Motor Vehicle Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report

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Supply chain disruptions in Asia are likely to hinder some manufacturers in this subsector, as supply of some production inputs becomes limited.
• Specialised components may be difficult to source from alternative suppliers in the short term.
• Some manufacturers in this subdivision may benefit from weakened import competition, as foreign producers are hindered by quarantine measures.

Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: -1.1%

Import competition from a globalised market has eroded the revenue of the Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry over the past five years. Local production volumes have fallen due to a range of factors, including the signing of free trade agreements with major car manufacturing countries like South Korea and Japan, and the inability of local manufacturers to adapt to shifting consumer preferences. Over the past five years, consumers have increasingly favoured smaller, fuel-efficient cars and cars that provide a combination of comfort and utility, such as SUVs. The high cost of Australian production contributed to the two remaining domestic passenger vehicle manufacturers, Toyota and GM Holden, exiting the industry in October 2017, drastically altering...
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Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry is anticipated to undergo a significant transformation over the next five years, due to the major passenger motor vehicle (PMV) manufacturers Toyota and GM Holden closing their manufacturing operations. The exit of these manufacturers will mean that truck manufacturers, such as Volvo, PACCAR and CNH Industrial Australia, will become the industry's new largest players. As a result of these changes, industry revenue is forecast to decline at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to $X.X billion. Passenger vehicle manufacturers have historically accounted for the majority of industry revenue and employment. The exit of the two remaining PMV manufacturers significantly reduce industry employment...
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Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $4bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 466
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 7,472

Biggest companies in the Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Motor Vehicle Manufacturing in Australia industry include Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd, PACCAR Australia Pty Ltd and CNH Industrial Australia Pty Limited.

  • pie_chart Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd Market Share: x.x%
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What is Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry?

Industry Definition

Industry firms manufacture motor vehicles, including cars, light commercial vehicles, buses, vans, medium, heavy and special-purpose highway trucks and other motor vehicles. These vehicles are used for private and commercial purposes. Motor vehicle engine manufacturing is also included in the industry.

Industry Products and Services

  • Advertising materials
  • Newspapers, magazines, journals and periodicals
  • Non-publication printed materials
  • Business and financial documents and materials
  • Other materials

Industry Activities

  • Truck manufacturing
  • Bus manufacturing
  • Engine manufacturing
  • Car manufacturing
  • All-terrain vehicle manufacturing
  • Other motor vehicle manufacturing

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry firms manufacture motor vehicles, including cars, light commercial vehicles, buses, vans, medium, heavy and special-purpose highway trucks and other motor vehicles. These vehicles are used for private and commercial purposes. Motor vehicle engine manufacturing is also included in the industry.

Main Activities

  • Truck manufacturing
  • Bus manufacturing
  • Engine manufacturing
  • Car manufacturing
  • All-terrain vehicle manufacturing
  • Other motor vehicle manufacturing

Similar Industries

Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The consumer sentiment index measures the state of household finances and consumer feelings about the future of the Australian economy. Weak consumer sent...
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Consumer sentiment index
Domestic freight task
World price of crude oil
Business confidence index

Current Performance

Rising imports
Falling production
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Industry participation
Import growth
 Table: Motor Vehicle Manufacturing in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

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

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Motor Vehicle Wholesaling in Australia
Motor Vehicle Dealers in Australia
Road Freight Transport in Australia




Key Selling Industries

Iron Smelting and Steel Manufacturing in Australia
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing in Australia
Automotive Electrical Component Manufacturing in Australia
Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Manufacturing in Australia
Motor Vehicle New Parts Wholesaling in Australia


Products & Services

The Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry traditionally manufactured large passenger vehicles, such as the Holden Commodore and Ford Falcon. However, the c...
Dealerships
Freight operators
Export markets



Demand Determinants

Demand for motor vehicles is determined by a range of factors, including the price of fuel, discretionary incomes, business confidence, the size of the do...
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Major Markets

Dealerships
Freight operators
Export markets




 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Motor Vehicle 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 Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry exhibits a moderate level of market share concentration, with the four largest players expected to account for cl...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

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

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

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

Industry Globalization

Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd is a subsidiary of the Volvo Group, which is a multinational motor vehicle manufacturing company based in Sweden. Volvo Grou...
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Volvo Group Australia

 Table: Volvo Group Australia - financial performance

PACCAR

 Table: PACCAR - financial performance

CNH Industrial Australia Pty Limited

 Table: CNH Industrial Australia Pty Limited - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Motor Vehicle Manufacturing industry exhibits a low level of capital intensity. In 2018-19, for every dollar spent on wages, the industry invests an e...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Motor Vehicle 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 Motor Vehicle 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, %

HYBRID VEHICLES

PASSENGER MOTOR VEHICLE (PMV)

SPORT UTILITY VEHICLE (SUV)

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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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