Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling in Australia: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling Market Research Report | ANZSIC F3499b | Jan 2014

Well-oiled machine: Growth will continue as the focus shifts to low-cost production

IBISWorld’s Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling industry acts as a conduit between manufacturers and final markets for machinery. Demand for industry services depends on activity in its major markets. After a slow start as a result of the after-effects of the global financial crisis, demand for mining machinery and equipment has surged due to the global resources boom. Strong growth in freight volumes and investment in water infrastructure have also stimulated demand for material-handling equipment and pumps. Amid growing demand for industry products, the terminal decline of the Australian Manufacturing division has constrained demand for machine tools and other machinery. Overall, industry revenue is expected to increase at a compound annual rate of 9.3%... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

The industry spends an estimated $16.28 on labour for every $1.00 invested in new capital. There is a low level of capital tied up in plant and equipment in the Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling industry. Capital is tied up in areas mainly limited to inventories and facilities that stock and move goods, such as warehouses, racking and delivery vehicles, although materials handling can be outsourced. As these costs are fixed, they decline as a share of industry revenue when the industry's sales increase.

Labour costs, by contrast, are variable. The industry employs labour to generate sales with major markets and maintain relationships with existing customers... purchase to read more


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What is the Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling Industry?

Operators in the industry wholesale a range of machinery, parts and equipment that are mainly used for industrial and mining production. Products wholesaled by operators in the industry include everything from food processors to pumps and compressors.

Industry Products
Machines, tools and partsPumps and compressorsMaterial-handling equipmentMining machineryFood-processing machinery
Industry Activities
Selling non-electric air-conditioning equipment and bearingsSelling air and gas compressorsSelling distilling equipment and dry-cleaning machinerySelling food-processing machinery or equipmentSelling forging and foundry machinery or equipmentSelling industrial furnaces or furnace equipmentSelling metalworking machinerySelling milk-processing machinery and equipmentSelling mining machinerySelling weighing machinery

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