Relief valve: The rise in construction markets has, and will continue, to benefit industry growth

Over the five years to 2017, industry growth has been fueled by the broad economic recovery and subsequent uptick in construction activity. As the economy recovered from the temporary downturn in building activity, construction companies broke more ground, fueling demand for industry services. Consequently, industry revenue is expected to increase over the five years to 2017, despite a temporary downturn in 2015. Demand for industry services is expected to increase slightly over the five years to 2022. Underpinned by gains in the broader economy, construction activity is expected to increase substantially. The values of private nonresidential construction and residential construction are expected to grow over the next five years, contributing to overall anticipated industry growth...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$5bn
Annual Growth 12-17
2.7%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
40,121
Businesses
8,412
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Demand for industry services is expected to increase slightly over the next five years
  • Operators have benefited from somewhat stable demand from local and state governments
  • Due to projected growth in residential construction, industry participation is expected to increase
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    It is moderately difficult to enter the Portable Toilet Rental and Septic Tank Cleaning industry. New entrants must comply with regulatory and legislative barriers before they can compete effectively in the industry. These barriers include government-licensing, approval and permit processes.Initial capital start-up costs are relatively low for septic-system pumping, drain-cleaning and sewer-rodding services. There are many small, established operators already in this industry. Rural areas with new housing developments may provide new markets for these septic system services.Many larger operators have franchise opportunities, which enable new entrants to easily enter the industry and benefit from the incumbent's reputation and brand. The...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning Industry are

  • Superior financial management and debt management
  • Having a good reputation
  • Having a diverse range of clients
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Value of private nonresidential construction and Demand from concert and event promotion in the Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning Industry?

    The Portable Toilet Rental and Septic Tank Cleaning industry provides services such as portable toilet rental, septic tank maintenance and various drain and sewer services, such as cesspool pumping and cleaning.

    Industry Products
  • Septic tank maintenance services
  • Portable toilet rental
  • Drain and sewer services
  • Other services
  • Industry Activities
  • Beach cleaning and maintenance
  • Cesspool cleaning
  • Portable toilet renting and servicing
  • Pumping (i.e. cleaning) cesspools, portable toilets and septic tanks
  • Sewer cleaning and rodding
  • Sewer or storm-basin cleanout services
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Value of private nonresidential construction
  • Demand from concert and event promotion
  • Government consumption and investment
  • Value of residential construction
  • Regulation for the Portable Toilet Rental and Septic Tank Cleaning industry

  • Current Performance
  • Growth in construction
  • Government demand
  • Entertainment’s resilience
  • Small-scale acquisitions
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Construction continues to grow
  • Consolidation adds to profit
  • Heightened regulation
  • Table: Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Home Builders
  • Trade Show and Conference Planning
  • Commercial Building Construction

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Soap & Cleaning Compound Manufacturing
  • Waste Treatment & Disposal Services

  • Products & Services
  • Portable toilet rental
  • Other services
  • Septic tank maintenance services
  • Drain and sewer services
  • Chart: Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Portable toilet rental services
  • Septic tank cleaning and maintenance
  • Sewer rodding and cleaning of waste-holding and drain facilities

  • Major Markets
  • Businesses
  • State and local governments
  • Individuals
  • Federal government
  • Nonprofits
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitWagesPurchasesDepreciationRent and utilitiesOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning

  • Basis of Competition
  • Septic tank services sector
  • Portable toilet rental segment

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning 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 Portable Toilet Rental & Septic Tank Cleaning Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Value of private nonresidential construction (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Environmental Protection Agency (Epa)
  • A federal agency that regulates chemicals and protects human health by safeguarding the natural environment.
  • Rodding
  • The process of removing obstacles from drains or sewers using rods.
  • Septage
  • Waste pumped from septic tanks.
  • Septic Tank
  • A small-scale sewage treatment system common in areas with no connection to main sewage pipes. About 25.0% of North Americans rely on septic tanks.
  • The Clean Water Act
  • The primary federal law in the United States governing water pollution.
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