Refrigerator & Freezer Manufacturing in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Refrigerator & Freezer Manufacturing

The Refrigerator and Freezer Manufacturing industry has grown over the five years to 2018. Operators in this industry manufacture household-type refrigerators and upright and chest freezers. The industry has grown due to explosive growth in housing starts, stable household debt levels and growing consumer confidence. As more consumer move into new homes, demand for new appliances, such as refrigerators and freezers, increases. However, one of the major threats to industry operators is intense competition from imports. Over the five years to 2023, the industry is expected to decline. While new housing starts are still projected to grow during the period, growth is anticipated to more modest, while imports will continue to provide operators with stiff competition.

This industry manufactures household-type refrigerators and upright and chest freezers.



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 Housing starts
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2018)
    • Table Industry trade balance
    • Table Exports To ...
    • Table Business Locations 2018
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
    • Table Trade Globalization
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major Players
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  • 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
  • Jargon & Glossary

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