Boat Market Overview in the USA
In value terms, boat production rose slightly to $ in . The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +% from 2013 to ; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 with an increase of % y-o-y. Boat production peaked in and is expected to retain growth in the near future.
The size of the boat market in the U.S. rose markedly to $ in , picking up by % 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 +% from 2013 to ; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 with an increase of % against the previous year. Boat consumption peaked in and is likely to see gradual growth in years to come.