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Construction Machinery Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Construction Machinery Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 33312 | Mar 2017

Unsteady ground: Rising imports and volatile exports have created shaky industry conditions

IBISWorld’s Construction Machinery Manufacturing market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
Annual Growth
Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • The industry will grow as the value of residential and nonresidential construction improves
  • The industry is now experiencing a high level of competition from international producers
  • Growth in nonresidential construction is expected to drive industry demand
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Construction Machinery Manufacturing industry has been challenged by the appreciating dollar and exchange rate dynamics in recent years. Export markets were quick to rebound following the recession, assisting rapid industry growth. However, this market declined once again as a rising US dollar and increasing competition ate into industry exports. Moreover, the exchange rate dynamic has increased the prevalence of low-cost import penetration into the market, putting price-competitive pressure on domestic manufacturers of industry products. The industry is expected to rebound somewhat over the next five years to 2022, as the value of residential and nonresidential construction improves, creating greater demand for industry products... ... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

The Construction Machinery Manufacturing industry is characterized by a moderate level of capital intensity. The manipulation of steel, iron and other machinery inputs requires a large amount of capital as heavy machinery is required to create construction machinery. IBISWorld estimates that for every dollar spent on labor, $0.17 is spent on capital. Capital expenditure includes the purchase of machinery used in production, repair parts, facility upgrades and new computer technology. 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 machinery. An .. ... purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Construction Machinery Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Latest available technology and techniques
  • Meeting environmental requirements
  • Establishment of export markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Trade-weighted index and Value of private nonresidential construction in the Construction Machinery Manufacturing industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more


    Industry ProductsRelated Reports

    What is the Construction Machinery Manufacturing Industry?

    Industry operators manufacture construction machinery and equipment for use in residential, nonresidential, highway, street and other infrastructure construction.

    Industry Products
    Power cranes, draglines and shovelsOther construction machinery and equipmentTractor Shovel LoadersWheel and crawler tractors, dozers and log skiddersMotor graders and light maintainers, rollers and compactorsMixers, pavers and related equipmentParts for other construction machinery
    Industry Activities
    BackhoeBucket and excavator (e.g. clamshell, concrete, drag scraper, dragline and shovel)BulldozerConstruction-type cranePortable crushing, pulverizing and screening machineryLogging machineryRoller, road construction and maintenance machineryPower shovelCrawler tractorOff-highway truck

    Table of Contents
    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Value of private nonresidential construction
  • Value of residential construction
  • Value of utilities construction
  • Yield on 10-year Treasury note
  • Government funding for highways
  • Current Performance
  • Expanding markets
  • Exchange rate dynamics
  • Domestic developments
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Domestic activity
  • Trade conditions
  • Industry structure
  • Table: Construction Machinery Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Construction Machinery Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Construction
  • Construction & Mining Equipment Wholesaling
  • Heavy Equipment Rental
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Engine & Turbine Manufacturing
  • Metal Stamping & Forging
  • Power Tools & Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
  • Steel Rolling & Drawing
  • Wind Turbine Manufacturing
  • Products & Services
  • Power cranes, draglines and shovels
  • Other
  • Wheel and crawler tractors, dozers and log skidders
  • Other construction machinery and equipment
  • Tractor Shovel Loaders
  • Parts for other construction machinery
  • Motor graders and light maintainers, rollers and compactors
  • Mixers, pavers and related equipment
  • Chart: Construction Machinery Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Export market
  • Residential construction market
  • Infrastructure construction market
  • Commercial construction market
  • Forestry market
  • Municipal construction market
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Construction Machinery Manufacturing Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Construction Machinery Manufacturing
  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Construction Machinery Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Caterpillar Inc.
    Deere & Company
    Komatsu Ltd.
  • Table: Caterpillar Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Deere & Company - financial performance
  • Table: Komatsu Ltd. - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Construction Machinery Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth
  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
  • Table: Industry Data for the Construction Machinery 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)
  • Value of Construction (2008-2022)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Table: Industry Financial Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary
  • A machine with a long blade that creates a flat surface.
  • Environmental Protection Agency (Epa)
  • A government agency designed to protect human health and safeguard the natural environment.
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta)
  • A generally duty-free agreement signed by the governments of Canada, Mexico and the United States, creating a trilateral trade bloc in North America.
  • Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportat
  • Third in a series of federal multiyear transport infrastructure funding programs. Enacted in 2005.
  • Tractor Shovel Loaders
  • Construction equipment that includes different loader-backhoes, such as skid steer, wheel and crawler.

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    This report on Construction Machinery Manufacturing:
    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
    • Helps you understand market dynamics to give you a deeper understanding industry competition and the supply chain.
    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Construction Machinery Manufacturing market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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