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Demand for meteorological services has been increasing as businesses from multiple sectors realize the applicability of weather and environmental condition forecasts with their products, personnel
Plastic bags have a buyer power score of 3.9 out of 5, indicating generally favorable negotiating conditions for buyers due to high market fragmentation and competition, low barriers to entry
Although the moderate level of supply chain risk in the cargo insurance market has hampered buyer power by increasing the likelihood of sudden price spikes, buyers have benefited from the low
As the factors that drive industry demand have performed poorly, design firms have become more competitive when trying to win contracts and clients.
The upstream supply chain for motherboards experiences some volatility that creates greater risk for buyers; volatile copper and precious metal prices can cause purchasing costs to fluctuate unpredictably
During the past three years, the price of 3D printing machines has decreased primarily because of heavy competition among suppliers and from rising import penetration; during the next three years,
Alcohol sales will increase as the youngest Millennials reach drinking age in 2015.
Prices have been rising slightly in the three years to 2014 due to ongoing IT advancements, requiring firms to steadily invest in computer training services to remain up to date with the latest
Paper shredding machines have a power score of 4.3 out of 5, which indicates very favorable negotiating conditions for buyers due to steady price declines, and a large number of buyers in the
During the three years to 2014, the average price for HVAC construction and maintenance services has increased moderately, primarily due to fast growth in construction activity and buyers'
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