Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Operators within the Sheet Metal, Window and Door Manufacturing industry manufacture windows and doors, sheet metal products and ornamental and architectural metalwork. The construction sector comprises the overwhelming majority of demand for all industry products, so industry performance over the five years to 2016 reflects the brief stagnation and subsequent gradual rebound in downstream construction activity during this period. In the coming years, demand for sheet metal products will continue to rise from downstream construction markets, with burgeoning residential construction activity driving the bulk of industry growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
This industry has a low level of market share concentration, with no company expected to account for more than 2.0% of industry revenue in 2016. The majority of companies are small, family-owned enterprises, with nearly three-quarters of industry participants employing fewer than 20 employees and generating less than $1.0 million in annual sales. In fact, only an estimated 11.6% of companies employ 50 or more workers, although these larger companies are expected to generate an estimated 63.6% share of industry revenue in 2016. More than a third of all establishments are owned or operated by four or fewer people, while only 4.9% of all establishments employ more than 100 workers.
Industry concentration varies significantly among product segments... purchase to read more