Wood Flooring Manufacturers
SIC 2426 | NAICS 321918
The following guide to industry information, research, and analysis provides sources for industry trends and statistics, financial ratios, salary surveys, and more.
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▪ Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
▪ Financial Information and Financial Ratios
▪ Compensation and Salary Surveys
▪ Business Valuation Resources
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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:
Hardwood Floors Magazine
Bimonthly trade magazine features news and information for manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and contractors, with content categories including business management, design, installation, sanding and finishing, and troubleshooting, and special features including the annual "State of the Flooring Industry" report published in the April / May issue of the magazine. Digital editions can be viewed free online.
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations, recent news and developments, business challenges, issues, trends, and opportunities, and include a five-year revenue growth forecast. Profiles are updated quarterly and include:
Free online guide provides an overview of hardwood flooring products, with topics covered in various sections of the guide including top ten flooring trends, product types and styles, hardwood species commonly used for flooring, wood grading systems, relative hardness ratings, factory pre-finished vs. unfinished (finished on-site after installation) product considerations, and glossary of common terms.
Research reports available from this organization include:
Wood Flooring: United States
Hard Surface Flooring
Comprehensive research report provides in-depth analysis of the U.S. market for solid hardwood and engineered wood products, with subjects covered in the report including historical and forecast sales and shipments; end-use markets; distribution channels; key factors affecting demand and distribution; plant cost structure and profitability; and leading North American manufacturer and marketer profiles.
Market research report provides detailed analysis of this product sector on a global basis, with topics covered in the U.S. section of the report including market percentage breakdown for the commercial and residential sectors by usage and application area, historical and forecast consumption and sales volume by product segment (e.g., solid, engineered wood), and leading U.S. manufacturer profiles.
Residential Flooring: North American Markets
Comprehensive study analyzes the North American market by product type and region, with topics covered in the hardwood floor section including product overview (e.g., engineered wood, laminates, stains, and finishes), new products and technologies, environmental programs and incentives, and government regulations and requirements. Individual sections of the study can be purchased online.
Financial Benchmarking Data
Wood Floor Manufacturers
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Five-year comparative financial statement analysis includes income statements with expense detail, balance sheets, cash flow analysis, and key financial and operating ratios, with detailed financial benchmarking data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
Financial information section of this profile includes income statement and balance sheet data and key financial ratios for companies that manufacture solid hardwood products from oak, maple, ash, beech, and other woods using flat-sawn, quarter-sawn, and rift-sawn cutting methods, and engineered flooring products manufactured using dry-sawn hardwood or rotary-peeled or sliced-peeled hardwood veneers.
Compensation and Salary Surveys
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Employment and Wages - Other Wood Product Manufacturing
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data for personnel employed by companies in this manufacturing sector, with various products covered by the survey including hardwood and softwood dimension lumber, cut stock, and dimension stock; windows and doors and window and door frames and sashes; and ornamental woodwork, moldings, baseboards, and hardwood floors.
Business Valuation Resources