Lights out: Industry revenue continues to decline due to intense import competition

The Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.


Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Firms have benefited from trends towards improved energy efficiency and new technology
  • An environmental focus has driven the introduction of new technologies and longer product lives
  • Growing import penetration will continue to threaten the industry over the next five years

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    Growing import penetration has placed significant strain on the Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing industry over the past five years. Low labour costs in Asian countries have enabled foreign producers to sell competing products at much lower prices. Despite a weaker Australian dollar making Australian products more attractive abroad and pushing export revenue higher over the past five years, this growth has been unable to halt general industry declines. As a result, industry revenue is expected to fall by an annualised 10.1% over the five years through 2016-17. This includes a forecast revenue fall of 3.8% in the current year, to total $774.2 million...

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    Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    Entry barriers to industry are at a moderate level for new lighting manufacturers. Competition from established firms can be a barrier due to increasing consolidation. It can be difficult for potential participants to gain a foothold into the market as they compete against manufacturers and distributors with established brand names and a wide range of products. Wholesalers and retailers may prefer to deal with companies with a greater product range of familiar brands, and they may develop brand loyalty. The costs of building brand recognition can be prohibitive for new firms. Imports also constitute a significant proportion of industry demand. Imp..

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    Additional Insights for the Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry are

  • Optimum capacity utilisation
  • Establishment of export markets
  • Automation - reduces costs, particularly those associated with labour
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Value of merchandise trade imports and Demand from building construction in the Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry?

    Companies in the industry primarily manufacture lighting products including fixtures, luminaires, fittings and related components (except automotive), and electric signs. The industry is not significantly involved in manufacturing light bulbs because almost all light bulbs are now imported.

    Industry Products
    Lighting fixtures and luminaires
    Lighting control gear
    Other electric lighting equipment
    Neon and electronic signs
    Light bulbs and tubes
    Industry Activities
    Manufacturing electric light bulbs or tubes
    Manufacturing lighting fixtures and luminaires
    Manufacturing electrical elements
    Manufacturing electrical light fittings
    Manufacturing flashlight bulbs
    Manufacturing infra-red or ultra-violet lamps
    Manufacturing neon and electric signs
    Manufacturing spotlights

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Value of merchandise trade imports
  • Demand from building construction
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Demand from road and bridge construction
  • Real household discretionary income

  • Current Performance
  • Domestic demand fluctuates
  • International trade expands
  • Profit margins dimming
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Trading landscape
  • Renewed construction
  • Reducing energy consumption
  • Table: Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Electrical Services
  • Telecommunications and Other Electrical Goods Wholesaling
  • Architectural Services
  • Specialised Design Services
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing
  • Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
  • Plastic Pipe and Plastic Packaging Material Manufacturing
  • Power Automation Products and Other Electrical Equipment Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Lighting fixtures and luminaires
  • Neon and electronic signs
  • Lighting control gear
  • Other electric lighting equipment
  • Light bulbs and tubes
  • Chart: Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Electrical and lighting wholesalers
  • Commercial and industrial construction companies
  • Residential construction firms
  • Infrastructure construction companies
  • Exports
  • Other sectors
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Lighting Investments Australia Holdings Pty Limited
  • Table: Lighting Investments Australia Holdings Pty Limited - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

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

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
  • Stands for compact fluorescent light bulb.
  • Fluorescent Lamps
  • These lamps use electricity to create an arc in an inert gas contained within a glass tube.
  • Incandescent Lamps
  • These lamps operate using electricity that is passed through a tungsten filament.
  • Leds
  • LEDs (light emitting diodes) work by passing a current through a semiconductor material.
  • Luminaire
  • Luminaires are electrical devices that allow the dispersion of light from its source.
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    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
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