Concrete Product Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report

Concrete Product Manufacturing industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 3.5%

The Concrete Product Manufacturing industry produces a range of products that are key inputs in 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 has grown over the past five years, despite variable demand conditions in the key construction markets. Generally strong demand conditions have prevailed in the key building markets but adverse trends in several infrastructure construction markets have significantly constrained sales of some products. Domestic demand for concrete products is expected to rise at an annualised 4.0% over the five years through 2018-19, to $3.1 billion. However, low-priced import...
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Concrete Product Manufacturing industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Concrete Product Manufacturing industry is forecast to grow moderately over the next five years, but will continue to depend on trends in the key construction markets. Demand from non-residential building construction is forecast to trend downwards over the next five years but the industry's performance is projected to improve on the back of increased demand from the residential building market and the recovery in demand conditions in most infrastructure markets. Industry revenue is forecast to grow by an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to $X.X billion. Moderate growth in the domestic demand for concrete products will likely underpin industry growth, although the industry is forecast to continue losing market share to imports....
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Concrete Product Manufacturing industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $3bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 910
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 7,900

Biggest companies in the Concrete Product Manufacturing industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Concrete Product Manufacturing in Australia industry include Fletcher Building Limited, James Hardie Industries Public Limited Company, CSR Limited, Brickworks Ltd, Holcim (Australia) Holdings Pty Ltd and Adelaide Brighton Ltd.

  • pie_chart Fletcher Building Limited Market Share: x.x%
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  • pie_chart CSR Limited Market Share: x.x%
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  • pie_chart Holcim (Australia) Holdings Pty Ltd Market Share: x.x%
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What is Concrete Product Manufacturing industry?

Industry Definition

Operators in the Concrete Product Manufacturing industry produce concrete products, including aerated and composite products. Downstream sectors use industry products for a range of construction and ornamental applications.

Industry Products and Services

  • 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 manufacturing
  • Concrete bricks, blocks and tiles manufacturing
  • Cement-based building boards manufacturing
  • Concrete-styrofoam composite products manufacturing
  • Monument, grave marker, flowerpot and ornament manufacturing
  • Prefabricated concrete panel manufacturing
  • Concrete post or pole manufacturing
  • Concrete pipe and box culvert manufacturing
  • Railway concrete sleeper manufacturing
  • Tank, sink and tub manufacturing

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Operators in the Concrete Product Manufacturing industry produce concrete products, including aerated and composite products. Downstream sectors use industry products for a range of construction and ornamental applications.

Main Activities

  • Autoclaved aerated concrete products manufacturing
  • Concrete bricks, blocks and tiles manufacturing
  • Cement-based building boards manufacturing
  • Concrete-styrofoam composite products manufacturing
  • Monument, grave marker, flowerpot and ornament manufacturing
  • Prefabricated concrete panel manufacturing
  • Concrete post or pole manufacturing
  • Concrete pipe and box culvert manufacturing
  • Railway concrete sleeper manufacturing
  • Tank, sink and tub manufacturing

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Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The residential building market strongly affects the industry, as it represents the main source of demand for concrete bricks and roof tiles, building boa...
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Demand from residential building construction
Demand from heavy industry and other non-building construction
Demand from non-residential building construction
Actual capital expenditure on mining

Current Performance

Construction market trends
Product substitution
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Construction markets
 Table: Concrete Product Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Concrete Product Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Mining
Water Supply in Australia
House Construction in Australia
Road and Bridge Construction in Australia
Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia
Commercial and Industrial Building Construction in Australia

Key Selling Industries

Rock, Limestone and Clay Mining in Australia
Cement and Lime Manufacturing in Australia
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services
Metal and Mineral Wholesaling in Australia



Products & Services

The Concrete Product Manufacturing industry produces a range of concrete products that are used in the residential and non-residential building markets, h...
Residential building contractors and developers
Government agencies
Other private contractors and developers



Demand Determinants

The key demand determinant for concrete products is the level of activity in the downstream housing and non-residential building and infrastructure constr...
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Major Markets

Residential building contractors and developers
Government agencies
Other private contractors and developers




 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Concrete Product 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 moderately concentrated. Several large-scale building material manufacturing firms, most of which have global operations, dominate local p...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Concrete Product Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Concrete Product Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Fletcher Building Limited is a New Zealand-based building materials manufacturer and distributor. The company operates through five divisions: building pr...
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Fletcher Building

 Table: Fletcher Building - financial performance

James Hardie Industries

 Table: James Hardie Industries - financial performance

CSR

 Table: CSR - financial performance

Brickworks

 Table: Brickworks - financial performance

Holcim Australia

 Table: Holcim Australia - financial performance

Adelaide Brighton

 Table: Adelaide Brighton - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The industry is moderately capital-intensive. The industry's many small-scale operators tend to have more labour-intensive production processes, while the...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Concrete Product 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 Concrete Product 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)
Value of Building (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, %

AUTOCLAVED AERATED CONCRETE

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CULVERTS

PRE-STRESSED CONCRETE

PRECAST CONCRETE

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  • Revenue Forecasts
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  • 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

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