Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Amusement Parks industry has grown strongly over the past five years, driven by a rise in international and domestic visitor numbers and rising consumer spending. In the coming years, growth is expected to continue as a number of drivers continue to have a positive influence on the industry. For example, travel spending is anticipated to increase as the economy improves over the next five years. The additional infusion of tourist dollars is expected to bolster revenue for regional and destination amusement parks... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter
For every dollar the average Amusement Park spends on wages in 2015, it will spend an estimated $0.38 on the use and replacement of capital and equipment. As a result, IBISWorld deems this industry to have a high level of capital intensity.
The industry has significant capital requirements due to its pressing need to provide new rides and attractions. Depending on visitor interest, many rides may not last longer than a season or may only be constructed as part of a larger commercial film or television branding campaign. The major amusement parks invest heavily and regularly in upgrading facilities to attract new customers... purchase to read more