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Turf Growing in Australia: Market Research Report

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Turf Growing Market Research Report | ANZSIC A0113 | May 2015

Turfed out: High-density inner-city living dampens demand for industry products

IBISWorld’s Turf Growing 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
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$258m
Annual Growth 10-15
-0.8%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
767
Businesses
294
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Turf Growing industry has performed poorly over the past five years. Fluctuations in water availability have created volatile growing conditions for the industry. Consumer sentiment has remained volatile over the period, in response to changing global and domestic economic conditions. Consequently, consumers have frequently been unwilling to outlay income for new instant turf. Movements in the number of dwelling commencements have also played a role in the industry's weak performance. Industry revenue is expected to post a decline of 0.8% annualised over the five years through 2014-15, to reach $258.1 million. However, revenue is expected to grow in 2014-15 due to improved water availability and an increase in dwelling commencements. Industry revenue is forecast to increase by 1.9%... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

The Turf Growing industry has low barriers to entry. The main barriers to entry are employee skill, economies of scale, supply contracts, capital costs and the trend of declining industry revenue for majority of the past five years. Potential entrants that wish to compete in the industry must acquire staff with the necessary skills to grow turf. The skills are relatively easy to acquire and expertise can come from a range of subcontracted or consulting agents.

The ability to acquire supply contracts can prevent the entry of new turf growers. Incumbent firms may already hold supply contracts with construction firms and landscapers. However, there is no such problem in terms of attracting business from homeowners... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Turf Growing Industry?

Companies in this industry grow turf for transplanting in landscaped areas. This includes grass growing, turf growing and lawn seed growing. Operators plant, maintain and harvest turf farms. Landscapers, households, governments, sport venues, revegetation contractors, and plant hire and garden service providers then install the turf.

Industry Products
Green couchBlue couchBuffaloKikuyuZoysiaOther varieties
 
Industry Activities
Turf plantingTurf growingTurf harvesting


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