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Explosives Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Explosives Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 32592 | Oct 2013

Lit fuse: Increased demand from nonferrous metal mining and emerging markets will bolster growth

IBISWorld’s Explosives Manufacturing market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$2bn
Annual Growth 08-13
2.0%
Annual Growth 13-18
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Employment
6,568
Businesses
53
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

This industry has rebounded strongly since taking a major blow during the recession. Renewed revenue is expected to continue growing at a steady rate through 2018. Increased demand from nonferrous mining and emerging markets will keep the growth rate moving along. However, as the trade-weighted index rises, our exports become more expensive to other countries, which could ultimately hamper industry growth... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

In general, barriers to entry are high in the Explosives Manufacturing industry, with the most significant deterrent being the global manufacturers that control the majority of the market. The industry's two largest companies, Incitec Pivot Limited and Orica Limited, are expected to account for 58.5% of the US Explosives Manufacturing industry in 2013. A significant degree of regulatory control also acts as a barrier to entry to this industry. Explosives are dangerous products, and require stringent regulation under the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Forearms and Explosives (ATF). In addition to granting permits and licenses to manufacturers, the ATF oversees the transportation and storage of explosives... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Explosives Manufacturing Industry?

Operators in this industry manufacture explosives, blasting agents and oxidizers. Industry manufacturers may also be involved in the production of blasting accessories, such as blasting and detonating caps, fuses and cords. This industry does not manufacture pyrotechnics, ammunition, ammunition detonators or percussion caps.

Industry Products
Blasting agents and oxidizersHigh explosivesOther products
 
Industry Activities
Manufacturing detonating caps, cord, fuses and primers Manufacturing blasting accessories (e.g. caps, fuses, igniters and squibs) and powderDetonators (except ammunition) Dynamite Explosives Gunpowder Pentolite explosive materials Manufacturing safety fuses and blasting


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