Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Sports and Athletic Field Construction industry has endured a difficult five years, as it continued to feel the burden of the construction market collapse and subsequent recession. Some sports venues reduced investment in upgrades, while colleges and other educational markets postponed projects. In the coming years, the industry is expected to enter a period of growth. As economic growth gains steam, construction projects are projected to revive across the industry's downstream markets.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The industry is broadly distributed according to the regional share of population; however, the distribution of establishments also corresponds with regional climate variations, which increases demand for athletic fields. The industry is primarily distributed in the Southeast, West and Southwest regions of the United States.
The Southeast region has the largest share of industry establishments, measuring 31.5% in 2015. This substantial percentage is mainly due to the region's high share of the population, given that 25.5% of the population resides in the Southeast. The West is another prominent region for the industry, with an estimated 14.1% of establishments in 2015. This share is slightly lower than the region's respective 17.2% of the population... purchase to read more