Bathtubs are used in the bathroom for holding water in which people take a bath. There are two styles of bathtubs: western style and eastern style. The western style bathtub is generally long and shallow while the eastern style bathtub is deep and short.
Bathtubs come in different types such as Jacuzzi, clawfoot tubs, freestanding bath tubs, and hot tubs. They are made from different materials such as porcelain enameled steel, thermoformed acrylic, and fiberglass reinforced polyester.
Availability of innovative bathtubs with LED lights and rising demand for luxurious accommodation are expected to drive the bathtub market.
Key Drivers and Opportunities of the Global Bathtub Market
Bathtubs give a relaxing detox bath and help in providing relaxation to the body, while soaking in a warm bath. As per the research, a hot water bathtub also helps in controlling blood pressure and elevating pessimism and low feeling. Consumers prefer to have bath in a hot bathtub to reduce their stress and feel relaxed. These factors are expected to help in driving the global bathtub market during the forecast period.
In developed countries, the use of bathtubs is significant due to high standard of living and spending capacity. In addition, the rise in construction activities due to rapid increase in urbanization, population, disposable income, and need for bathtubs in hotels, luxurious accommodations, and resorts is expected to further fuel the global bathtub market during the forecast period
Many customers are shifting their focus toward walk-in showers due to increasing risk of slips and fall injuries, and also rising bathtub accidents, which is expected to restrain the growth of bathtub market during the forecast period.
Manufacturers are focusing on advanced technology and innovation to make safe and smart bathtubs with artificial intelligence, which drives the demand among customers.