Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Prefabricated Wooden Building Manufacturing industry is one of the smaller manufacturing industries in Australia. Its products have been steadily losing ground to substitutes such as prefabricated metal, PVC and cement-fibre buildings. Metal prefabricated buildings have captured the largest share of the expanding mining, resources and infrastructure markets. As a result, prefabricated wooden building manufacturers have generally been unable to benefit from these massive boosts in demand. Industry operators tend to hold leading position in the household and backyard building market, manufacturing products such as granny flats, garden sheds, cubbyhouses, kit homes, kennels and pergolas.
The industry's performance has fluctuated dramatically over the past five years... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Industry operators manufacture a range of prefabricated wooden buildings. These products typically vary significantly in terms of design sophistication, construction complexity and end uses. Industry products are divided based on the proportion of revenue that each segment is estimated to generate.
Basic household buildings and structures
Basic household buildings and structures are the largest product segment in the industry. These products are generally used in household applications and include cubbyhouses, pool houses, garages, carports, gazebos, pergolas, garden sheds, kennels and aviaries... purchase to read more