Operators in the Carpentry and Joinery Product Manufacturing industry make wooden joinery products such as windows, doors and stairs; carpentry woodwork such as beams, rafters and shuttering for concrete work; and prefabricated wooden buildings, such as sheds and mobile homes. Imports are expected to satisfy 11.2% of domestic demand, while exports are only expected to account for 1.3% of industry revenue in 2015-16.
The industry is expected to grow during the five years through 2015-16. The housing market gained momentum from the middle part of the period, supported by government initiatives and rebounding economic conditions, and propelled demand for the industry's products.
Industry participants manufacture various types of wooden goods that are mainly used in construction. These include doors, windows and frames, structural carpentry products such as beams and rafters, and prefabricated buildings like mobile homes. The manufacture of kitchen cabinets, bookcases, wardrobes and free-standing wooden partitions is excluded from the industry.
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.