Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Powered by strong deregulation in the energy sector, demand from utilities construction continued to rise even amid the economic downturn, aiding revenue for the Power Circuit Breaker Manufacturing industry. Over the five years to 2016, however, demand has shifted as utilities construction has waned and other construction markets have recovered. Most notably, the residential construction market has rebounded to double-digit growth in recent years. Consequently, industry revenue has grown over the period. Moving forward, the industry is poised for growth over the next five years. Its key downstream markets are set to increase production and output, which will benefit demand for newly manufactured power circuit breakers.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Power Circuit Breaker Manufacturing industry has a low level of market share concentration. In 2016, the four largest companies are expected to account for less than 25.0% of industry revenue. However, concentration has increased slightly in the past five years, as many companies in the industry have undergone merger and acquisition activity. For example, major player ABB Ltd. acquired Thomas and Betts, a designer and manufacturer of electrical and communication market components, in 2012.
Although concentration is low, most of the companies in the industry have significant operations abroad. In these foreign markets, there has also been significant merger and acquisition activity... purchase to read more