Taking a turn: Subdued demand and greater import levels loosen local hold on markets

The Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing industry has faced challenging conditions over the past five years, including intensifying competition from imports as low-cost manufacturers from China and Taiwan have increasingly dominated the market. Weak downstream markets have also resulted in less demand for industry products. As a result, industry revenue is expected to contract by an annualised 1.4% over the five years through 2017-18, to reach $661.8 million.Deteriorating demand in several key industrial markets has adversely affected the industry’s performance over the past five years. Industry manufacturers have endured falling demand from automotive producers and from manufacturers of electric motors, generators and electrical equipment...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$662m
Annual Growth 13-18
-1.4%
Forecast Growth 18-23
Profit
Employment
1,636
Businesses
154

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Deteriorating demand in key industrial markets has adversely affected industry performance
  • Demand for industry products from key building markets has been subdued over the past five years
  • Improved demand conditions in construction markets will strengthen industry profitability
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    Industry participants manufacture a range of products, including externally and internally threaded fasteners, industry-specific fasteners, non-threaded fasteners and other products made using cold, warm or hot heading techniques. Most of these products are standardised but some require custom fabrication to meet specific customer requirements. The industry's main products are divided based on the proportion of revenue that each segment generates.Externally threaded fastenersExternally threaded fasteners are the largest segment in the industry, accounting for about half the industry's sales. Stronger import competition has contained the pace of sales growth in this segment over the past five years. How...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing Industry are

  • Having a diverse range of clients
  • Economies of scale
  • Access to niche markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from construction and Demand from power automation products and other electrical equipment manufacturing in the Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing Industry?

    Industry companies primarily manufacture metal nuts, bolts, screws, rivets, fasteners, metal washers or other precision turned metal items.

    Industry Products
  • Externally threaded fasteners
  • Internally threaded fasteners
  • Industry-specific fasteners
  • Non-threaded fasteners
  • Washers
  • Industry Activities
  • Metal dowel pin
  • Metal expansion bolt
  • Metal machine screw
  • Metal masonry anchor
  • Metal nut or bolt
  • Metal rivet
  • Metal screw
  • Metal set screw
  • Metal turnbuckle
  • Metal washer
  • 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 construction
  • Demand from power automation products and other electrical equipment manufacturing
  • Domestic price of iron and steel
  • Demand from aircraft manufacturing and repair services
  • Demand from motor vehicle manufacturing
  • Demand from shipbuilding and repair services

  • Current Performance
  • Imports and revenue
  • Profit and employment
  • Downstream markets
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Profit
  • Downstream markets
  • Imports
  • Table: Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
  • Aircraft Manufacturing and Repair Services
  • Household Appliance Manufacturing
  • Agricultural Machinery Manufacturing
  • House Construction
  • Commercial and Industrial Building Construction

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Copper Tubes and Wire Manufacturing
  • Iron Smelting and Steel Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Externally threaded fasteners
  • Internally threaded fasteners
  • Industry-specific fasteners
  • Non-threaded fasteners
  • Other
  • Washers
  • Chart: Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Construction industries
  • Manufacturing industries
  • Shipbuilding and aircraft manufacturing industries
  • Automotive industries
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Noza Holdings Pty Ltd, Bremick Pty Ltd, ACME Operations Pty Ltd,
  • Table: Noza Holdings Pty Ltd - financial performance
  • Table: Bremick Pty Ltd - financial performance
  • Table: ACME Operations Pty Ltd - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet 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 Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Exports (2009-2023)
  • Imports (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Fastener
  • A hardware device used for adjoining two separate objects together.
  • Rivet
  • A metal bolt that is hammered to secure pieces together.
  • Turnbuckle
  • A device for adjusting the tension or length of ropes, cables, tie rods and other tensioning systems.
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