Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Commercial Washing Machine Manufacturing industry has experienced growth over the past five years due to steady US population growth, particularly in urban areas. Declining rental vacancy rates have meant more consumers using laundromats and communal laundry rooms, both of which typically contain commercial washing machines. In fact, a rise in multifamily construction has expanded the industry's potential customer base in recent years. Demand for industry products is stable, and growth is expected to continue through the next five years. However, rapid recent growth in industry exports will likely be tempered by a stronger US dollar and slowing growth in emerging markets.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The Commercial Washing Machine Manufacturing industry manufactures only a few core products, including topload washers, frontload washers, stacked washers (with dryers) and parts. Dryers are excluded from this industry.
Topload washing machines
Topload washers have doors on the top and have a general drum capacity of 3.2 to 3.3 cubic feet, which holds about 15 pounds of laundry. Demand for topload washing machines primarily depends on multifamily residential construction and rental occupancy rates, as these products are commonly installed in apartment buildings and other similar structures... purchase to read more