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Used Car Parts Wholesaling in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Used Car Parts Wholesaling in the US

The Used Car Parts Wholesaling industry is primarily composed of small, auto recycling yards that dismantle old automobiles and derive revenue by selling used car parts to repair shops, manufacturers, and other individuals. Industry operators derive their revenue from sales to a variety of markets, including operators in the Auto Mechanics and Auto Parts Manufacturing industry. Increasing per capita disposable incomes among consumers have had mixed effects on demand for industry products over the five years to 2019. Higher incomes increased some consumers' demand for used auto parts since less-affluent car owners can afford more used auto parts as their incomes rise. Industry revenue is expected to grow over the five years to 2019, and continue growing over the next five years.

Companies in this industry wholesale used auto parts. Industry operators also dismantle vehicles for the purpose of selling used auto parts to individuals, car mechanics and others. This industry excludes companies primarily engaged in selling scrap metal, tires and tubes as well as companies engaged in the refurbishing, rebuilding or remanufacturing of car parts.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2019)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Total vehicle miles
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2019)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2019)
    • Table Business Locations 2019
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major Players
    • Table LKQ Corporation (US industry-specific segment) - financial performance*
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital Intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs. growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
    • Table Industry Financial Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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