The past five years were rocky for this industry, with the economic downturn affecting many downstream industries and, thus, causing revenue growth to slow. However, the revenue stream is slowly returning with the continued economic recovery. Expanding demand from airline and freight companies will help drive growth, while persistent industry competition will also increase consolidation.
This industry wholesales transportation equipment and supplies, including aircraft and aircraft parts and equipment, boats and marine equipment and railroad cars and railroad equipment. It does not wholesale marine pleasure craft engines and parts, motor vehicle-related transportation equipment or electronic navigational equipment (e.g. sonar or radar).
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.