New and improved: A growing economy and rising construction activity will bring in investors

The industry's performance is closely tied to the construction market, as property developments often involve demolishing existing buildings and structures and cleaning up sites to make way for new construction. During the downturn, the collapse of the real estate market crippled the construction and demolition markets, causing downstream construction industries to purchase less demolition equipment. A growing economy and rising construction activity will likely result in a corresponding rise in demand for demolition and demolition equipment, driving industry growth over the five years to 2022...purchase to read more.

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

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Growing nonresidential construction will boost industry revenue
  • Industry exports and industry export revenue are expected to decline
  • Growth in the nonbuilding construction market will support demand
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    Demolition equipment manufacturing activity is characterized by a medium level of capital intensity. IBISWorld estimates that for every $1.00 the industry spends on labor, roughly $0.17 is allocated toward capital investments. The manufacturing process requires significant capital in the form of plants and equipment. Most manufacturing processes involve repetitive actions that may be automated to increase production speed and cost efficiency. Automated production lines rely on computer technology and robotic equipment to assemble parts and machines. An example of this technology involves the use of automated spray painting and powder coating production lines that reduce the labor required to paint or coat machinery.Total wages are estimated to absorb just 9.8% o...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Demolition Equipment Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Latest available technology and techniques
  • Establishment of export markets
  • Economies of scope
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from demolition and wrecking and Trade-weighted index in the Demolition Equipment Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Demolition Equipment Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures machinery and attachments for the destruction and removal of buildings and other structures. Industry products include backhoes, breakers, buckets, clamshells, cranes, dozers, excavators, forklifts, grapples, hammers, hoe rams and shears. Products are segmented among three major groups: vehicles and machines; equipment; and separately sold parts and attachments.

    Industry Products
  • Demolition vehicles (including parts)
  • Demolition equipment
  • Demolition parts and attachments (sold separately)
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing demolition vehicles
  • Manufacturing demolition equipment
  • Manufacturing demolition parts and accessories
  • Providing installation, maintenance and repair services
  • 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 demolition and wrecking
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Housing starts
  • Value of private nonresidential construction

  • Current Performance
  • Recovery in construction demand
  • Fluctuations in international demand
  • High import infiltration
  • Industry landscape
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Industry revenue to rise
  • Trade expansion
  • Profitability to rise
  • New versus used
  • Table: Demolition Equipment Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Demolition Equipment Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Construction
  • Demolition & Wrecking
  • Heavy Equipment Rental

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Engine & Turbine Manufacturing
  • Metal Stamping & Forging
  • Power Tools & Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
  • Steel Rolling & Drawing

  • Products & Services
  • Demolition vehicles (including parts)
  • Demolition equipment
  • Demolition parts and attachments (sold separately)
  • Chart: Demolition Equipment Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Commercial demolition market
  • Residential demolition market
  • Export markets
  • Institutional and infrastructure demolition market
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Demolition Equipment Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    Profit PurchasesWagesDepreciation Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Demolition Equipment Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Demolition Equipment Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Caterpillar Inc., Komatsu Ltd., AB Volvo,
  • Table: Caterpillar Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Komatsu Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: AB Volvo - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Demolition Equipment 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 Demolition Equipment 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)
  • Housing starts (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • A piece of excavating equipment or digger consisting of a digging bucket on the end of a two-part articulated arm. They are typically mounted on the back of a tractor or front loader.
  • Brownfield Sites
  • Abandoned or underused industrial and commercial facilities available for re-use.
  • Demolition
  • The tearing-down of buildings and other structures; the opposite of construction.
  • Excavator
  • Heavy construction equipment consisting of a boom, stick, bucket and cab on a rotating platform (known as the "house").
  • Grapple
  • A hydraulically powered claw with two or more opposing levers that pinch a log or other materials, usually to lift or drag them.
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Heavy-duty vehicles, specially designed for executing construction tasks, most frequently ones involving earthwork operations.
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