U.S. Green Materials Market to Soar


The U.S. green building materials market is set to reach $69 billion by 2019, a new report projects.

Spurred by increased interest in indoor air quality and the health of building occupants, the market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.5 percent over the period of 2014 to 2019, according to BCC Research.

The new report, “The U.S. Market for Green Building Materials,” is available for purchase here.

Growth by Segment

The Wellesley, MA-based market research firm says the U.S. market for green building materials reached nearly $40.0 billion and $43.8 billion in 2013 and 2014, respectively.

Structural green building materials as a segment is anticipated to grow from nearly $28.7 billion in 2014 to $43.8 billion by 2019, at 8.8 percent CAGR for the report period, according to BCC Research.

Interior green building materials as a segment will grow from nearly $9.5 billion in 2014 to $14.7 billion by 2019, increasing at a CAGR of 9.2 percent from 2014 through 2019, the researchers forecast.

Report Details

In addition to the forecasts, the report focuses on green building technologies with the greatest commercial potential over the five-year forecast period as well as other analysis.

Profiles of the major players in the field are also covered.

The 246-page report is designed for manufacturers and distributors of green building materials and other technologies.


Tagged categories: Building materials; Business matters; Coatings manufacturers; Good Technical Practice; Green building; Green coatings; Green design; Market; North America

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