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Automotive market research reports by First Research, Inc.

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  • Tire Dealers

    ... Corporation, Monro Muffler Brake, Les Schwab Tire Centers and retail units of manufacturers Bridgestone and Goodyear (all based in the US), as well as Beaurepaires (Australia) and Kwik-Fit (UK). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand for replacement tires ... Read More

  • Motorcycle Manufacturing

    ... based in China); BMW (Germany); Hero MotoCorp (India); Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, and Yamaha (Japan); and Harley-Davidson and Polaris (the US). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Personal income and interest rates drive demand. The profitability of individual companies depends ... Read More

  • Automotive Parts & Accessories Stores

    ... O'Reilly Automotive, and The Pep Boys (all based in the US), as well as ATU Auto-Teile-Unger (Germany); AUTOBACS SEVEN and Yellow Hat (Japan); Halfords Group (UK); and Supercheap Auto (Australia). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand for automobile ... Read More

  • Automobile Parts Manufacturing

    ... steering and suspension components. Major companies include American Axle & Manufacturing, BorgWarner, Dana, Lear, and Tenneco (all based in in the US), along with Adient (Ireland), Robert Bosch and ZF Friedrichshafen (Germany); Aptiv (UK), DENSO ... Read More

  • Automobile Manufacturing

    ... shifts in consumer attitudes have created unprecedented challenges as well as opportunities. In pursuit of sales growth, global automakers have invested heavily in emerging markets, but slower demand, especially in China, has highlighted the risks ... Read More

  • Manufacturing Sector

    ... companies include Boeing, Caterpillar, DuPont, Ford, GE, GM, HP, IBM, Pfizer, Procter & Gamble, and Tyson Foods (all based in the US); Nestlé (Switzerland), Sanofi (France), Siemens (Germany), and Toyota Motor (Japan). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Globalization ... Read More

  • Plastic & Rubber Product Manufacturing

    ... include US-based Berry Global Group, Cooper Tire & Rubber, Goodyear, and Newell Brands, as well as Amcor (Australia), Bridgestone (Japan), Michelin (France), Pirelli (Italy), and Reynolds Group Holdings (New Zealand). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Because plastic products ... Read More

  • Automotive Repair & Maintenance Services

    ... (a unit of Bridgestone), Jiffy Lube, Meineke, Midas, Monro Muffler Brake, and Safelite Group. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand depends on miles driven and the number of cars on the road. The increased complexity of vehicles, which ... Read More

  • Search, Detection, Navigation & Guidance System Manufacturing

    ... include FLIR and divisions of defense contractors such as Boeing, General Dynamics, Northrop Grumman, and Raytheon (all based in the US), as well as Airbus Group (the Netherlands), BAE Systems (the UK), Bharat Electronics (India), ... Read More

  • Automobile Dealers

    ... Group 1, CarMax, Penske Automotive Group, and Sonic Automotive (all based in the US), as well as Inchcape plc (UK), Jardine Cycle & Carriage (Singapore), Porsche Piech Holding GmbH (Austria), and Tangshan Jidong Jiefang Automobile ... Read More

  • Recreational Vehicle Parks

    ... Thousand Trails (both based in the US), as well as Discovery Holiday Parks (Australia); Siblu (France); and the UK-based Camping and Caravanning Club, Park Resorts, and Parkdean Holiday Parks. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is driven by ... Read More

  • Taxi & Limousine Services

    ... Taxi and limousine revenue is driven by business and leisure travel. The profitability of individual companies depends on good marketing. Small companies can effectively compete with large ones because there are few economies of scale ... Read More

  • Motorcycle Dealers

    ... and accessories. No major companies dominate the industry; most have a single retail outlet. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Discretionary personal income and interest rates drive demand, since motorcycles are high-ticket purchases and often financed. The profitability of ... Read More

  • Recreational Vehicle Dealers

    ... Inland Empire RV, La Mesa RV Center, and Lazy Days' RV Center. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is driven by consumer income and population demographics. The profitability of individual companies depends on effective marketing and inventory management. ... Read More

  • Boat Dealers

    ... parts and boat repair services. Major US companies include MarineMax and West Marine. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand for boats is closely linked to personal income, consumer confidence, and the general economy. Industry groups also examine other ... Read More

  • Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing

    ... Thor Industries, and Winnebago (all based in the US), along with Hymer (Germany), Swift (UK), and Trigano (France). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is driven by consumer income and demographics, as RV buyers are mainly middle aged ... Read More

  • Truck & Bus Manufacturing

    ... US), along with China FAW Group and Dongfeng Motor (China), Daimler (Germany), Tata Motors (India), and Volvo (Sweden). The industry includes companies that manufacture and assemble complete vehicles and companies that supply vehicle chassis to ... Read More

  • Automobile Rental & Leasing

    ... Holdings, Hertz Global Holdings, and Ryder (all based in the US), along with China Auto Rental (China), Europcar (France), LeasePlan (the Netherlands), and Sixt (Germany). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand for car rental is driven by business ... Read More

  • Automotive Oil Change & Lubrication Services

    ... Lube (owned by Chevron), Jiffy Lube and Pennzoil 10 Minute Lube Center (both owned by Royal Dutch Shell), and Valvoline Instant Oil Change. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is driven by the amount of driving that consumers ... Read More

  • Tire Wholesalers

    ... based in the US), as well as Bond International (UK), Dynamic Tire (Canada), and PPC Asia (Philippines). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Radical changes in the replacement-tire market threaten to disrupt what traditionally has been relatively stable industry. ... Read More

  • Truck Rental & Leasing

    ... Truck Leasing, Ryder, and U-Haul (all based in the US), as well as LeasePlan (the Netherlands) and Sixt (Germany). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is driven by the health of the economy and the housing market. The ... Read More

  • Car Washes

    ... Blue Beacon International, Wash Depot, and Zips Car Wash (all based in the US), along with IMO Car Wash Group and Mr Wash Autoservice (both based in Germany) and Uhoda (Belgium). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is ... Read More

  • Tire Manufacturing

    ... Sumitomo Rubber Industries (Japan), Continental AG (Germany), Pirelli (Italy), and Hankook (South Korea). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is driven by sales of new vehicles and the need for replacement tires. Because tires are largely a commodity, ... Read More

  • Truck Trailer Manufacturing

    ... Translead, Utility Trailer, and Wabash National (all based in the US), as well as China International Marine Containers, Randon (Brazil), and Schmitz Cargobull (Germany). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is directly tied to activity in the truck ... Read More

  • Motor Vehicle Towing Services

    ... No major companies dominate the industry. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is driven by the average age of the US motor vehicle fleet, the rate of automobile accidents, and parking enforcement by private landowners and municipalities. The ... Read More

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