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Sea & Coastal Passenger Water Transport in the UK - Industry Market Research Report

Sea & Coastal Passenger Water Transport in the UK

This industry includes all operators that transport passengers on sea and coastal waters. This includes the operation of excursion, cruise or sightseeing boats, the operation of ferries and water taxis and the renting of pleasure boats with crew for sea or coastal transport. The renting of boats without crew and restaurant and bar activities on board ships, when provided by separate businesses, are both excluded from the industry.

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.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018-19)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Outbound tourism by UK residents
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018-19)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2018-19)
    • Table Business Locations 2018-19
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Enterprises by employment size, 2017
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major players
    • Table Carnival Corporation & plc - industry-related performance*
    • Table P&O Ferries Division Holdings Limited - industry-related performance*
    • Table P&O Ferries Division Holdings Limited - financial performance
    • Table Fred Olsen Cruise Lines Ltd - financial performance
    • Table Stena Line (UK) Limited - industry-related performance*
    • Table Stena AB - financial performance*
    • Table David MacBrayne Limited - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs. growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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