The Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling industry acts as a link between manufacturers and final markets for a wide range of machinery and equipment. Industry operators have ties with national and international manufacturers and can fill orders from a wide range of industries that demand machinery. The industry's dependence on downstream demand has led to revenue volatility over the past five years, as the Mining division has played a growing role in industry performance. Although the industry benefited from surging demand for mining machinery and equipment until 2012-13, it has faced contraction since 2013-14 as mining capital expenditure slumped.
Operators in the industry wholesale a range of machinery, parts and equipment that are mainly used for industrial production and mining processes. Products wholesaled by industry operators include everything from food processing machinery and woodworking equipment, to dry-cleaning equipment and printing machinery.
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.