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Global Leisure Boat Market: Industry Analysis & Outlook (2017-2021)

Global Leisure Boat Market: Industry Analysis & Outlook (2017-2021)

A pleasure craft (or leisure boat) is a boat which is used for personal, family, and sometimes sportsmanlike recreation. It is designed for and capable of moving in water with a maximum length of up to 24 meters, and is meant to be used for recreational or leisure activities only, and is not utilized in any type of business. Normally, pleasure boats are kept at a marina. They may include accommodation for use while moored to the bank.

Basically, leisure boat 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. Leisure boating includes many activities such as boat racing, sailing, campaigning, fishing and other water sports game. Leisure boats are made up of plastic, aluminium, coated fabrics. Various types of leisure boats include runabouts, towboats, fishing boats, sailboats, pontoon boats, stern drive powerboats, jet boats, personal watercraft, propulsion systems, and cabin cruisers.

The global leisure boat market is set to experience favourable growth driven by factors such as increasing urban population, decreasing fuel prices, and global economic development. Further, the scope of growth for this market will be broadened by rising participation by adults in leisure boating and development of tourism industry worldwide. However, the growth of this budding market will be hindered by environmental issues, adverse weather conditions and regulatory impact.

The report “Global Leisure Boat Market: Industry Analysis & Outlook (2017-2021)” analyses the development of this market, with focus on the U.S. and European markets. The major trends, growth drivers as well as issues being faced by the market are discussed in detail in this report. The four major players: Malibu Boats Inc., Marine Products Corporation, MasterCraft and Bénéteau Group are being profiled along with their key financials and strategies for growth. The report contains a comprehensive analysis of the global leisure boat market along with the study of the regional markets.


1. Market Overview
1.1 Overview
Table 1: Types of Boats on the Basis of Activities
Table 2: Types of Boat Propulsion Systems
2. Global Leisure Boat Market
2.1 Global Market Forecast by Value
Table 3: Global Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
2.2 Global Market by Country
Table 4: Global Leisure Boat Market by Country (2016)
3. Regional Market Analysis
3.1 United States
3.1.1 The U.S. Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Value
Table 5: The U.S. Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.1.2 The U.S. Leisure Boat Market Value by Segment
Table 6: The U.S. Leisure Boat Market Value by Segment (2016)
3.1.3 The U.S. Leisure Boat Market by Volume
Table 7: The U.S. Leisure Boat Market by Volume (2012-2016)
3.1.4 The U.S. Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Volume
Table 8: The U.S. Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Volume (2017-2021)
3.1.5 The U.S. Leisure Boat Market Volume by Segment
Table 9: The U.S. Leisure Boat Market Volume by Segment (2016)
3.1.6 The U.S. Outboard Boats Market by Volume
Table 10: The U.S. Outboard Boats Market by Volume (2012-2016)
3.1.7 The U.S. Outboard Boats Market Forecast by Volume
Table 11: The U.S. Outboard Boats Market Forecast by Volume (2017-2021)
3.1.8 The U.S. Personal Watercrafts Market by Volume
Table 12: The U.S. Personal Watercrafts Market by Volume (2012-2016)
3.1.9 The U.S. Personal Watercrafts Market Forecast by Volume
Table 13: The U.S. Personal Watercrafts Market Forecast by Volume (2017-2021)
3.1.10 The U.S. Inboard Boats Market by Volume
Table 14: The U.S. Inboard Boats Market by Volume (2012-2016)
3.1.11 The U.S. Inboard Boats Market Forecast by Volume
Table 15: The U.S. Inboard Boats Market Forecast by Volume (2017-2021)
3.1.12 The U.S. Performance Sport Boats Market by Volume
Table 16: The U.S. Performance Sport Boats Market by Volume (2012-2016)
3.1.13 The U.S. Performance Sport Boats Market Forecast by Volume
Table 17: The U.S. Performance Sport Boats Market Forecast by Volume (2017-2021)
3.1.14 The U.S. New Powerboat Sales Forecast by Volume
Table 18: The U.S. New Powerboat Sales Forecast by Volume (2016-2021)
3.1.15 The U.S. Leisure Boat Export by Destinations
Table 19: The U.S. Leisure Boat Export by Destinations (2016)
3.2 Europe
3.2.1 Italy Leisure Boats Production & Domestic Market by Value
Table 20: Italy Leisure Boats Production & Domestic Market by Value (2012-2016)
3.2.2 Italy Leisure Boats Production & Domestic Market Forecast by Value
Table 21: Italy Leisure Boats Production & Domestic Market Forecast by Value (2017-2021)
3.2.3 Italy Leisure Boats Exports/Imports by Value
Table 22: Italy Leisure Boats Exports/Imports by Value (2012-2016)
3.2.4 Italy Leisure Boats Exports/Imports Forecast by Value
Table 23: Italy Leisure Boats Exports/Imports Forecast by Value (2017-2021)
3.2.5 Italy Leisure Boats Production Value by Segments
Table 24: Italy Leisure Boats Production Value by Segments (2016)
3.2.6 Italy Leisure Boats Market Volume by Type
Table 25: Italy Leisure Boats Market Volume by Type (2016)
3.2.7 The U.K. Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Value
Table 26: The U.K. Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.2.8 Netherlands Leisure Boats Production & Domestic Market by Value
Table 27: Netherlands Leisure Boats Production & Domestic Market by Value (2012-2016)
3.2.9 Netherlands Leisure Boats Production & Domestic Market Forecast by Value
Table 28: Netherlands Leisure Boats Production & Domestic Market Forecast by Value (2017-2021)
3.2.10 Netherlands Leisure Boat Exports/Imports by Value
Table 29: Netherlands Leisure Boat Exports/Imports by Value (2012-2016)
3.2.11 Netherlands Leisure Boat Exports/Imports Forecast by Value
Table 30: Netherlands Leisure Boat Exports/Imports Forecast by Value (2017-2021)
3.2.12 Germany Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Value
3.2.13 France Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Value
Table 32: France Leisure Boat Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Growth Drivers
4.1.1 Global Economic Development
Table 33: Global GDP Per Capita (2012-2016)
4.1.2 Rising Boating Participation by Adults
Table 34: The U.S. Adult Participation in Leisure Boating (2012-2016)
4.1.3 Development of Tourism Industry
Table 35: Global Tourism Industry Value & Volume (2012-2016)
4.1.4 Decrease in Fuel Prices
Table 36: Global Gasoline and Diesel Price (2008-2016)
4.1.5 Increasing Urban Population
Table 37: Global Urban Population (2012-2016)
4.2 Key Trends & Development
4.2.1 Innovations in Materials Used in Boat Building
4.2.2 Technological Innovations
4.2.3 Increasing Importance of Motorboats
4.3 Challenges
4.3.1 Environmental Issues
4.3.2 Adverse Weather Conditions
4.3.3 Regulatory Impact
5. Competition
5.1 The U.S. Leisure Boat Market
5.1.1 The U.S. Performance Sport Boat-Market Share by Company
Table 38: The U.S. Performance Sport Boat-Market Share by Company (2016)
5.1.2 The U.S. Ski/Wake Boat-Market Share by Company
Table 39: The U.S. Ski/Wake Boat-Market Share by Company (2016)
6. Company Profiles
6.1 Bénéteau Group
6.1.1 Business Overview
Table 40: Bénéteau Group Revenue by Segments (2016)
6.1.2 Financial Overview
Table 41: Bénéteau Group Revenue (2012-2016)
6.1.3 Business Strategies
6.2 Malibu Boats, Inc.
6.2.1 Business Overview
Table 42: Malibu Boats, Inc. Revenue by Segments (2016)
6.2.2 Financial Overview
Table 43: Malibu Boats, Inc. Net Sales and Net Income (2012-2016)
6.2.3 Business Strategies
6.3 Marine Products Corporation
6.3.1 Business Overview
Table 44: Marine Products Corporation Revenue by Segments (2016)
6.3.2 Financial Overview
Table 45: Marine Products Corporation Net Sales & Net Income (2012-2016)
6.3.3 Business Strategies
6.4 MasterCraft
6.4.1 Business Overview
Table 46: MasterCraft Net Sales by Region (2016)
6.4.2 Financial Overview
Table 47: MasterCraft Net Sales and Net Income (2012-2016)
6.4.3 Business Strategies

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