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Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling in the UK: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Market Research Report | SIC G46.630 | Nov 2016

Lower construction confidence: Industry revenue and profit slow due to short-term uncertainty

IBISWorld’s Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Finning (UK) Ltd Finning (UK) Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£4bn
Annual Growth 12-17
5.2%
Annual Growth 17-22
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Profit
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Employment
9,041
Businesses
775
Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • Industry profitability comes under pressure due to the depreciation of the pound
  • Government schemes and investment have led to strong revenue growth over the past five years
  • Government schemes are anticipated to support demand from construction contractors
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The five-year period through 2016-17 has generally shown strong growth for the Mining, Construction and Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling industry. The industry started the period at a relatively low base following poor performance, but conditions have improved markedly over the five years, allowing the industry to grow strongly. However, in the current year, business confidence and capital expenditure are expected fall as a result of the uncertainty brought about by the EU referendum. The value of construction activity in the United Kingdom is likely to be negatively affected, dampening industry performance. Additionally, low commodity prices over the past five years have weakened demand from the mining and oil and gas sectors... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The South East

The South East accounts for approximately 12.3% of total industry establishments. The South East has a large volume of construction activity, while the region also borders London, which also has a particularly large amount of construction. Locating near key markets is important in the wholesaling sector as it helps to reduce distribution and transport costs, and it reduces the delivery time to end markets. Given that a large proportion of the products sold by the industry are imported, locating near major ports can also be beneficial and the South East is home to the major port of Southampton.

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Additional Insights for the Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry are

  • Ability to control stock on hand
  • Proximity to key markets
  • Prompt delivery to market
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    Industry ProductsRelated Reports

    What is the Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry?

    Firms in this industry distribute a range of machinery used in the construction, mining and oil and gas sectors.

    Industry Products
    Drilling rigs and equipmentUnderground mining equipmentMineral processing equipmentExcavators, trenches and shovelsLoadersOther earthmoving equipmentLifting equipment
     
    Industry Activities
    Wholesaling mining machineryWholesaling construction machineryWholesaling machinery for oil and gas extraction


    Table of Contents
    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Business capital expenditure
  • Total value of construction
  • Business confidence index
  • World price of crude oil
  • Real effective exchange rate
  • Current Performance
  • Confidence in construction
  • Government schemes
  • Oil and gas
  • Profitability
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Private construction activity
  • Further government schemes
  • Mining and energy demand
  • Table: Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Hard Coal Mining
  • Stone Quarrying
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Road & Motorway Construction
  • Demolition
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Mining, Quarrying & Construction Machinery Manufacturing
  • Products & Services
  • Excavators, trenches and shovels
  • Lifting equipment
  • Other earthmoving equipment
  • Drilling rigs and equipment
  • Loaders
  • Underground mining equipment
  • Mineral processing equipment
  • Chart: Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Commercial construction industries
  • Residential construction industries
  • Public infrastructure and construction works
  • Mining sector
  • Oil and gas sector
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling
  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Finning (UK) Ltd
  • Table: Finning (UK) Ltd - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth
  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
  • Table: Industry Data for the Mining, Construction & Civil Engineering Machinery Wholesaling Industry
  • Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Jargon & Glossary
    Adit
  • A horizontal or near-horizontal tunnel providing access to an underground mine.
  • Continuous Miner
  • A large, remotely controlled machine used to continuously remove coal underground.
  • Wholesale Bypass
  • When the wholesaler is removed from the supply chain because retailers purchase goods directly from manufacturers.

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    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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