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2017 Market Research Report on Waste Collection Industry


Current Research on the Waste Collection Industry

This section provides answers to fundamental and critical questions about the industry:
  1. What is the total market size ($ millions)?
  2. What is the Waste Collection industry outlook?
  3. Has the market grown or declined?
  4. What is the market growth rate?
  5. Are long term forecasts positive or negative?
  6. What is the industry size and average company size?
  7. How many companies are in the industry?

Market Size & Industry Statistics

The total U.S. market size for the Waste Collection industry: statistics cover all companies, both public and private. In addition to total revenue, the industry research provides details on employees, companies, and average firm size in the sector. Use this market information to research and analyze growth rates and the Waste Collection industry trends and market outlook based on quantitative research and economic data.

market size 2017
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Statistics 2011        2012        2013        2014        2015        2016
Market Size
(Total Sales/Revenue)


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Total Firms
Total Employees
Average Revenue Per Firm
Average Employees Per Firm
Statistics Source: U.S. Census, AnythingResearch Market Analysis



Market Forecast - Waste Collection[PREMIUM]

Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook & Waste Collection future growth trends. The following five-year forecast utilizes advanced economics and statistics to project both short-term and long-term market growth and outlook. The industry outlook can be used to set a strategy applicable to economic realities.

market forecast

Forecast / Industry Outlook 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Market Forecast ($ millions)
Projected Industry Growth Rate (%)
Source: AnythingResearch Economic Analysis

Product & Services Breakdown

Research products and services in the Waste Collection industry generating sales. Note that products are broken into categories with different levels of classification.

Product DescriptionNumber of Companies Sales ($ millions) Percent of Total Sales

Industry Total

Non-Hazardous Waste And Recyclable Material Subcontracted Collection Services

Non-Hazardous Waste And Recyclable Material Collection Services, Residential

Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Services, Residential

Recyclable Material Collection Services, Residential

Non-Hazardous Waste And Recyclable Material Collection Services, Non-Residential

Recyclable Material Collection Services, Non-Residential

Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Services, Non-Residential, Industrial

Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Services, Non-Residential, Non-Industrial

Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Services, Construction And Demolition Sites

Other Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Services

All Other Non-Hazardous Waste Collection Services, Including Snowplowing Services

Non-Hazardous Waste And Recyclable Material Consolidation, Storage, And Preparation Services

Non-Hazardous Waste Transfer Facility Services

Recyclable Material Recovery And Preparation Services

Non-Hazardous Waste And Recyclable Material Transportation Services

Non-Hazardous Waste Disposal Services

Non-Hazardous Waste Landfilling Services

Sale Of Non-Hazardous Waste, Including Recovered Methane Gas, Compost, And Recyclable Materials

Hazardous Waste Collection Services

Hazardous Waste Collection Services, Non-Residential

Hazardous Waste Transportation Services

Rental Or Lease Of Goods And/Or Equipment

Non-Hazardous Waste Management Equipment, Leasing Or Rental Services

Resale Of Merchandise

All Other Receipts

All Other Operating Receipts



U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by State

Market Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower market share than average.

U.S. map of Waste Collection by state

Market Trends for Waste Collection

Rise and fall in market prices are affectedd by supply, demand, and the cost of goods/services sold. Higher demand or COGS will put upward price pressure on prices. Higher competition among Waste Collection companies will put a downward pressure on prices. The chart shows how prices are changing within the , month-to-month over the last three years.

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Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of a benchmark "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
(Industry Benchmark)
Total Revenue

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Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold
Gross Profit

Operating Expenses
Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity
Repairs
Rent paid on business property
Charitable Contributions
Depletion
Domestic production activities deduction
Advertising
Compensation of officers
Salaries and wages
Employee benefit programs
Taxes and Licenses
Bad Debts
Depreciation
Amortization
Other Operating Expenses
Total Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit
 
Source: AnythingResearch Analysis of U.S. federal statistics




Financial Ratio Analysis - Waste Collection

Financial ratio information can be used to benchmark how a company in the industry compares relative to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.

Profitability & Valuation Ratios - Waste CollectionIndustry Average
Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Waste Collection industry is performing.
Profit Margin
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Waste Collection measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.


Liquidity Ratios - Waste CollectionIndustry Average
Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.
Current Ratio
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.


Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance IndicatorsIndustry Average
Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.
Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
Inventory Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Fixed-Asset Turnover
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.



Compensation & Salary Surveys for Employees

Compensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom Quartile Average (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations 4%

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Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers2%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 12%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 7%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 68%
Motor Vehicle Operators 22%
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers 22%
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 21%
Material Moving Workers 42%
Laborers and Material Movers, Hand 8%
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 8%
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 32%
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 32%
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics


Companies in Waste Collection and Similar Industries[PREMIUM]

Waste Collection market research identifies top companies with the largest estimated market share. Information includes corporate earnings and public company ticker symbols where available.

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Public Waste Collection Company News

Web scan for recent news about public companies. Waste Collection market research on key company news, and Waste Collection statistics.

The market size analysis identifies the overall sales data within the industry. Statistics break down facts about companies within the market.


Government Contracts Related to Waste Collection

In 2016, the federal government spent a total of $256,056,367 on Waste Collection. It has awarded 7,131 contracts to 1,212 companies, with an average value of $211,268 per company.   

Top government vendors:

CompanyFederal ContractsTotal Award Amount



Growth Opportunities / Competitive Threats

Companies in other industries may also sell similar products. Since there is an overlap in the customer base, there may be an opportunity for companies in Waste Collection to sell additional products/services offered by these adjacent industries. Alternatively, these industries may identify further products in this industry to target. Products most at risk are those with the highest profit margins and lowest barriers to entry.

The following industries are competing channels for sales of similar products/services.

Non-Haz Waste/Recyclable Mat Collection Services, Non-Residential
Competing IndustrySales Relative to Waste CollectionOpportunity/Threat
Solid Waste Collection Competing industry

Sales from other industries of Non-Haz Waste/Recyclable Mat Collection Services, Non-Residential are less than those from Waste Collection. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Non-Haz Waste/Recyclable Mat Collection Services, Non-Residential sales, taking market share from this industry.
Non-Haz Waste/Recyclable Mat Collection Services, Non-Residential Product Sales Report



Non-Hazardous - Waste Collection Services, Non-Residential
Competing IndustrySales Relative to Waste CollectionOpportunity/Threat
Solid Waste Collection Competing industry

Sales from other industries of Non-Hazardous - Waste Collection Services, Non-Residential are less than those from Waste Collection. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Non-Hazardous - Waste Collection Services, Non-Residential sales, taking market share from this industry.
Non-Hazardous - Waste Collection Services, Non-Residential Product Sales Report



Non-Hazardous Waste & Recyclable Mat Consolidation, Storage, Prep
Non-Hazardous Waste & Recyclable Mat Consolidation, Storage, Prep Product Sales Report

Waste Transfer Facility Services
Waste Transfer Facility Services Product Sales Report

Recyclable Material Recovery & Preparation Services
Recyclable Material Recovery & Preparation Services Product Sales Report

Non-Hazardous Waste & Recyclable Material Transportation Services
Non-Hazardous Waste & Recyclable Material Transportation Services Product Sales Report

Hazardous Waste Collection - Waste Collection, Non-Residential
Hazardous Waste Collection - Waste Collection, Non-Residential Product Sales Report

Hazardous Waste Transportation Services
Hazardous Waste Transportation Services Product Sales Report

Sale Of Non-Haz Waste, Including Recovered Methane & Recyclables
Sale Of Non-Haz Waste, Including Recovered Methane & Recyclables Product Sales Report

Non-Hazardous Waste Disposal Services
Non-Hazardous Waste Disposal Services Product Sales Report