Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Operators in the Joinery Installation industry are primarily engaged in the construction, installation and repair of products such as kitchen systems, cupboards, workstations, stairs and shop fittings. Industry participants conduct these services across residential, public, commercial and industrial buildings. In recent years, the industry has partially recovered in line with the wider construction industry and the economic recovery. Over the five years through 2016-17, industry revenue is estimated to grow at a compound annual rate of 0.7% to total £10.1 billion.
Industry conditions have been somewhat volatile throughout the period. The start of the period was characterised by a slump in construction demand as the economic recovery briefly floundered... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The spread of joinery installation contractors across the United Kingdom roughly corresponds with the distribution of residential population and building activity. However, there is some over-representation of establishments in some of the smaller population regions. This likely indicates a significant variation in the scale of firms operating in the various regions, with the larger scale contractors located close to the major metropolitan areas and the smaller scale contractors servicing narrow regional markets.
The South East
The South East region accounts for 15.8% of joinery contractors, which is higher than its share of UK population (13.7%). This reflects the region's importance as a commercial hub and growing residential settlement. The.. purchase to read more