Playing the field: High international trade makes firms vulnerable to exchange-rate movements

Operators in the Agricultural and Forestry Machinery Manufacturing industry produce equipment such as tractors, harvesting machinery and agricultural trailers, as well as lawnmowers and other gardening equipment. Industry revenue is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 1% over the five years through 2019-20. This includes expected revenue growth of 6.9% in 2019-20, leading to total industry revenue of £2.7 billion.Agricultural income is expected to decline over the five years through December 2019, limiting demand from the domestic agricultural sector. Increased household disposable income has increased demand for products in the garden machinery product segment...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£2.7bn
Annual Growth 15-20
1.0%
Forecast Growth 20-25
Profit
Employment
8,634
Businesses
593

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The implementation of trade barriers would significantly affect agricultural demand
  • Many of the smaller operators depend on domestic sales of tractors and agricultural equipment
  • The introduction of trade barriers could greatly restrict industry demand
  • Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

    The agricultural and forestry machinery industry is currently in the mature stage of its life cycle. Industry value added, a measure of the industry’s contribution to the overall UK economy, is expected increase at a compound annual rate of 1.7% over the 10 years through 2024-25. The overall UK economy is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 1.5% over the same period. IBISWorld expects the number of establishments to increase at a compound annual rate of 4% over the 10 years through 2024-25.Demand for operators manufacturing lawnmowers such as Hayter has shifted from gas powered movers towards electric and robotic movers as consumers have sought out more convenient options. Strong commodity prices have also been positive for industry revenue. Def...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • Establishment of export markets
  • Establishment of brand names
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Agricultural income and Real effective exchange rate in the Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures equipment used by the agricultural and forestry industries. This includes various types of tractors and machinery. The manufacture of lawnmowers, agricultural trailers, soil preparation, planting and fertilising machinery, milking machines, and harvesting machinery are included in this industry. The manufacture of non-power-driven agricultural hand tools, conveyors for farm use, and cream separators are excluded from this industry.

    Industry Products
  • Tractors
  • Garden machinery
  • Agricultural and forestry machinery
  • Parts and installation, maintenance and repair
  • Industry Activities
  • Tractor
  • Lawnmower
  • Agricultural self-loading or self-unloading trailer or semi-trailer
  • Manufacturing agricultural machinery for soil preparation, planting or fertilising
  • Harvesting or threshing machinery
  • Milking machine
  • Manufacturing spraying machinery for agricultural use
  • Manufacturing diverse agricultural machinery
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Agricultural income
  • Real effective exchange rate
  • Demand from forestry and logging
  • Official bank rate
  • Real household disposable income
  • World price of steel

  • Current Performance
  • International trade
  • Demand shift
  • Environmental concern
  • Profit squeeze
  • In your debt
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • EU uncertainty
  • Environmental effect
  • Housing and technology
  • Table: Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
  • Agricultural Machinery & Equipment Wholesaling
  • Landscaping Services
  • Sports Facilities
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Engine & Turbine Manufacturing
  • Iron & Steel Manufacturing
  • Tyre Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Tractors
  • Agricultural and forestry machinery
  • Garden machinery
  • Parts and installation, maintenance and repair
  • Chart: Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Farmers
  • Forestry and Logging firms
  • Households
  • Other
  • Hobby farmers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    WagesPurchasesProfitDepreciationMarketingRentUtilitiesOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
    Internal competitionExternal competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    CNH Industrial NV, Husqvarna UK Ltd,
  • Table: CNH Industrial NV - financial performance
  • Table: Husqvarna UK Ltd - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Agricultural & Forestry 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
    Table: Industry Data for the Agricultural & Forestry Machinery Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2011-2025)
  • Industry Gross Product (2011-2025)
  • Establishments (2011-2025)
  • Businesses (2011-2025)
  • Employment (2011-2025)
  • Exports (2011-2025)
  • Imports (2011-2025)
  • Wages (2011-2025)
  • Wages (2011-2025)
  • Purchases (2011-2025)
  • Profit (2011-2025)
  • Depreciation (2011-2025)
  • Marketing (2011-2025)
  • Rent (2011-2025)
  • Utilities (2011-2025)
  • Other (2011-2025)
  • IT services and related spend (2011-2025)
  • Insurance (2011-2025)
  • Telecommunications (2011-2025)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Scarifier
  • A device that removes thatch from lawns.
  • Threshing Machine
  • A farm machine for separating seeds or grain from the husks and straw.
  • Tiller
  • A piece of farm machinery used to break up hard and compact soil.
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