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Major Household Appliance Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Major Household Appliance Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 33522 | Aug 2016

Home grown: A recovering housing market has led to industry revenue growth

IBISWorld’s Major Household Appliance 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
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
Annual Growth
Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • Improvements in the housing market have facilitated the industry’s recovery
  • Intensifying competitive conditions have caused the industry’s domestic operational footprint to shrink
  • Demand for new smart appliances is expected to increase as consumers seek to reduce electric bills
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Major Household Appliance Manufacturing is highly globalized, with several large domestic and foreign companies. Many have strong brand recognition and compete aggressively in the US market to produce and sell a wide range of durable consumer goods such as refrigerators, laundry equipment and dishwashers. Improvements in underlying demand from a recovering housing market and disposable income growth have facilitated the industry's recovery. The recent appreciation of the US dollar has led to a decline in export sales and rising import penetration, only accelerating the rate at which companies have moved manufacturing facilities abroad. Over the next five years, IBISWorld anticipates that the continued growth of the US housing market will lead to greater demand... ... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

The Major Household Appliance Manufacturing industry is in a declining phase of its life cycle in the United States. This phase is characterized by the industry's declining contribution to GDP, contractions in the number of industry companies and production facilities, market saturation, consolidation and declining profitability. Industry value added (IVA), a measure of the industry's contribution to overall economic growth, is forecast to rise at an annualized rate of 1.1% over the 10 years to 2021, below the rate of overall GDP, which will grow an annualized 2.1% during the same period.

The industry is highly globalized with high levels of competition due to low production differentiation. Sev.. ... purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Major Household Appliance Manufacturing Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Major Household Appliance Manufacturing Industry are

  • Establishment of brand names
  • Market research and understanding
  • Development of new products
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Price of household appliances and Housing starts in the Major Household Appliance Manufacturing industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more


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    What is the Major Household Appliance Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry includes companies that manufacture major household cooking appliances, refrigerators and home freezers, household laundry equipment and other major electrical and nonelectrical household appliances such as dishwashers, garbage disposal units, water heaters and trash compactors. Small cooking appliances (e.g. hot plates), fans, vacuums and electric irons are not included in this industry.

    Industry Products
    Household cooking appliances Household refrigerators and home freezers Household laundry equipmentWater heater appliancesOther appliances
    Industry Activities
    Household cooking appliancesHousehold refrigerator and home freezerHousehold laundry equipmentDishwasherGarbage disposal unitElectric and nonelectric water heaterTrash compactor

    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
  • Price of household appliances
  • Housing starts
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Price of plastic materials and resin
  • World price of steel
  • Current Performance
  • Housing market recovery
  • Rising import penetration
  • Input costs and industry landscape
  • Changing legislation
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Housing market growth
  • Rising import penetration
  • Changing legislation
  • Industry outlook
  • Table: Major Household Appliance Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Major Household Appliance Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Home Builders
  • Apartment & Condominium Construction
  • TV & Appliance Wholesaling
  • Consumer Electronics Stores
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
  • Hose & Belt Manufacturing
  • Laminated Plastics Manufacturing
  • Metal Pipe & Tube Manufacturing
  • Plastic Pipe & Parts Manufacturing
  • Polystyrene Foam Manufacturing
  • Steel Rolling & Drawing
  • Products & Services
  • Household cooking appliances
  • Household refrigerators and home freezers
  • Household laundry equipment
  • Other appliances
  • Water heater appliances
  • Chart: Major Household Appliance Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
  • The effects of wealth
  • Price
  • Household trends
  • Value of the dollar
  • Major Markets
  • Retailers
  • Wholesalers
  • Exports
  • Direct sales
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Major Household Appliance 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 Major Household Appliance Manufacturing
  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Major Household Appliance Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Whirlpool Corp.
    AB Electrolux
    General Electric
    AO Smith
    LG Electronics
    Rheem Manufacturing Company
  • Table: Whirlpool Corp. - financial performance
  • Table: AB Electrolux - financial performance
  • Table: General Electric - financial performance
  • Table: AO Smith - financial performance
  • Table: LG Electronics - financial performance
  • Table: Rheem Manufacturing Company - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Major Household Appliance 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 Major Household Appliance Manufacturing Industry
  • Includes:
  • 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)
  • Housing Starts (2007-2021)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Table: Industry Financial Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary
    Appliance Labeling Rule
  • A rule concerning disclosures of energy consumption and water use of certain home appliances.
  • Energy Star
  • An international standard for energy-efficient products. The label identifies major electrical appliances that meet or exceed US Environmental Protection Agency guidelines for energy efficiency.
  • Linear Motor
  • A motor that uses linear movement (as opposed to rotational) to increase performance and reduce energy costs.
  • Smart Appliance
  • An appliance that operates when electricity is the least expensive and most abundant, which is determined by communicating with the electric meter.

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    This report on Major Household Appliance 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 Major Household Appliance 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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