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Boat Building in the US - Industry Market Research Report


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Boat Building in the US

Volatile demand conditions have significantly altered the Boat Building industry over the past decade. As a highly discretionary purchase, reduced consumer confidence and disposable income during the recession encouraged many consumers to hold off on major purchases. Despite these improved demand conditions, revenue is well below prerecessionary highs, and many operators have struggled to remain profitable. IBISWorld anticipates that continued gradual improvements in the general economy, including returning disposable income and growing consumer confidence, will strengthen revenue. Additionally, demand for fuel-efficient boats will further drive boat sales.

This industry builds boats, which are defined as watercraft not built in shipyards and are typically intended for personal use. This industry does not include ship building (IBISWorld report 33661a).

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


MAJOR COMPANIES

Brunswick Corporation

ABOUT THIS INDUSTRY
Industry Definition
Main Activities
Similar Industries
Additional Resources

INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE

INDUSTRY PERFORMANCE
Executive Summary
Key External Drivers
Current Performance
Industry Outlook
Industry Life Cycle

PRODUCTS & MARKETS
Supply Chain
Products & Services
Demand Determinants
Major Markets
International Trade
Business Locations

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Basis of Competition
Barriers to Entry
Industry Globalization

MAJOR COMPANIES

OPERATING CONDITIONS
Capital Intensity
Technology & Systems
Revenue Volatility
Regulation & Policy
Industry Assistance

KEY STATISTICS
Industry Data
Annual Change
Key Ratios

JARGON & GLOSSARY

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