Motor Vehicle Dealers in Australia: Market Research Report

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Motor Vehicle Dealers Market Research Report | ANZSIC G3911 | Nov 2014

Trading down: Consumers and businesses are moving towards fuel-efficient small cars

IBISWorld’s Motor Vehicle Dealers 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.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Motor Vehicle Dealers industry has driven along a bumpy road over the past five years, despite rebounding strongly following the global financial crisis. High fuel prices have been the main reason for the industry's revenue decline, as consumers have shifted their preference towards more fuel-efficient small cars, which have cheaper price tags. Dealerships have been selling higher volumes of cheaper small cars and lower volumes of more expensive large cars, resulting in per-unit revenue declining. The combination of strong price competition, improved production efficiencies overseas, a reduction in the motor vehicle tariff and a high Australian dollar has forced overall prices down... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

The industry's product segmentation reflects vehicles sold by motor vehicle dealers, and thus does not include vehicle servicing or the sale of parts and accessories. The segmentation is based on all vehicle sales, which includes both new and used cars. The industry has been divided according to the types of vehicles sold by motor vehicle dealers, excluding commercial and heavy-duty trucks.

Sports utility vehicles

Sports utility vehicles (SUVs) feature a wagon-style body, high ground clearance and a light-truck chassis, and can have up to 12 cylinders of engine power. Despite a shift towards smaller cars and away from large cars that burn large amounts of fuel, SUVs have remained stable as a share of revenue over the past five years... purchase to read more


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What is the Motor Vehicle Dealers Industry?

The Motor Vehicle Dealers industry includes dealerships primarily engaged in selling new or used motor vehicles to consumers, companies and government entities.

Industry Products
Light passenger carsSmall passenger carsMedium passenger carsLarge passenger carsOther vehiclesCompact SUVsSports utility vehiclesUtility vehicles
Industry Activities
New motor vehicle retailingUsed motor vehicle retailing

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