Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Aluminium Door and Window Manufacturing industry has faced a challenging trading environment over the past five years, characterised by aggressive price discounting as demand conditions have remained subdued. Industry revenue is projected to decline at an annualised 1.7% over the five years through 2014-15 to total $3.9 billion. Domestic demand is projected to fall by an annualised 1.0% to $4.1 billion.
The deterioration in the industry's performance since the late 2000s was sparked by the onset of the global financial crisis. It dampened consumer and business confidence and led to the slump of demand for architectural products in the key building markets. Aluminium prices declined dramatically as a result of weak demand and excess capacity, and industry revenue followed suit... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Aluminium Door and Window Manufacturing industry is in the decline stage of its life cycle, reflecting its reducing share of the domestic economy and the steady loss of market share to substitute products and import penetration.
The industry's contribution to the economy (industry value added) is forecast to average a minor decline by an annualised 0.4% over the 10 years through 2019-20. Meanwhile, the rest of the economy is forecast to grow at a faster pace with GDP projected to increase by an annualised 2.7%. The decline in the industry's contribution to the economy compared to GDP suggests industry value added is shrinking in proportion to the rest of the economy... purchase to read more