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Material Handling Equipment Distributors in Australia: Market Research Report

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Material Handling Equipment Distributors Market Research Report | Industrial Machinery, Gas & Chemicals | Industrial Parts Dealers | Apr 2015

Hard to handle: Revenue volatility due to downstream market trends resulted in average growth

IBISWorld’s Material Handling Equipment Distributors market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Hastings Deering Group Hastings Deering Group market share
Komatsu Marketing Komatsu Marketing market share
Seven Group Seven Group market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$9bn
Annual Growth 10-15
1.6%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
11,500
Businesses
1,175
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Material Handling Equipment Distributors industry has faced turbulent conditions driven by the mining boom over the past five years. The unprecedented investment in the development of Australia's mineral and energy resources lifted industry sales to new heights in 2012-13, but the subsequent weakening of commodity prices and the scaling back of investment in the Mining division has resulted in a dramatic decline in the industry's performance.

Over the five years through 2014-15, only moderate growth in industry revenue is projected, masking a wide cyclical fluctuation in sales. Industry revenue is projected to increase by an annualised 1.6%, to total $8.8 billion. Industry revenue is projected to contract by 5.2%... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The industry is considered to have a low level of market share concentration. The top four firms are estimated to contribute one quarter of industry revenue in 2014-15.

WesTrac substantially increased its market share on the back of the resources boom, rising to a peak at about 21.3% in 2012-13, but this has since dropped to under 10% with the dramatic scaling back of investment into new plant and equipment by mining and energy companies. WesTrac has substantially trimmed its employment and distribution network. Hastings Deering has also increased market share over this period, which contributed to a slight increase in industry concentration... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Industry?

This industry distributes material handling equipment, usually on a wholesale basis. Products include conveying equipment, hoists, cranes, forklifts and industrial trucks.

Industry Products
ConveyorsIndustrial trucksHoists and cranesLoading platformsStorage and handling equipmentOther equipment
 
Industry Activities
Conveyor system distributing and wholesalingForklift and industrial trucks distributing and wholesalingLoader distributing and wholesalingLoading platform distributing and wholesalingHoists and crane distributing and wholesalingStorage equipment distributing and wholesalingOther material handling equipment distributing and wholesalingConveyor system distributing and wholesalingForklift and industrial trucks distributing and wholesalingLoader distributing and wholesalingLoading platform distributing and wholesalingHoists and crane distributing and wholesalingStorage equipment distributing and wholesalingOther material handling equipment distributing and wholesaling


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