The Plaster Product Manufacturing industry produces a wide range of gypsum-based products principally used for the internal and external cladding of buildings. The Australian industry is dominated by a small number of manufacturers that collectively account for almost 70.0% of industry revenue, and all of domestic plasterboard production. These include USG Boral Building Products, CSR Gyprock, Knauf Australia and BGC Australia.
The industry is projected to generate revenue of $1.9 billion in 2014-15, up by 2.2% on the previous year, but representing five-year growth of just 0.8% annualised.
Companies in the Plaster Product Manufacturing industry produce plaster, plasterboard or other products composed wholly or principally of gypsum. The industry also includes companies that manufacture processed lightweight aggregates or other expanded non-metallic minerals.
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.