Overview

One for the road: Retiring baby boomers help support industry growth

IBISWorld’s Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The rising popularity of RV’s has attracted new industry entrants over the past five years

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    The Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing industry produces a range of products that enable Australians to travel and holiday in remote locations comfortably and economically. To fully enjoy the benefits of industry products, consumers need time to travel and adequate funds to do so. Consequently, the industry's most lucrative market is baby boomers.

    The industry has grown slowly over the past five years, despite its target market of Australians aged 50 and older growing as a proportion of the total population. Real household discretionary income is a key industry driver and reflects the amount of money people are able to spend on discretionary and luxury items, such as recreational vehicles (RVs)...

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    What is the Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing industry?

    The Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing industry has recorded slow growth over the past five years. Industry revenue is expected to grow at an annualised 0.2% over the five years through 2016-17, to $1.1 billion. The industry’s performance was influenced by a fall in revenue in 2012-13, which was brought about by unfavourable business conditions including a high Australian dollar, high fuel prices and a drop in discretionary income. The current financial year is expected to be more favourable for the industry, with revenue forecast to grow by 2.3%. Rising real household discretionary income is expected to boost demand for industry products over the current year, while the weaker Australian dollar should also increase the competitiveness of locally made products. Aus...

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    Additional Insights for the Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Industry are

  • Having an extensive distribution network
  • Having a good reputation
  • Provision of superior after sales service
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Population aged 50 and older and Real household discretionary income in the Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    Products & Brands

    Major products in this industry
    Caravans
    Campervans
    Motorhomes
    Pop-top caravans

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Population aged 50 and older
  • Real household discretionary income
  • World price of crude oil
  • Domestic price of iron and steel

  • Current Performance
  • Growing popularity
  • A bumpy road
  • Profit
  • RVs and motor vehicles
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Profit
  • Popularity cruises along
  • Competition
  • Table: Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Contract Mining Services
  • Trailer and Caravan Dealers
  • Passenger Car Rental and Hiring

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Automotive Electrical Component Manufacturing
  • Gold and Other Non-Ferrous Metal Processing
  • Motor Vehicle New Parts Wholesaling

  • Products & Services
  • Caravans
  • Pop-top caravans
  • Motorhomes
  • Other
  • Campervans
  • Chart: Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Baby boomers
  • Generation X
  • Seniors
  • Generation Y
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Depreciation and other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Jayco Corporation Pty LtdFleetwood Corporation Limited
  • Table: Jayco Corporation Pty Ltd - financial performance
  • Table: Fleetwood Corporation Limited - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

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

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Baby Boomer
  • A term used to describe individuals born in the late 1940s to the 1960s. Older boomers began qualifying to retire in 2007. Later born boomers will continue entering retirement over the next decade.
  • Generation X
  • A term used to describe individuals born between 1960s and 1980.
  • Generation Y
  • A term used to describe individuals born between 1980s and 2000.
  • Grey Nomad
  • An individual, typically retired, aged 55 or older who takes long-term camping trips across Australia.
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    This report on Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing:
    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
    • Helps you understand market dynamics to give you a deeper understanding of industry competition and the supply chain.
    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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