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Kitchen Cabinets And Other Cabinetwork


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This market profile analyzes the U.S. and Canadian markets for stock line and custom kitchen cabinets and vanities and other cabinetwork. Reviews shipment data for wood and plastic laminated cabinets, as well as the type of door wood utilized. Sections on the cost structure of cabinetwork plants and the competitive environment provide strategies to maximize growth and profitability. Provides profiles, financial statistics, and market shares for the top competitors, including American Woodmark, Aristokraft, Masco, and Schrock.


Section 1 U.S. Kitchen Cabinet and Cabinetwork Industry Trends

  • Executive Summary
  • Table 1-1 Value of U.S. Kitchen Cabinet and Cabinetwork Shipments, 1972-2002
  • Table 1-2 Kitchen Cabinet and Cabinetwork’s Share of U.S. Building Materials Shipments, 1972-2002
  • Table 1-3 Real U.S. Shipments of Kitchen Cabinets and Cabinetwork, 1972-2002
  • Table 1-4 Comparative Growth Analysis of Real U.S. Kitchen Cabinet and Cabinetwork Shipments, Residential Construction Activity, Real Disposable Personal Income, and Mortgage Interest Rates, 1982-1997
  • Table 1-5 U.S. Producer Price Trends for Kitchen Cabinets and Cabinetwork, 1972-2002
  • Table 1-6 Value of Stock and Custom Kitchen Cabinet and Cabinetwork Shipments, 1972-2002
  • Table 1-7 Comparison of Gross Profit Margins for U.S. Cabinetwork Plants and the U.S. Manufacturing Average, 1977-1997
  • Scope and Methodology

Section 2 U.S. Cabinetwork Shipment Analysis

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 2-1 Value of U.S. Cabinetwork Shipments by Major Market Sector, 1972-2002
  • Table 2-2 U.S. Quantity Cabinetwork Shipments by Market Sector, 1977-2002
  • Table 2-3 Value of U.S. Stock Line and Custom Kitchen Cabinet Shipments, 1972-2002
  • Table 2-4 U.S. Quantity Kitchen Cabinet Shipments by Type, 1972-2002
  • Table 2-5 Percent of U.S. Dollar Cabinet Sales Frameless, 1985-1995
  • Table 2-6 Average Value per U.S. Factory Shipped Cabinet Unit by Type, 1977-2002
  • Table 2-7 Value of U.S. Kitchen Cabinet Shipments by Material, 1972-2002
  • Table 2-8 Value of U.S. Shipments of Stock Line Kitchen Cabinets by Material, 1972-2002
  • Table 2-9 Value of U.S. Custom-Made Kitchen Cabinet Shipments by Material, 1972-2002
  • Table 2-10 Value of U.S. Vanities and Other Cabinetwork Shipments by Type, 1972-2002
  • Table 2-11 Value of U.S. Metal Kitchen Cabinet Shipments, 1972-1997
  • Table 2-12 U.S. Producer Price Trends by Cabinetwork Product Type, 1987-1997

Section 3 U.S. Kitchen Cabinet End-Use Markets and Distribution Data

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 3-1 U.S. Purchases of Kitchen Cabinets, Vanities, and Related Cabinetwork by End-Use Market, 1977-1997
  • Table 3-2 Distribution of U.S. Purchases of Kitchen Cabinets, Vanities and Other Cabinetwork by End-Use Market, 1977-1997
  • Table 3-3 Total U.S. Residential Kitchen Cabinet and Vanity Usage by Market, 1996 and 1997
  • Table 3-4 Share of U.S. Home Builder Kitchen Cabinet Purchases for the Top Twenty-Five Brands Mentioned, 1992 and 1996
  • Table 3-5 U.S. Builder Kitchen Cabinet Purchasing Decisions, 1992 and 1996
  • Table 3-6 Kitchen Cabinet Purchases by U.S. Mobile Home and Prefabricated Wood Building Plants, 1982-1997
  • Table 3-7 U.S. Cabinet Distribution Channels, 1987-1995
  • Table 3-8 Kitchen Cabinet Sales by U.S. Lumber and Building Material Retailers, 1977-1997
  • Table 3-9 U.S. Imports of Kitchen Cabinets by Major Country of Origin, 1992-1996
  • Table 3-10 U.S. Exports of Kitchen Cabinets by Major Country of Destination, 1987-1996
  • Table 3-11 Canadian Kitchen Cabinet Market Sales, 1991-1997
  • Table 3-12 Canadian Kitchen Cabinet Shipments, 1987-1997
  • Table 3-13 Canadian Exports and Imports of Kitchen Cabinets and Other Wood Kitchen Furniture by Major Trading Country, 1991-1995

Section 4 Factors Affecting U.S. and Canadian Cabinetwork Demand

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 4-1 U.S. Spending on Construction Put in Place and by Market, 1972-1997
  • Table 4-2 Real U.S. Spending on Construction Put in Place by Market and Building Type, 1992-1996
  • Table 4-3 Total U.S. Housing Demand by Sector and by Region, 1992-1997
  • Table 4-4 New U.S. Privately Owned Housing Units Started by Type of Structure, 1980-1997
  • Table 4-5 Monthly Private U.S. Housing Units Authorized by 19,000 Building Permit Places and by Region, 1995 and 1996
  • Table 4-6 Housing Starts in Canada, 1987-1996
  • Table 4-7 Total Bathrooms in New U.S. Housing Units by Type of Unit and Region, 1990-1997
  • Table 4-8 New U.S. Privately Owned Single-Family Homes by Number of Bathrooms and by Region, 1985-1995
  • Table 4-9 New U.S. Housing Units in Multi-Family Buildings by Number of Bathrooms and by Region, 1985-1995
  • Table 4-10 U.S. New and Remodeled Residential Kitchens and Baths, 1990-1997
  • Table 4-11 U.S. Residential Spending on Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeling and Percent of Total Residential Remodeling and Repair, 1972-1997
  • Table 4-12 U.S. Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeling Spending by Ownership of Residential Property, 1993-1995
  • Table 4-13 U.S. Spending on Kitchen and Bath Remodeling and Number of Jobs, 1987-1997
  • Table 4-14 Number of U.S. Kitchen and Bath Remodeling Jobs by Region, 1996 and 1997
  • Table 4-15 Monthly U.S. Building Materials Dealers Sales, 1993-1996
  • Table 4-16 Number of U.S. Households and Average Household Size, 1960-2002
  • Table 4-17 U.S. Home Mortgage Interest Rates and Personal Income, 1980-1997
  • Table 4-18 U.S. Nonresidential Contract Awards by Building Type and Region, 1990-1997
  • Table 4-19 U.S. Recreational Vehicle Shipments, 1992-1996
  • Table 4-20 Number of U.S. Original Equipment Manufacturing End-Use Market Plants by State, 1994

Section 5 Cost Structure of U.S. and Canadian Cabinetwork Plants

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 5-1 U.S. Cabinetwork Plant Operating Ratios and Profit Margins, 1972-1997
  • Table 5-2 U.S. Cabinetwork Plant Material Purchases by Kind, 1982-1992
  • Table 5-3 U.S. Distribution of Wood Cabinet Door Material Usage, 1991-1995
  • Table 5-4 U.S. Producer Price Trends for Major Material Inputs, 1987-1997
  • Table 5-5 U.S. Cabinetwork Plant Labor Situation, 1972-1997
  • Table 5-6 Real U.S. Cabinetwork Plant Shipments per Employee, 1972-1997
  • Table 5-7 New U.S. Cabinetwork Plant Capital Expenditures, 1972-1994
  • Table 5-8 U.S. Cabinetwork Plant Inventory/Shipment Ratio, 1972-1994
  • Table 5-9 Operating Ratios by U.S. Cabinetwork Plant Product Specialization, 1972-1992
  • Table 5-10 Number of U.S. Cabinetwork Plants by State, 1987-1994
  • Table 5-11 U.S. Cabinetwork Shipments by State and by Major Market Sector, 1987 and 1992
  • Table 5-12 Canadian Kitchen Cabinet and Bathroom Vanity Industry Structure, 1989-1994
  • Table 5-13 Distribution of Canadian Kitchen Cabinet and Bathroom Vanity Plants and Manufacturing Revenues by Facility Number of Employees and Province, 1990 and 1994

Section 6 U.S. Cabinetwork Industry Competitive Environment

  • Summary of Major Findings
  • Table 6-1 Number of U.S. Cabinetwork Companies, Plants, and Facility Revenues, 1972-1997
  • Table 6-2 Number of U.S. Cabinetwork Manufacturers by Product Type and Average Shipments per Company, 1982-1992
  • Table 6-3 Distribution of U.S. Cabinetwork Plants, Plant Shipments, and Operating Ratios by Facility Number of Employees, 1987-1994
  • Table 6-4 Share of Industry Plant Shipments by Company Group Category, 1972-1997
  • Table 6-5 Sales, Market Share, and Employees for Twenty Major U.S. Cabinetwork Manufacturers, 1995
  • Table 6-6 Sales and Profit Trends for Seven Worldwide Cabinetwork Manufacturers, 1992-1996
  • Table 6-7 Distribution of Twenty-Five Major U.S. Cabinetmaker Sales by Type of Work, 1993 and 1995
  • Table 6-8 Distribution of Twenty-Three Major U.S. Cabinetmaker Sales by Cabinet Type, 1993 and 1995
  • Table 6-9 Distribution of Twenty-Two Major U.S. Cabinetmaker Sales by Method of Distribution, 1993 and 1995

Section 7 Competitive Intelligence: Company Profiles and Recent Developments
Summary of Major Findings
Improving Manufacturing Efficiency
Creating A Competitive Advantage
Methodology, Sources, and Objectives
American Brands, Inc.
American Woodmark Corp.
Amre, Inc.
Berisford plc
Cornwell Parker plc
Electrolux Ab
Harrow Industries, Inc.
Leucadia National Corp.
Masco Corp.
Patrick Industries, Inc.
Skane Gripen Ab
The Spring Ram Corp. plc
Triangle Pacific Corp.

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