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Lights out: Industry revenue will decline due to the rising popularity of LED-lighting systems

IBISWorld’s Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Substitution of LEDs for traditional lighting systems reduced demand for industry products
  • Compact florescent sales have increased, providing some relief to falling revenue
  • Strong import penetration from low-cost countries will increase competition, harming industry prospects

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    In the five years to 2016, the industry has struggled with rising import penetration and increasing input costs, which constrained revenue and profit growth. Additionally, the increasing substitution of LEDs for traditional lighting systems has dramatically reduced demand for industry products. As a result, industry revenue is expected to decrease in the five years to 2016. Poor industry performance is expected to continue over the next five years, as contractors and homeowners alike are expected to increasingly opt for LED-lighting systems over industry products, significantly reducing downstream demand. As a result, industry revenue is projected to decrease over the five years to 2021...

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    Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Lighting and Bulb Manufacturing industry has a low level of capital intensity due to the combined need for automated machinery and human labor. For every dollar spent on wages, about $0.06 is spent on capital assets. Capital investment is largely in manufacturing machinery, which most large operators use to streamline the production process. New manufacturing machinery, equipment and facilities improve the quality of final products while increasing manufacturing efficiency and lowering production costs.

    Despite being highly automated, the industry still requires a significant amount of labor for the operation of industry machinery. The necessity for human labor drives up wage costs in the industry, lowering the industry's level of capital intensity. Add..

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    Additional Insights for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Having contacts within key markets
  • Establishment of brand names
  • Having links with suppliers
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    Industry Products

    What is the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry?

    Operators in this industry manufacture a range of products, including electric light bulbs, tubes, parts and components. However, this industry excludes light-emitting diode (LED) and lighting fixture manufacturers; LED systems are included in the Semiconductor & Circuit Manufacturing industry (IBISWorld report 33441a).

    Industry Products
    Nonresidential lighting systems
    Residential lighting systems for new homes
    Infrastructure lighting systems
    Industry Activities
    Manufacturing automotive light bulbs
    Manufacturing compact fluorescent light bulbs
    Manufacturing electrodes and cold cathode fluorescent lamps
    Manufacturing filaments for electric lamp bulbs
    Manufacturing flashlight bulbs
    Manufacturing health lamp bulbs, infrared and ultraviolet radiation
    Manufacturing lamp bulb parts (except glass blanks)
    Manufacturing lamp bulbs and tubes (i.e. fluorescent, incandescent filament, vapor)
    Manufacturing photoflash and photoflood lamp bulbs and tubes
    Manufacturing vapor lamps

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Price of nonferrous metals
  • Value of private nonresidential construction
  • Value of residential construction
  • Government consumption and investment

  • Current Performance
  • The LED threat
  • Incandescent short circuit
  • Rebounding construction
  • Blinding imports
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Flickering landscape
  • International trade
  • Brighter downstream demand
  • Table: Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Home Builders
  • Industrial Building Construction
  • Home Furnishing Wholesaling
  • Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling
  • Electronic Part & Equipment Wholesaling
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Municipal Building Construction
  • Road & Highway Construction
  • Road & Highway Maintenance

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Aluminum Manufacturing
  • Copper Rolling, Drawing & Extruding
  • Glass Product Manufacturing
  • Nonferrous Metal Rolling & Alloying
  • Oxygen & Hydrogen Gas Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Nonresidential lighting systems
  • Infrastructure lighting systems
  • Residential lighting systems for new homes
  • Chart: Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Electrical Wholesalers
  • Exports
  • Retail home improvement centers
  • Vehicle manufacturers
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Rent and utilities
  • Depreciation
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal
  • External

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    General Electric CompanyOsram SylvaniaKoninklijke Philips NV
  • Table: General Electric Company - financial performance
  • Table: Osram Sylvania - financial performance
  • Table: Koninklijke Philips NV - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

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

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Exports (2007-2021)
  • Imports (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Housing starts (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Jargon & Glossary
    Fluorescent Lamp
  • A lamp that can be used to satisfy the majority of fluorescent applications but does not include any lamp designed and marketed for certain non-general lighting applications.
  • Incandescent Lamp
  • A lamp that produces light by a filament heated to incandescence by an electric current and is not colored and meets certain other shape, size and wattage specifications.
  • Light-Emitting Diode (Led)
  • A semiconductor device that emits visible light when an electric current passes through it. LED lighting is more energy-efficient than Incandescent and fluorescent lighting.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
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