Sticking together: Growing downstream markets will support demand for industry products

Over the five years to 2017, this industry is expected to experience marginal growth, aided by increased demand for industry goods from downstream markets. Over the past five years, increases in consumer confidence and consumer spending led to rebounds in construction activity and new car sales early in the period. To meet consumer demand, these downstream markets increased their output, leading to a rise in demand for adhesive products. However, demand from these downstream markets slowed later in the period, contributing to the industry's limited growth...purchase to read more.

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

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Key downstream industries’ production levels are expected to rise, supporting demand for adhesives
  • Industry profit margins have grown due to recent declines in resin prices
  • Growth in the Chinese and Indian aviation markets will cause a significant increase in demand
  • Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

    The Adhesive Manufacturing industry is in the mature stage of its life cycle. Over the 10 years to 2022, industry value added, measured as an industry's contribution to the overall economy, is expected to increase at an annualized rate of 1.7%, just slightly slower than GDP's annualized growth of 2.0% during the same period. Earlier in the period, the industry grew significantly faster than the overall economy but has since slowed down and is expected to continue to do so. This can be attributed to fluctuations in prices for plastics and resins and a flurry of mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. The industry is heavily dependent on the downstream manufacturing and construction sectors, and demand fluctuations for these sectors affect industry revenue...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Adhesive Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Establishment of brand names
  • Control of distribution arrangements
  • Effective cost controls
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as New car sales and Value of construction in the Adhesive Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Adhesive Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures adhesives, glues and caulking compounds. Adhesives are materials that are initially fluid or semifluid, but when placed between two opposing solid materials, they become solids. They bond to the surfaces they are applied to and prevent joint movement. This industry excludes asphalt, dental and gypsum-based adhesives.

    Industry Products
  • Synthetic resin and rubber adhesives
  • Nonstructural caulking components
  • Natural-based glues and adhesives
  • Structural sealants
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing adhesives (except asphalt, dental, gypsum base)
  • Manufacturing caulking compounds (except gypsum base)
  • Manufacturing rubber cement
  • Manufacturing epoxy adhesives
  • Manufacturing glues (except dental)
  • Manufacturing joint compounds (except gypsum base)
  • Manufacturing mucilage adhesives
  • Manufacturing adhesive paste
  • Manufacturing pipe sealing compound
  • Manufacturing plumbers' putty
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • New car sales
  • Value of construction
  • Industrial production index
  • Import penetration into the manufacturing sector
  • Price of plastic materials and resin
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
  • Downstream markets
  • Profit and consolidation
  • International trade
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Changes in downstream markets
  • Industry consolidation and profit margins
  • Trade
  • Table: Adhesive Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Adhesive Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Construction
  • Flooring Installers
  • Glass & Glazing Contractors
  • Shoe & Footwear Manufacturing
  • Office Stationery Manufacturing
  • Automobile Engine & Parts Manufacturing
  • Aircraft, Engine & Parts Manufacturing
  • Medical Instrument & Supply Manufacturing
  • Packaging & Labeling Services
  • Plumbers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Petrochemical Manufacturing
  • Plastic & Resin Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Synthetic resin and rubber adhesives
  • Nonstructural caulking components
  • Natural-based glues and adhesives
  • Other
  • Structural sealants
  • Chart: Adhesive Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Manufacturers
  • Wholesalers
  • Exports
  • Other
  • Construction
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Adhesive Manufacturing 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 Adhesive Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Adhesive Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, 3M Company,
  • Table: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA - financial performance
  • Table: 3M Company - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Adhesive 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 Adhesive Manufacturing Industry
  • 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)
  • Price of Resin (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Acrylic Adhesive
  • A pressure-sensitive adhesive based on high-strength, acrylic polymers that can be coated as a solvent or emulsion system.
  • Caulk
  • A waterproof filler and sealant used in construction and repairs to make components watertight.
  • Epoxy Adhesive
  • A two-part adhesive system composed of epoxy resin and epoxy hardener that is used for bonding ceramic tile to back up material.
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