Automotive hardwood floor: introduction
- Hardwood is a type of wood derived from dicot trees and manufactured using planks milled from a single piece of timber. Hardwood has a complex structure and higher density, as compared to softwood. Hardwood flooring is available in a wide range of colors, styles, shape, species, etc.
- Hardwood flooring are easy to install, clean, and does not accumulate as much dirt and dust particles as compared to other types of flooring. The unique appearance and texture of hardwood provide an esthetic appeal to the floor within a vehicle.
Key Drivers of Global Automotive Hardwood Floor Market:
- A majority of vehicle owners are concerned about the appearance of their vehicle’s interior, especially for passenger vehicles. Automotive hardwood floor improves the esthetic appeal of the vehicle’s interior. Automotive hardwood floor possesses extremely high durability and strength, which augments exquisite styling within the vehicle. This is a key factor that is likely to drive the automotive hardwood floor market across the globe.
- Rise in production of premium or luxury vehicles in developed countries such as Germany, the U.S., and the U.K. can be attributed to significant expansion of the global market during the forecast period
- Several key players operating in automotive hardwood floor market are startups funded by public or private investments. Investment from numerous sectors and players in the automotive industry is more concentrated toward product portfolio expansion. Key players are likely to focus on mergers and acquisitions of startups order to expand and consolidate their position in the automotive hardwood floor market across the globe.
- High durability and strength, easy to install and clean, and prevention of accumulation of dirt and dust particles are a few important features of automotive hardwood floor. These factors are projected to drive the automotive hardwood floor market during forecast period.
- Rising population, rapid urbanization, changing lifestyles, and increasing disposable incomes, are also major factors that boost the automotive hardwood floor market across the globe
Automotive Hardwood Floor Market to Offer Significant Opportunities
- Production of premium passenger vehicles is increasing at a rapid pace owing to high demand from consumers. Premium vehicles provides better safety, security, and comfort, as they are equipped with several advanced technologies including automotive hardwood floor in vehicles, which is likely to boost the automotive hardwood floor market across the globe.
- Low maintance as compared to other type of flooring and ease of cleaning fuel the demand for hardwood floor in vehicles, which is likely to offer further opportunities to the automotive hardwood floor market
Stringent Government Norms to Hamper Market:
- Stringent government laws and regulations in order to protect the environment have been enacted by numerous countries across the world. This can be accredited to the hindrances associated with acquiring raw materials that are used for manufacturing hardwood flooring. This is estimated to hamper the global automotive hardwood floor market.
- High price of automotive hardwood floor along with availability of numerous substitutes is also anticipated to restrain the global automotive hardwood floor market
Key Players Operating in Global Automotive Hardwood Floor Market:
The global automotive hardwood floor market is consolidated with top manufacturers across the globe. A few key players operating in the global automotive hardwood floor market are:
- AHF, LLC.
- Beaulieu International Group
- CLASSEN Group
- EGGER Gruppe
- Formica Corporation
- Balterio Laminate Flooring
Global Automotive Hardwood Floor Market: Research Scope
Global Automotive Hardwood Floor Market, by Vehicle Type
- Passenger Vehicle
- Utility Vehicles
- Light Commercial Vehicle
- Heavy Commercial Vehicle
Global Automotive Hardwood Floor Market, by Raw Material
- Red Oak
- White Oak
Global Automotive Hardwood Floor Market, by Sales Channel
Global Automotive Hardwood Floor Market, by Region
- North America
- Russia & CIS
- Rest of Europe
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of Asia Pacific
- Latin America
- Rest of Latin America
- Middle East & Africa
- South Africa
- Rest of Middle East & Africa
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