The Steel Casting industry manipulates steel in the production of components for a variety of applications. Industry revenue remained highly volatile during the past five years because demand is dependent on the performance of many different downstream industries. The economic downturn hindered industrial production activity for most of the period and negatively influenced demand for steel castings, as they are widely used in engineered products. Building construction activity also remained weak and only began to increase during the latter part of the period. This also adversely influenced demand for products such as tubes and pipes.
Companies in this industry operate foundries that cast steel.
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.