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Truck, Trailer & Motor Home Manufacturing in the US - Industry Market Research Report


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Truck, Trailer & Motor Home Manufacturing in the US

Operators in the Truck, Trailer and Motor Home Manufacturing industry produce motor vehicle bodies, truck trailers, motor homes and recreational vehicles (RVs). Industry demand improved due to heightened demand from truck transportation, greater domestic trips made by US residents and a rising total trade value. With the economy continuing to strengthen, industry revenue is expected to increase as credit access and consumer spending gradually improve. Demographic trends that support the industry, such as the retirement of baby boomers, and sustained high trade volumes will continue to drive growth through 2021.

Operators in this industry primarily produce motor vehicle bodies and cabs, truck, automobile and utility trailers, truck trailer chassis, detachable trailer bodies and detachable trailer chassis.

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 Domestic trips by US residents
    • Table Revenue vs. exports
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2016)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2016)
    • Table Industry trade balance
    • Table Exports To...
    • Table Business Locations 2016
    • 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
    • Table Thor Industries Inc. (US RV manufacturing segment) – financial erformance*
    • Table Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (US truck, trailer and motor home manufacturing 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
  • Jargon & Glossary

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