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Stone Quarrying in the UK - Industry Market Research Report


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Stone Quarrying in the UK

Firms in this industry mine ornamental building stone such as granite, limestone and sandstone, in addition to gypsum, anhydrite, chalk, uncalcined dolomite and slate. Operators break, crush, roughly trim and saw each type of stone. The industry excludes chemical and fertiliser mineral mining (see IBISWorld report B08.910), the production of calcined dolomite and the finishing of stone outside quarry sites.

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 (2016)
    • Table INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
  • INDUSTRY PERFORMANCE
    • Table DEMAND FROM RESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION
    • Table INDUSTRY REVENUE
    • Table LIFE CYCLE STAGE
  • PRODUCTS & MARKETS
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table PRODUCTS AND SERVICES SEGMENTATION (2016-17)
    • Table MAJOR MARKET SEGMENTATION (2016-17)
    • Table INDUSTRY TRADE BALANCE
    • Table EXPORTS TO
    • Table BUSINESS LOCATIONS 2016-17
    • Table DISTRIBUTION OF ESTABLISHMENTS VS. POPULATION
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • Table SECTOR VS. INDUSTRY COSTS
    • Table BARRIERS TO ENTRY CHECKLIST
  • MAJOR COMPANIES
    • Table MAJOR PLAYERS (MARKET SHARE)
    • Table TARMAC TRADING LTD – INDUSTRY-RELATED PERFORMANCE*
    • Table TARMAC TRADING LTD – FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    • Table HANSON QUARRY PRODUCTS EUROPE LIMITED – INDUSTRY-RELATED PERFORMANCE*
    • Table HANSON QUARRY PRODUCTS EUROPE LIMITED – FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    • Table CEMEX UK OPERATIONS LTD – INDUSTRY-RELATED PERFORMANCE*
    • Table CEMEX UK OPERATIONS LTD – FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    • Table AGGREGATE INDUSTRIES UK LTD – INDUSTRY-RELATED PERFORMANCE*
    • Table AGGREGATE INDUSTRIES UK LTD – FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    • Table BREEDON AGGREGATES LIMITED – INDUSTRY-RELATED PERFORMANCE*
    • Table BREEDON AGGREGATES LIMITED – FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
  • OPERATING CONDITIONS
    • Table CAPITAL INTENSITY
    • Table TOOLS OF THE TRADE: GROWTH STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESS
  • KEY STATISTICS
    • Table INDUSTRY DATA
    • Table ANNUAL CHANGE
    • Table KEY RATIOS
  • JARGON & GLOSSARY

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