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Wheelchairs Procurement Research Report | Published: Oct 2014

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Wheelchairs: Procurement Research Report Highlights

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3-year Price Forecast Supply Chain Analysis
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The Wheelchairs procurement report contains data and analysis of current and future trends when buying goods and services. IBISWorld’s in-depth procurement research is always presented in a logical and consistent format for easy reference throughout a company. The Wheelchairs Procurement Research Report contains growth forecasts for a three-year outlook period and supplier profit benchmarks so your company can make the right purchasing decision.

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Wheelchairs - Recent Price Trend

Given the sufficient supply and growing demand, wheelchair price volatility is low. Price volatility is responsive to general population conditions. For example, since 2009, the number of US residents older than the age of 65 has grown by 10.0%, which has resulted in higher demand for wheelchairs. This population trend has encouraged an annualized 0.8% price increase from 2010 to 2013. In... purchase to read more

Wheelchairs - Total Cost of Ownership

The total cost of ownership for wheelchairs, based on the purchase price as a proportion of the overall cost of ownership, is medium. Although wheelchairs have an average cost of $290, the total cost of ownership is greater than 50.0% of that price per year, largely a result of maintenance and repair costs. Repair costs can quickly add up to more than half of the original purchase price. The most... purchase to read more

 


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This report is intended to assist buyers of manual wheelchairs in making informed purchasing decisions. Wheelchairs are devices made of a chair-like fixture attached to rotating wheels. Users are propelled forward using their hands or by having another person push them. Typical users of wheelchairs are people that are unable to walk using their legs. This report excludes mobility scooters and power wheelchairs.



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