Overview

Stable foundation: Pallet pooling systems are expected to support industry revenue growth

The Pallet and Skid Rental market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Widespread market acceptance of pallet pooling arrangements
  • Growth driven by the expansion in merchandise trade and trends in the freight transport industries

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    The Pallet and Skid Rental industry serves many markets including manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers and logistics operators. As a result, demand for pallets often grows in line with the overall economy. Over the five years through 2016-17, industry revenue is forecast to grow by an annualised 2.3% to reach $584.0 million. This includes revenue growth of 3.2% during the current year, supported by favourable trends in merchandise trade and in the Integrated Logistics industry.

    The industry is highly capital intensive and, similar to most rental industries, industry firms incur substantial depreciation and repair costs. However, the industry's larger firms are able to benefit from economies of scale...

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    What is the Pallet and Skid Rental industry?

    The Pallet and Skid Rental industry is influenced by many other industries, as its services are widely used. Industry revenue is forecast to grow at an annualised 2.3% over the five years through 2016-17, to reach $584.0 million. Demand for industry services has varied across the many downstream industries. Solid trends in road freight transport and integrated logistics have offset deteriorating demand from the Manufacturing division, particularly from the automotive industries. During 2016-17, industry revenue is projected to grow by 3.2%, supported by improved demand conditions in the Wholesale Trade division and continued strong demand from integrated logistics customers.

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    Additional Insights for the Pallet and Skid Rental Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Pallet and Skid Rental Industry are

  • Ability to effectively manage debtors
  • Ability to alter goods and services produced in favour of market conditions
  • Business expertise of operators
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from integrated logistics and Demand from manufacturing in the Pallet and Skid Rental industry impact industry performance..

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    Products & Brands

    Major products in this industry
    Other pallet and skid rental
    Wooden pallet and skid rental
    Examples of brands in this Industry
    CHEP
    Pallets Asia-Pacific

    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 integrated logistics
  • Demand from manufacturing
  • Demand from retail trade
  • Demand from road transport
  • Demand from wholesale trade
  • Total merchandise imports and exports

  • Current Performance
  • Buying vs renting
  • Downstream demand
  • Product design
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Table: Pallet and Skid Rental Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Pallet and Skid Rental Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Wholesale Trade
  • Road Freight Transport
  • General Warehousing and Cold Storage
  • Supermarkets and Grocery Stores
  • Hardware and Building Supplies Retailing
  • Integrated Logistics

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Pallets and Other Wood Product Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Wooden pallet and skid rental
  • Other pallet and skid rental
  • Chart: Pallet and Skid Rental Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Manufacturers
  • Wholesalers
  • Logistics operators
  • Retailers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Pallet and Skid Rental Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Freight
  • Depreciation
  • Purchases
  • Repair
  • Rent
  • Subcontractor payments
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Pallet and Skid Rental

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Pallet and Skid Rental Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Brambles LimitedLoscam Australia Pty Ltd
  • Table: Brambles Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Loscam Australia Pty Ltd - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Pallet and Skid Rental 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 Pallet and Skid Rental Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Australian Standard Pallet
  • Hardwood pallet with dimensions of 1,165 millimetres x 1,165 millimetres, and recognised as one of six international standard pallet sizes.
  • Pallet
  • Flat transport structure comprising a top and bottom deck, with bearers connecting the decks and providing support.
  • Pallet Pooling
  • Shared use of rented pallets between different companies and levels of the supply chain, managed by one pallet rental operator.
  • Skid
  • Flat transport structure with a top deck and bearers, but no bottom deck.
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    • 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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