Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report

Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing industry trends (2014-2019)

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The Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing industry includes operators that produce and process leather hides and other animal skins, along with operators that manufacture leather and leather substitute products, like wallets, saddles and handbags. The industry excludes leather clothing and footwear manufacturing. Industry firms have struggled over the past five years. Demand from clothing and footwear manufacturers, which is one of the primary drivers of industry revenue, has declined. While leather is a key input for these manufacturers, industry players also compete with manufacturers that produce other fabrics and materials. Rising demand from personal accessory retailers has partially offset this trend over the past five years, as...
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Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing industry is forecast to continue declining over the next five years. Industry revenue is projected to decrease at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to $XX.X million. According to the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences, slaughter numbers are anticipated to increase over the period, providing a larger supply of inputs for the industry. However, demand from clothing and footwear manufacturers is forecast to continue falling due to a projected increase in import penetration over the next five years. While demand from export markets for animal hides and skins is projected to remain strong, the manufacture of finished leather products is likely...
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Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $430m
  • business Number of Businesses: 441
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 1,703

Biggest companies in the Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing in Australia industry include A I Topper & Co Pty Ltd and Schaffer Corporation Limited.

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What is Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing industry?

Industry Definition

Firms in the industry primarily cut, tan, finish and dye leather and animal hides, skins and fur. Companies are also involved in the production of sheepskin and slipe wool. Industry operators manufacture leather or synthetic leather handbags, wallets, suitcases, saddles and harnesses. The industry excludes leather clothing and footwear manufacturing.

Industry Products and Services

  • Bovine hides
  • Sheepskins and other animal skins
  • Processed leathers
  • Other products
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Animal hide manufacturing
  • Automotive leather manufacturing
  • Finishing hides and skins
  • Leather or leather substitute handbag, saddle, suitcase and wallet manufacturing
  • Slipe wool manufacturing
  • Tanning hides and skins

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Firms in the industry primarily cut, tan, finish and dye leather and animal hides, skins and fur. Companies are also involved in the production of sheepskin and slipe wool. Industry operators manufacture leather or synthetic leather handbags, wallets, suitcases, saddles and harnesses. The industry excludes leather clothing and footwear manufacturing.

Main Activities

  • Animal hide manufacturing
  • Automotive leather manufacturing
  • Finishing hides and skins
  • Leather or leather substitute handbag, saddle, suitcase and wallet manufacturing
  • Slipe wool manufacturing
  • Tanning hides and skins

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Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Leather is a key material used in clothing and footwear manufacturing. Therefore, downstream demand for leather clothing and footwear influences industry ...
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Demand from clothing and footwear manufacturing
Demand from personal accessory retailing
Domestic price of wool
Real household discretionary income

Current Performance

Industry structure
International trade
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

International trade
Niche leather products
 Table: Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

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

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Footwear Manufacturing in Australia
Department Stores in Australia
Duty Free Stores in Australia
Personal Accessory Retailing in Australia



Key Selling Industries

Sheep Farming in Australia
Beef Cattle Farming in Australia
Meat Processing in Australia
Synthetic Resin and Synthetic Rubber Manufacturing in Australia
Industrial and Agricultural Chemical Product Wholesaling in Australia


Products & Services

Industry operators offer a variety of products and services. They manufacture and process leather hides and animal skins; finish leather goods; and produc...
Retailers and wholesalers
Other firms




Demand Determinants

Several factors influence demand for leather and leather substitute products and demand can vary depending on the product segment. The availability of sub...
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Major Markets

Retailers and wholesalers
Other firms





 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Leather and Leather Substitute 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 Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing industry exhibits moderate market share concentration. The two largest companies in the industry ...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

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

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

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

Industry Globalization

A I Topper & Co Pty Ltd is an Australian private company that produces, processes and exports leathers, skins and hides. Headquartered in Sydney, the comp...
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AI Topper

 Table: AI Topper - financial performance

Schaffer Corporation

 Table: Schaffer Corporation - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Leather and Leather Substitute Product Manufacturing industry displays moderate capital intensity. For every dollar spent on wages in 2018-19, an expe...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Leather and Leather Substitute 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 Leather and Leather Substitute 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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LEATHER TANNING

LIME SPLITTING

SLIPE WOOL

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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

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