Window Coverings Manufacturing in Australia: Market Research Report

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Window Coverings Manufacturing Market Research Report | Specialist Engineering, Infrastructure & Contractors | Building Materials Manufacturing | Mar 2015

Curtain call: Strong import competition continues to drive industry exits

IBISWorld’s Window Coverings Manufacturing 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
Hunter Douglas Hunter Douglas market share
Kresta Holdings Limited Kresta Holdings Limited market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Window Coverings Manufacturing industry principally produces curtains, blinds, shutters and awnings. Over the five years through 2014-15, domestic demand has dipped due to weak investment into new building construction. The industry has also been losing market share to competition from low-cost imported products.

The industry's performance has deteriorated over the period. The rapid appreciation of the Australian dollar over the three years through 2012-103 allowed imports to capture a larger share of domestic demand (rising to 36.2% in 2014-15). Over the five years through 2014-15, domestic demand for window coverings is projected to decline by an annualised... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

The industry produces a wide range of products within each of its principal product categories: blinds, curtains and exterior shutters and awnings. Most industry operators are small-scale firms which purchase textiles, plastics and other materials and consumables for the in-house manufacture of window covering products.


This segment includes venetian, vertical, roller, honeycomb, roman and panel blinds. Unlike shutters, blinds are made from lighter materials and their slats are thinner. For these reason, they are typically used internally. The blinds may be manufactured from a broad range of materials including PVC, textiles, paper products, pre-coated aluminium, steel and wood (particularly venetian blinds)... purchase to read more


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What is the Window Coverings Manufacturing Industry?

Operators in this industry specialise in the manufacture of various window coverings products including blinds, shutters, curtains and various draperies.

Industry Products
BlindsShutters Curtains, Draperies, Valances
Industry Activities
Textile blindsWooden blindsMetal blindsCurtain and draperyShuttersAwning Textile blindsWooden blindsMetal blindsCurtain and draperyShuttersAwning

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