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Leisure Boat Market Size is projected to reach USD 64.71 Billion by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 4.7%: Straits Research

The global leisure boat market size was valued at USD 42,803 million in 2021. It is expected to expand at a CAGR of 4.7% to reach USD 64,713 million during the forecast period (2022–2030). By 2030, North America will hold the largest share of USD 28,367 million, growing at a CAGR of 4.2%. North America is home to a significant number of both large and small boat manufacturers.

New York, United States, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A leisure boat is a leisure activity marine vessel primarily used for pleasure and tourism. Sailboats, runabouts, towboats, cabin cruisers, jet boats, and watercraft are popularly motorized or non-motorized recreational boats. People commonly utilize them for boating, sailing, fishing, and campaigning. Since boating allows individuals to enjoy themselves while maintaining a social distance, it has become one of the most popular forms of recreation in various regions and countries, increasing the number of people purchasing boats.

The luxurious and spacious cabins of the leisure boat are constructed from premium materials such as wood, plastic, aluminium, and coated fabrics. In addition, it features advanced propulsion systems and a variety of amenities for overnight guests. Adults' growing interest in boating and rising discretionary income are two factors that have contributed to recreational boating's significant rise in popularity. These factors encourage a broader range of recreational participation, including recreational boating.

The rapid expansion of the tourism industry and the introduction of technologies such as the internet of things and intelligent connected devices are driving the growth of the leisure boat market. Due to the low and affordable prices of various recreational boats, boating has become an increasingly popular pastime. The increasing number of people with significant wealth has led to a rise in money spent on leisure activities. In addition, the expansion of trade shows and boating events and the increase in the number of people participating in these events have significantly contributed to the market's growth.

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Growing Popularity of Connected Boats and Increased Spending on Leisure Activities to Drive the Market for Leisure Boats

Recreational boat owners are preoccupied with safety and security. When boats are moored and left unattended, particularly during the winter, they risk becoming unmoored and drifting away. To overcome these challenges, boat manufacturers are investing in Internet of Things (IoT) technology to reduce the number of boats that suffer internal damage and sink. The incumbents in the leisure boat market are aggressively adopting new technologies to provide superior products and maintain their competitiveness in light of the market's intensity.

Increasing demand for alternative modes of transportation and lodging also contributes to the growth of the recreational boat market. Diverse forms of recreation have been adopted as a result of individuals' fluctuating spending habits. Recreational boating is gaining popularity as a pastime. People are finding recreational boating to be increasingly enjoyable and exciting. The boating industry is an emerging source of revenue for yacht caterers, clothing stores, chandlers, and boat builders, among others. These factors are anticipated to stimulate market growth.

Report Scope

Report Metric Details
Market Size USD 64.71 Billion by 2030
CAGR 4.7% (2022-2030)
Historical Data 2019-2020
Base Year 2021
Forecast Period 2022-2030
Forecast Units Value (USD Billion)
Report Coverage Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
Segments Covered Type, Region
Geographies Covered North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, LAME and Rest of the World
Key Companies Profiled/Vendors Avon Marine, Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd., Azimut Benetti Group, Baja Marine, Bavaria Yachtbau GmbH, Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) Inc., Brunswick Corporation, Chaparral Boats, Inc., Farr Yacht Design Ltd, Ferretti S.P.A.
Key Market Opportunities Growing Population of High-Net-Worth Individuals
Key Market Drivers Growing Popularity of Connected Boats
Increased Spending on Recreation and Leisure Activities

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Regional Insights

By 2030, North America will hold the largest share of USD 28,367 million, growing at a CAGR of 4.2%. North America is home to a significant number of both large and small boat manufacturers. The region is expanding due to the region's high demand for various types of recreational boats. The impact of coronavirus has also increased the number of individuals who participate in boating activities.

According to the NMMA, the number of people purchasing their first boat in 2020 was approximately 415,000. In addition, the COVID-19 outbreak was observed to have a positive impact on the leisure boat market throughout the region, particularly in the United States. According to the region's manufacturers and retailers, there was a significant increase in the number of boats sold after the second quarter of 2020.

Europe will increase swiftly at a CAGR of 5.7% and reach a total value of USD 27,186 million during the forecast period. The significant amount of boat and yacht production in the region is one of the most critical factors contributing to the expansion of the market. It is anticipated that an increase in recreational boating participation will also contribute to the regional market's growth.

In addition, Europe has the most lucrative yachting industry compared to other world regions. The growth of the market is aided by an increase in the number of high-net-worth individuals residing in the area and the number of individuals participating in fishing and other watersports. In addition, the region is renowned for hosting numerous trade shows and recreational boating events, both of which contribute to the regional market's growth.

Key Highlights

  • The global leisure boat market was valued at USD 42,803 million in 2021. It is expected to expand at a CAGR of 4.7% to reach USD 64,713 million during the forecast period (2022–2030).
  • In the new leisure boat type, the motorized segment will hold the largest share of USD 11,190 million at a CAGR of 5.2% by 2030.
  • In the used leisure boat type, the motorized segment will hold the largest share of USD 42,318 million at a CAGR of 4.5% during the forecast period.
  • In the equipment type, the boat and yacht monitoring solutions segment is estimated to reach USD 1,872 million at a CAGR of 6.4% by 2030.

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Significant players in the leisure boat market are

  • Avon Marine
  • Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.
  • Azimut Benetti Group
  • Baja Marine
  • Bavaria Yachtbau GmbH
  • Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) Inc.
  • Brunswick Corporation
  • Chaparral Boats, Inc.
  • Farr Yacht Design Ltd
  • Ferretti S.P.A.

Global Leisure Boat Market: Segmentation

By Type

  • New Leisure Boats
    • Motorized: Personal Watercraft, Outboard Boats (Pontoon Boat and Others), Yachts (Superyacht, Flybridge Yacht, Sport Yacht, Long-Range Yacht, and Others), and Others
    • Non-Motorized: Kayaks, Canoes, and Others
  • Used Leisure Boats
    • Motorized: Personal Watercraft, Outboard Boats (Pontoon Boat and Others), Yachts (Superyacht, Flybridge Yacht, Sport Yacht, Long-Range Yacht, and Others), and Others
    • Non-Motorized: Kayaks, Canoes, and Others
  • Equipment
    • Boat and Yacht Monitoring Solutions
    • IoT Sensors (Water Detection Sensor, Voltage Meter, Temperature and Motion Sensor, and Others)
    • Telematics Solutions
    • Others

By Regions

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • South America
  • The Middle East and Africa


1          Introduction
1.1      Market Definition
1.2      Market Scope
2          Research Methodology
2.1      Primary Research
2.2      Research Methodology
2.3      Assumptions & Exclusions
2.4      Secondary Data Sources
3          Executive Summary
4          Market Overview
4.1      Report Segmentation & Scope
4.2      Value Chain Analysis: Leisure Boat Market
4.2.1  Vendor Matrix
4.3      Key Market Trends
4.3.1  Drivers
4.3.2  Restraints
4.3.3  Opportunities
4.4      Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
4.4.1  Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.4.2  Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.4.3  Threat of Substitution
4.4.4  Threat of New Entrants
4.4.5  Competitive Rivalry
4.5      Environment & Regulatory Landscape
4.6      Forecast Factors & Relevance of Impact
4.7      Macro-Economic & Geopolitical Scenario
4.8      Parent Market Overview
4.9      Technology Landscape
4.10   Market Share Analysis
4.11   Potential Venture Analysis
4.12   Regional Price Trends
4.13   Raw Material Trends
4.14   Cost Structure Analysis
4.14.1            Labor Cost
4.14.2            Consumables
4.14.3            Maintenance Cost
4.15   Covid-19 Impact Analysis:
4.15.1            Pre and Post Covid-19 Market Scenario Analysis
4.15.2            Market Recovery Timeline and Challenge
4.15.3            Measures Taken by Top Players
4.15.4            Quarterly Market Revenue and Growth Forecast till 2021        North America        Europe        Asia-Pacific        Central and South America and the Caribbean        The Middle East and Africa
5               Type Overview
5.1      Introduction
5.1.1  Market Size & Forecast (Value & Volume)
5.2      New Leisure Boats
5.2.1  Market Size & Forecast (Value & Volume)
5.3      Used Leisure Boats
5.3.1  Market Size & Forecast (Value & Volume)
5.4      Equipment
5.4.1  Market Size & Forecast (Value & Volume)
6             Regional Overview
6.1      Introduction
6.1.1  Market Size & Forecast (Value & Volume)
6.2      North America
6.2.1  Economic Overview
6.2.2  Market Scenario
6.2.3  U.S.
6.2.4  Canada
6.2.5  Mexico
6.3      Central and South America and the Caribbean
6.3.1  Economic Overview
6.3.2  Market Scenario
6.3.3  Brazil
6.3.4  Argentina
6.3.5  Colombia
6.3.6  Rest of Central and South America and the Caribbean
6.4      Europe
6.4.1  Economic Overview
6.4.2  Market Scenario
6.4.3  Germany
6.4.4  France
6.4.5  The U.K.
6.4.6  Italy
6.4.7  The Rest Of Europe
6.5      Asia-Pacific (APAC)
6.5.1  Economic Overview
6.5.2  Market Scenario
6.5.3  China
6.5.4  Japan
6.5.5  India
6.5.6  Australia
6.5.7  South Korea
6.5.8  Rest Of APAC
6.6      Middle East
6.6.1  Economic Overview
6.6.2  Market Scenario
6.6.3  South Arabia
6.6.4  The UAE
6.6.5  Qatar
6.6.6  Oman
6.6.7  Turkey
6.6.8  The Rest Of Middle East
6.7      Africa
6.7.1  Economic Overview
6.7.2  Market Scenario
6.7.3  Nigeria
6.7.4  South Africa
6.7.5  The Rest Of Africa
7          Competitive Landscape — Manufacturers & Suppliers
7.1      Competition Dashboard
7.2      Industry Structure
7.3      Avon Marine
7.3.1  Business Overview
7.3.2  Financial Performance
7.3.3  Recent Developments
7.3.4  Portfolio
7.4      Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.
7.5      Azimut Benetti Group
7.6      Baja Marine
7.7      Bavaria Yachtbau GmbH
7.8      Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) Inc.
7.9      Brunswick Corporation
7.10   Chaparral Boats, Inc
7.11   Farr Yacht Design, Ltd
7.12   Ferretti S.P.A.
8          Conclusion & Recommendation
9          Acronyms & Abbreviations

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Market News

  • In 2022, Azimut Benetti Group launched a 67-meter custom yacht M/Y "Calex,” designed for a Californian owner.
  • In 2022, Bavaria Yachtbau GmbH premiered its new BAVARIA SR36 at the Palma International Boat Show.
  • In 2021, Azimut Benetti Group unveiled the first B. Now 50M with a length of 50,58,66 and 72 meters.

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