This report is published every year and lists the estimated output of all building block plants in Great Britain, by company and location. This includes manufacturers producing both aggregate and aircrete blocks. Information is obtained by contacting every company in the industry to discuss our draft estimates prior to publication. This report is the only publicly available source on the estimated outputs and shares of building block companies. Over 90 plants are included in the latest report.

The report includes:
– Analysis of trends in the market, in total & by type of block – dense, lightweight & aircrete.
– Estimated market shares and a comparison with previous years.
– Details of recent plant closures and planned new plants.
– Assessment of recent acquisitions and changes in plant ownership.
– An independent three year forecast for the building block market.

The survey will be of vital use to all manufacturers to identify market trends and competitor market shares. Plant and equipment suppliers will be able to target potential new business.

Separate reports cover concrete block paving plants and  paving slab works.

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