efficient and of superior quality. To reduce the total weight of the doors, composite materials are employed in manufacturing. Doors have the ability to resist corrosion and are highly resistant to temperature variations. Worldwide, in the industrial and commercial sector, there is a growing call for corrosion resistant and maintenance-free doors.Composite windows and doors have good resistance to acids, salts or any alkaline substance. They even resist heat and cold. In short, they can withstand all harsh environmental conditions. Their other strong properties such as rigidity, tightness, electrical insulation, energy efficiency and low weight make them preferable options to any other door and window. FRP windows and doors do not degrade easily, unlike wooden or plastic doors. Its quality, color and property remain the same for an average of 60 years. Its half-life is due more to the influence of all the properties of the FRP compound. Due to these properties, they have a low operating cost. Their requirement for maintenance is very low, which reduces costs and makes them more preferred in hospitals, the food industry, the pharmaceutical industry, etc. For example, Dortek (Ireland) developed and installed hygienic FRP doors in two Spire art hospitals. These developments encourage the use of composite windows and doors in various applications, thus stimulating industry expansion.
Expansion in the Composite Windows and Doors industry is predicted to be driven by escalated call for such parts in industrial and commercial applications. Composite materials are mainly used in the making of lightweight doors to restrict overall weight and offer exceptional features like resistance to high temperatures, corrosion and harsh weather conditions.
Recent Developments and Trends
Virtuoso witnesses its very first composite door frame made of aluminium. Virtuoso Doors attained one more first in the field of composite doors with the declaration that its variety of composite doors is present in an exterior aluminum frame from REAL Aluminum.
Composite Doors & Windows Market Drivers
Durability and low maintenance of FRP windows and doors, exceptional properties of WPC and FRP windows and doors, escalating use of composite materials in construction applications and economic expansion and upcoming building and infrastructure renovations in emerging economies are believed to be the primary drivers of the global composite window and door industry. Advantages such as improved features and properties over traditional windows and doors is predicted to drive industry expansion. Expansion in the levels of construction activity and industrialization activity worldwide is anticipated to drive industry expansion. The growing call for fiber-reinforced plastic windows and doors in various applications, such as residential, commercial, and industrial, is a key factor that is likely to drive the expansion of the global composite window and door industry during the foreseen period. Also, the escalating call for WPC and FRP windows and doors in buildings and constructions, due to their outstanding properties such as corrosion resistance and resistance to high temperatures, is another factor that is predicted to drive industry expansion during the foreseen period.
High production cost for composite windows and doors is predicted to limit industry expansion. The availability of lower cost alternatives on the industry, which are equally competent, is foreseen to restrict this industry expansion. High processing and manufacturing costs are a major factor that is foreseen to slow the expansion of the global composite window and door industry during the estimated period.
The increase in the use of composite windows and doors in various end-use industries and the increase in the use of WPC in green buildings will create significant opportunities in the global composite window and door industry. The escalating adoption of composite windows and doors in various end-use industries, especially wood-plastic composites in green buildings, is one factor that is likely to create a lucrative opportunity to drive expansion in the global composite window and door industry during the conjecture period.
Low cost composite window and door production is believed to be a big challenge for the worldwide composite window and door industry.
Composite Doors & Windows Market Segmentation:
Fiberglass Reinforced Plastics (FRP)
Wood Plastic Composites (WPC)
Fiberglass is the most widely employed reinforcement for composite windows and doors. FRP composite windows and doors are manufactured using continuous filaments of fiber, which is melt impregnated with plastic polymer using the pultrusion process to create a high-performance bond. They are then cut into composite granules for convenient processing into neat shapes by injection molding or extrusion processes. Fiberglass is commonly employed as a reinforcing element in commercial and industrial windows and doors.
By resin type:
Composite windows and doors are excellent insulators that help save energy where they are installed. Composite windows and doors include FRP and WPC windows and doors. Fiberglass is the most widely employed reinforcement for composite windows and doors. FRP composite windows and doors are manufactured using continuous filaments of fiber, which is melt impregnated with plastic polymer using the pultrusion process to create a high-performance bond.
Composite Doors & Windows Regional Analysis:
The Composite Doors & Windows Report includes the segmentation of Regions with their respective Countries.
North America Composite Doors & Windows Industry includes U.S, Canada.
Europe Composite Doors & Windows Industry includes the UK, France, Spain, Germany, Italy, Russia, Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland, Netherlands, Turkey, Czech Republic & Rest of Europe.
Asia Pacific Composite Doors & Windows Industry includes India, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia & New Zealand, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore & Rest of APAC.
Latin America Composite Doors & Windows Industry includes Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Chile & Rest of LATAM.
Middle East & Africa Composite Doors & Windows Industry includes KSA, UAE, Israel, rest of GCC countries, South Africa, Ethiopia, Kenya, Egypt, Sudan, rest of MEA.
The North American region is predicted to dominate the composite doors & windows sales industry. The expansion of industrial construction and renovation activities in the region is the main contributor to industry expansion. The industry is predicted to experience similar trends in the European region, where there is a call for heat resistant and energy efficient products in the industrial and commercial sector.
The European composite window and door industry is supposed to post moderate expansion in terms of revenue in the global composite window and door industry in the coming years, followed by North America. The Asia Pacific industry is likely to contribute significantly to the overall composite window and door industry revenue during the outlook period.
The worldwide composite window and door industry is highly fragmented and various strategies have been employed by major players such as new product launches, expansions, agreements, joint ventures, partnerships, acquisitions and others to increase their presence in this industry.
The key players of global Composite Doors and Windows market are Andersen Corporation (U.S.), Dortek Ltd (U.K.), The Pella Corporation (U.S.), Vello Nordic AS (Norway), ECOSTE Wood Polymer (India), Hardy Smith Group (India), and Special-Lite Inc.(U.S.).
1.1 Market Definition
1.2 Study Deliverables
1.3 Base Currency, Base Year and Forecast Periods
1.4 General Study Assumptions
2. Research Methodology
2.2 Research Phases
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.2.3 Econometric Modelling
2.2.4 Expert Validation
2.3 Analysis Design
2.4 Study Timeline
3.1 Executive Summary
3.2 Key Inferences
4. Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Challenges Analysis (DROC)
4.1 Market Drivers
4.2 Market Restraints
4.3 Key Challenges
4.4 Current Opportunities in the Market
5. Market Segmentation
5.1 Resin Type
5.1.4 Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Resin Type
5.1.5 Market Attractiveness Analysis, By Resin Type
5.1.6 Market Share Analysis, By Resin Type
5.2.2 Fiber Reinforced Plastics (FRP)
5.2.3 Wood Plastics Composites (WPC)
5.2.4 Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Type
5.2.5 Market Attractiveness Analysis, By Type
5.2.6 Market Share Analysis, By Type
5.3.5 Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Application
5.3.6 Market Attractiveness Analysis, By Application
5.3.7 Market Share Analysis, By Application
6. Geographical Analysis
6.1.1 Regional Trends
6.1.2 Impact Analysis
6.1.3 Y-o-Y Growth Analysis
220.127.116.11 By Geographical Area
18.104.22.168 By Resin Type
22.214.171.124 By Type
126.96.36.199 By Application
6.1.4 Market Attractiveness Analysis
188.8.131.52 By Geographical Area
184.108.40.206 By Resin Type
220.127.116.11 By Type
18.104.22.168 By Application
6.1.5 Market Share Analysis
22.214.171.124 By Geographical Area
126.96.36.199 By Resin Type
188.8.131.52 By Type
184.108.40.206 By Application
6.2 North America
6.1.2 United States
6.3.6 South Korea
6.5 Latin America
6.4.5 Rest of Latin America
6.6 Middle East & Africa
7. Strategic Analysis
7.1 PESTLE analysis
7.2 Porter’s Five analysis
7.2.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
7.2.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
7.2.3 Threat of New Entrants
7.2.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
7.2.5 Competitive Rivalry within the Industry
8. Market Leaders' Analysis
8.1 Special-lite Inc.
8.1.2 Product Analysis
8.1.3 Financial analysis
8.1.4 Recent Developments
8.1.5 SWOT analysis
8.1.6 Analyst View
8.3 Curries Assa Abloy Group
8.4 Vello Nordic AS
8.5 Fiber Tech Pvt. Ltd.
8.6 Andersen Corporation
8.7 Pella Corporation
8.8 Fibertech Tech Composites
8.10 Fiberline Composites
8.11 Nationwide Windows
8.12 Wood Plastic Composites
9. Competitive Landscape
9.1 Market share analysis
9.2 Merger and Acquisition Analysis
9.3 Agreements, collaborations and Joint Ventures
9.4 New Product Launches
10. Market Outlook and Investment Opportunities
a) List of Tables
b) List of Figures