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Glass & Glazing Contractors in the US: Market Research Report

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Glass & Glazing Contractors Market Research Report | NAICS 23815 | Apr 2016

Glass menagerie: Rising investment in construction will provide ample demand for the industry

The Glass & Glazing Contractors 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.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$12bn
Annual Growth 11-16
3.9%
Annual Growth 16-21
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Profit
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Employment
73,282
Businesses
22,772
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The five years to 2016 marked an inflection point for the Glass and Glazing Contractors industry. Rapidly recovering residential construction markets as well as growing corporate profit and consumer spending helped to finally boost industry revenue after it struggled to grow in the early years of the period. The industry's largest contractors specialize in installing glass curtain walls and exterior facades on office buildings and other commercial property, which usually constitute lucrative contracts. Smaller operators specialize in residential markets and emergency glass repair. Thanks to solid recoveries in most of these markets, operators were able to raise prices, and thus, profit margins over the period... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

The industry has relatively low barriers to the entry of new competitors, since operations are not capital intensive and do not require extensive specialist skills. Still, most new entrants will encounter some difficulty competing with existing contractors that have an established reputation within a local area. New entrants may encounter difficulties obtaining a foothold in a local market due to the established relationships between the existing contractors and local commercial building companies and property managers.

The costs of business startup may prove a barrier to the entry of very small operators into this industry as most establishments need floor space to store and process glass products prior to installation... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Glass & Glazing Contractors Industry?

Companies in this industry select, cut and install glass panels for large windows, glass doors, skylights, curtain walls and sunroom additions in all types of buildings; they also install window panes. The glasswork performed includes new work, additions, alterations, maintenance and repairs. This industry does not install, tint or repair automotive glass and it does not install prefabricated window units.

Industry Products
InteriorsCurtain wall and window workStorefronts and entrancesMaintenance and repair servicesRenovation
 
Industry Activities
Glass curtain wall installationDecorative glass and mirror installationGlass coating and tinting services (except automotive)Stained glass installationGlass partitions installationWindow pane installation


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