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Art & Office Supply Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Art & Office Supply Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 33994 | Aug 2015

Writer's block: Downsizing and consolidation will continue as demand declines

IBISWorld’s Art & Office Supply Manufacturing market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$3bn
Annual Growth 10-15
-7.8%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Employment
9,909
Businesses
475
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

If writing by hand has gone out of style, the Art and Office Supply Manufacturing industry is feeling the effect. The industry's profit margin is contracting as a result of diminishing domestic demand, intense price competition and external competition from substitute technologies and imports. In the coming years, as operators deal with falling demand and high competition, downsizing and consolidation are expected to continue... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

With the ubiquity of electronic communication such as e-mail and text messaging, the Art and Office Supply Manufacturing industry has experienced declining sales during the past five years. Buying markets that have been strong in the past, such as K-12 students and large businesses, have shrunk significantly as these customers seek out substitute technologies in the form of electronic communication and storage. Additionally, competition from lower-cost imports has reduced sales of domestically produced goods. Decreasing demand, coupled with limited product innovation, has forced many operators to consolidate, diversify or exit the industry. Consequently, industry revenue is expected to plunge at an annualized 7.8% to $2.7 billion, with a drop of 3.7% in 2015... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Art & Office Supply Manufacturing Industry?

This industry purchases ink, wood, plastics and other materials to manufacture a range of art and office supplies. Industry products include pens, pencils, art goods, staplers, marking devices and carbon paper. Customers include businesses, consumers, wholesalers and office-supply retailers.

Industry Products
Pens and mechanical pencilsPencils and art goodsMarking devicesCarbon paper and inked ribbon
 
Industry Activities
Manufacturing writing utensils including pens, mechanical pencils, lead pencils, colored pencils and markers Manufacturing art supplies including paint, paintbrushes, canvas boards, clay, crayons and watercolorsManufacturing office supplies such as staplers, hole-punchers, label makers, blackboards, whiteboards and stamps Manufacturing carbon paper, stencil paper and inked ribbon


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