Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The principal products manufactured by the industry are used by the building markets and include garage doors, window shutters, metal doors, door and window frames, and curtain walls. The industry also supplies products used in infrastructure projects such as railings and steel grates, and customised door and shutter systems for road-freight vehicles (trucks and vans). International trade is low in the industry, as structural metal components are typically large and expensive to transport over long distances.
Over the five years through 2015-16, industry revenue is projected to increase by an annualised 0.5% to reach $2.4 billion... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The industry displays a low market share concentration. In 2015-16, the industry's four largest players account for an estimated 20% of total revenue. This includes DuluxGroup Limited, Valmont Group, AMgroup, and GWA Group. Aside from these larger players, the industry comprises many small-scale firms that manufacture structural metal products for narrow regional or product markets.
According to ABS counts of business data, over 85% of companies generate annual revenue of less than $2.0 million, and 94.3% of businesses employ fewer than 20 people. This is indicative of the industry's low market share concentration and extremely fragmented nature... purchase to read more