SIC 2451 | NAICS 321991
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Comprehensive market research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:
Subscription service provides a monthly summary report that itemizes production and shipment of manufactured housing units by state, with data reported by unit width (e.g., single-wide, multi-wide) and number of floors. Selected data derived from these reports is also included in the MHI Annual Production and Shipment Data tables and the U.S. Census Bureau Manufactured Housing Survey.
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations and include a five-year growth forecast. Profile contents include:
General Industry Information
General information section provides an overview of the industry and includes information on types of factory-built structures, cost and size comparisons for factory-built versus single-family site-built homes, owner demographics, shipments by state and number of sections, product mix by number of sections, and residential placements by site location (e.g., on private property, in communities).
Annual Production and Shipment Data
Annual production and shipment reports provide detailed current and historical data for factory-built unit production and shipments in total, by state and region, and state, region, and product mix (e.g., single-section, multi-section) on a monthly and annual basis, and also includes data on estimated annual retail sales and average sales prices for all factory-built homes and by number of sections.
Monthly Economic Report
Monthly economic report provides detailed statistics on factory-built unit production and shipments in total, by state and region, and state, region, and product mix (e.g., single-section, multi-section), and also provides information on manufacturer inventory levels and factory-built unit shipments as a percentage of new single-family homes sold and new single-family and multi-family home starts.
Quarterly Modular Housing Report
Quarterly modular housing report provides current and historical data on modular home shipments and building permits by state and census division (i.e., geographic region) with states ranked from the highest to the lowest number of shipments, and also includes information on quarterly modular home shipments as a percentage of buildings permits issued and regional shipment market share.
Freedonia Focus research report analyzes U.S. prefabricated housing demand and shipments at the manufacturer's level, with information provided in the report including historical demand and forecasts by product segment (e.g., manufactured/modular, panelized/precut, and temporary), and companies profiled including Berkshire Hathaway Inc., Cavco Industries, Inc., and Champion Home Builders, Inc.
Comprehensive report provides in-depth analysis of the prefabricated housing market in the U.S. and other countries, with information provided in the report including historical and forecast shipments by product segment (single-section, multi-section, modular, precut, panelized), and companies profiled including American Homestar Corp., Clayton Homes, Inc., Ritz-Craft Corp., and Skyline Homes, Inc.
Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
Financial benchmarking section of this report provides an analysis of industry costs and profits as a percentage of sales for firms that manufacture mobile homes, prefabricated wood buildings, and nonresidential mobile buildings in a factory environment and ship them as single-section or multi- section units for dealer installation on the owner's property or in manufactured home communities.
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage rate data for selected job positions in this manufacturing sector such as sales and marketing manager, design engineering manager, operations manager, operations support specialist, plant manager, carpenter, electrician, and production worker, with firms for which wage rates are provided including Clayton Homes, Inc. and Cavco Industries, Inc.
Five-year comparative income statement analysis provides salaries, wages, and officer compensation in both dollars and as a percentage of sales for companies that manufacture prefabricated homes and nonresidential mobile buildings in a factory environment and ship them as single-section units or multi- section units for dealer installation on the owner's property or in manufactured housing communities.