Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services in Australia - Market Research Report

Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 0.9%

The Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services industry has been operating in an increasingly favourable environment over the past five years. Waste recovery targets have encouraged waste diversion away from landfill towards industry-operated materials recovery facilities. Meanwhile, landfill levies have reduced the processing costs gap between landfill disposal and recovery, and reduced external competition for industry operators. However, diminishing manufacturing activity and weakening prices for scrap steel overseas have constrained industry revenue growth. Overall, industry revenue is expected to grow at an annualised 0.9% over the five years through 2018-19, to $5.0 billion. However, a fall in the price of base metals is anticipated to c...
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Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services industry outlook (2019-2024)

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Firms in the Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services industry are anticipated to face significant challenges over the next five years. A ban on imported recyclable waste introduced by the Chinese Government in January XXX will likely place significant strain on capacity and processing levels for many industry operators. Demand for industry services is projected to continue growing over the next five years, as population growth will likely boost volumes of household and food waste. Industry revenue is forecast to increase at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to $X.X billion. Companies are projected to continue entering the industry over the next five years to meet growing demand for diverted waste solutions. Industry est...
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Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $5bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 2,966
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 11,327

Biggest companies in the Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services in Australia industry include Sims Metal Management Limited, Pratt Holdings Proprietary Limited and Suez Recycling & Recovery Holdings Pty Limited.

  • pie_chart Sims Metal Management Limited Market Share: x.x%
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What is Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services industry?

Industry Definition

Industry firms primarily remediate and clean-up contaminated buildings and mine sites. These firms are also involved in mine reclamation activities; waste material recycling, recovery and sorting services; the removal of hazardous material, such as asbestos and lead paint; and other toxic material abatement. Industry firms also generate revenue from onselling recovered scrap materials.

Industry Products and Services

  • Hazardous material removal
  • Materials recovery and sorting
  • Remediation services
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Asbestos removal
  • Hazardous material removal
  • Metal and non-metal scrap onselling
  • Operating materials recovery stations
  • Materials separating and sorting
  • Mine reclamation
  • Environmental remediation services
  • Toxic material abatement
  • Waste remediation

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Industry Definition

Industry firms primarily remediate and clean-up contaminated buildings and mine sites. These firms are also involved in mine reclamation activities; waste material recycling, recovery and sorting services; the removal of hazardous material, such as asbestos and lead paint; and other toxic material abatement. Industry firms also generate revenue from onselling recovered scrap materials.

Main Activities

  • Asbestos removal
  • Hazardous material removal
  • Metal and non-metal scrap onselling
  • Operating materials recovery stations
  • Materials separating and sorting
  • Mine reclamation
  • Environmental remediation services
  • Toxic material abatement
  • Waste remediation

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Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The Manufacturing division produces large amounts of waste that the industry can remediate and process. Industry operators can remove hazardous materials,...
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Demand from manufacturing
Base metals price index
Demand from construction
Population

Current Performance

Participation and profit margins
Recovery and recycling growth
Consolidation
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Future waste trends
Recycling trends
 Table: Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Pulp, Paper and Paperboard Manufacturing in Australia
Plastic Bottle Manufacturing in Australia
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing in Australia
Iron Smelting and Steel Manufacturing in Australia



Key Selling Industries

Conveyor and Crane Manufacturing in Australia
Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling in Australia





Products & Services

Many states are attempting to reduce landfill use as a waste disposal method, which is benefiting remediation and sorting companies in the Waste Remediati...
Households
Commercial and industrial companies
Mining and agricultural firms
Governments and institutions


Demand Determinants

Demand for waste recovery and remediation services is influenced by the amount of recyclable waste that households and businesses generate, and the volume...
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Major Markets

Households
Commercial and industrial companies
Mining and agricultural firms
Governments and institutions



 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

The Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services industry has low market share concentration, with the four largest firms accounting for less than 40...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Sims Metal Management Limited is an ASX-listed metal recycler and provider of recycling solutions. The company is one of the world's largest metal and ele...
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Sims Metal Management

 Table: Sims Metal Management - financial performance

Visy

 Table: Visy - financial performance

Suez

 Table: Suez - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services industry is highly capital-intensive. Increased regulations for hazardous waste removal, along with ...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry
 Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

Technology & Systems

Revenue Volatility

Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

Regulation & Policy

Industry Assistance

Table: Industry data Table: Industry Data for the Waste Remediation and Materials Recovery Services in Australia Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2025)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2025)
Establishments (2007-2025)
Businesses (2007-2025)
Employment (2007-2025)
Exports (2007-2025)
Imports (2007-2025)
Wages (2007-2025)
Domestic Demand (2007-2025)

Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data

Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Dat Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data

Table: Industry Financial Ratios Table: Industry Financial Ratios

Liquidity Ratios
Coverage Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Operating Ratios
Cash Flow & Debt Service Ratios (% of Sales)
Assets, %
Liabilities, %

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  • Industry Major Players
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  • Profitability Analysis
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  • SWOT Analysis
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  • Industry Trends
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  • Industry Operating Conditions
    Industry Operating Conditions
  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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