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Builders Merchants Market Report 2006


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Published Date :
July 2006find similar
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13 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Builders Merchants 2006

Executive Summary

1. Market Definition

Report Coverage

Market Sectors

Heavyside Materials

Lightside Materials

Tools And Tool Hire

Market Trends

Housebuilding

New Housing Output

Table: New Housing Output In Great Britain By All Agencies† By Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m),-2005

Housing Starts And Completions

Table: Number Of Housing Starts And Completions In The Uk (000 Dwellings),/2001-2004/2005

Private-sector Commercial Construction

Table: Contractors' Private-sector Commercial Construction Output In Great Britain By Value At Current Prices (£m),-2005

Private-sector Industrial Construction

Table: Contractors' Private-sector Industrial Construction Output In Great Britain By Value At Current Prices (£m),-2005

Repair And Maintenance

Table: Repair And Maintenance Construction Output In Great Britain By All Agencies† By Value At Current Prices (£m),-2005

Economic Trends

Population

Table: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex (000), Mid-years-2005

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current And Annual Prices (£m),-2005

Inflation

Table: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-2005

Unemployment

Table: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-2005

Household Disposable Income

Table: Uk Household Disposable Income Per Capita (£),-2005

Market Position

The Uk

Overseas

Table: Construction Industry Gross Value Added In The Eu By Country (em),

2. Market Size

The Total Market

Table: Construction Output In Great Britain By All Agencies† By Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m),-2005

Table: The Total Uk Builders' Merchants Market By Value At Current Prices (£bn),-2005

Figure: The Total Uk Builders' Merchants Market By Value At Current Prices (£bn),-2005

By Market Sector

Bricks And Roofing Tiles

Table: Deliveries And Stocks Of Bricks And Concrete Roofing Tiles In Great Britain By Volume (billion And Million Square Metres),-2005

Cement

Table: Deliveries And Stocks Of Cement In Great Britain By Volume (million Tonnes),-2005

Sand And Gravel

Table: Sales Of Sand And Gravel In Great Britain By Volume (000 Tonnes),-2005

Overseas Trade

Imports

Table: Uk Imports Of Selected Building Materials, Equipment And Components By Value (£000),-2005

Exports

Table: Uk Exports Of Selected Building Materials, Equipment And Components By Value (£000),-2005

3. Industry Background

Recent History

Number Of Companies

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Wholesale Of Wood, Construction Materials And Sanitary Equipment By Turnover Sizeband,

Employment

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Wholesale Of Wood, Construction Materials And Sanitary Equipment By Employment Sizeband,

Regional Variations In The Marketplace

Table: Geographical Distribution Of Private Contractors In Great Britain By Region Of Registration (number Of Firms), Third Quarter

Distribution

How Robust Is The Market?

Legislation

Construction Products Directive

Building Regulations

Key Trade Associations

Association Of Building Component Manufacturers Ltd

Builders Merchants Federation

Construction Products Association

Council Of European Producers Of Materials For Construction

Euro-mat Sa

Federation Of Master Builders

Institute Of Builders' Merchants

4. Competitor Analysis

The Marketplace

Market Leaders

The Bss Group Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Grafton Group Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Saint-gobain Building Distribution Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Sig Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Travis Perkins Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Wolseley Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Other Companies

Bradfords Building Supplies Ltd

Burdens Ltd

Eh Smith (builders Merchants) Ltd

Gibbs And Dandy Plc

Heiton Group Plc

Ridgeons Ltd

Robert Price (builders' Merchants) Ltd

Taylor Maxwell & Company Ltd

William Wilson Ltd

Outside Suppliers

Marketing Activity

Trade Shows

5. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities And Threats

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Threats

6. Buying Behaviour

Private Contractors

Table: Number Of Private Contractor Firms In Great Britain By Number Of Employees,-2004

By Trade

Table: Number Of Private Contractor Firms In Great Britain By Trade,

By Regional Distribution

Table: Contractors' Output In Great Britain By Region (£m)-2005

7. Current Issues

Competition From Diy Stores

Building Regulations

Rising Energy And Materials Prices

Sustainability And Environmental Trends

Affordable Housing And New Construction Methods And Materials

London Olympic Games

Housing Planning Policy

Corporate Activity

8. The Global Market

Overview

Europe

Table: Forecast Construction Industry Output For Selected European Countries By Value At Constant Prices (em),-2008

The Us

Table: Annual Housing Starts In The Us (000),-2005

9. Forecasts

Economic Background

Population

Table: Forecast Uk Resident Population By Sex (000), Mid-years-2010

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Forecast Uk Growth In Gross Domestic Product In Real Terms (%),-2010

Inflation

Table: Forecast Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-2010

Unemployment

Table: Forecast Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons (million),-2010

Forecasts To

Table: The Forecast Total Uk Builders' Merchants Market By Value At Current Prices (£bn),-2010

Market Growth

Figure: Growth In The Uk Builders' Merchants Market By Value At Current Prices (£m),-2010

Future Trends

Competition From Other Types Of Outlet

Skills Shortage

New Construction Methods And Materials

Environmental Issues

Changes In Types Of Dwelling

10. Company Profiles

The Bss Group Plc

Grafton Group Plc

Saint-gobain Building Distribution Ltd

Sig Plc

Travis Perkins Plc

Wolseley Plc

11. Consumer Confidence

Methodology

Key Findings This Quarter

The Willingness To Borrow

Confidence Declines Again

Table A: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), May, August, November, February And May

Signs That The Decline Could Be Bottoming Out

Table B: The Number Of Adults Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items (000 And %), May, August, November, February And May

The Willingness To Spend From Savings

Sharp Decline In Spending From Savings

Table C: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Spend From Savings In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), May, August, November, February And May

Table D: The Proportion Of Adults Without Any Savings (%), May, August, November, February And May

Borrowing Grows In Relative Importance

Table E: The Average Amounts Adults Are Confident Spending To Purchase Expensive Items (£ And %), May, August, November, February And May

12. Further Sources

Associations

Government Publications

Other Sources

Bisnode Sources