Awl is well: Despite rising imports, the industry will benefit from improved downstream demand

Over the five years to 2017, the Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing industry has experienced a period of strong revenue growth. A recovery in downstream demand has driven overall industry revenue growth during the period, as the construction sector and wood product manufacturers reaped the benefits of improving economic conditions in the United States. Moreover, industry revenue is expected to continue growing over the next five years. Downstream customers, such as wood product manufacturers, carpentry contractors, and residential and nonresidential construction industries, will continue to be the major markets for the industry's products, while demand from households will improve as consumer confidence and per capital disposable continue to recover...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Import competition has remained intense during the period and will remain an ongoing challenge for industry operators
  • Downstream wood product manufacturers are a major market for the industry
  • Residential construction growth is expected to slow significantly
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    The industry produces commercial woodworking machinery, equipment and parts, with only 3.3% accounting for household DIY woodworkers' equipment. Most machines manufactured are saws, such as circular, band, jig and table, that come in different sizes and can be fixed or portable. Demand for portable machinery and equipment has thrived over the past few years, as smaller, low-cost woodworking equipment has gained strong popularity.Sawmill equipmentIn 2018, this segment is expected to account for 44.4% of industry revenue. The industry manufactures a variety of equipment used in sawmills to shape wood and produce wood products. Pro...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Having a diverse range of clients
  • Establishment of brand names
  • Ability to accommodate environmental requirements
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Housing starts and Price of sawmill lumber in the Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing Industry?

    Operators in this industry manufacture sawmill and woodworking machinery, excluding handheld power tools (IBISWorld report 33399). Manufactured machinery includes circular and band sawing equipment, planing machinery, sanding machinery, band saws, circular saws, jigsaws, jointers, lathes, mortises, power-driven bench and table saws and other woodworking machines.

    Industry Products
  • Sawmill equipment
  • Lathes, planers, molders and other equipment
  • Parts and accessories
  • Home workshop equipment
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing bandsaws
  • Manufacturing stationary circular saws
  • Manufacturing dovetailing machines
  • Manufacturing drill presses
  • Manufacturing stationary jigsaws
  • Manufacturing stationary planers
  • Manufacturing presses for making composite woods (e.g. hardboard, medium density fiberboard and particleboard)
  • Manufacturing power-driven bench and table saws
  • Manufacturing shapers
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Housing starts
  • Price of sawmill lumber
  • Value of private nonresidential construction
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
  • Construction markets
  • Wood product manufacturers
  • Import competition
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Construction markets
  • Industry structure
  • Table: Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

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

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Home Builders
  • Industrial Building Construction
  • Carpenters
  • Sawmills & Wood Production
  • Wood Paneling Manufacturing
  • Millwork
  • Wood Pallets & Skids Production
  • Tool & Hardware Wholesaling
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Municipal Building Construction

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Computer Manufacturing
  • Computer Peripheral Manufacturing
  • Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
  • Ferrous Metal Foundry Products
  • Metal Pipe & Tube Manufacturing
  • Power Tools & Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Sawmill equipment
  • Lathes, planers, molders and other equipment
  • Parts and accessories
  • Home workshop equipment
  • Chart: Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Sawmills, wood product manufacturers and housing markets
  • Consumer and contractor market

  • Major Markets
  • Industrial Markets
  • Wood Product Manufacturers including woodworking professionals
  • Exports
  • Household consumers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitPurchasesLabor costsOther costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing 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 Woodworking Machinery 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 Woodworking Machinery Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Exports (2009-2023)
  • Imports (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Housing Starts (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Band Saw
  • A saw in the form of an endless steel belt running over pulleys; also, a power saw that uses a vertically positioned blade.
  • Dovetail
  • To fit together into a unified or coordinated whole.
  • Lathe
  • A machine in which work is rotated about a horizontal axis and shaped by a fixed cutting, boring or drilling tool.
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