Building up: As nonresidential construction in California continues to rise, revenue will follow suit

Over the five years to 2017, the Aluminum Manufacturing industry in California has experienced healthy revenue growth. Revenue growth over the period has been driven primarily by increases in nonresidential construction activity. Nonresidential construction frequently uses industry products, such as aluminum wire, bars, tubes and panels, for a variety of building applications. This strong growth in nonresidential construction activity has helped drive demand for industry products, bolstering revenue over the period. However, volatile aluminum prices have affected industry players' profit margins. Over the five years to 2022, industry revenue is forecast to continue increasing. Revenue growth is expected to be supported by continued rises in nonresidential construction activity...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Forecast Growth 17-22

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Revenue growth has been primarily driven by increases in nonresidential construction activity
  • The falling price of aluminum has forced operators to lower prices to remain competitive
  • Growing demand will enable operators to increase the price of their products while still operating competitively
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    The Aluminum Manufacturing industry in California produces a variety of aluminum products, which are generally segmented among industry services. These services include refining alumina; producing primary aluminum; reprocessing scrap aluminum into new aluminum products; manufacturing aluminum sheets, plates and foil; extruding aluminum rods, bars and tubes; and rolling and drawing other aluminum products.Aluminum rolling, drawing and extrudingAluminum rolling, drawing and extruding accounts for the largest portion of industry revenue in California, generating an estimated 59.3% of industry revenue in 2017. Products within this category consist of nails, tubes, wires and aluminum bars. Thi...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Aluminum Manufacturing in California Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Aluminum Manufacturing in California Industry are

  • Access to high quality inputs
  • Supply contracts in place for key inputs
  • Ability to pass on cost increases
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Value of nonresidential construction in California and Industrial production index in the Aluminum Manufacturing in California industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Aluminum Manufacturing in California Industry?

    Companies in this industry refine aluminum-bearing bauxite into alumina, smelt alumina to produce aluminum and manufacture aluminum products, such as alloys, plate, sheet, foil and extrusions. The industry also includes companies that recover aluminum from scrap.

    Industry Products
  • Aluminum rolling, drawing and extruding
  • Aluminum sheets, plates and foil
  • Secondary smelting and alloying
  • Alumina refining and primary aluminum production
  • Industry Activities
  • Refining bauxite into alumina
  • Smelting alumina to produce aluminum
  • Recovering aluminum from scrap (secondary smelting)
  • Flat rolling or continuous casting aluminum sheet, plate, foil and welded tube
  • Manufacturing aluminum alloys, powders, pastes and flake
  • Rolling, drawing or extruding aluminum shapes
  • 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 nonresidential construction in California
  • Industrial production index
  • World price of aluminum
  • Manufacturing GDP for California

  • Current Performance
  • Construction builds revenue
  • Volatility causes uncertainty
  • Industry landscape
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Rising construction activity
  • Industry landscape outlook
  • Table: Aluminum Manufacturing in California Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Aluminum Manufacturing in California Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Nonferrous Metal Foundry Products Manufacturing
  • Metal Can & Container Manufacturing
  • Car & Automobile Manufacturing
  • SUV & Light Truck Manufacturing
  • Aircraft, Engine & Parts Manufacturing
  • Space Vehicle & Missile Manufacturing
  • Train, Subway & Transit Car Manufacturing
  • Ship Building
  • Boat Building

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Coal & Natural Gas Power
  • Coal & Ore Wholesaling
  • Electric Power Transmission
  • Hydroelectric Power
  • Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Nuclear Power

  • Products & Services
  • Aluminum rolling, drawing and extruding
  • Secondary smelting and alloying
  • Alumina refining and primary aluminum production
  • Aluminum sheets, plates and foil
  • Other
  • Chart: Aluminum Manufacturing in California Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Transportation equipment
  • Other
  • Packaging
  • Construction
  • Industrial
  • Consumer Durables
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Aluminum Manufacturing in California Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Aluminum Manufacturing in California

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Aluminum Manufacturing in California Industry

  • Arconic, CASS Inc., Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, Unimet Metal Supply Inc.,
  • Table: Arconic - financial performance
  • Table: CASS Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Kaiser Aluminum Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Unimet Metal Supply Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Aluminum Manufacturing in California 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 Aluminum Manufacturing in California Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Industrial Production Index (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • A semi-processed form of aluminum obtained when bauxite, an aluminum-bearing ore, is refined.
  • Drawing
  • A process for producing wire, bar or tube by pulling metal, increasing its length and reducing its diameter. Wire is typically pulled through a series of dies (holes) of decreasing size.
  • Extruding
  • The process of forcing a solid and usually heated metal through an opening with the shape as the desired end-product. A hydraulically operated ram is used to push the metal through the opening.
  • Ingot
  • Semi-processed metal shapes that usually require further shaping, such as cold and hot working, cutting or milling to produce a useful final product.
  • Nonferrous Metals
  • Metals other than iron and steel.
  • Primary Manufacture
  • Production of metals in its most basic form.
  • Rolling
  • A process that reduces the thickness of a piece of metal by passing it through successive rotating mills that compress the metal.
  • Secondary Manufacture
  • Smelting, refining, and blending metal recovered from primary metal production or from recycled metal.
  • Semi-Fabrication
  • Includes several industrial processes for the production of rolled products, extrusions, wire, tubes, forgings and castings.
  • Unwrought
  • The output of primary and secondary aluminum production prior to further processing and fabrication
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