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Global Surfboard Market 2018-2022

Global Surfboard Market 2018-2022

About Surfboard

Surfing is one of the most popular water sports because of the minimal training and equipment required in the sport. Recreational users are the ones who periodically take vacations to go on adventure trips. Recreational users dominated the end-user segments because of the rising number of people preferring adventure water activities over other sports during their vacations. The popularity of surf tourism has increased across the globe. There are now various surf-specific websites, international and regional. This increases the accessibility of the information related to surfing in various regions and encourages surf tourism. Based on products surfboard can be segmented into shortboards and longboards. The demand for shortboards among advanced level surfers is high since shortboards provide high performance and maneuverability. They are also light in weight as they are made using less foam and glass. The adoption of shortboard surfboards will increasing since they are specifically designed to use when the waves are fast, steep, and powerful. This will positively influence the growth of the surfboard market in the shortboards segment.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global surfboard market to grow at a CAGR of 12.24% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global surfboard market for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of surfboard.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Surfboard Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Beachbeat Surfboards
  • Channel Islands Surfboards
  • Firewire Surfboards
  • Global Surf Industries
  • INFINITY SURF
  • NSP Surfboard
Other prominent vendors
  • Billabong
  • BruSurf
  • Mt Woodgee
  • Superbrand Surfboards and Apparel
Market driver
  • Introduction of surfing contests
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Market trend
  • Increase in use of improved raw materials
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?


Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Surfboard Market 2018-2022

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global surfboard market: Beachbeat Surfboards, Channel Islands Surfboards, Firewire Surfboards, Global Surf Industries, INFINITY SURF, and NSP Surfboard.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Billabong, BruSurf, Mt Woodgee, and Superbrand Surfboards and Apparel.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is increase in use of improved raw materials. Manufacturers are focusing on the production of better surfboards with the help of different materials. For instance, they are replacing polyurethane with Styrofoam and polyester with epoxy resin to manufacture surfboards. The adoption of these materials is increasing because they offer high impact resistance and are light in weight. The preference towards epoxy surfboards is increasing among consumers since they produce less toxic fumes.”

According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is introduction of surfing contests. Several surfers are focusing on exhibiting their skills and gain recognition by participating in surfing competitions. These surfers are judged based on the level of difficulty, mastery of surfing on the waves, competency of how the wave is ridden, and frequency of maneuvers. A large number of professional surfing competitors participate in the championship tour conducted by the world surf league (WSL). The number of recreational and professional surfers is increasing due to the rising number of surfing events. This in turn, will boost the sales of surfboards and surf gear of all kinds. Various companies such as Stance, Dakine, and Stubbies also sponsor surfers or competitions as a part of their marketing strategy.

Companies Mentioned

Beachbeat Surfboards, Channel Islands Surfboards, Firewire Surfboards, Global Surf Industries, INFINITY SURF, NSP Surfboard, Billabong, BruSurf, Mt Woodgee, and Superbrand Surfboards and Apparel.

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global water sports gear and equipment market
      • Table Global water sports gear and equipment market - Market segmentation
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market characteristics 2017
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Global surfboard market - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Global surfboard market - Market sizing 2017
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market size 2017
      • Table Global surfboard market - Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Global surfboard market - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Global surfboard market - Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Global surfboard market - Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Global surfboard market - Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Global surfboard market - Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Global surfboard market - Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Global surfboard market - Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Global surfboard market - Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market condition
  • PESTLE analysis
    • Table Global surfboard market - PESTLE analysis 2017-2022
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Global surfboard market: Segmentation by product
      • Table Global surfboard market - Product segmentation 2017-2022 (% share of revenue)
    • Comparison by product
      • Table Global surfboard market - Comparison by product
    • Global surfboard market by shortboards - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global surfboard market by shortboards - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Global surfboard market by shortboards - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Global surfboard market by longboards - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global surfboard market by longboards - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Global surfboard market by longboards - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Global surfboard market by others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global surfboard market by others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Global surfboard market by others - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by product
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market opportunity by product
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Global surfboard market: Segmentation by enduser
      • Table Global surfboard market - End-user segmentation 2017-2022 (% share of revenue)
    • Comparison by end-user
      • Table Global surfboard market - Comparison by end-user
    • Global surfboard market by recreational users - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global surfboard market by recreational users - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Global surfboard market by recreational users - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Global surfboard market by professional users - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global surfboard market by professional users - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Global surfboard market by professional users - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by end-user
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market opportunity by end-user
  • Market segmentation by distribution channel
    • Global surfboard market: Segmentation by distribution channel
      • Table Global surfboard market - Distribution channel segmentation 2017-2022 (% share of revenue)
      • Table Global surfboard market - Distribution channel segmentation in 2017 and 2022 ($ mn)
    • Market opportunity by distribution channel
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market opportunity by distribution channel
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Global surfboard market - Customer landscape 2017
  • Regional landscape
    • Global surfboard market: Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global surfboard market - Regional segmentation 2017-2022 (% share of revenue)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Global surfboard market - Regional comparison
    • Surfboard market in Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Surfboard market in Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Surfboard market in Americas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Surfboard market in Americas - Top 3 countries
    • Surfboard market in EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Surfboard market in EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Surfboard market in EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Surfboard market in EMEA - Top 3 countries
    • Surfboard market in APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Surfboard market in APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Surfboard market in APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Surfboard market in APAC - Top 3 countries
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Global surfboard market - Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity by region
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market opportunity by region
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Other prominent drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Uncertain weather conditions and their adverse effects
    • Other prominent challenges
  • Market trends
    • Continuous evolution in designs of surfboards
    • Availability of better manufacturing machines for surfboards
    • Increase in use of improved raw materials
    • Rising women participation in water sports activities
    • Shifting consumer preference to recreational outdoor fitness activities
    • Other prominent trends
  • Competitor landscape
    • Competitive overview
      • Table Global surfboard market - Competitor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Global surfboard market - Landscape disruption 2017
    • Competitive landscape
  • Key competitor analysis
    • Competitors covered
      • Table Global surfboard market - Competitors covered
    • Competitor classification
      • Table Global surfboard market - Competitor classification
    • Market positioning of competitors
      • Table Global surfboard market - Market positioning of competitors
    • Beachbeat Surfboards
      • Table Beachbeat Surfboards - Competitor overview
      • Table Beachbeat Surfboards - Business segments
      • Table Beachbeat Surfboards - Organizational developments
      • Table Beachbeat Surfboards - Segment focus 2017
      • Table Beachbeat Surfboards - Segment focus 2017
      • Table Beachbeat Surfboards - Key offerings
    • Channel Islands Surfboards
      • Table Channel Islands Surfboards - Competitor overview
      • Table Channel Islands Surfboards - Business segments
      • Table Channel Islands Surfboards - Organizational developments
      • Table Channel Islands Surfboards - Geographic focus 2017
      • Table Channel Islands Surfboards - Segment focus 2017
      • Table Channel Islands Surfboards - Key offerings
    • Firewire Surfboards
      • Table Firewire Surfboards - Competitor overview
      • Table Firewire Surfboards - Business segments
      • Table Firewire Surfboards - Organizational developments
      • Table Firewire Surfboards - Geographic focus 2017
      • Table Firewire Surfboards - Segment focus 2017
      • Table Firewire Surfboards - Key offerings
    • Global Surf Industries
      • Table Global Surf Industries - Competitor overview
      • Table Global Surf Industries - Business segments
      • Table Global Surf Industries - Organizational developments
      • Table Global Surf Industries - Geographic focus 2017
      • Table Global Surf Industries - Segment focus 2017
      • Table Global Surf Industries - Key offerings
    • INFINITY SURF
      • Table INFINITY SURF - Competitor overview
      • Table INFINITY SURF - Business segments
      • Table INFINITY SURF - Organizational developments
      • Table INFINITY SURF - Geographic focus 2017
      • Table INFINITY SURF - Segment focus 2017
      • Table INFINITY SURF - Key offerings
    • NSP Surfboard
      • Table NSP Surfboard - Competitor overview
      • Table NSP Surfboard - Business segments
      • Table NSP Surfboard - Organizational developments
      • Table NSP Surfboard - Geographic focus 2017
      • Table NSP Surfboard - Segment focus 2017
      • Table NSP Surfboard - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of Abbreviations
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