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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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IBISWorld’s Wheelchairs procurement research is intended to help you save time and money in the initial research stages of the buying process. Our data and analysis explain the characteristics, pricing dynamics, supply chain risks and negotiation tactics of Wheelchairs to help your company negotiate strategically with suppliers. Our report insights also give your company the credibility to work with internal stakeholders and executives to better manage the sourcing process.

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Wheelchairs - Recent Price Trend

The average price for wheelchairs has been trending upward at an estimated annualized rate of 0.8% over the three years to 2014. Swelling demand for wheelchairs has contributed to rising prices, whereas a marginal increase in operating costs has helped alleviate more rapid price growth. Stiff market competition has further aided in preventing any major swings in pricing during the period.Given... 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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