Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Over the next five years, the Tire Manufacturing industry will continue to recover, with pent-up demand for tires boosting sales growth. Fuel-efficient tires that cater to cost-conscious consumers will be popular among consumers and help drive industry sales. Firms will invest in creating tires that cater to this demand as fuel prices rise and environmental awareness grows. Nevertheless, overseas competition and demand will continue to threaten this industry's performance... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter
There are no licensing requirements, government regulations or resource constraints that are significant enough to prevent firms from entering the Tire Manufacturing industry. The major resource required to enter this industry is capital. The investment requirements for entry include significant capital purchases, including equipment to manufacture tires and related purchases. The steep price for the investment required might deter firms from entering the industry.
Manufacturers also need to seek distribution channels for their products, which can be quite difficult during an economic downturn. In a declining industry, it can be quite hard for new entrants to get access to the distribution channels created among a handful of major players... purchase to read more