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Lumber & Building Material Stores in Canada: Market Research Report

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Lumber & Building Material Stores in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 44419CA | Feb 2016

Nailing it: Industry revenue will slowly rise, but heightened competition will hinder profit

IBISWorld’s Lumber & Building Material Stores market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$4bn
Annual Growth 11-16
0.3%
Annual Growth 16-21
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Profit
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Employment
24,612
Businesses
3,025
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Lumber and Building Material Stores industry has lumbered through the five years to 2016. Over the past five years, mixed performance from construction markets has caused industry revenue to stagnate. However, the industry is expected to slowly pick up over the next five years. As in the previous period, dynamics in construction-related industries is expected to heavily influence industry performance. While Canada's overheated housing market is unlikely to result in a dramatic crash, new home construction is anticipated to remain constrained moving forward. Nevertheless, while the cooling housing market tempers demand, an increase in renovation activity from homeowners is expected to boost industry evenue slightly... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

The Lumber and Building Material Stores industry has lumbered through the five years to 2016. Industry retailers sell a variety of structural lumber, stone and brick, as well as cabinets, floor coverings, roofing materials, doors and windows. The industry primarily serves customers and contractors involved in building and remodelling-related activities, making industry performance heavily reliant on construction markets. Over the past five years, mixed performance from construction markets has caused industry revenue to nearly stagnate, increasing at an annualized rate of just 0.3% to total $4.2 billion.

Major market dynamics

Over the past five years, industry revenue has both benefited and suffered from dynamics within downstream construction markets... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Lumber & Building Material Stores Industry?

This industry retails building materials such as lumber, hardwood, stones and brick. This industry also supplies cabinets, floor coverings, roofing materials, electrical and plumbing goods, doors and windows to the construction market. The industry does not include home improvement centres, paint and wallpaper specialty stores or hardware stores.

Industry Products
Lumber and other wooden building materialsOther structural materials and suppliesHardware, tools, plumbing and electrical supplies
 
Industry Activities
Retailing building materialsRetailing cabinetsRetailing ceiling fansRetailing doors and windowsRetailing electrical suppliesRetailing fencingRetailing floor coverings (wood or ceramic only)Retailing lighting fixturesRetailing masonry (e.g. block, brick and stone)Retailing plumbing supplies


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