Paint the town: Strong demand from building markets has supported industry revenue

The expansion of the Painting and Decorating Services industry over the past five years has been supported by the surge in demand from the key building markets and, in particular, the strong growth in new dwelling commencements. Many industry players focus on meeting the demand from residential builders and property developers for the painting and decorating of new houses, apartments and townhouses. Favourable economic conditions and positive consumer sentiment over the past five years have also encouraged homeowners and landlords to spend on discretionary services, such as home improvements and more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 14-19
Forecast Growth 19-24
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Favourable demand from downstream building markets has underpinned industry expansion
  • A residential construction boom is driving much of the industry’s revenue growth
  • The pace of industry expansion is forecast to slow over the five years through 2023-24
  • Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

    The Painting and Decorating Services industry is in the mature stage of its life cycle, as the industry is characterised by its stable product groups and a moderate degree of technological change. The markets for industry services are approaching saturation, although the industry has benefited from the robust growth of investment in total building construction over the past five years. Industry value added (IVA), which is used to measure an industry's contribution to the overall economy, is forecast to rise at an annualised 2.2% over the 10 years through 2023-24. This trend represents an underperformance relative to the economy, with New Zealand's GDP forecast to grow at an annualised 3.0% over the same period...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Painting and Decorating Services Industry

    IBISWorld has determined the most important Key Success Factors for the Painting and Decorating Services are:

  • Ability to compete on tender
  • Ability to change which market the firm operates in
  • Having a good reputation
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Capital expenditure on construction and Demand from residential building construction in the Painting and Decorating Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Painting and Decorating Services in New Zealand Industry?

    Industry players paint or decorate residential houses, buildings and other structures. Industry firms also provide spray painting or wallpapering services. The industry excludes firms that predominantly paint roofs.

    Industry Products
  • Internal painting services
  • External painting services
  • Specialist decorating services
  • Other services
  • Industry Activities
  • House painting
  • House wallpapering
  • House decorating
  • Building painting
  • Spray painting
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Capital expenditure on construction
  • Demand from residential building construction
  • Dwelling consents issued
  • Real household discretionary income

  • Current Performance
  • Industry structure
  • Residential construction boom
  • Industry participation and profitability
  • Declining DIY

    drives demand

  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Construction and consumer trends
  • Profitability and industry participation
  • Niche activities
  • Table: Painting and Decorating Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Painting and Decorating Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • House Construction in New Zealand
  • Multi-Unit Apartment and Townhouse Construction in New Zealand
  • Commercial Property Operators in New Zealand
  • Commercial and Industrial Building Construction in New Zealand

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Hardware Wholesaling in New Zealand
  • Heavy Machinery and Scaffolding Rental and Hiring in New Zealand
  • Metal Cladding, Waterproofing and Scaffolding Services in New Zealand
  • Paint and Coatings Manufacturing in New Zealand

  • Products & Services
  • Internal painting services
  • External painting services
  • Specialist decorating services
  • Other services
  • Chart: Painting and Decorating Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Residential building construction companies
  • Non-residential building construction companies
  • Households and residential building property managers
  • Non-residential building property managers
  • Industrial companies and engineering firms
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Painting and Decorating Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Purchases
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Painting and Decorating Services

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Painting and Decorating Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Painting and Decorating Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Painting and Decorating Services Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2010-2024)
  • Industry Gross Product (2010-2024)
  • Establishments (2010-2024)
  • Businesses (2010-2024)
  • Employment (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Antibacterial paint provides protection against mould and other undesirable properties.
  • Varnish
  • A finish applied to wood that adds gloss and protection.
  • Voc
  • abbreviation for volatile organic compounds, which are potentially harmful solvents released into the air as paints dry.
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