Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Over the past five years, the Concrete Contractors industry has trended upward due to the diverse uses for concrete. However, volatility in downstream industries has taken a toll, leading to a slow level of revenue growth. In the five years to 2021, the Canadian construction markets are projected to progress steadily, slowly fuelling the industry... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter
The Concrete Contractors industry has low barriers to entry, with the high competition in local markets being the primary deterrent. Start-up costs for an individual contractor are very low, particularly if an entrant begins work as an independent mason willing to join established crews before starting his or her own company. There are no formal qualifications or licensing requirements for working in the industry, and the essential nature of concrete work in modern construction guarantees the trade's relevance.
Competition among contractors in most construction industries is based primarily on experience and reputation, and concrete work is no exception... purchase to read more