Sorted: Increased household expenditure and new waste diversion streams support revenue growth

The Waste Collection Services industry provides pick-up and haulage services for household, commercial, industrial and hazardous waste materials. Waste disposal, treatment, recycling and reclamation activities are excluded from the industry. The industry has undergone a period of growth over the past five years. Rising demand from residential building activity has been the primary driver of growing waste volumes and collection revenue. In Christchurch, clean-up and reconstruction activity following the 2010-11 Canterbury earthquakes has driven strong and consistent volumes of construction waste materials. Auckland's rising population and housing shortage have substantially increased dwelling commencements over the past five years, particularly for multi-unit apartments and townhouses...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$711m
Annual Growth 14-19
1.5%
Forecast Growth 19-24
Profit
Employment
2,437
Businesses
499

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Rising demand from residential building activity has been the primary driver of rising waste volumes
  • Clean-up and rebuild activity after the 2010-11 Canterbury earthquakes has boosted demand
  • Demand from residential building construction is forecast to decline over the next five years
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Waste Collection Services industry is highly capital-intensive. For every dollar invested in capital across the industry in the current year, an estimated $1.91 is paid as wages. Skips and equipment used at transfer stations require high capital investment. Labour requirements also remain relatively high to perform industry functions such as operating vehicles and machinery. However, average labour requirements have lessened slightly as collection networks have become more efficient, particularly for larger players. Additionally, more vehicles have been required to collect and haul waste, as bulky waste volumes have increased due to substantial growth in residential building construction activity over the past five years. Con...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Waste Collection Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Waste Collection Services Industry are

  • Ability to compete on tender
  • Having an integrated operation
  • Having a diverse range of clients
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from residential building construction and Number of households in the Waste Collection Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Waste Collection Services in New Zealand Industry?

    Industry operators primarily collect and haul domestic, commercial or industrial hazardous and non-hazardous waste. Both solid and liquid waste are included in the industry, while activity related to the sewerage system is excluded.

    Industry Products
  • Rubble, concrete and timber waste collection services
  • Liquid waste collection services
  • Paper, plastic, metals and glass waste collection services
  • Organic waste collection services
  • Other waste collection services
  • Industry Activities
  • Solid waste collection services
  • Liquid waste collection services
  • Hazardous waste collection services
  • Skip hiring and collection services
  • Portable toilet hiring and collection services
  • Solid and liquid waste hauling services (local)
  • Other waste collection services
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from residential building construction
  • Number of households
  • Household consumption expenditure
  • Natural disasters

  • Current Performance
  • Construction activity
  • Industry structure
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Environmental concerns
  • Waste levy
  • Industry structure
  • Table: Waste Collection Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Waste Collection Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Mining in New Zealand
  • Construction in New Zealand
  • Cafes and Restaurants in New Zealand
  • Consumers in New Zealand

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Waste Treatment and Disposal Services in New Zealand

  • Products & Services
  • Liquid waste collection services
  • Rubble, concrete and timber waste collection services
  • Other waste collection services
  • Paper, plastic, metals and glass waste collection services
  • Organic waste collection services
  • Chart: Waste Collection Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Households
  • Construction companies
  • Other companies
  • Service-based companies
  • Manufacturers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Waste Collection Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Waste Collection Services

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Waste Collection Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Beijing Capital Group NZ Investment Holding Limited, Enviro (NZ) Limited, Smart Environmental Limited,
  • Table: Beijing Capital Group NZ Investment Holding Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Enviro (NZ) Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Smart Environmental Limited - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Waste Collection 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 Waste Collection Services Industry
    Includes:
  • 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
    Ewaste
  • Electronic waste consists of discarded electronic appliances such as computers, mobile phones and televisions.
  • Hazardous Waste
  • A term that describes waste that can cause harm to the environment or human health.
  • Organic Waste
  • A category of waste that comprises food and garden waste, including grass, leaves and other plant material.
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