Blinding science: Revenue growth will stem from increasing R&D expenditure

The Laboratory Casework Manufacturing industry reanimated from shaky conditions over the past five years. This industry manufactures laboratory casework furniture, including cabinets, cases, benches, tables and fixtures. As the economy rebounded and revenue for businesses and laboratories has increased, they have invested in new laboratory furniture, benefiting industry operators. Over the five years to 2022, the industry is projected to grow more consistently as downstream companies invest in new products. To accommodate robust R&D activity, businesses will increase demand for laboratory furniture...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$2bn
Annual Growth 12-17
-1.2%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
6,290
Businesses
84
Market Share of Companies

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • R&D expenditure has recovered, resulting in greater investment in laboratory casework
  • Sales to foreign buyers have declined as a share of industry revenue
  • R&D spending is expected to grow, driving demand for laboratory casework
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    The main products in this industry include metal and wood casework, countertops, fixtures, sinks, tables, workstations, shelving and carts. IBISWorld estimates that the top five industry products are cabinets and storage casework; tables and surfaces; fixtures; shelving; and carts. These segments are expected to remain relatively consistent over time due to the needs of downstream markets and relative prices for each.Cabinets and storageCabinets and storage are expected to represent the majority of industry revenue, estimated at 38.9% in 2017. Types of cabinets and storage include general, chemical and forensic cabinets, mobile drawers and other casework (a term used for built-in cabinetry). Alt...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Laboratory Casework Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Ability to accommodate environmental requirements
  • Automation - reduces costs, particularly those associated with labor
  • Effective quality control
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Research and development expenditure and Trade-weighted index in the Laboratory Casework Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Laboratory Casework Manufacturing Industry?

    Operators in this industry manufacture laboratory furniture (casework), including cabinets, cases, benches, tables and fixtures. This industry excludes dental laboratory furniture as well as laboratory seating.

    Industry Products
  • Cabinets and storage
  • Tables and surfaces
  • Fixtures
  • Shelving
  • Carts
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing laboratory furniture
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Research and development expenditure
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Corporate profit
  • Demand from laboratory testing services
  • Government funding for universities
  • Price of plastic materials and resin
  • Total health expenditure

  • Current Performance
  • Trends in downstream demand
  • Developments in international trade
  • Industry trends
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Rising R&D expenditure
  • International trade trends
  • Changing industry landscape
  • Table: Laboratory Casework Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

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

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Brand Name Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Generic Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Vitamin & Supplement Manufacturing
  • Laboratory Testing Services
  • Scientific Research & Development
  • Hospitals
  • Colleges & Universities

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Ceramics Manufacturing
  • Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
  • Iron & Steel Manufacturing
  • Lumber Wholesaling
  • Paint Wholesaling
  • Plastic & Resin Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Cabinets and storage
  • Tables and surfaces
  • Carts
  • Fixtures
  • Shelving
  • Chart: Laboratory Casework Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Laboratories
  • Exports
  • Manufacturing
  • Institutions
  • Other users
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Laboratory Casework Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitPurchasesWagesDepreciation, marketing, rent and utilitiesOther costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Laboratory Casework Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

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

  • Industry Globalization
    Kewaunee Scientific Corporation,
  • Table: Kewaunee Scientific Corporation - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Laboratory Casework 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 Laboratory Casework Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • 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)
  • Research & Development Expenditure (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Casework
  • Base cabinets, wall cabinets and storage cabinets designed to be used in a laboratory setting and typically made of wood, plastic laminate and metal.
  • Casters
  • Small wheels attached to the bottom of carts, cabinets and workstations that swivel to allow ease of mobility.
  • Ergonomic
  • A design principle that seeks to maximize bodily comfort through strategic placement of the spine and limbs.
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