The housing market crash of the during the recession wreaked havoc in the Carpenters industry, dropping industry revenue to levels unseen in a decade. Thankfully, the economy's return to normal cyclical trends and the improving health of real estate investment heralds improving demand conditions for carpentry contractors. However, even these upward trends will not reach pre-recession levels.
This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in framing, carpentry and finishing work. The carpentry work performed includes new work, additions, alterations and maintenance and repairs. Activities performed by establishments in this industry range from the installation of doors and windows to paneling, steel framing work and ship joinery.
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.