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Washer & Dryer Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Washer & Dryer Manufacturing Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Houseware Manufacturing | Jun 2013

Spin cycle: Rising demand will boost revenue, and firms will increase efficiency to grow profit

IBISWorld’s Washer & Dryer Manufacturing market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Electrolux Electrolux market share
General Electric Company General Electric Company  market share
LG LG market share
Whirlpool Whirlpool market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$4bn
Annual Growth 08-13
-3.6%
Annual Growth 13-18
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Profit
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Employment
6,774
Businesses
9
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

High unemployment and stagnant income growth from the recession resulted in consumers becoming less willing to purchase durable products like washers and dryers, which constrained industry demand. In response, larger firms shut down facilities, while smaller firms exited the industry. During the next five years, disposable income and housing starts are projected to grow strongly, fueling consumer demand for washers and dryers.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Washer and Dryer Manufacturing industry exhibits a high degree of market share concentration. There are a small number of players competing in the industry, with the top four companies accounting for 85.2% of revenue. General Electric Company is the largest firm and currently controls 26.1% of the market. Similarly, Whirlpool Corporation, AB Electrolux and LG Electronics all account for large proportions of revenue and are expected to continue doing so. The industry became increasingly concentrated in 2006 when Whirlpool acquired one of its key competitors, Maytag Corporation.

Consolidation has led market share concentration to increase over the past five years... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Washer & Dryer Manufacturing Industry?

Companies in this industry manufacture household-type clothes washers and dryers.

Industry Products
Front-load washersTop-load washersDryersParts and accessories
 
Industry Activities
Manufacturing washing machinesManufacturing dryersManufacturing washer and dryer parts


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