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Wood Product Manufacturing in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Wood Product Manufacturing in the US

The Wood Product Manufacturing industry produces a diverse range of wood products. The construction sector is the industry's largest revenue source, so operators have benefited over the five years to 2018 from strong growth in housing starts. Consumer spending has also increased, lifting demand for household wood products. Although the industry's construction-related segments have experienced growing demand over the past five years, producers of wooden household goods have come against stronger competition from low-cost imports, which have grown to satisfy more than one-third of domestic demand. Additionally, these manufacturers have experienced competition from products made with substitute materials, such as plastic and metal. Industry sales are expected to grow at a slower rate over the next five years due to intense competition, despite expanding residential construction, falling unemployment and improving incomes.

This industry manufactures wood products not produced by sawmills or by manufacturers of veneer, engineered wood, millwork and mobile homes. Therefore, industry products are miscellaneous. They include wood ladders, cabinets, kitchenware, broom handles, kiln-dried lumber, reels and toothpicks.

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
  • 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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