Dim lights: High levels of regulation will continue to hurt the industry moving forward

Things have not been so bright for the Lighting and Bulb Manufacturing industry. In 2017, the industry is expected to generate one-fifth of the revenue that it did before new regulation forced operators to begin discontinuing industry products in 2007. Over the current five-year period, the industry has experienced high revenue volatility. In 2015, the government banned the 40- and 60-watt incandescent bulbs. With retailers allowed to sell their existing inventories, consumers responded to the ban by opting to stockpile large qualities of the bulbs already on the market. Over the five years to 2022, the industry is anticipated to contract...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Forecast Growth 17-22

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The rising concern over energy efficiency has profoundly affected the industry
  • As a significant portion of industry products are installed during construction activity, demand for industry products is determined by the health of construction markets
  • Lighting product landscape sales are expected to continue shifting away from industry products
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    Barriers to entry in the Lighting and Bulb Manufacturing industry in Canada are high. The shift from traditional incandescent bulbs to more energy efficient light-emitting diodes has made it hard for existing operators to remain competitive. At the same time, it has acted as a deterrent for new entrants. Regulation has also made it increasingly more expensive to enter the industry, as there are now minimum energy-efficiency standards. The industry is in decline and most operators are finding it difficult to turn a profit. Expenses, especially input costs, and declining sales have made the industry unattractive to many newcomers...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry are

  • Establishment of brand names
  • Having links with suppliers
  • Ensuring pricing policy is appropriate
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Canadian effective exchange rate index and Value of nonresidential construction in the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures a range of electric light bulbs, tubes, parts and components. Light-emitting diode (LED) and lighting fixtures manufacturers are excluded from this industry; LED systems are included in Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing (IBISWorld report 33441CA).

    Industry Products
  • Nonresidential lighting systems
  • Residential lighting systems for new homes
  • Other residential lighting systems
  • Infrastructure lighting systems
  • Other lighting systems
  • Industry Activities
  • Automotive light bulb
  • Compact fluorescent light bulb
  • Flashlight bulb
  • Sealed beam lamp
  • Photographic bulb
  • Light bulb and tube
  • Halogen bulb
  • Incandescent filament lamp bulb
  • Health lamp
  • filaments for electric lamps
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Canadian effective exchange rate index
  • Value of nonresidential construction
  • Residential renovation expenditure
  • Value of residential construction
  • Government expenditure and investment

  • Current Performance
  • Efficiency regulation
  • Blinding LED
  • Demand from construction
  • Trade erosion
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Flickering landscape
  • Declining trade
  • Mercury concerns on the rise
  • Table: Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Homebuilders in Canada
  • Industrial Building Construction in Canada
  • Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling in Canada
  • Electronic Part & Equipment Wholesaling in Canada
  • Commercial Building Construction in Canada

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Aluminum Manufacturing in Canada
  • Copper, Zinc & Lead Refining in Canada
  • Glass Product Manufacturing in Canada
  • Nonferrous Metal Rolling & Alloying in Canada
  • Oxygen & Hydrogen Gas Manufacturing in Canada

  • Products & Services
  • Nonresidential lighting systems
  • Residential lighting systems for new homes
  • Infrastructure lighting systems
  • Other residential lighting systems
  • Other lighting systems
  • Chart: Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Exports
  • Electrical wholesalers
  • Retail home improvement centres
  • Other
  • Vehicle manufacturers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitPurchasesWagesRent and utilitiesDepreciationOther costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal
  • External

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    LEDVANCE GmbH, Hubbell Canada LP,
  • Table: LEDVANCE GmbH - financial performance
  • Table: Hubbell Canada LP - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Value of nonresidential construction (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Compact Fluorescent Lights (Clfs)
  • Lights that use an electric current and gas to generate light.
  • Incandescent Light Bulbs
  • Lights that use an electric current and wire filament to generate light.
  • Light-Emitting Diode (Led)
  • A type of light source which uses a semiconductor. These types of lights are cited to use less electricity than regular incandescent bulbs.
  • Watt
  • A unit of power measures the rate of energy conversion per second.
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