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The Concrete Product 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 Analysis & Industry Trends

The Concrete Product Manufacturing industry produces a range of products that are essential inputs into most construction markets. Industry products include pipes and box culverts; bricks and blocks; cement-based building boards; floor, wall and roofing tiles; and precast panels and posts. The industry is subject to intensifying competition from imports, which are expected to account for an estimated 11.4% of domestic demand in 2016-17, up from 6.0% in 2011-12.

The industry is projected to generate revenue of $2.3 billion in 2016-17, representing a contraction of 6.5% on the previous year...

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Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The industry has a highly dispersed geographic structure as the end products are generally of a high weight, low unit value, which results in prohibitively high long haul transport costs. Manufacturing operations are generally established close to the major construction markets (i.e. near major metropolitan areas) and close to raw material quarries (e.g. sand and gravel). The large-scale vertical integration of manufacture has contributed to economies of transport that have enabled the key players to service wider markets from fewer manufacturing centres.

New South Wales is relatively under-represented in terms of concrete product manufacturing plants, accounting for about one-quarter of the enterprises, falling well below the state's share of the national population (32.0%). How..

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Industry Products

What is the Concrete Product Manufacturing Industry?

The Concrete Product Manufacturing industry produces concrete products, including aerated and composite products. Industry products are used for a range of construction and ornamental applications.

Industry Products
Concrete pipes and box culverts
Bricks, blocks and pavers
Building boards
Concrete roof tiles
Posts, poles and railway sleepers
Beams, trusses and concrete panels
Industry Activities
Autoclaved aerated concrete products
Concrete bricks, blocks and tiles
Cement-based building boards
Concrete-styrofoam composite products
Monument, grave marker, flowerpot and ornament
Prefabricated concrete panel
Concrete post or pole
Concrete pipe and box culvert
Railway concrete sleeper
Tank, sink and tub

Table of Contents

About this Industry

Industry Definition
Main Activities
Similar Industries
Additional Resources

Industry at a Glance

Industry Performance

Executive Summary
Key External Drivers
Current Performance
Industry Outlook
Industry Life Cycle

Products & Markets

Supply Chain
Products & Services
Demand Determinants
Major Markets
International Trade
Business Locations

Competitive Landscape

Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Basis of Competition
Barriers to Entry
industry Globalisation

Major Companies

Operating Conditions

Capital Intensity
Technology & Systems
Revenue Volatility
Regulation & Policy
Industry Assistance

Key Statistics

Industry Data
Annual Change
Key Ratios

Jargon & Glossary

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