Apr 9 2010
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/c29d24/brick_and_structur) has announced the addition of Supplier Relations US, LLC's new report "Brick and Structural Clay Tile Manufacturing Industry in the U.S. and its International Trade" to their offering.
Definition & Classification
This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing brick and structural clay tiles. This 6-digit NAICS industry (327121) is under the hierarchy of Clay Building Material and Refractories Manufacturing Industry (32712), Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing Industry Group (3271), Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing Subsector (327), and the Manufacturing Sector (31-33). Its SIC equivalent code is: 3251 - Brick and Structural Clay Tile (except slumped brick).
Revenue, Profitability & Foreign Trade Preview
The industry's revenue for the year 2009 was approximately $1.6 billion USD, with an estimated gross profit of 39.33%. Import was valued at $20.0 million USD from 25 countries. The industry also exported $26.2 million USD worth of merchandise to 71 countries. Adding import value to and subtracting export value from the industry's shipment value, the total domestic demand for the industry in 2009 was $1.6 billion USD.
This 159-page research report covers the industry with a comprehensive view while delivering a depth of information in key areas. Supply and demand data details U.S. shipments and international trade in the context of the industry's capacity utilization. Industry level income statements, balance sheets, and capital expenditure analysis allow for financial benchmarking. In the cost analysis section, 42 upstream industries are analyzed to offer insight into the supply chain cost structure. For the channel and pricing structure, 43 downstream industries are analyzed. The competitive landscape section provides the number of companies and their respective revenue share, the market concentration, and a list of major players. All related trade associations, industry standards, and trade publications are also listed. These elements are accompanied by over 150 labeled charts and tables, organized to best convey the myriad data within the report.
This industry report includes detailed information on:
1. Industrys major players 2. Organizations that set standards for the industry 3. Government agencies that regulate and monitor policies related to the industry 4. Trade associations, including educational institutions 5. Trade publications 6. Trade shows and organizers 7. Sources of the information
This information includes the name of the company or organization, a description of the organization and how it is related to the industry, and a URL link to its website.