Metal and Mineral Wholesaling in Australia - IBISWorld Industry Market Research

Metal and Mineral Wholesaling in Australia

Metal and Mineral Wholesaling in Australia - IBISWorld Industry Market Research
Metal and Mineral Wholesaling in Australia
Published Feb 06, 2015
32 pages — Published Feb 06, 2015
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In the past five years, the Metal and Mineral Wholesaling industry has benefited from the mining investment boom, strong foreign demand and stable domestic growth. Demand from engineering construction for basic metal products, such as structural sections, has been particularly strong, reflecting investment in resource projects and associated construction and building infrastructure. Firms supplying other sectors, including automotive manufacturers and the residential housing market, have generally fared less well.

Firms in the industry wholesale a range of mineral and metal products. Key items include coal and coke, pig iron, ingot steel and semi-fabricated products of iron or steel. These can take the form of sheets, strips, bars, rods, sections, structural steel or tubes. Industry firms may also wholesale metal waste or scrap.

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.

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