Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Demand for hazardous waste hauling services is high, due to the health risks associated with handling this type of waste and the damage that it can cause to the environment. The industry services many industries that produce hazardous waste requiring collection and transportation. Industry revenue has grown steadily due to greater hazardous waste volumes generated by the medical, construction, and hospitality sectors. Although demand from the Manufacturing division is high, this market has fallen as a proportion of industry revenue over the past five years due to declines across the division. Output has declined from chemical, plastics, coatings and other manufacturing industries that produce hazardous waste, reducing demand for industry services... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
Industry activity is highest in states and territories that have the highest population and business levels. This is due to companies and businesses often being set up close to populated regions, with a certain proportion of these firms producing hazardous waste. New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland account for the greatest levels of industry activity due to the high waste levels produced by companies in these states. These three states combined are estimated to account for 80.7% of industry revenue in 2016-17, and 79.6% of industry establishments.
New South Wales has the highest population and a large percentage of businesses, resulting in the state accounting for the greater proportion of industry revenue and establishments at well over one-third of these totals each... purchase to read more