Navigation Links
Cleaning Up: Pest Control in Canada Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 09, 2013

The Pest Control industry has experienced robust growth over the past five years, led by the increasing presence of bed bugs. The rising ubiquity of these nighttime critters has fuelled demand for pest extermination professionals, underpinning robust industry revenue growth. In the five years to 2013, revenue for the Pest Control industry is estimated to increase at an annualized rate of 3.4% to $377.9 million. Still, industry demand did slow during the recession because consumers transitioned to more inexpensive over-the-counter products, says IBISWorld industry analyst Caitlin Moldvay. “Furthermore, a decline in the housing market led to lower demand for fumigations for newly sold homes.” In the years since, however, revenue growth has accelerated because of the rapid proliferation of bed bugs, which has yielded strong demand particularly from hotels and residential clients.

Pest control services in Canada are traditionally geared toward the commercial market, which makes up an estimated 80.0% of industry revenue, according to information from Pest Control Technology. Pest control operators are increasingly targeting residential customers and diversifying their service lines, however, in order to take advantage of more untapped markets. “This trend is expected to accelerate over the coming five years,” says Moldvay, “partly because greater regulations aimed at some over-the-counter pesticide products are expected to take effect, limiting competition from substitute products.”

The Pest Control industry has a moderate degree of market share concentration that has expanded over the past five years. Larger companies have pursed targeted acquisitions in order to increase the density of their client base. With high transportation costs, larger pest control companies are increasingly acquiring nearby companies to expand the number of clients they serve within their immediate vicinity. For instance, in 2009, Orkin Canada acquired British Columbia-based Advanced Pest Control and Bug-R-off Pest Control.

Over the five years to 2018, the Pest Control industry is expected to continue its upward trajectory. Bed bugs are expected to become increasingly present in both homes and commercial establishments, keeping demand for pest extermination professionals steady, particularly in urban areas. The strong demand will foster product development over the next five years, particularly in the areas of heat-based solutions, given increasing insecticide resistance. For more information, visit IBISWorld’s Pest Control in Canada industry report page.

Follow IBISWorld on Twitter:!/IBISWorld
Friend IBISWorld on Facebook:

IBISWorld industry Report Key Topics

This industry provides bird control and extermination services for bed bugs, mosquitoes, rodents, termites and other insects and pests for residential and commercial clients. Operators also provide fumigation services. This industry does not include companies that provide pest control for agriculture or forestry purposes.

Industry Performance
Executive Summary
Key External Drivers
Current Performance
Industry Outlook
Industry Life Cycle
Products & Markets
Supply Chain
Products & Services
Major Markets
Globalization & Trade
Business Locations
Competitive Landscape
Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Barriers to Entry
Major Companies
Operating Conditions
Capital Intensity
Key Statistics
Industry Data
Annual Change
Key Ratios

About IBISWorld Inc.
Recognized as the nation’s most trusted independent source of industry and market research, IBISWorld offers a comprehensive database of unique information and analysis on every US and Canadian industry. With an extensive online portfolio, valued for its depth and scope, the company equips clients with the insight necessary to make better business decisions. Headquartered in Los Angeles, IBISWorld serves a range of business, professional service and government organizations through more than 10 locations worldwide. For more information, visit or call 1-800-330-3772.

Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Owner of EMJ Cleaning Eric Cano Interviewed About Tips For Keeping Children’s Rooms Organized
2. World Leader In Manufacturing Of Cleaning Solutions; Midbrook Medical, Announces The Launch Of UV Flash, 60 Second Infection Prevention Station Designed To Combat HAI's
3. Atlanta Maid Service EMJ Cleaning Releases Discount Assistance Dates for Homeowners Experiencing Foreclosure Stress
4. H2Only Renewable Cleaning Announces New Vocabulary Term for Cleaning - "ewater"
5. Wafer Cleaning Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of 16.1% & to reach $5.86 billion by 2017 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets
6. EMJ Cleaning Service Offers Discount Following Severe Weather
7. Atlanta Residential Cleaning Company Releases Valentine’s Day Specials
8. H2Only Renewable Cleaning Launches Renewable Cleaning Program at Somerset Academy
9. Ruben Rives, H2Only Renewable Cleaning, to Speak at MiaGreen Expo
10. Metro Atlanta ServiceMasters Team Up to Offer Higher Quality of Water Damage, Mold Removal, Carpet Cleaning and Fire Damage Services to Customers in North Georgia
11. New Brain-Cleaning System Discovered in Mice
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... , ... Conventional wisdom preaches the benefits of moderation, whether it’s a matter ... bar too high can result in disappointment, perhaps even self-loathing. However, those who set ... , Research from reveals that behind the tendency to set low ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Those who have experienced traumatic ... many turn to unhealthy avenues, such as drug or alcohol abuse, as a coping ... released tools for healthy coping following a traumatic event. , Trauma sufferers tend to ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... Marcy was in a crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of ... verbally and physically. , “When something upset him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. ... throw rocks at my other children and say he was going to kill them. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, ... Elite. The attorneys chosen by their peers for this recognition are considered among the ... Traurig Shareholders received special honors as members of this year’s Legal Elite Hall of ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... , ... Comfort Keepers® of San Diego, CA is excited to announce they ... to drive cancer patients to and from their cancer treatments. Comfort Keepers provides ... life and ongoing independence. Getting to and from medical treatments is one of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... Belgium , June 24, 2016 ... the appointment of Dr. Edward Futcher ... Non-Executive Director, effective June 23, 2016.Dr. Futcher was ... Nominations and Governance Committees.  As a non-executive member ... independent expertise and strategic counsel to VolitionRx in ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016 Any dentist who has made ... the current process. Many of them do not even offer ... difficulties and high laboratory costs involved. And those who ARE ... at such a high cost that the majority of today,s ... Dr. Parsa Zadeh , founder of Dental Evolutions Inc. ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- Research and Markets has announced the addition ... - Forecast to 2022" report to their offering. ... to date financial data derived from varied research sources to ... potential impact on the market during the next five years, ... of sub markets, regional and country level analysis. The report ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: