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 is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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

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Market share concentration is low with the industry's four largest players accounting for about one-third of annual revenue, with Hunter Douglas and Kresta alone accounting for an estimated 23.7% of industry revenue in 2014-15. The largest players have a significant presence in Australia as they also produce bulk quantities of window coverings that are used in residential properties in addition to their customised lines.

Other players in the market are relatively small as they generally focus on manufacturing customised products. Over the next five years, market share concentration is forecast to rise as many smaller industry manufacturers go bust from increasing competition with low-cost imports... 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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