The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) released its North American Market Report (NAMR) for Adhesives and Sealants, a report published every three years, and which covers the 2010-2013 time period. The NAMR covers market size and scope for both adhesives and sealants, and includes forecasting and trends analysis.

In addition to the market size and forecasts, the report includes sections detailing the breakdown by market segment, with packaging listed as the largest portion of the market at 33%.

Highlights from the Report include:
  • ASC estimates the global adhesives and sealants market at US$40.5 billion in sales, with 3.3% annual growth rate through 2013
  • ASC estimates the North American adhesives and sealants market at US$11.1 billion, with 2.2% annual growth rate through 2013
For more information, visit the ASC.