Walk behind mower is a gardening equipment that cuts the grass surface at an equal height. Walk behind mower operates through one or more revolving blades in which the operator by a lever adjusts the desired height of the grass. Walk behind Mowers are widely used to decorate and maintain gardens, lawns, and yards in an area less than 10,000 square feet. Walk behind mower market is having wide application in residential gardens, public parks, industry and institution gardens, etc.
Walk Behind Mower market: Drivers and Challenges
Strong growth in landscaping industry is expected to witness the development of lawn, garden and yards. Increasing number of lawn, garden and yards is estimated to witness strong requirement of Walk behind mower. Development in the technological front and the increasing usage of smart tech are anticipated to enable vendors to launch eco-friendly and innovative products in the Walk behind mower market. Such technical advanced Walk behind mower will likely to be an emerging trend in the upcoming year. The European Union initiative “green projects and Horizon 2022” is expected to increase the number of gardens, Lawns, and Yards, drive the demand in Europe for Walk behind mower.
In the recent era, expenditure towards maintaining ambiance in lawns and gardens are increasing which is expected to drive the demand for walk behind mower. The growth of green spaces and Eco-cities is estimated to be a major driver for the walk behind mower market.
The increasing demand for robot operated lawn mowers are expected to gain traction in upcoming years, which in turn, is estimated to disturb the adoption rate of walk behind mowers. This Robotic Lawn Mower is estimated to impact the walk behind mower market negatively. The growing popularity of domestic robots and the advancement in robotics technology is anticipated to generate stagnant value in walk behind mower market.
Walk Behind Mower Market: Segments
The Walk Behind Mower Market can be segmented on the basis of operational type, Fuel type, Cutting Width and region.
Walk Behind Mower can be segmented on the basis of the operational type are as follows:
- Self-propelled Mower
- Push Mower
Walk Behind Mower can be segmented on the basis of the Fuel type are as follows:
- Reel Powered
- Corded powered
Walk Behind Mower can be segmented on the basis of the Cutting Width are as follows:
- 14 inch to 18 inch
- 19 inch to 24 inch
- 26 inch to 33 inch
Walk Behind Mower Market: Regional Outlook
In America, Gardening is one of the favorite leisure outdoor activities which generate the requirements from the end user front for walk behind mower. Moreover ageing population in United States is expected to drive the demand for walk behind mower. Europe and North America regions have been known for public gardens and parks build for leisure and relaxation. These park require regular maintenance which demand grass cutting equipment subsequently adding to the growth of walk behind mower market.
North America and Europe holds the major share of the walk behind mower market. Regions such as Latin America and Asia Pacific is anticipated to witness moderate growth for walk behind mower market owing to factors such as urbanization, increasing disposable income. One additional factor attributing the increasing sales of walk behind mower is that sales of new single family homes have been increasing every year since 2010 according to the United States Census Bureau.
Growing popularity of robotic operated lawn mowers in Europe particularly in the U.K. Germany, Sweden etc. are the quoted factors impacting the sales of walk behind mowers. Large investments for the manufacture and design of residential robotic gardening equipment is estimated to hamper the growth of walk behind mower market, particularly in Europe and the U.S.
Walk Behind Mower Market: Key Participants
List of some of the prominent market participants in the Walk Behind Mower market are as follows:
- The Toro Company
- Honda Motor Co., Inc.
- Robert Bosch GmbH
- Cub Cadet Company
- Husqvarna AB
- Turf Masters Lawn Care, Inc.
- Worldlawn Power Equipment, Inc.
- Deere & Company
- MTD Products Inc
- Briggs & Stratton Corporation