We have an updated report [Version - 2023] available. Kindly sign up to get the sample of the report.
all report title image

The fence is a structure that is created to restrict the crossing of an established boundary. They differ from the wall in terms of design, weight, and structure. The fence is used for various reasons such as security purpose, prevention from theft and to keep children and pets in a restricted area, and to improve the aesthetic of property and boundary.

The global fencing market is estimated to be valued at US$ 33,146.6 million in 2021 by products and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 4.4 % over the forecast period (2021-2028).

Recent Developments:

  • 21st May 2020, According to HomeAdvisor, homeowners pay between $1,673 and $3,983 to get a wooden fence installed. Wood fences cost $17 to $45 per linear foot. Lumber averages from $7 to $15 per foot while labour ranges from $10 to $30 per foot. The fence's length, height, and wood type are major factors in the price of a new fence. Gates, hardware, and sealant are also costs that need to be budgeted into the project.
  • 21st May 2021, fencing and security solutions manufacturer, Jacksons Fencing has responded to industry demand and expanded its range of premium quality products by launching a brand new metal post product, Mi-T. These new product launch reflect emerging market trends in the global fencing market.
  • 24th August 2021, According to a Maryland Based Home Renovation Research Lab which conducts research on building trends owned by National Association of Home Owners states that from the pandemic the fencing of the homes is increased rapidly around 320 million linear feet of new fencing in the US.

The North America Region held dominant position in the global fencing market in 2020, accounting for 32.2% share in terms of value followed by Europe and Asia Pacific, respectively.

Figure 1. Global Fencing Market Value (US$ Mn), by Region, 2020

 | Coherent Market Insights


Robust growth in the middle-class population is fueling the market growth of fencing. According to the European Commission, the global middle class is expected to grow and reach 5.5 billion by 2030. Some 87% of the additional middle-class population will be Asians. The size of the global middle class increased 3.5 billion people in 2017: more than half of the world population and is expected to grow to some 4 billion by 2021 and reach 5.3 billion by 2030.

Increasing housing constructions/ rebound in housing completions is propelling the market growth of the fencing. Rise in the real estate sector due to an increasing number of players coupled with the growing investment in the construction industry. Moreover, growth in the construction of malls, offices, and industrial facilities are also driving the demand for a fence for maintaining the safety and security of the building. Growing spending on rebounding office and commercial construction is further projected to foster market growth. 

Market Opportunities

The growing demand for a residential fence is expected to offer potential market opportunities over the forecast period. According to the Coherent Market Insights analysis, the residential fence segment represents approximately 40% of the global fencing demand and is expected to grow in the future as well. This present significant growth opportunities for new construction and remodeling market area. Moreover, privacy fences are projected to strong growth opportunities in the near future.

Development of innovative and attractive fences is projected to bring new and bright opportunities in the near future. For instance, in June 2020, APL Apollo Tubes (APL Apollo) has announced the launch of ‘Apollo Fencing Solution’, an unrivaled innovation that gives the much-desired safety fencing to any property. The product comprises of an array of H-shaped Fence Post called ‘Apollo Fence’. The ‘Apollo Fence’ is low-cost, durable, and can be used to replace even the concrete boundary wall.

Fencing Market Report Coverage

Report Coverage Details
Base Year: 2020 Market Size in 2021: US$ 33,146.6 Mn
Historical Data for: 2017 to 2020 Forecast Period: 2021 to 2028
Forecast Period 2021 to 2028 CAGR: 4.4% 2028 Value Projection: US$ 44,801.7 Mn
Geographies covered:
  • Regions: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Rest of The World 
Segments covered:
  • By Product: Agricultural (Hinge joint fence, Electric fence Wire, Others), Commercial (Chain Link, Welded Wire fence (Mesh), Others)
  • By Types: Metal fencing (Non Wire fencing, Barbed & Twisted steel wire fencing, Other metal fencing), Wood fencing (Assembled fence, Unassembled fence, Other wood fence), Plastic & Composite fencing (Vinyl fencing, Composite fencing, HDPE), Concrete fencing
  • By Application: Residential, Agricultural, Industrial
Companies covered:

Allied Tube & Conduit, Ameristar Fence Products Incorporated, Associated Materials LLC, Bekaert, CertainTeed Corporation, Gregory Industries, Inc., Long Fence Company Incorporated, Betafence NV, Jerith Manufacturing Company Incorporated, Ply Gem Holdings Incorporated, and Poly Vinyl Company Incorporated

Growth Drivers:
  • Increasing urbanization
  • Growth in construction sector 
Restraints & Challenges:
  • Increasing energy cost
  • Presence of unlicensed contractor that use inferior product

Market Trends

The growing need for border control and safety across energy and power is projected to emerge as the fastest-growing segment in the near. Increasing demand for anti-cut and anti-climb perimeter fencing and partitioning across the energy and power sector due to high-security concerns is again projected to spur the market growth of fencing. Moreover, expansion of the online distribution around the globe is further projected to augment the market growth of the fencing over the forecast period.

Growing strategic partnership and agreement among key manufacturers for market expansion is a key trend in the market. For instance, in June 2020, Eldaas Technologies India Pvt Ltd announces their distribution partnership on security & surveillance solutions with D-Fence Electronic Fencing and Security Systems Ltd, Israel. Eldaas Technologies offer a D-Fence solution to various customers in India.

Figure 2. Global Fencing Market Share, By Types, 2020

 | Coherent Market Insights

Key Takeaways of the Graph:

  • The Metal fencing segment held dominant position in the market and accounted for 52.0% share in the global fencing market in 2020 by types. The segment is expected to reach US $ 22923.89 Million by value in 2028.

Metal fencing offers more safety to the property than any other type of fencing, the growing need of security has put the demand for metal fencing, it is cost efficient, durable and affordable and it is 65% return on investment.

Market Restraints

Unlicensed contractors that use inferior products are another major factor expected to hamper the market growth of the fencing. Also, the high price of materials used such as iron, aluminum, and wood is again projected to hinder the market growth of the fencing.

Increasing energy costs is expected to restrict the adoption of the fence. This factor is playing a key role in hindering the market growth of the fencing over the forecast timeframe.

Competitive Section:

Company Names 

  1. Allied Tube & Conduit
  2. Ameristar Fence Products Incorporated
  3. Associated Materials LLC
  4. Bekaert
  5. CertainTeed Corporation
  6. Gregory Industries, Inc.
  7. Long Fence Company Incorporated
  8. Betafence NV
  9. Jerith Manufacturing Company Incorporated
  10. Ply Gem Holdings Incorporated
  11. Poly Vinyl Company Incorporated

Frequently Asked Questions

The global fencing market size is estimated to be US$ 10624.72 Million by value in 2021 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 4.4% between 2021 and 2028.

Rapid urbanization and growth in construction sector are the factors fuelling growth of market.

The Vinyl fencing sub segment of the Plastic and composite fencing segment by type is the leading component segment in the market.

Increasing energy cost and presence of unlicensed contractor that use inferior product is expected to hinder growth of the market.

Major players operating in the market include, Allied Tube & Conduit, Ameristar Fence Products Incorporated, Associated Materials LLC, Bekaert, CertainTeed Corporation, Gregory Industries, Inc., Long Fence Company Incorporated, Betafence NV, Jerith Manufacturing Company Incorporated, Ply Gem Holdings Incorporated, and Poly Vinyl Company Incorporated

The North America region is expected to hold dominant position in the market over the forecast period. The growth of the market in the region is driven by North America is the largest consumer of the electric fence market. Electric fence has a wide range of applications in Agriculture, Wild life protection, pets and security, mostly it is used for the Agriculture purpose.
  • Need a Custom Report?

    We can customize every report - free of charge - including purchasing stand-alone sections or country-level reports

    Customize Now
  • Want to Buy a Report but have a Limited Budget?

    We help clients to procure the report or sections of the report at their budgeted price. Kindly click on the below to avail

    Request Discount

Reliability and Reputation

DUNS Registered
DMCA Protected


Joining thousands of companies around the world committed to making the Excellent Business Solutions.

View All Our Clients
trusted clients logo