The Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing industry has come under increasing pressure from imports originating from low-cost manufacturing countries in the Asia-Pacific region. Recovery depends on the industry's ability to compete on the basis of quality and technology, as industry operators are unable to match the operational costs of the importers.
Industry revenue is largely derived from downstream markets that are mature or declining, such as the automotive manufacturing and the industrial machinery manufacturing industries.
The Nut, Bolt, Screw and Rivet Manufacturing industry consists of firms that manufacture metal nuts, bolts, screws, rivets or similar fasteners or metal washers.
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.