Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Brick and Tile Manufacturing Industry produce clay bricks and tiles for use in the downstream building and construction markets. Industry revenue is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 10.9% over the five years through 2016-17, though this growth rate is distorted by low revenue in the base year of the period. The trend reflects the general recovery in key downstream markets, which has supported greater industry demand. Demand for bricks and tiles has been stimulated by a resurgent property market, driven by favourable lending conditions, government policy and rising consumer and business confidence for much of the period. Despite recent gains, industry revenue is expected to remain below pre-recession levels... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
There is a moderate level of market share concentration in the Brick and Tile Manufacturing industry. There are a few large-scale players and a vast number of small firms that manufacture industry products to niche markets, or in narrow geographic regions. The four largest companies are expected to generate 60.9% of industry revenue in 2016-17. The larger firms include global players such as IBStock Brick Ltd, Wienerberger Ltd and Forterra Building Products Ltd.
The industry has become increasingly saturated due to a series of mergers and acquisitions in recent years. Add.. purchase to read more