Gravel and Sand Quarrying in New Zealand - Market Research Report

Gravel and Sand Quarrying industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 5.9%

The Gravel and Sand Quarrying industry has grown its revenue at a low rate over the past five years, due to weak volume growth, mixed downstream demand and lower prices. Activity in downstream client industries is the main demand determinant for aggregate. Roads and highways require large volumes of sand and gravel for road bases. However, demand from road and bridge construction is expected to increase at a similar annualised rate to the industry over the five years through 2019-20. Concrete and glass manufacturing requires aggregate as a raw material input. Furthermore, residential and non-residential building construction requires high volumes of the industry's products for bases, landscaping and other purposes. Sand and gravel are usually mined f...
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Gravel and Sand Quarrying industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Gravel and Sand Quarrying industry is projected to perform moderately well over the five years through XXX-XX. Demand for aggregates from downstream cement manufacturers, non-residential building construction firms and road construction companies is anticipated to increase, benefiting the industry. Furthermore, limited supply growth and stronger demand are anticipated to increase sand and gravel prices, contributing to higher margins for industry operators. Pricing and demand As the urban sprawl is anticipated to encroach on land that could be quarried, with residents in these areas likely to oppose the development of quarries, pressures are projected to intensify over the next five years. As government zoning restrictions are likely to limit t...
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Gravel and Sand Quarrying industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $477m
  • business Number of Businesses: 151
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 550

Biggest companies in the Gravel and Sand Quarrying industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Gravel and Sand Quarrying in New Zealand industry include Fletcher Building Limited and Fernhoff Limited.

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What is Gravel and Sand Quarrying industry?

Industry Definition

Industry operators quarry, wash and screen sand or natural gravel. The industry excludes firms that quarry, crush or screen crushed or broken stone, or quarry silica.

Industry Products and Services

  • Gravel
  • Fine, silica and specialty sand
  • Construction sand
  • Decorative pebbles
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Quarrying pebbles
  • Quarrying, washing or screening river gravel
  • Gathering ornamental rocks
  • Quarrying, washing or screening sand

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry operators quarry, wash and screen sand or natural gravel. The industry excludes firms that quarry, crush or screen crushed or broken stone, or quarry silica.

Main Activities

  • Quarrying pebbles
  • Quarrying, washing or screening river gravel
  • Gathering ornamental rocks
  • Quarrying, washing or screening sand

Similar Industries

Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Downstream glass and cement manufacturers are major users of industry sand and gravel. These manufacturers produce final goods for resale to wholesalers a...
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Demand from manufacturing
Demand from road and bridge construction
Demand from building construction
Road freight service price

Current Performance

Revenue and profit growth
High transport costs
Location issues
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Revenue and profit growth
Establishments and employment
 Table: Gravel and Sand Quarrying in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Gravel and Sand Quarrying in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

House Construction in New Zealand
Road and Bridge Construction in New Zealand
Commercial and Industrial Building Construction in New Zealand




Key Selling Industries

Agricultural and Construction Machinery Wholesaling in New Zealand
Commercial Vehicle Wholesaling in New Zealand
Road Freight Transport in New Zealand
Heavy Machinery Repair and Maintenance in New Zealand



Products & Services

The Gravel and Sand Quarrying industry is projected to generate more than 60% of industry revenue in 2019-20 from sand products. The remaining balance is ...
Cement and concrete manufacturers
Glass and glass product manufacturers
Residential building contractors
Non-residential building contractors
Landscaping suppliers and other sectors
Exports

Demand Determinants

Demand for sand and gravel is influenced by a range of factors. One of the main factors is downstream demand for concrete, and the requirements for sand a...
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Major Markets

Cement and concrete manufacturers
Glass and glass product manufacturers
Residential building contractors
Non-residential building contractors
Landscaping suppliers and other sectors
Exports

 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Gravel and Sand Quarrying in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

The Gravel and Sand Quarrying industry is moderately concentrated. The industry's four largest companies are projected to account for approximately 42% of...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Gravel and Sand Quarrying in New Zealand - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Gravel and Sand Quarrying in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Based in Auckland, and with a history dating back over a century, Fletcher Building Limited is one of New Zealand's largest companies. As a December 2018,...
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Fletcher Building

 Table: Fletcher Building - financial performance

Holcim New Zealand

 Table: Holcim New Zealand - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The industry is highly capital-intensive due to the relatively large investment required to purchase capital plant, equipment and vehicles for quarrying p...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Gravel and Sand Quarrying in New Zealand - 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 Gravel and Sand Quarrying in New Zealand Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2026)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2026)
Establishments (2007-2026)
Businesses (2007-2026)
Employment (2007-2026)
Exports (2007-2026)
Imports (2007-2026)
Wages (2007-2026)
Aggregate Production (2007-2026)

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

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