All checked out: Increasing car sales will boost demand for vehicle history reports
IBISWorld’s Vehicle History Report Providers market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 08-13
Annual Growth 13-18
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Vehicle History Report Providers industry declined slightly over the past five years because car sales were down due to the recession; higher disposable income levels will spur used car sales and in turn demand for vehicle history reports. Companies that develop mobile apps will fare particularly well by being able to serve car buyers directly on the lot.... purchase to read more
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Single report sales
Single report sales make up the bulk of this industry's revenue. These comprehensive vehicle history reports provide buyers – mostly individual consumers – with details that may include title history, salvage history, lemon history, auto insurance claims and ownership history. Single-report sales are of particular importance to the small companies in this industry that do not have the connections or breadth of information to entice dealerships. Consumers buy a one-off report to research a particular vehicle they are interested in purchasing. Reports can cost anywhere from $1 to $50, depending on the amount of information contained within... purchase to read more
What is the Vehicle History Report Providers Industry?
Industry firms provide detailed vehicle history reports to consumers and businesses. These reports include information about the vehicle's accident history and usually include an estimated current value. This industry excludes auto repair facilities, shops and independent mechanics that can inspect a vehicle and provide information on its history.
Single report sales30-day consumer membershipDealer memberships
Selling vehicle history reports (including past ownership, accidents, emissions tests and repair work)Purchasing automobile data and information