The Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing industry in China developed rapidly in the past five years due to strong growth in automobile manufacturing (IBISWorld industry reports 3721 and 3721a) and road infrastructure (4726) in China. Industry revenue is estimated at $21 billion in 2017, up 13.5% for the year, with annualized growth of 12.9% in the five years through 2017.Exports account for an estimated 22% of industry revenue in 2017, down from 27.9% in 2012. The two reasons for the decline are reduced foreign demand since the global recession and very high and growing domestic demand. Imports are expected to total $220.3 million in 2017, up 12% from 2016, mainly due to continuously increasing domestic demand for high-end industry products...purchase to read more.

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There are many small and medium-sized enterprises operating in the industry, but few have significant market control at a national level. The top four industry operators account for about 13.7% in 2017.The low industry concentration level also reflects the diverse nature of the industry's products. Firms tend to focus on particular automobile body and trailer products or parts. Only some large firms can manufacture an extensive range of automobile bodies and trailers.With increased price competition and falling profit margins, ACMR-IBISWorld anticipates that industry concentration will change little in the future...purchase to read more.

Additional Insights for the Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry are

  • Effective quality control
  • Economies of scale
  • Having a good technical knowledge of the product
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Manufacturing Exports - Metal Products and Domestic Goods Prices - Metals - Steel in the Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry?

    Enterprises in the Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing industry in China manufacture automobile bodies, trailers, and other non-mechanically propelled vehicle parts, such as cabs, chassis, body structures, truck trailers and semi-trailers. Additional products include vehicle parts such as travel trailers, recreational vehicle bodies, campers, tankers, container trucks, munitions trailers and exhibition trailers.

    Industry Products
  • Automobile bodies
  • Trailers and semi-trailers
  • Parts of automobile bodies and trailers
  • Industry Activities
  • vehicle bodies
  • trailers and semi-trailers
  • parts for vehicle bodies and trailers
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Manufacturing Exports - Metal Products
  • Domestic Goods Prices - Metals - Steel
  • Downstream Demand - Truck Transportation
  • Downstream Demand - Motor Vehicle mfg
  • World price of crude oil

  • Current Performance
    Revenue and outputExports and importsResearch and technology
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
    International tradeEnterprises and wagesIndustry trends
  • Table: Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Construction Equipment Manufacturing
  • Automobile Manufacturing
  • Car Repair Services
  • Freight Trucking

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Iron & Steel Casting
  • Iron and Steel Smelting
  • Iron Ore Mining
  • Paint Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Automobile bodies
  • Trailers and semi-trailers
  • Parts of automobile bodies and trailers
  • Chart: Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Development of downstream industries
  • Quality of industry products
  • Service supplying
  • Government regulations

  • Major Markets
  • Commercial sector
  • Export markets
  • Households
  • Government
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Depreciation
  • Wages
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Price
  • Flexibility in product design
  • After-sales services
  • Distribution networks
  • Relationships

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Shenzhen CIMC Special Vehicles Co., Ltd., Guangdong Fuwa Engineering Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Hubei Qixing Auto Body Co., Ltd., Liaoning Luping Machine Co., Ltd., Nanjing Fuli Automotive Carriage Manufacturing Factory,
  • Table: Shenzhen CIMC Special Vehicles Co., Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Guangdong Fuwa Engineering Manufacturing Co., Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Hubei Qixing Auto Body Co., Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Liaoning Luping Machine Co., Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Nanjing Fuli Automotive Carriage Manufacturing Factory - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Automobile Body and Trailer Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Total Assets (2008-2022)
  • Automobile Output (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Camper
  • A motor vehicle with space and equipment, either in a rear compartment or in an attached trailer, for sleeping and simple housekeeping, used for camping and recreational travel.
  • Chassis
  • The rectangular, usually steel frame, supported on springs and attached to a vehicle's axles, that holds the body and motor of an automotive vehicle.
  • Tanker
  • A truck constructed to transport liquids, such as oil, in bulk.
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