Aircraft Market Overview in the USA
The revenue of the aircraft market in the U.S. amounted to $49M in 2010, lowering by -18.1% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). The market value increased at an average annual rate of +6.3% over the period from 2007 to 2010; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 when the market value increased by 28% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the aircraft market attained its peak figure level at $60M in 2009, and then declined slightly in the following year.