Coal & Ore Wholesaling in the US: Market Research Report

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Coal & Ore Wholesaling Market Research Report | NAICS 42352 | Dec 2014

Heating up: Demand from electricity generation will return, but not without pressure from renewable energies

IBISWorld’s Coal & Ore Wholesaling 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
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Strong growth is forecast in the Coal and Ore Wholesaling industry over the next five years, with demand from power generation expected to increase. The industry will face ongoing threats from environmental legislation and the growing market share of renewable energies, but booming demand from third world countries is expected to foster strong growth, particularly after 2015... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

The Coal and Ore Wholesaling industry is characterized by a moderate level of capital intensity. In 2014, for every $1.00 spent on wages, industry operators will invest an estimated $0.28 in capital, a decrease from $0.36 in 2009. This decrease has been influenced by decreases in capital expenditure in the industry, as coal markets have been volatile in the period, which deters capital investment. Labor expenses are relatively low, accounting for 2.1% of industry revenue in 2014. However, a high level of capital is required for establishing logistical infrastructure in order to move this industry's products from the mines to their final destination... purchase to read more


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What is the Coal & Ore Wholesaling Industry?

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in wholesaling coal, coke, metal ores and some nonmetallic minerals (except precious and semiprecious stones and minerals used in construction, such as sand and gravel).

Industry Products
Coal productsOther oresCopper products
Industry Activities
Coal wholesalingCoke wholesalingMetallic concentrate wholesalingCoal and coke fuel wholesalingMinerals wholesalingOre concentrates wholesalingOre wholesaling

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