Fibreglass Product Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report

Fibreglass Product Manufacturing industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 0.1%

Operating conditions for the Fibreglass Product Manufacturing industry have been challenging over the past five years. The industry manufactures many products and services for several downstream markets. Industry firms primarily rely on demand from swimming pool manufacturers, boatbuilders, truck manufacturers and train manufacturers. Demand from the industry's downstream markets has been varied over the period. Growth in discretionary income has driven demand for swimming pool shells. However, declines in the Boatbuilding and Repair Service industry have reduced demand in other product segments. Train sales have also declined, negatively affecting Australian fibreglass train component manufacturers. Overall, industry revenue is expected to increase...
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Fibreglass Product Manufacturing industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Fibreglass Product Manufacturing industry is forecast to decline over the next five years. Industry revenue is projected to fall at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to total $XX.X million. While demand from the mining sector and train manufacturers is projected to increase, demand from boatbuilding and truck manufacturing industries is expected to fall, causing industry revenue to decline. Although overall revenue is projected to decline, some companies are anticipated to outperform the industry over the next five years, defying the overall trend of the industry. Specifically, industry operators that manufacture trains, bridges and swimming pools shells are expected to do quite well over the next five-year period. Profitabi...
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Fibreglass Product Manufacturing industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $739m
  • business Number of Businesses: 362
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 2,671

Biggest companies in the Fibreglass Product Manufacturing industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Fibreglass Product Manufacturing in Australia industry include Narellan Pools Pty Ltd and Aquatic Leisure Technologies Pty Ltd.

  • pie_chart Narellan Pools Pty Ltd Market Share: x.x%
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What is Fibreglass Product Manufacturing industry?

Industry Definition

Industry operators manufacture products from fibreglass. Industry firms cut fibreglass sheets to size for insulation and packaging, and make inputs for other manufacturers such as boat, truck, trailer, train and bus components. The industry also manufactures fibreglass caravans, bridges, water tanks and swimming pool shells. Fibreglass furniture is not included in the industry.

Industry Products and Services

  • Fibreglass caravan components, swimming pool shells and boatbuilding
  • Fibreglass truck, trailer, train and bus components
  • Fibreglass bridge components
  • Fibreglass tanks and other products
  • Fibreglass building facade components

Industry Activities

  • Fibreglass caravan manufacturing
  • Fibreglass-reinforced plastic swimming pool shell manufacturing
  • Fibreglass boat hull and other boat component manufacturing
  • Fibre-reinforced plastic truck, trailer, train and bus component manufacturing
  • Fibreglass bridge component manufacturing
  • Fibreglass-reinforced plastic tank manufacturing
  • Fibreglass building façade manufacturing

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry operators manufacture products from fibreglass. Industry firms cut fibreglass sheets to size for insulation and packaging, and make inputs for other manufacturers such as boat, truck, trailer, train and bus components. The industry also manufactures fibreglass caravans, bridges, water tanks and swimming pool shells. Fibreglass furniture is not included in the industry.

Main Activities

  • Fibreglass caravan manufacturing
  • Fibreglass-reinforced plastic swimming pool shell manufacturing
  • Fibreglass boat hull and other boat component manufacturing
  • Fibre-reinforced plastic truck, trailer, train and bus component manufacturing
  • Fibreglass bridge component manufacturing
  • Fibreglass-reinforced plastic tank manufacturing
  • Fibreglass building façade manufacturing

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Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Fibreglass boat hulls are one of the industry's main products and a key input in the Boatbuilding and Repair Services industry. Increased demand from boat...
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Demand from boatbuilding and repair services
Real household discretionary income
Domestic price of plastic and rubber products
Demand from road and bridge construction

Current Performance

Industry participation
International trade
Profitability
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Industry participation
International trade
Profitability
 Table: Fibreglass Product Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

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

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Mining
Boatbuilding and Repair Services in Australia





Key Selling Industries

Synthetic Resin and Synthetic Rubber Manufacturing in Australia
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing in Australia
Industrial and Agricultural Chemical Product Wholesaling in Australia




Products & Services

Fibreglass is a composite material that consists of a polymer, which is reinforced with a glass fibre that generally contains silica. Fibreglass is light ...
Truck, trailer, train and bus manufacturers
Bridge construction companies
Mining, oil and gas companies
Architectural companies


Demand Determinants

As the industry has many downstream markets, a range of factors drive demand for industry products. Demand conditions in these downstream markets, such as...
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Major Markets

Truck, trailer, train and bus manufacturers
Bridge construction companies
Mining, oil and gas companies
Architectural companies



 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Fibreglass 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 Fibreglass Product Manufacturing industry is characterised by a low level of market share concentration, with the industry's two largest players accou...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

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

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

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

Industry Globalization

Narellan Pools Pty Ltd is an Australian company that specialises in producing and installing in-ground fibreglass swimming pools. The company operates a f...
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Narellan Pools

 Table: Narellan Pools - financial performance

Aquatic Leisure Technologies

 Table: Aquatic Leisure Technologies - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Fibreglass Product Manufacturing industry displays a low level of capital intensity. For every dollar spent on capital costs, an estimated $9.88 is sp...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Fibreglass 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 Fibreglass 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)
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, %

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  • Industry Market Size
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  • Industry Major Players
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  • Profitability Analysis
    Profitability Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis
  • Industry Trends
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  • Industry Operating Conditions
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  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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