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Plastic Fencing Market Size By Material (Polyethylene, Plastic Composites, Vinyl, Polystyrene), By Product (Picket Fence, Post & Rail Fence, Chain Link Fence, Gates), By Application (Privacy Fencing, Temporary Fencing, Boundary Fencing, Pool Fencing), By End-use (Residential, Agriculture, Commercial & Industrial), Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook, Application Growth Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2019 – 2026

  • Report ID: GMI385
  • Published Date: Jan 2020
  • Report Format: PDF

Industry Trends

Plastic fencing Market size was USD 3.49 billion in 2018 and will grow at a CAGR of 7.8% from 2019 to 2026. Increasing preference for modular fence construction will enhance the plastic fencing demand over the study timeframe. Shifting consumer preferences toward remodeling & renovation particularly in the residential sector, remains to be the key factor for industry growth.

Plastic fencing Market

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Rising consumer awareness pertaining to safety & security will propel the market size over the study timeframe. Increasing infrastructure spending in private and public construction is inducing significant growth potential in the industry landscape. According to the United States Census Bureau, in October 2019, the U.S. construction spending rose to USD 1.3 trillion with continuous growth in public construction activities. Further, in 2018, the private construction spending rose to an annual rate of over USD 950 billion.

Growing security concerns among farmers to safeguard livestock and property will enhance the plastic fencing industry size. High-density Polyethylene (HDPE) offers multiple advantages including, prevention from animal injuries & splinters particularly for horses. Moreover, technological advancements and product innovations including pre-woven vinyl fence, reflective fence will boost the product demand.

Vinyl fencing to drive the industry revenue

Plastic Fencing Market By Material

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Vinyl fencing leads plastic fencing market size and will continue its dominance owing to factors including abundant availability, low cost, superior strength, and other mechanical properties. It is unaffected by insects or rot and need not be painted and requires only occasional washing to avoid the mold build up making it a low-maintenance product. Further, the material is lightweight that makes it easier for installation.

Plastic composites are manufactured with the combination of wood and plastic, which finds application in railings, decks, landscaping timbers, park benches, cladding and siding, molding and trim. These are gaining recognition as an environmentally sustainable, safe, and enduring material. Low maintenance, weather resilient properties and high service life will enhance the segment penetration over the study timeframe.

Picket fences to bank upon ease of construction

Picket product segment is set to gain significant traction owing to simple construction and ease of installation. These are functional in design as their small height encourages neighbor interaction and are ideal for homes with kids and pets. Increasing DIY activities from developed and emerging nations will escalate its installation. Further, it is inexpensive as compared to other alternatives, thereby supporting the product adoption.

Privacy fencing to give impetus on the market demand

U.S. Plastic Fencing Market By Application

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In 2018, privacy fencing held around 50% plastic fencing market share. Increasing emphasis on privacy has prompted homeowners to install fences and implement designs to maintain value of the property. Continuous increase in home building and renovation activities is set to drive the private fencing demand. Further, growing demand for traditional and fences with superior aesthetics is escalating the industry size.

Temporary fences are standalone structures used for obstructing the crossing of an established boundary. They are a solution for the short-term basis in outdoor locations and are manufactured for multiple applications including providing pedestrians safety in construction site locations and to keep children & pets in a designated zone. Growing demand in residential areas for safety and security purposes is fueling the demand for temporary fencing.

Product advancement to strengthen commercial and industrial penetration

The commercial & industrial segment is showcasing substantial growth owing to introduction of innovative products. Advancement in functional design such as introduction of anti-climb fences is supporting the segment expansion. The new iterations feature distinct mesh and patterns meant to discourage climbing and enhance safety of properties. Further, it is easy to adapt and can be incorporated easily into existing fence posts.

Rising necessity for consumer safety particularly in residential construction due to high crime rate is escalating industry growth. According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), in 2018, the property crime rate was over 2,150 per 100,000 population in the U.S. Enhanced safety requirement coupled with low maintenance, high durability, and cost-effective properties will induce significant growth potential in the industry landscape.

Asia Pacific to witness strong growth over the forecast period

Asia Pacific will witness around 6.5% CAGR over the study timeframe owing to proliferating construction industry. According to Building and Construction Authority (BCA), Indonesia will witness 6% annual growth in the construction output over 2020 - 2025. Continuous increase in regional population is generating the demand for residential building. The construction industry participants are installing plastic fencing to impart resistance against adverse weather conditions.

North America leads plastic fencing market share owing to shifting preference for aesthetic appeal at minimal cost. Abundant availability of a varied range of products with colors and designs along with customizable products and solutions offered is enhancing the product adoption. Further, various regulations for pool fencing to create a passive barrier for avoiding of accidents will provide a positive outlook.

Industry players undergoing acquisition to strength industry value chain

Industry players are acquiring the raw material suppliers service providers to reduce dependence on suppliers and enhance the production output. For instance, in August 2019, Pexco announced the acquisition of HPE Extrusion Solutions.

The key plastic fencing market participants operating in the value chain includes CertainTeed, Tenax, Pexco, Superior Plastic Products, ITOCHU Corporation, Veka AG, Walpole Outdoors and Durafence among others.

The plastic fencing market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry, with estimates & forecast in terms of volume in million linear feet and revenue in USD million from 2016 to 2026, for the following segments:

Market Outlook by Material

  • Polyethylene
  • Plastic composites
  • Vinyl
  • Polystyrene

Market Outlook by Product

  • Picket fence
  • Post & rail fence
  • Chain link fence
  • Gates

Market Growth by Application

  • Privacy fencing
  • Temporary fencing
  • Boundary fencing
  • Pool fencing
  • Others

Market Demand by End-use

  • Residential
  • Agriculture
  • Commercial & industrial

The above information is provided on a regional and country basis for the following:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Russia
    • Netherlands
    • Poland
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • Australia
    • Indonesia
    • Vietnam
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Argentina
    • Colombia
  • Middle East & Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • UAE
    • South Africa
Authors: Kiran Pulidindi, Sayan Mukherjee

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of plastic fencing was valued over USD 3.49 billion in 2018.

The industry share of plastic fencing is projected to expand at 7.7% CAGR during 2019 to 2026.

The privacy fencing application will lead the market growth and it expected to hold more than 50% industry share by 2026.

The plastic fencing market exceeded USD 3.49 billion in 2018 and will grow at 7.8% CAGR from 2019 to 2026, says a GMI report.

Asia Pacific is projected to achieve more than 6.5% CAGR through 2026 owing to proliferating construction industry.

The key market participants operating in the value chain includes CertainTeed, Tenax, Pexco, Superior Plastic Products, ITOCHU Corporation, Veka AG, Walpole Outdoors and Durafence among others.

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  • Base Year: 2018
  • Companies covered: 31
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