Car & Automobile Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Car & Automobile Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 33611a | Apr 2014

Transmission overdrive: Renewed consumer spending and a shift toward green vehicles will drive growth

The Car & Automobile Manufacturing market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The lingering effects of the recession have significantly altered the state of the Car and Automobile Manufacturing industry in the five years to 2014. The industry was ill prepared for the consequences of such an economic downturn and operators engaged in plant closures, suspended research and development, drastically reduced employment and made pleas for government bailouts in order to secure revenue. Nonetheless, despite these circumstances, industry profit is expected to trend upward as consumer spending increases and companies shift toward green vehicles... 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 accounting for an estimated 63.0% of industry output in 2014. 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 2019 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 operations, which are referred to as automakers, typically produce cars, including electric cars, in assembly plants. The manufacture of light trucks (e.g. vans, pickups and SUVs), heavy trucks and motorcycles is excluded from this industry.

Industry Products
Compact and subcompact carsMidsize and full-size sedansSports carsLuxury cars
Industry Activities
Automobile assembling Automobile chassis

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