Well protected: Rising downstream demand and consumer spending will bolster revenue

The Tent, Awning and Canvas Manufacturing industry continues to rebound from recession-driven drops in demand prior to 2011. Over the five years to 2016, IBISWorld expects industry revenue to grow as improved economic conditions over the period have boosted downstream demand for industry products. As the domestic economy continues to improve and downstream demand grows, the industry is expected to experience continued growth over the five years to 2021...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Forecast Growth 16-21
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Increasing per capita disposable income and consumer spending and falling unemployment boosted consumer retail demand
  • Canvas manufacturing is a labor-intensive process and requires relatively high wage costs
  • Improving macroeconomic factors will lead to growth prospects
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    Start-up costs for canvas mills can be quite high, posing the largest barrier to entry for prospective industry operators. A manufacturing location, large stocks of fabric and equipment are required to produce substantial amounts of high-quality canvas products. For instance, industry operators often require state-of-the-art heat-sealing technology to ensure tarpaulins and tents are hermetically sealed and do not break or puncture easily, which is often required of downstream consumers, as industry products are exposed to a diversity of elements. Additionally, a level of expertise and experience is essential to produce high-quality canvas products. A l...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Tent, Awning & Canvas Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Tent, Awning & Canvas Manufacturing Industry are

  • Access to niche markets
  • Proximity to key suppliers
  • Economies of scale
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as World price of cotton and Demand from sporting goods stores in the Tent, Awning & Canvas Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Tent, Awning & Canvas Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures canvas and canvas-like products, such as awnings, sails, tarpaulins and tents, from purchased fabrics.

    Industry Products
  • Tarpaulins and other covers
  • Awnings
  • Tents
  • Sails and other
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing canvases
  • Manufacturing tents
  • Manufacturing awnings
  • Manufacturing tarpaulins
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • World price of cotton
  • Demand from sporting goods stores
  • Number of businesses
  • Demand from boat building
  • Federal funding for defense
  • Local and state government investment
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
  • Industry landscape
  • International trade
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Improving downstream demand
  • Consumer demand
  • Corporate demand
  • Threats and opportunities
  • International trade
  • Table: Tent, Awning & Canvas Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Tent, Awning & Canvas Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Boat Building
  • Sporting Goods Wholesaling
  • Retail Trade
  • Home Furnishings Stores
  • Small Specialty Retail Stores
  • Transportation and Warehousing
  • Single Location Full-Service Restaurants

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Freight Packing & Logistics Services
  • Printing, Paper, Food, Textile & Other Machinery Manufacturing
  • Textile Mills

  • Products & Services
  • Tarpaulins and other covers
  • Tents
  • Awnings
  • Sails and other
  • Chart: Tent, Awning & Canvas Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Upstream
  • Downstream

  • Major Markets
  • Retail locations
  • Sporting goods wholesalers
  • Transportation and warehousing sector
  • Government and military
  • Restaurants
  • Home furnishing stores
  • Exports
  • Boat building industry
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Tent, Awning & Canvas 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 Tent, Awning & Canvas Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
    Internal competitionExternal competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Tent, Awning & Canvas 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 Tent, Awning & Canvas 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 Tent, Awning & Canvas Manufacturing Industry
  • 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)
  • World Price of Cotton (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Computer-Aided Design (Cad)
  • CAD is the use of computer systems to assist in the creation, modification, analysis or optimization of a design.
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  • Linen
  • Linen is a type of fabric manufactured from the fibers of a flax plant.
  • Tarpaulins
  • Tarpaulins are large sheets of canvas mostly used as covers.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
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