Bug off: As consumers become more eco-conscious, industry products will expand

This industry manufactures insect repellent for consumer use, including skin applicants, sprays and liquids. Over the five years to 2016, rising disposable income levels and the growth of pharmacies and drug stores have translated to strong industry growth. In addition, manufacturers are introducing plant-based repellents to attract eco-conscious consumers and appeal to shifting consumer tastes against potentially toxic chemical inputs. In the next five years, industry operators are expected to invest in research and development to produce more plant-based natural repellents. As a result, the industry's overall product line will diversify...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Forecast Growth 16-21
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Manufacturers are introducing plant-based repellents to attract eco-conscious consumers
  • The potential health risks surrounding chemical inputs are controversial
  • Growth in disposable income will enable steady insect repellent sales
  • Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

    The Insect Repellent Manufacturing industry has a high level of market share concentration. In 2016, the top three largest operators are expected to account for 31.7% of total industry revenue. These operators are global consumer product companies that have the capital and resources necessary to invest in new products and technologies. Market share has increased in this industry during the past five years due to consolidation. For instance, Spectrum Brands acquired the US leader in the animal repellent market, The Liquid Fence Company Inc., in January 2014. The high level of concentration in the industry is expected to continue in the five years to 2021...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Insect Repellent Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Establishment of brand names
  • Undertaking technical research and development
  • Understanding government policies
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from pharmacies and drug stores and Trade-weighted index in the Insect Repellent Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Insect Repellent Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures insect repellent for consumer use, including skin applicants, sprays and liquids. Consumers typically use industry products during outdoor recreation or long exposure to nature.

    Industry Products
  • Liquid repellents
  • Aerosol repellents
  • Gels, creams and other repellents
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacture mosquito repellents
  • Manufacture tick repellents
  • Manufacture flea repellents
  • Manufacture fly repellents
  • 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 pharmacies and drug stores
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Regulation for the Organic Chemical Manufacturing industry
  • World price of crude oil
  • Per capita disposable income

  • Current Performance
  • Demand for industry products
  • Health risks and the trend toward natural repellents
  • Trade
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Stable demand
  • Exports and imports to rise
  • New products
  • Table: Insect Repellent Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Insect Repellent Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Drug, Cosmetic & Toiletry Wholesaling
  • Retail Trade

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Chemical Wholesaling
  • Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Organic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Petrochemical Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Liquid repellents
  • Gels, creams and other repellents
  • Aerosol repellents
  • Chart: Insect Repellent Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Retailers
  • Wholesalers
  • Exports
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Insect Repellent Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitWagesPurchasesOther costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Insect Repellent Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Insect Repellent Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Spectrum BrandsSC Johnson & Son Inc.The 3M Company
  • Table: Spectrum Brands - financial performance
  • Table: SC Johnson & Son Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: The 3M Company - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Insect Repellent 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 Insect Repellent 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)
  • Demand from pharmacies (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Castor Oil
  • A vegetable oil obtained by pressing the seeds of the Castor plant.
  • Deet
  • Short-hand name for N,N-Diethyl-meta-toluamide, a popular insect repellent.
  • Petrochemical
  • Relating to or denoting substances obtained by the refining and processing of petroleum or natural gas.
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