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Car & Automobile Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Car & Automobile Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 33611a | Aug 2016

Smooth ride: Renewed consumer spending and a shift toward green vehicles will boost sales

IBISWorld’s Car & Automobile Manufacturing market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$121bn
Annual Growth 11-16
6.6%
Annual Growth 16-21
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Profit
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Employment
70,043
Businesses
167
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Car and Automobile Manufacturing industry endured weak sales during the recession but has since recovered during the current five years due to rising consumer confidence and low interest rates. In addition, more Americans returned to work and consumer sentiment began to recover, making customers more likely to purchase big-ticket items, such as new vehicles. Over the next five years, strengthening economic conditions and returning consumer confidence will continue to fuel the industry, albeit at a slower rate. Automakers will also seek growth potential in the hybrid and fuel-efficient car market as they focus on developing gas-electric hybrid vehicles to increase fuel efficiency and cut exhaust emissions... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Car and Automobile Manufacturing industry has moderate market share concentration, with the top four companies generally accounting for between 45.0% and 55.0% of industry output. Company market share can vary significantly within a fairly short time in this industry. IBISWorld expects the market share winners over the five years to 2021 will be the companies that can most effectively balance affordability, technological advancement (particularly with engines and entertainment) and attractive vehicle styling... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Car & Automobile Manufacturing Industry?

Companies in this industry manufacture cars and automobile chassis. These operators, which are referred to as automakers, typically produce cars, including electric cars, in assembly plants. The manufacturing of light trucks (e.g. vans, pickups and SUVs), heavy trucks and motorcycles is excluded from this industry.

Industry Products
Compact and subcompact carsMidsize sedansLarge carsLuxury cars
 
Industry Activities
Automobile assembling Automobile chassis


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