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Refrigeration Equipment Wholesaling in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Refrigeration Equipment Wholesaling in the US

During the five-year period to 2018, the Refrigeration Equipment Wholesaling industry benefited from the steady fall in the national unemployment rate and an increase in demand from several key markets. Over the past five years, the national unemployment rate fell. This decline, coupled with rising income levels, encouraged consumers to dine out and travel more. As a result, hotels and food service businesses generated enough revenue to invest in new refrigeration equipment. Over the next five years to 2023, IBISWorld expects restaurants and food-service operators to continue to benefit from higher levels of consumer spending, leading to higher anticipated revenue for refrigeration wholesalers. In addition, a projected increase in industrial production and manufacturing activity will lead to an increase in perishable product shipments, bolstering demand for refrigerated systems for truck and rail transportation.

Wholesalers in this industry distribute commercial refrigeration equipment, including beverage coolers, cold storage machinery, refrigerator compressors, condensing units, refrigerated display cases and drinking fountains. This industry excludes the wholesaling of residential refrigeration and air conditioning equipment. Distributors of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment are also excluded.

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 (2018)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Value of private nonresidential construction
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2018)
    • Table Business Locations 2018
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Enterprises by employment size
    • Table Sector vs Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to entry checklist
  • Major Companies
  • 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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