Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report

Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: -0.2%

The Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry has faced high and growing import penetration and fluctuating demand from downstream markets over the past five years. Overall, industry revenue is expected to decrease at an annualised 2.3% over the five years through 2018-19. This includes an estimated revenue decline of 3.2% to $1.6 billion in 2018-19, due to continued high import penetration rates and weak demand conditions in the building construction and wired telecommunications markets. The industry has been significantly affected by the poor performance of wired telecommunications operators over the past five years. The increased popularity of smartphones and tablets among consumers has caused a shift away from fixed-line service provision i...
lock
Purchase this report or a membership to unlock our full summary for this industry.

Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry outlook (2019-2024)

poll Average industry growth 2019-2024: x.xlockPurchase this report or a membership to unlock the average company profit margin for this industry.

The Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry is projected to marginally grow over the next five years. Growth in the Construction division after XXX-XX and the ongoing expansion of the NBN network are anticipated to drive this growth. However, declining demand from wired telecommunications network operators is likely to limit this growth. Additionally, industry revenue growth will be constrained by ongoing import penetration, which will continue to put downward pressure on industry prices. Overall, industry revenue is projected to increase at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to $X.X billion. Demand drivers Large industry clients will continue to require high-quality and reliable electric cable and wire from industry play...
lock
Purchase this report or a membership to unlock our full summary for this industry.

Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry statistics

  • business Number of Businesses: 121
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
    lock
    Purchase this report or a membership to unlock the average company profit margin for this industry.
  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 2,458

Biggest companies in the Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia industry include Prysmian Australia Pty Ltd and Nexans Australia Holding Pty Limited.

  • pie_chart Prysmian Australia Pty Ltd Market Share: x.x%
    lock
    Purchase this report or a membership to unlock our full summary for this industry.
  • pie_chart Nexans Australia Holding Pty Limited Market Share: x.x%
    lock
    Purchase this report or a membership to unlock our full summary for this industry.

What is Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry?

Industry Definition

Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry players primarily manufacture electric or telephone cable, wire or strip, including stranded, braided or insulated non-ferrous wire, cable or strip. The industry also includes enterprises that manufacture insulated optical fibre cable.

Industry Products and Services

  • Low-voltage cable
  • Telecommunications cable
  • High-voltage industrial cable
  • High-voltage power transmission cable
  • Low-voltage power distribution cable

Industry Activities

  • Coaxial cable manufacturing
  • Fuse wire manufacturing
  • Non-ferrous cable, wire or strip manufacturing
  • Insulated optical fibre cable manufacturing
  • Telecommunications cable manufacturing

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry players primarily manufacture electric or telephone cable, wire or strip, including stranded, braided or insulated non-ferrous wire, cable or strip. The industry also includes enterprises that manufacture insulated optical fibre cable.

Main Activities

  • Coaxial cable manufacturing
  • Fuse wire manufacturing
  • Non-ferrous cable, wire or strip manufacturing
  • Insulated optical fibre cable manufacturing
  • Telecommunications cable manufacturing

Similar Industries

Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Wired telecommunications network operators account for a major source of demand for communication cables, which are used extensively in telecommunications...
lock
Purchase this report or a membership to unlock the full breakdown of the key external drivers in this industry.
Demand from wired telecommunications network operation
Demand from building construction
World price of copper
Trade-weighted index

Current Performance

Revenue and profit
Employment and enterprise trends
Import effects
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Revenue and profit
Employment and enterprise trends
Import growth
 Table: Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Mining
Construction in Australia
Central Government Administration in Australia
State Government Administration in Australia
Local Government Administration in Australia
Defence in Australia
Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia

Key Selling Industries

Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia
Telecommunications and Other Electrical Goods Wholesaling in Australia
Hardware Wholesaling in Australia




Products & Services

Products that are manufactured by the industry include various types of cable and wire that are used for construction, telecommunications, power distribut...
Export markets
Telecommunications network operators
Electricity network operators



Demand Determinants

Demand for fibre-optic cables and wires is heavily influenced by work carried out on the NBN, and subsequently telecommunication service providers. Demand...
lock
Purchase this report or a membership to unlock the full analysis of the demand determinants in this industry.

Major Markets

Export markets
Telecommunications network operators
Electricity network operators




 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

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

Market Share Concentration

The industry is characterised by a moderate level of market share concentration, with the top four players accounting for over 55% of industry revenue in ...
lock
Purchase this report or a membership to unlock the full analysis of the market share concentration in this industry.

Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Prysmian Australia Pty Ltd is a foreign-owned company, headquartered in Sydney, NSW. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Italy-based Prysmian ...
lock
Purchase this report or a membership to unlock the full analysis of the major players in this industry.

Prysmian Australia

 Table: Prysmian Australia - financial performance

Nexans Olex

 Table: Nexans Olex - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry exhibits a moderate level of capital intensity. For every dollar paid as wages, an estimated $0.32 is s...
lock
Purchase this report or a membership to unlock the full analysis of the capital intensity of this industry.
 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing 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 Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing 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, %

FIBRE-TO-THE-NODE

FIBRE-TO-THE-PREMISES

HYBRID FIBRE-COAXIAL

OPTICAL FIBRE

Purchase to Read Full Report

100% Money Back Guarantee Digicert Trusted

Included in Report

  • Industry Financial Ratios
    Industry Financial Ratios
  • Revenue Forecasts
    Revenue Forecasts
  • Historical and Forecast Growth
    Historical and Forecast Growth
  • Industry Market Size
    Industry Market Size
  • Industry Major Players
    Industry Major Players
  • Profitability Analysis
    Profitability Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis
  • Industry Trends
    Industry Trends
  • Industry Operating Conditions
    Industry Operating Conditions
  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

Why buy this report on the Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing industry?

IBISWorld industry market research reports enable you to:

  • Find out about key industry trends
  • Identify threats and opportunities
  • Inform your decisions for marketing, strategy and planning
  • Quickly build competitive intelligence

This report on Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia:

  • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
  • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
  • Helps you understand market dynamics to give you a deeper understanding of industry competition and the supply chain.
  • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.

The Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia market research report includes:

  • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
  • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
  • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
  • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
  • And of course, much more

IBISWorld reports on thousands of industries around the world. Our clients rely on our information and data to stay up-to-date on industry trends across all industries. With this IBISWorld Industry Research Report on Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia, you can expect thoroughly researched, reliable and current information that will help you to make faster, better business decisions.

Trusted by More Than 10,000 Clients Around the World

  • IBISWorld client - VISA
  • IBISWorld client - ADP
  • IBISWorld client - Deloitte
  • IBISWorld client - AMEX
  • IBISWorld client - Bank of Montreal
clear