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Grain Storage in Australia: Market Research Report

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Grain Storage Market Research Report | ANZSIC I5301 | Jan 2016

Grain waves: Revenue volatility caused by weather conditions may be mitigated by a weaker dollar

IBISWorld’s Grain Storage 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 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

On the surface, the Grain Storage industry appears to have performed poorly over the past five years. Industry revenue is forecast to grow at a marginal 0.1% annualised over the five years through 2015-16, to total $2.4 billion. However, this is not reflective of the volatility that has occurred in the industry over the past five years. Fluctuating grain production, due to changing rainfall levels, shifting wheat prices and movements in the Australian dollar have influenced industry demand and therefore earnings. Record rainfall levels and resulting increased grain harvests in 2010-11 contributed to 22.7% revenue growth for that year. This created a high base year and skewed the industry's revenue growth figure for the five-year period... purchase to read more

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Industry revenue has remained quite stable overall for the past five years. However, this is not reflective of the volatility that occurs in the industry, due to fluctuating grain production volumes, wheat prices and rainfall. Larger grain yields result in greater demand for industry services, as more grain needs to be stored. World wheat prices affect industry performance, as a large proportion of grain stored by the industry is wheat. Greater wheat prices typically result in wheat growers planting more crops, as they can generate more revenue per acre sown. This trend also results in greater demand for grain storage facilities. Annual rainfall levels influence industry performance, as more rainfall generally creates greater production volumes... purchase to read more


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What is the Grain Storage Industry?

The industry consists of companies primarily engaged in storage of cereal grains. Following crop harvest, grain handlers receive and sort grain according to its use and protein content. Grain is then dispatched as required, either for domestic consumption or export.

Industry Products
Wheat used for millingWheat used for feedBarley used for maltingBarley used for stockfeed and human consumptionOats, triticale and sorghumOilseeds
Industry Activities
Grain storage servicesGrain silo operationGrain elevator operation

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