Published on 07 Aug 2018:

Meticulous Research® –leading global market research company published a research report titled “Recreational Boats Market by Type (Inboard and Sterndrive Boats, Outboard, Sailboats), Material (Fiberglass, Wood, Inflatable), Application (Fishing, Travel & Tourism, Defense) – Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast (2017-2023)”.

According to this latest publication from Meticulous Research®, the global recreational boats market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.7% from 2018 to 2023 to reach USD 66.5 billion by 2023, driven by factors such as booming tourism industry, growing economic developments, increasing participation in the boating activities, continuous innovation in boat engine, and rising disposable income. Furthermore, factors such as growing water sports activities and increasing boat import in developing nations offer significant growth opportunities for the market players during the forecast period. However, cyber-attack and the intangible threat of the cruise industry and requirement of high capital investment restricts the growth of this market; whereas, environmental issues and the workforce crisis in the boating industry have significantly challenged the growth of global recreational boats market.

Browse in-depth Report on: 

The global recreational boats market study presents historical market data in terms of value (2016 and 2017), estimated current data (2018), and forecasts for 2023 – by boat type (inboard and sterndrive boats, outboard, and sailboat), and application (commercial and defense). The study also evaluates industry competitors and analyzes the market at regional and country level.

The outboard boat is being widely adopted across the globe owing to its better features as compared to other boat types such as more power per pound, availability of extra space, easy control, easy swapping between boats, easy access & maintenance of engine, and a wide selection of power & colors. Moreover, factors such as lower initial cost as well as higher cruising and top speed also support its wide adoption.

Based on application, the global recreational boats market is segmented into commercial and defense application. The commercial application commanded the largest share in 2017. This is attributed to the large and growing fishing industry; and high adoption of modern and advanced boats by this sector.

This research report analyzes major geographies and provides comprehensive analysis of North America (U.S., Canada, and Mexico), Europe (Germany, U.K., France, Italy, Spain, and RoE), Asia-Pacific (Japan, China, India, Australia, and RoAPAC), Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa.

Europe is expected to register the highest CAGR during the forecast period, mainly due to growing coastal and maritime tourism and growing demand for luxury cruisers. Asia Pacific is also expected to witness huge growth opportunities through 2023, due to growth in tourism and water sports activities and growing investments in emerging economies.

The global recreational boats market is highly competitive and fragmented with the presence of several large well-established boat manufacturers in the market. Some of the key players contributing to the growth of the global recreational boats market include Groupe Beneteau (France), Brunswick Corporation (U.S.), Azimut-Benetti Group (Italy), Ferretti S.P.A. (Italy), Marine Products Corporation (U.S.), Carnival Corporation & plc (U.S.), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (U.S.), Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (U.S.),  MCBC Holdings, Inc. (U.S.), Malibu Boats, Inc. (U.S.), Grand Banks Yachts Ltd. (Singapore), Porter, Inc. (U.S.), Grady-White Boats, Inc. (U.S.), Maverick Boat Group, Inc. (U.S.), Correct Craft (U.S.), Baja Marine (U.S.), Pacific Asian Enterprises (U.S.), Albemarle Boats (U.S.), and Sunseeker International Limited (U.K.) among others.

Key questions answered in the report-

  • Which are the high growth market segments in terms of the type of boat, application, and region/countries?
  • What was the historical market for the recreational boats across the globe?
  • What are the market forecasts and estimates for the period 2018-2023?
  • What are the major drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges in the global recreational boats market?
  • Who are the major players in the global recreational boats market?
  • How is the competitive landscape and who are the market leaders in the global recreational boats market?
  • What are the recent developments in the global recreational boats market?
  • What are the different strategies adopted by the major players in the global recreational boats market?
  • What are the geographical trends and high growth regions/ countries?
  • Who are the local emerging players in the global recreational boats market and how do they compete with the global players?

About Meticulous Research®

Meticulous Research® was founded in 2010 and incorporated as Meticulous Market Research Pvt. Ltd. in 2013 as a private limited company under the Companies Act, 1956. Since its incorporation, the company has become the leading provider of premium market intelligence in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa.

With the meticulous primary and secondary research techniques, we have built strong capabilities in data collection, interpretation, and analysis of data including qualitative and quantitative research with the finest team of analysts. We design our meticulously analyzed intelligent and value-driven syndicated market research reports, custom studies, quick turnaround research, and consulting solutions to address business challenges of sustainable growth. Meticulous Research® produces global reports and custom studies for North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, and the Middle East and Africa regions. These reports are used by our clients for marketing and strategic planning in various sectors.

Contact Us:
Meticulous Research®
Contact Sales- +1-646-781-8004
Connect with us on LinkedIn-
Connect with us on Twitter-

Download Free Sample