Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Expansion in building activity, corporate investment and industrial activity have spurred increased demand for wire and cable as the economy struggled to recover. Additionally, emerging nations are requiring more wire and cable to support their growing infrastructure. The industry will continue growing globally in the coming years, as growing profit margins, as a result of rising revenue and falling costs, entice new entrants... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Cable and wire are used in commercial and residential buildings, electrical and electronic products, vehicles, and underground and overhead power grids.
Building wire and cable
The building wire and cable segment is expected to account for 21.4% of industry revenue in 2013. Building wire and cable carry electrical currents throughout a building or dwelling. A significant downturn in home building activity in the United States from 2008 through 2010 caused sales of building wire and cable to fall... purchase to read more