In the last decade, the ceramic tile industry has evolved into a more organized market
with new users emerging in various industries. Ceramic tile as a product segment
has grown to a sizable business today at approximately 680 Million Square meters
production per annum.
According to the report published by Allied Market Research, India is the 2nd largest
tile market in the world. The Indian ceramic tiles market generated US$3.72 billion in
2019, and is estimated to reach US$7.14 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 8.6% from
2020 to 2027.
India sanitary ware market was valued at US$ 665.36 million in 2020 and expected to
reach US$ 1074.71 million by 2027, at a CAGR of 7.38 % over the forecast period 2021
– 2027. Factors, such as a healthy lifestyle, disposable income of consumers, surge in
urbanization, growth in shift from unbranded products to branded products, and
strong replacement demand, have supplemented the growth of the global sanitary
ware market. Supportive government initiatives, such as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana
(PMAY) and Swachh Bharat Mission for infrastructure development, both in urban and
rural areas are expected to offer future growth opportunities in developing countries,
such as India, to the sanitary ware market players.
Growth of the construction industry and increase in urbanization drive the growth of
the Indian ceramic tiles market. The main product segments are Wall tile, Floor tile,
Vitrified tile and Bath & Sanitary segments.
During the Covid-19 outbreak, the manufacturing activities of ceramic tiles have been
halted in many countries. However, India continues to be a strong manufacturer and
leader as a global supplier for domestic and international markets.
- The Indian ceramic industry continues to grow at a healthy 15% per annum.
- India produced the world’s 10.0% ceramic tiles, vitrified tiles, and porcelain tiles in
- India exported a world’s 10.0% ceramic tiles, vitrified tiles and porcelain tiles in 2018.