Portable Toilets Market: An Insight On the Important Factors and Trends Influencing the Market
A portable toilet, also known as mobile toilet can easily be moved anywhere. These toilets can be installed on site, such as a building or festival site, to provide quick and easy sanitation services. Additionally, these toilets can also be used within mobile vehicles such as caravans and boats. A portable toilet is equipped with services such as sewage disposal, toilet paper, etc.
Rising government investment and regulations to provide proper toilets is fueling the demand for portable toilets globally. In the current scenario, fitting of portable toilets in parks, streets, near monuments and in other places in on the rise which is expected to boost the demand for trailer or power mobile toilets. Demand for portable toilets is expected to witness fast growth from developing countries with the rising deployment of portable toilets at public places. In developed countries, the mid-range VIP portable toilets are projected to register the highest growth during the forecast period.
The global portable toilet market can be segmented based on product type, material, accessibility, availability, end-user, distribution channel, and region. In terms of product type, the market can be divided into handling or lifting moving toilets, mid-range VIP toilets, and trailer or power mobile toilets. Based on material, the market can be classified into plastic, polyethylene, PVC, silicone, and others (stainless steel, polyester, polycarbonate, etc.). In terms of accessibility, the portable toilet market is divided into with wheel and without wheel.
Based on availability, the market is segmented into rental basis and purchase basis. The end-user segment of the portable toilet market comprises construction sites, factories, tourist attractions, streets, squares, stations, docks, and others. Based on distribution channel, the market can be divided into online and offline. Online distribution channel includes company websites and e-commerce websites. Offline distribution channel comprises direct selling, specialty stores, retail stores, and supermarkets. The portable toilet market is dominated by offline channels; however, the online channel is expected to change the current purchasing trend in the near future.
In terms of region, the global portable toilet market can be segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and South America. North America comprises the U.S., Canada, and Rest of North America. Analysis and forecast of the portable toilet market in Europe includes the U.K., Germany, France, and Rest of Europe. Similarly, Asia Pacific includes India, China, Japan, and Rest of Asia Pacific. Middle East & Africa comprises the analysis and forecast of the portable toilet market in GCC countries, South Africa, and Rest of Middle East & Africa. The South America portable toilet market can be segmented into Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of South America. North America and Europe dominate the portable toilet market. However, the Asia Pacific portable toilet market is expected to grow at a faster rate during the forecast period. Increase in infrastructural and construction facilities in Asia Pacific is likely to boost the growth of the portable toilet market in the region in the near future.
Major companies operating in the global portable toilet market include Thetford, Satellite Industries, PolyPortables, Shorelink, Armal Srl, Sanitech, Toi Toi Services Sdn. Bhd., ADCO Holdings Inc., PolyJohn Enterprises, B&B Portable Toilets, Camco Manufacturing, INC., Blue Bowl Sanitation Inc., T Blustar, Xiamen Toppla Material Technology Co., Ltd., NuConcepts, Formit Portable Toilets, Ace Portable Toilets, WOSHBOX, Arkansas Portable Toilets, Kalia Recreations, and Fresh Toilet Co. Ltd. The portable toilet market is highly fragmented and segregated based on price, consumer range, and product portfolio due to the presence of various local and international players. Certain brands are ruling the global portable toilet market. Most manufacturers promote and sell their products via their own websites or/and via e-commerce websites.