Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Over the past five years, the Glass Product Manufacturing industry has declined as both consumers and businesses have turned away from the use of domestic glass. Substitute goods, such as plastics and metals, have become increasingly popular, and faltering construction levels have exacerbated declines in demand as manufacturers of architectural glass experienced plummeting sales. Over the five years to 2019, industry revenue forecast to fall further as international competition intensifies and diminishes industry growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The geographic distribution of industry operators for the Glass Product Manufacturing industry heavily favours Ontario and Quebec. Unsurprisingly, the majority of establishments are located in these states, which have the highest population densities and, therefore, generate the most demand for industry products. Additionally, British Columbia and Alberta also account for a large number of industry establishments, with very few businesses located elsewhere.
Ontario is estimated to account for 43.1% of total industry establishments in 2014, which is in line with the 38.4% of Canadian population that resides in the province... purchase to read more