Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Factory and Industrial Building Construction industry is responsible for the construction of a wide variety of buildings, ranging in construction complexity from simple tilt-wall warehouse space to sophisticated purpose-built laboratories that deliver high-security and humidity-controlled environments.
Industry revenue is projected to increase by 3.6% over 2013-14 to $5.8 billion. Investors are currently attracted to the industrial property market because of the relatively high yields on investment and signs of stronger general economic growth. The industry is rebuilding from the collapse in demand conditions that accompanied the global financial crisis in the late 2000s. Over the five years through 2013-14, industry revenue is projected to contract at an annualised... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
The Factory and Industrial Building Construction industry has endured poor trading conditions since the late 2000s, stemming principally from the slump of investment due to the global financial crisis and the dive in industrial property yields. Despite the downward trend in industry activity over the past five years, contractors in Western Australia and Queensland derived substantial stimulus from construction associated with the mineral and energy resources boom, while the demand for warehouse and distribution facilities was underpinned by the growth in merchandise trade and the rise in online retail sales.
Over the five years through 2013-14, industry revenue is projected to decline by an annualised 5.2% to $5.8 billion... purchase to read more