Full to overflowing: Strong construction activity has led to surging revenue growth

The performance of the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing industry is principally determined by trends in the key residential and non-residential building markets. The industry has grown rapidly over the past five years, supported by strong demand for long-span metal roofing systems for installation into large-scale industrial, commercial and institutional buildings. Manufacturers also derived stimulus from accelerated growth in the construction of multi-unit apartments and, to a lesser extent, growth in the traditional single-unit housing market...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Forecast Growth 17-22

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Demand for long-span roofing products in key building markets has driven industry growth
  • Product substitution has been less of an issue in the faster growing market segments
  • Moderate growth in downstream building markets will support subdued demand for industry products
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    Products supplied by the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing industry are integral parts of a building's structure and drainage systems. These products are typically installed during building construction or renovation. The industry is exposed to competition from substitute products made of concrete, aluminium, ceramic and rigid PVC.Metal roofingJust over half the industry's revenue is derived from the sale of sheet metal roofing and cladding products. This segment's share of revenue has risen over the past five years due to increased demand from the commercial and industrial building market and strong demand from apartment developments. Cor...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry are

  • Economies of scale
  • Automation - reduces costs, particularly those associated with labour
  • Availability of resource
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from non-residential building construction and Dwelling commencements in the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry?

    Industry firms primarily manufacture metal roofing components, including guttering, from sheet metal other than aluminium.

    Industry Products
  • Metal guttering
  • Metal roofing
  • Metal roofing and guttering components
  • Industry Activities
  • Metal guttering (except aluminium)
  • Metal roofing component (except aluminium)
  • Metal roofing (except aluminium)
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from non-residential building construction
  • Dwelling commencements
  • Business confidence index
  • Consumer sentiment index
  • Demand from house construction
  • Domestic price of iron and steel

  • Current Performance
  • Profit strengthens
  • Product substitution
  • Competition intensifies
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Profit margins narrow
  • Product substitution
  • Construction market opportunities
  • Table: Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • House Construction
  • Roofing Services
  • Plumbing Services
  • Commercial and Industrial Building Construction
  • Institutional Building Construction
  • Plumbing Goods Wholesaling

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Iron Smelting and Steel Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Metal roofing
  • Metal guttering
  • Metal roofing and guttering components
  • Chart: Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Commercial and industrial building contractors and developers
  • Residential building contractors and developers
  • Roofing service contractors
  • Plumbing service contractors
  • Institutional building contractors and developers
  • Households
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Transport expenses
  • Depreciation
  • Rent and utilities
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    BlueScope Steel Limited, Fletcher Building Limited,
  • Table: BlueScope Steel Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Fletcher Building Limited - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Metal Roof and Guttering Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Building The Education Revolution (Ber)
  • A program that funded the refurbishment of Australia's primary schools under the Rudd and Gillard Governments.
  • Colorbond
  • A registered trademark of BlueScope Steel for a product that combines ZINCALUME-coated steel with a painted topcoat. Popular roofing and guttering product.
  • Guttering
  • Metal troughs that form part of the drainage aspect of roofing.
  • Rigid Pvc
  • Rigid polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is a commonly used material for the production of pipes, guttering and sheet substitute products which compete against the industry's metal products.
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