Overview

Under construction: Declining demand from manufacturing threatens industry expansion

IBISWorld’s Factory and Industrial Building Construction market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

REPORT SNAPSHOT

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Growth in merchandise trade and online sales is driving investment into warehouse and distribution facilities
  • Improved demand to accompany the stronger performance of the Mining, Agricultural and to a lesser extent Manufacturing divisions

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    The Factory and Industrial Building Construction industry constructs a variety of buildings, ranging in complexity from simple tilt-wall warehouse space to sophisticated purpose-built laboratories with high security and humidity-controlled environments. The industry's performance responds to trends in demand from several segments of the economy, notably the Manufacturing, Mining and Agriculture divisions. Much recent industry activity has focused on the construction of warehousing and distribution facilities to meet demand generated from the Wholesale and Retail Trade divisions and the upward trend in merchandise trade.

    Over the five years through 2016-17, industry revenue is projected to decline by an annualised 2.9% to total $5.6 billion...

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    What is the Factory and Industrial Building Construction industry?

    Beyond formal qualifications and licensing requirements, there are relatively few barriers to the entry for new competitors. This is evident from the fluctuations in enterprise numbers in response to demand conditions in local building markets. State- or territory-based registration and licensing requirements are generally satisfied through a combination of trade or building qualifications and proven capabilities.

    An entrant's capacity to establish a foothold in the industry largely depends on its ability to convince clients of its capabilities. New entrants typically lack a proven track record and seldom have the established relationships with property developers and financiers. Thi...

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    Additional Insights for the Factory and Industrial Building Construction Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Factory and Industrial Building Construction Industry are

  • Close relationship with property developers
  • Heavily dependent on skilled subcontractors
  • Tendering for contracts
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from manufacturing and Total merchandise imports and exports in the Factory and Industrial Building Construction industry impact industry performance..

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    Products & Brands

    Major products in this industry
    Factories and other production buildings
    Warehouses
    Agriculture and aquaculture buildings
    Other industrial buildings

    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
  • Demand from manufacturing
  • Total merchandise imports and exports
  • Demand from mining
  • Demand from agriculture

  • Current Performance
  • Key drivers of demand
  • Profit and employment
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Table: Factory and Industrial Building Construction Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Factory and Industrial Building Construction Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Manufacturing
  • Wholesale Trade
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing
  • Online Shopping
  • Industrial and Other Property Operators

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Construction
  • Hardware Wholesaling
  • Heating, Cooling and Ventilation Equipment Manufacturing
  • Machinery and Scaffolding Rental
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

  • Products & Services
  • Warehouses
  • Other industrial buildings
  • Factories and other production buildings
  • Agriculture and aquaculture buildings
  • Chart: Factory and Industrial Building Construction Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Industrial property developers
  • Resource firms
  • Public sector agencies
  • Wholesalers and import agents
  • Manufacturers
  • Transport and logistics companies
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Factory and Industrial Building Construction Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Factory and Industrial Building Construction

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Factory and Industrial Building Construction Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Factory and Industrial Building Construction 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 Factory and Industrial Building Construction Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Value of work done (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Commercial Buildings
  • Refers to non-residential buildings that have a commercial application such as offices, retail stores, hotels and entertainment venues.
  • Institutional Buildings
  • Refers to non-residential buildings that are generally operated to provide a public service, including schools, universities, hospitals, law courts and religious buildings.
  • Safe Work Method Statement (Swms)
  • A statement prepared to brief onsite personnel about health and safety risks.
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    This report on Factory and Industrial Building Construction:
    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
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    • 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 Factory and Industrial Building Construction 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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