Build up: Economic growth and technological advances will support industry revenue growth

The Industrial Building Construction industry has experienced revenue volatility over the past five years. The industry experienced strong positive growth in 2013, 2014 and 2015, when growing downstream demand helped boost production. However, revenue decreased in 2016 due to a rising trade-weighted index. In the coming years, industry revenue is expected to expand, as operators benefit from an improved economy and the reinvestment of corporate profit into new manufacturing and distribution structures. While the Federal Reserve is expected to continue gradually tightening monetary policy, interest rates are expected to remain relatively low, encouraging investments in new industrial structures...purchase to read more.

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

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Economic growth and higher downstream demand will support revenue expansion
  • Volatile market conditions continued to push industry operators out of business early in the period
  • The US export sector is expected to continue expanding over the next five years
  • Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

    The Industrial Building Construction industry has a low level of market share concentration, with the top three companies holding a combined share of 11.0% of industry revenue. The largest players are multinational general contractors with the resources and staff to handle massive contracts for industrial facilities like automotive manufacturing plants. However, most participants in the industry are small-scale general contractors that serve a specific sector and local geographic region. Only 4.1% of establishments employ at least 100 people, while 81.3% of enterprises employ fewer than 20 employees. For the largest industry operators, the prevailing model is to subcontract small- and midsize operators only when necessary. As ...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Industrial Building Construction Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Industrial Building Construction Industry are

  • Ability to expand and curtail operations rapidly in line with market demand
  • Ability to negotiate successfully with regulator
  • Access to high quality inputs
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Government consumption and investment and Manufacturing capacity utilization in the Industrial Building Construction industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Industrial Building Construction Industry?

    The industry is composed of contractors that are primarily responsible for the construction (e.g. new work, additions, alterations, maintenance and repairs) of industrial and manufacturing buildings. Establishments include general contractors, design-build companies and construction management operators.

    Industry Products
  • Renovations
  • Construction management services
  • Other nonbuilding construction services
  • General contracting
  • Specialty services
  • Industry Activities
  • Constructing new and industrial buildings
  • Performing alterations, additions or repairs to and industrial buildings
  • Constructing waste and garbage disposal plants
  • Constructing factories, plants and mills
  • Constructing industrial laboratories and testing facilities
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Government consumption and investment
  • Manufacturing capacity utilization
  • Private investment in manufacturing structures
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Yield on 10-year Treasury note

  • Current Performance
  • Revenue volatility and profit margins
  • Industry rebalancing
  • Hurdles remain
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Looking inward
  • Industry structure
  • Table: Industrial Building Construction Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Industrial Building Construction Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Mining
  • Manufacturing
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Public Administration

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Concrete Pipe & Block Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Construction & Mining Equipment Wholesaling
  • Heavy Equipment Rental
  • Lumber Wholesaling
  • Ready-Mix Concrete Manufacturing
  • Roofing, Siding & Insulation Wholesaling

  • Products & Services
  • General contracting
  • Construction management services
  • Renovations
  • Other nonbuilding construction services
  • Specialty services
  • Chart: Industrial Building Construction Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Pharmaceutical manufacturing
  • Chemical manufacturing
  • Plastics and plastic product manufacturing
  • Mass Transit
  • Aviation
  • Water Transport
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Industrial Building Construction Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Industrial Building Construction

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Industrial Building Construction Industry

  • Industry Globalization
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  • Table: Fluor Corp. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Industrial Building Construction 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 Industrial Building Construction Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (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
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Development Consortium
  • A group of developers used to construct a building or complex.
  • Industrial Building
  • A building primarily used to accommodate capital equipment for the manufacturing, packaging or storage of products.
  • Tender
  • A written offer or bid to contract goods or services at a specified cost or rate.
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