Cruise control: The industry will record steady growth as volatile revenue swings settle down

During the economic downturn, demand for industry products suffered as trade flows halted, causing freight operators to delay purchasing new heavy-freight trucks. As a result, truck manufacturers cut production levels, causing demand for new engines to fall significantly. Nevertheless, trade flows rebounded sharply following improved economic conditions and these negative trends reversed. Over the five years to 2017, industry revenue will likely surge high from its low recessionary base. Industry operators are anticipated to continue to rev their engines over the next five years, but growth will be more subdued. The global economy is anticipated to gain pace, resulting in heightened levels of international trade and demand for industrial goods...purchase to read more.

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

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Increased international trade has bolstered domestic industry demand
  • Imports are expected to decline as domestic demand remains weak
  • Total trade value is expected to grow strongly as the global economy continues to strengthen
  • Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

    Revenue for the Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing industry is anticipated to decrease over the five years to 2017, falling at an average rate of 4.4% per year to $14.1 billion. Demand for engines from manufacturers within the transportation segment grew quickly during the beginning of the five-year period, with large revenue gains 2012 and 2014. However, it was not enough to offset the declines experienced by industry operators in the industrial segment.Industry players produce heavy-duty diesel engines, which are used in the manufacture of heavy, medium and light trucks, industrial machinery equipment and stationary power generation facilities. As a result, demand from truck manufacturers and industrial equipment manufacturers primarily drives industry revenue. Tru...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing Industry are

  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • Economies of scale
  • Must comply with government regulations
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from truck and bus manufacturing and Total trade value in the Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures heavy-duty diesel engines. A diesel engine is an internal combustion engine that uses the heat of compression to initiate ignition to burn the fuel, which is injected into the combustion chamber. Top manufacturers include Cummins, Caterpillar and Navistar. These engines are used in highway vehicles (i.e. freight trucks) and machinery.

    Industry Products
  • Class 8 transportation engines
  • Class 7 transportation engines
  • Class 6 transportation engines
  • Other transportation engines
  • Industrial machinery engines
  • Industry Activities
  • Industrial machinery engine
  • Heavy transportation engine
  • Power station engine
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from truck and bus manufacturing
  • Total trade value
  • Industrial production index
  • Regulation
  • Average age of vehicle fleet

  • Current Performance
  • Volatile growth
  • Trade flows
  • Regulation volatility
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • International trade boost
  • Conquering regulations
  • Table: Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Manufacturing

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Iron & Steel Manufacturing
  • Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
  • Screw, Nut & Bolt Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Class 8 transportation engines
  • Industrial machinery engines
  • Other transportation engines
  • Class 6 transportation engines
  • Class 7 transportation engines
  • Chart: Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Exports
  • Medium-duty truck and bus
  • Heavy-duty truck
  • Light-duty automotive
  • Industrial
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Depreciation
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Caterpillar Inc., Cummins Inc.,
  • Table: Caterpillar Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Cummins Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine 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 Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine 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)
  • Total trade value (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • A fuel that is used in diesel engines
  • Environmental Protection Agency (Epa)
  • A government agency that oversees the protection of environment.
  • Heavy Trucks
  • This term signifies large freight holding vehicles
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