A strong Construction division and high population growth have helped buoy the Australian Houseware and Gardenware Wholesaling industry over the past few years. While industry products are typically low in replacement levels, growth in population and outer suburban dwelling construction has aided the bottom line. As a result, sales revenue is expected to grow by 0.5% in 2012-13, to $2.48 billion.
Companies in this industry purchase household goods, like cutlery, tableware (including crockery), glassware and garden tools from manufacturers and sell them to retailers.
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.