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Soundproof Curtains Market Size By Type (Sound-Insulating, Sound-Reducing, Sound-Blocking), By Material (Fiberglass/Glass Wool, Mineral Wool, Plastic Foam), By Application (Residential, Commercial, Industrial), Regional Outlook, Growth Potential, Price Trend, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2018 – 2024

  • Report ID: GMI2660
  • Published Date: Jun 2018
  • Report Format: PDF

Industry Trends

Soundproof Curtains Market size was valued at over USD 1.60 billion in 2017 and will witness gains at over 7% from 2018 to 2024. Increasing construction activities coupled with rapid advancements in acoustic insulation material technology are expected to propel market growth. Upsurge in smart city projects with public and private financing will fuel product penetration over the forecast timeline.

Global Soundproof Curtains Market

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Rapid expansion in commercial sector including hospitals, airports, shopping malls and movie theatres will boost the demand for soundproof curtains. Increasing construction of new healthcare facilities across Asia Pacific region owing to the rise in geriatric population will augment the market growth. Increasing demand for noise-free environment in elderly care premises across hospitals will further provide strong business outlook for manufacturers. 

Increasing demand for insulating materials with high R-value including fibreglass along with ongoing technological development are anticipated to support industry expansion. Manufacturers are forming long term supply contracts with raw material suppliers to reduce operational cost and gain competitive advantage.

Rising demand for acoustic panels and other soundproof products are likely to hamper the industry growth over the forecast timeframe. Stringent government norms and volatility in raw material prices may pose challenge for manufacturers. Increasing concern regarding plastic usage and disposability may restrain the market. 

By Material

Glass wool material accounted for over 50% industry share by volume in 2017. Key aspects such as durability, ease of installation, cost and lightweight are expected to drive soundproof curtains market revenue. Wide adoption for glass wool insulation across commercial sector owing to better acoustic properties compared to counterparts is anticipated to propel market demand.

Plastic foam segment will witness 6.5% CAGR up to 2024. Factors such as durability, inertness and water resistance are fuelling the demand for plastic foam soundproof curtains. Enhanced demand for sound screen installation around loud equipment such as vacuums, pumps, compressors and generator across industrial sector will augment the market growth. Increasing necessity to control the noise in quarry, industrial plant, high-voltage equipment areas and other factories will also drive the soundproof curtains industry growth through 2024. 

By Type

Sound-blocking curtains is expected to surpass 300 million square meters by 2024 as its mass or weight property is the key factor for their noise reduction. Increasing growth in automotive sector including European countries such as Italy, France, Poland which in turn drive the industry growth. Sound-insulating segment will witness growth at 6.5% through 2024. 

Soundproof Curtains Industry, By Application

Commercial application was valued USD 850 million in 2017. Increasing commercial spaces construction such as restaurants, health care facilities, office complexes will drive the market demand. Emerging countries including China, Netherlands, South Africa etc have shown positive trends in the commercial sector expansion. 

Industrial application segment is anticipated to observe 6.5% CAGR up to 2024. Newly constructed building standards in Asia Pacific will support the industrial curtains demand. These curtains will attain maximum noise absorbing performance with the usage of mass loaded PVC and vinyl coated fabrics. Fast energy savings, economical than the firm walls, easy in customizing & movement and effective noise control will have a positive impact on the market expansion.

Regional Outlook

Europe soundproof curtains market accounted for more than 50% revenue share in 2017. Travel and tourism sector expansion in European region particularly in Germany, UK, France and Italy will propel the market revenue. The government’s stringent norms regarding sound pollution and rising end-use industries such as residential, commercial and industrial are some factors stimulating the industry growth. 

Asia Pacific will witness growth at over 8% through 2024. Increasing population along with high disposable incomes are among the key factors contributing to the industry demand. Availability of land and low-cost labour across the region will support the construction growth in residential and commercial sectors. 

Competitive Market Share

Global soundproof curtains market share is fragmented due to presence of established and local manufacturers. Acoustical Surfaces Inc., GLT Products, Quiet Curtains, HOFA, and Flexshield are among the key industry players. Other participants include Acoustic Curtains, Moondream, Steel Guard Safety Corp., Kinetics Noise Control Inc., Envirotech Systems Pvt and Sound Seal. Manufacturers are adopting several growth and expansion strategies including mergers & acquisitions, product portfolio expansion and collaborations to enhance their industry share. 

Soundproof curtain is used in the form of an acoustical panel that is free hanging usually with the loop fasteners and grommets. They can be hung, rolled up, or flat laid for off-season storage. It is resistant to the adverse environmental conditions and suitable for various outdoor applications.

Shifting consumer preference for competitive priced and visually attractive products has enhanced the soundproof curtains demand. Abundant products availability with varying designs, purposes and colours along with the customizable solutions and products offered will boost industry growth. Soundproof market is witnessing substantial growth owing to the rise in number of health issues among people due to noise pollution.

Authors: Kiran Pulidindi, Akshay Prakash

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of soundproof curtains was valued at over USD 1.6 billion in 2017.

The industry share of soundproof curtains is expected to grow at 7% CAGR up to 2024.

According to this GMI report, glass wool will be the leading material segment for soundproof curtains, which is expected to cover more than 50% of total industry share by volume by 2024.

The market growth for industrial soundproof curtains is anticipated to observe more than 6.5% CAGR up to 2024.

Increasing population along with high disposable incomes are among the key factors contributing to the Asia Pacific industry demand, which is projected to grow at 8% up to 2024.

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  • Base Year: 2017
  • Companies covered: 23
  • Tables & Figures: 270
  • Countries covered: 26
  • Pages: 300

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