Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The sustained recessionary period in the United Kingdom has left many industries reeling from its effects but bugs and pests have remained a persistent problem. The industry has grown at a steady rate over the past five years and its revenue has not obviously been affected by the economic downturn. Revenue is anticipated to grow at a compound annual rate of 4.3% over the five years through 2013-14, to £367.4 million. This will include an estimated 5.9% increase in the current year.
The main driver for positive industry performance has been the gradual move by local councils to reduce or discontinue the pest control service they offer as part of their core public health responsibility... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Disinfecting and Exterminating industry has recorded strong and continuous revenue growth over the five years through 2013-14. Similarly, industry value-added, measuring the industry's contribution to the overall economy, is anticipated to grow at a compound annual rate of 4.8% over the decade through 2018-19, while the UK economy is forecast to grow at a compound annual rate of 1.3% over the same period... purchase to read more