Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The growing prevalence of bed bugs has led to sustained industry growth over the past five years. Growth in untapped markets, such as the residential market, will boost demand for industry services. Additionally, rising regulations governing the use of pesticides will cause consumers to increasingly turn to industry operators to perform pest control operations... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The Pest Control industry provides a wide range of services, which IBISWorld categorizes into termite extermination, bed bug extermination, cockroach control, rodent extermination, ant extermination and other diversified services.
Termite extermination is the largest category, which IBISWorld estimates accounts for 30.0% of the industry's revenue. Given that termites can cause major structural damage, termite extermination services are a key service offering for industry operators. According to the Canadian Wood Council, over 20.0% of Canadians live in municipalities with termite infestations. The most common method for exterminating termites is through fumigation in which a commercial business or residence is filled with gaseous pesticides... purchase to read more