A solid performance: Strong residential construction activity supports revenue growth

The Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing industry manufactures a variety of concrete products such as pipes, tiles, bricks, box culverts, and pre-cast panels and posts. Industry revenue growth has been strong over the past five years thanks to increasing demand from key construction markets. Although business confidence is expected to decline in the current year, industry revenue is anticipated to increase by 4.8%. Low-cost imports of smaller concrete products continue to threaten the industry, but as more domestic operators invest successfully into product development, demand for high-quality concrete products from overseas should continue to grow. Industry revenue is projected to increase at a compound annual rate of 9.9% over the five years through 2018 to total €412.1...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Industry growth has been supported by strong activity in the residential construction market
  • Competition from substitute products has intensified over the past five years
  • Some operators are expected to invest in automation in order to improve efficiency
  • Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

    The regional distribution of industry operators does not correlate with the spread of population and economic activity. Instead, operators tend to locate near to inputs and transportation links. Excessively high transport and distribution costs mean establishments tend to supply relatively narrow regional markets. Many establishments choose to position themselves near ports, where they can transport large concrete products to other domestic ports as ships can carry larger goods. Furthermore, this also allows for transportation overseas to international markets. The concentration of industry operators tends to be in rural areas, as operators require large depots and manufacturing plants to produce industry goods. Fur...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Proximity to key markets
  • Ability to control total supply on market
  • Development of new products
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Business sentiment index and Government capital expenditure in the Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing in Ireland Industry?

    Operators in the Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing industry manufacture prefabricated structural components made of cement, concrete or artificial stone and other precast concrete, cement or artificial stone articles such as tiles, flagstones, bricks, boards and sheets. These are manufactured for building or civil engineering purposes.

    Industry Products
  • Prefabricated structural components
  • Tiles and flagstones
  • Concrete bricks and blocks
  • Industry Activities
  • Concrete brick, block and tile
  • Concrete floor, wall and roof tile
  • Prefabricated concrete panel
  • Cement-based building board
  • Concrete beam and girder
  • Concrete flagstone
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Business sentiment index
  • Government capital expenditure
  • Demand from construction of residential and non-residential buildings
  • Demand from construction of roads and railways

  • Current Performance
    Rupture in confidenceSubstitute productsHomes under the hammer
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
    Government spendingAutomating operationsAdvancing with technology
  • Table: Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Road & Railway Construction in Ireland
  • Dam, Harbour & Other Water Project Construction in Ireland
  • Construction Supplies Wholesaling in Ireland
  • Building Construction in Ireland

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Cement Manufacturing in Ireland
  • Gravel, Sand & Clay Extraction in Ireland
  • Mining, Quarrying & Construction Machinery Manufacturing in Ireland

  • Products & Services
  • Prefabricated structural components
  • Tiles and flagstones
  • Concrete bricks and blocks
  • Chart: Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Residential construction
  • Infrastructure construction
  • Commercial construction
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Distribution and transport costs
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Concrete Construction Product 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 Concrete Construction Product Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Exports (2009-2023)
  • Imports (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • A structure that allows water to flow under a road, railway or similar obstruction.
  • Precast Concrete
  • Concrete shapes made in a reusable mould or form. The product is cured in a controlled environment and then transported to the construction site.
  • Prefabricated Structural Components
  • Components like footings, foundations and mounts, which are primarily used in commercial building construction.
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