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Hardware and Fastener Manufacturers – Industry Research, Analysis, Statistics, and Forecasts

SIC 3429 & 3450  |  NAICS 332510 & 33272

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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts

Industry Research Reports
Hardware Manufacturing  (view report)
Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing  (view report)
Comprehensive industry 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. Topics addressed in the reports include:
Sample report and selected industry statistics including market size, five-year average growth rate, number of businesses, and total employment are available free online.

Fastener Industry News, Inc. / FIN Magazine

Online news source and monthly print publication feature news and information for fastener industry executives, with special features including the annual "FIN Survey" which surveys readers on recent trends and their expectations for the year ahead with regard to company sales, prices, overall costs, inventory turnover, profitability, employment changes, production capacity, and capital expenditures.

Precision Machined Products Association
Business Trends Report

Monthly business trends survey provides current and historical sales trend information and includes a summary of participants' comments on their expectations over the next three months for net sales of machined products, lead times, prospects for employment, and profitability. Summary trend data the PMPA Business Trends Index is available free online, with full report available to members only.

Freedonia Group
Research reports available from this organization include:

Hardware: United States
Freedonia Focus report analyzes U.S. hardware demand and shipments at the manufacturers' level, with information provided including historical and forecast demand by market segment (e.g., builder, motor vehicles, furniture, other transport equipment, and appliances, caskets, hand trucks, and other markets) and firms profiled including Assa Abloy AB, Allegion Plc., and Strattec Security Corporation.

Industrial Fasteners: United States
Comprehensive report analyzes demand and shipments at the manufacturers' level, with information provided including historical and forecast demand by product type (e.g., aerospace grade; standard - externally threaded, internally threaded, non-threaded, and application-specific) and market segment (e.g., OEM - motor vehicle, machinery, and other; maintenance/repair/operations; and construction).

GIA Research
Builders' and Cabinet Hardware

Comprehensive market research report provides a detailed analysis of this product sector in the U.S. and selected other countries, with information provided in this report including historical and forecast sales by product segment for builders' hardware (e.g., door locking devices, door hinges and closers, window hardware, other) and cabinet hardware (e.g., locks, knobs, pulls and catches, hinges, other).

Catalina Research
Fasteners and Nails

Catalina Research report analyzes the U.S. market for this product sector, with topics covered in the report including sales trends and growth analysis, product mix, price trends, factors driving demand, manufacturer shipments by product (e.g., externally/internally threaded, non-threaded, and steel and nonferrous nails, staples, and tacks), imports and exports, and market outlook and five-year forecast.

BizMiner Market Analysis Reports
Hardware and Fastener Manufacturers  Search for "3325" and "33272" to see available reports

Market analysis reports provide industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national, state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of companies, market volume and sales trends, average company sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.

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Financial Statements and Financial Ratios

BizMiner Industry Financial Ratios
Hardware and Fastener Manufacturers  Search for "3325" and "33272" to see available reports
Five-year financial statement analysis reports provide income statements, balance sheets, and key industry financial ratios for companies of all sizes, with financial data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metropolitan area level including:
Sample financial statement and ratio analysis report is available free online.

Industry Research Reports
Hardware, Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
(see links for individual reports)  (sample spreadsheet)

Key statistics section of these reports provides detailed income statements and balance sheets on a common-size basis and over twenty-five industry financial ratios, with financial ratios provided for the each of the four most recent calendar years and on a historical average basis for 3-year, 5-year, and 10-year time periods. Sample spreadsheet with breakdowns by asset size can be viewed free online.

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Compensation and Salary Surveys

Precision Machined Products Association
Compensation Surveys and Reports

Compensation surveys available from this trade organization include the annual "Hourly Wage Shop Survey", biennial "Administrative, Professional, and Clerical Compensation Survey and Report", and periodic "Executive Compensation Survey and Report". All compensation surveys are available free of charge to participating members; contact trade association for more information on these surveys.

PayScale, Inc.
Fastener Manufacturing

Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this sector such as manufacturing engineer, mechanical engineer, sales engineer, production supervisor, tool and die maker, and CNC machinist, with employers for which salary or hourly rate data is provided including Acument Global Technologies Inc., Interstate Threaded Products, and Alcoa Fastening Systems Ltd.

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BV Guides and Databases

Private Company Sales Transaction Databases
Free "Visitor Search" allows users to search the DealStats, BIZCOMPS, and FactSet/BVR databases for private company sales transaction data by SIC or NAICS Code using the following codes:
  SIC Codes 3429 and 3450 - Hardware, Screw Machine Products, And Bolts, Nuts, Screws, Rivets, And Washers Manufacturing
  NAICS Codes 332510 and 33272 - Hardware, Turned Product, and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
Types of establishments included in these codes
Hardware manufacturers - establishments that are primarily engaged in the production of hardware items, such as locks, hinges, handles, knobs, brackets, and hooks, that are used in a variety of applications, including construction, furniture, and cabinetry.
Precision turned product manufacturing - establishments that manufacture a wide range of turned products, such as shafts, pins, and rods, as well as screws, nuts, bolts, and other fasteners, by using a variety of turning and machining processes.
Screw production - establishments that produce screws, which are threaded fasteners commonly used to join wood, sheet metal, and other materials together. Screws come in various sizes, shapes, and materials to suit specific applications.
Bolt producers - establishments that produce bolts, which are threaded fasteners used to securely fasten materials together. Bolts are typically used with nuts or other threaded components and come in various sizes, materials, and designs.
Nut manufacturers - establishments engaged in manufacturing nuts that are typically used in conjunction with bolts to secure materials together. Nuts come in various sizes and materials to suit the specific requirements of different applications.
Rivet production - establishments that specialize in the production of rivets, which are metal pins used to join materials together in applications requiring a strong permanent connection. Rivets are often used in the aerospace and construction industries.
Washer manufacturing - establishments that manufacture washers, which are flat round components used to distribute the load of a threaded fastener such as a screw or nut. Washers help prevent wear and can also be used as spacers or locking devices.
Sample reports with detailed sales transaction data and valuation multiples are available free online.

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