Open door: Rising levels of construction activity will lead to industry growth

Industry performance was initially constrained by weak recovery in residential construction activity, followed by weakening demand from the commercial and industrial construction markets in the latter half of the period. Nonetheless, revitalized residential construction activity since 2013, coupled with continued new product development and branding, has helped domestic metal door makers boost sales during the second half of the period. Furthermore, input prices have generally trended downward since 2013, helping boost profit margins. Over the next five years, IBISWorld expects the industry to benefit from accelerating construction activity in the residential and nonresidential sectors despite rising external competition. ...purchase to read more.

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

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Accelerating construction in the residential and nonresidential sectors will boost demand
  • Operating conditions during the period have generated a gradual consolidation
  • Steel doors will remain an integral part of exits and fire escapes
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    New entrants must acquire land to establish a facility where the casting and rolling of metal will be done. The average establishment for a manufacturer in this industry is very large, accounting for at least a few acres, and must be capable of handling the size of orders and warehouse finished products. Producing metal doors also requires companies to manufacture sheet metal and further treat it for it to have the correct properties needed to withstand harsh environments. This sheet metal is then galvanized and annealed using various tools such as galvanizing machines and other manufacturing equipment, along with computer programs that aid in product design and sheet metal fabrication. Met...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Metal Door Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Availability of resources
  • Effective quality control
  • Proximity to key markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Value of residential construction and Value of private nonresidential construction in the Metal Door Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Metal Door Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures metal doors and door frames. Industry products are primarily made of aluminum and steel and are used in a variety of residential and nonresidential applications, including fire doors and safety exits. This industry does not manufacture doors with a wood core.

    Industry Products
  • Residential aluminum doors
  • Nonresidential aluminum doors
  • Residential iron and steel doors
  • Nonresidential iron and steel doors
  • Metal door frames
  • Residential metal garage doors
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing aluminum doors
  • Manufacturing iron and steel doors
  • Manufacturing metal door frames
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Value of residential construction
  • Value of private nonresidential construction
  • Homeownership rate
  • World price of steel

  • Current Performance
  • Construction markets
  • Metal prices
  • International landscape
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Restrained growth
  • Input costs and industry structure
  • Competitive pressures
  • Table: Metal Door Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Metal Door Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Home Builders
  • Industrial Building Construction
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Municipal Building Construction

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Aluminum Manufacturing
  • Iron & Steel Manufacturing
  • Screw, Nut & Bolt Manufacturing
  • Steel Rolling & Drawing

  • Products & Services
  • Nonresidential iron and steel doors
  • Residential aluminum doors
  • Other
  • Residential metal garage doors
  • Nonresidential aluminum doors
  • Metal door frames
  • Residential iron and steel doors
  • Chart: Metal Door Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Residential
  • Commercial and institutional
  • Industrial
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Metal Door Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Metal Door Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Assa Abloy AB,
  • Table: Assa Abloy AB - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Metal Door 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 Metal Door 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)
  • Value of residential construction (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Computer-Aided Design (Cad)
  • The use of computer technology to aid the design and drafting of a part or product using software tools that can create two-dimensional drawings or three-dimensional models.
  • Metal Extrusion
  • The process used to create complex objects from metals through pushing or drawing it through a die or mold of the desired shape or form.
  • Metal Stamping
  • A variety of sheet-metal forming processes, such as punching using a machine press, blanking, embossing, bending, flanging and coining.
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