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Global Leisure Boat Market Report: 2016 Edition

Global Leisure Boat Market Report: 2016 Edition

A pleasure boat or pleasure craft is a boat/craft usually deployed for personal, family, and at times sportsmanlike recreation. Basically, it is a large motorboat with a cabin and plumbing and other amenities required for living on board. Characteristically, such watercrafts are motorized and find use in holidays on a river, lake, canal or waterway. Normally, pleasure boats are kept at a marina. In year 2009 when the leisure boating industry revived from recession and gained its momentum, there was a rapid trudge in the number of leisure boats sold. Since then, there have been fluctuations in the industry.

North America and Europe are the largest producers and consumers of the boating market. In North America, the US holds the largest share of recreational boat market. Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic and Germany are some of the major recreational boating markets in European region. The share of recreational boating market is expected to grow at higher rate in Europe as compared to North America.

Industrial growth in these economies and hence globally is driven by increasing GDP levels, increasing volumes of international tourism coupled with rise in disposable incomes, improving adult participation in recreational boating activities. Decreasing fuel prices globally also promote the growth of boating operators throughout the world. Despite the existence of various growth drivers, there are certain challenges faced by the industry including environmental concerns, impacts of adverse weather conditions like floods, drought, unreasonably hot or cold weather, shortage of boat moorings and contention from other leisure activity sources which can potentially hinder the growth of the industry.

The report, “Global Leisure Boat Market Report: 2016 Edition” prudently analyzes the development of the respective market, with a focus on regions including Canada, Mexico, Colombia, Croatia, Belgium and Czech Republic. The major trends, growth drivers as well as issues being faced by the industry are being presented in this report. The leisure boat industry is predominated by a handful of players including Malibu Boats, Brunswick Corporation and Marine Products Corporation contending and vying for capturing market share. The profiles of these leading players are also included in the report along with their key financials and strategies for growth.


1. Overview
1.1 Classification
1.1.1 Activity Based
Table 1: Types of Boats on the Basis of the Activities
1.1.2 Construction Based
Table 2: Types of Boats on the Basis of Construction
1.2 Value Chain Analysis
Table 3: Value Chain of Leisure Boat Industry
2. Global Market Analysis
2.1 Global Leisure Boat Market by Value
Table 4: Global Leisure Boat Market Value (2011-2015E)
3. Regional Market Analysis
3.1 The Americas
3.1.1 The US Leisure Boat Market
Table 5: The US Leisure Boats Market by Value (2010-2015E)
Table 6: The US Leisure Boat Market by Volume (2009-2015E)
3.1.2 The US Recreational Boat Industry
Table 7: Recreational Boat Types by Volume Share (2014)
Table A: Recreational Boats in Use in the US by Type (2005-2014)
Table 8: Boats in Use and Retail Expenditures per Boat, The US (2009-2014)
3.1.3 The US New Boat Retail Sales
Table 9: The US New Boat Retail Sales (2010-2015E)
3.1.4 Recreational Boat Sales by Value and Volume, Canada
Table 10: New Boat and Engine Sales by Value and Volume, Canada (2013-2014)
3.1.5 Recreational Boat & Marine Engines - Exports and Imports Market, Canada
Table 11: Recreational Boat & Marine Engines Exports and Imports Market, Canada
3.1.5 Recreational Boating Industry by Ownership, Canada
Table 12: Recreational Boating Industry by Ownership, Canada (2013-2014)
3.1.6 Recreational Products Imports, Mexico
Table 13: Mexican Recreational Product Import from the US (2014 / 2017E)
3.1.7 Pleasure Boating Demand by Imports from the US, Panama
Table 14: Pleasure Boating Demand by Imports from US, Panama (2013-2015E)
3.1.8 Pleasure Boat Registry by Location, Colombia
Table 15: Pleasure Boat Registry by Location, Colombia
3.1.9 Pleasure Boat Registry by Boat Size, Colombia
Table 16: Pleasure Boat Registry by Boat Size, Colombia
3.2 European Leisure Boat Market
3.2.1 Import and Export Markets, Belgium
Table 17: Total Belgian Imports and Exports (2009–2014)
Table B: Top 10 Import and Export Markets, Belgium (2009-2014)
3.2.2 Newly Issued Registration Certificates Per Year, Belgium
Table 18: Newly Issued Registration Certificates Per Year, Belgium (2009-2014)
3.2.3 Boats in Charter, Croatia
Table 19: Boats in Charter, Croatia (2000/2014)
3.2.4 Ships and Floating Structure Imports, Czech Republic
Table 20: Ships and Floating Structure Imports, Czech Republic (2014)
3.2.5 Pleasure Boating Market, Germany
Table C: Pleasure Boating Market, Germany (2013–2016)
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Growth Drivers
4.1.1 Rising Population of HNIs
Table 21: Growth of HNIs’ Wealth and Population (2007-2014)
Table 22: HNWI Population by Region (2009-2014)
4.1.2 Global Economic Development
Table 23: Global GDP Growth (2009-2014)
Table 24: Global GDP per Capita (2009-2014)
4.1.3 Increase in Purchasing Power
Table 25: Global per Capita Disposable Income (2009-2014)
4.1.4 Development of Tourism Industry Worldwide
Table 26: Global Tourism Industry Value & Volume (2009-2014)
4.1.5 Increase in Boating Participation
Table D: Adult Participation in Boating in the US (1990-2014)
4.1.6 Decrease in Fuel Prices
Table 27: Global Gasoline and Diesel Price (2008-2014)
4.2 Key Trends and Developments
4.2.1 Innovation in Materials Used in Boat Building
4.2.2 Shift in Industry Boat Mix
4.2.3 Increase in Boat Pricing
4.2.4 Increase in Share of Ski Boats in Power Boats Category
Table 28: Power Boats Sales (2001-2014)
4.2.5 Seasonality
Table 29: New Boat Retail and Wholesale Seasonality (2001-2014)
4.2.6 Technological Innovation
4.2.7 Replacement Cycle of Boats
4.3 Challenges
4.3.1 Competition from Other Leisure Activity Sources
4.3.2 Environmental Issues
4.3.3 Adverse Weather Conditions
4.3.4 Shortage of Boat Moorings
4.3.5 Regulatory Impact
5. Competitive Landscape
5.1 Global Recreational Boating Industry Share
Table 30: Global Recreational Boating Industry by Market Share (2014)
5.2 The US Yatch Market Brand Positioning
Table E: The US Yatch Market Brand Positioning
5.3 European Yatch Market Brand Positioning
Table F: The US Yatch Market Brand Positioning
6. Company Profiles
6.1 Malibu Boats, Inc
6.1.1 Business Overview
6.1.2 Financial Overview
Table 31: Malibu Boats Inc. Revenue & Net Income (2011-2015)
6.1.3 Business Strategies
6.2 Marine Products Corporation
6.2.1 Business Overview
6.2.2 Financial Overview
Table 32: Marine Products Corporation Net Sales & Net Income (2011-2015)
6.2.3 Business Strategies
6.3 Brunswick Corporation
6.3.1 Business Overview
Table 33: Brunswick Corporation Segments Share in Total Sales (2015)
6.3.2 Financial Overview
Table 34: Brunswick Corporation Revenue and Net Income (2011-2014)
6.3.3 Business Strategies

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