Overview

Choppy waters: Import penetration will limit growth despite renewed disposable income

IBISWorld’s Personal Watercraft Manufacturing market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

REPORT SNAPSHOT

Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$849m
Annual Growth
11-16
9.6%
Annual Growth
16-21
Profit
Employment
535
Business
14

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Growing disposable income levels will continue to aid industry recovery
  • The industry faces strong import competition when selling its goods domestically
  • The stronger US dollar is expected to make American goods less attractive to foreign consumers in terms of price

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    Trends in consumer preferences and discretionary incomes directly influence the financial performance of the Personal Watercraft Manufacturing industry, which is strongest when customers have high disposable incomes and confidence in the economy. The industry struggled during the recession as demand for all of its products plummeted and recovery lagged behind many other purchases. Oil price spikes also play a major role in demand for industry goods. When the price of oil rises, the operating cost of personal watercraft also increases, which constricts demand for new watercraft...

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    Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Personal Watercraft Manufacturing industry experiences a high level of capital intensity, with an average of $0.40 spent on capital for every dollar spent on wages. Although new capital technologies have been introduced, labor is still required to operate machinery and design new products. As the industry continues to advance technologically, capital costs will increase as more specialized machinery and equipment will be required. Capital investment is estimated to have grown over the past five years as manufacturers have implemented new technologies into personal watercraft.

    Capital intensity varies according to the scale of the operations. Man..

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    Additional Insights for the Personal Watercraft Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Personal Watercraft Manufacturing Industry are

  • Protection of intellectual property
  • Economies of scale and scope
  • Undertaking technical research and development
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Per capita disposable income and Time spent on leisure and sports in the Personal Watercraft Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Time spent on leisure and sports
  • World price of crude oil
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
  • Leisure time
  • Trade effects
  • Participation and profit
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Trade and participation
  • Long-term struggles
  • Table: Personal Watercraft Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Personal Watercraft Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Aircraft, Marine & Railroad Transportation Equipment Wholesaling
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Engine & Turbine Manufacturing
  • Glass Product Manufacturing
  • Paint Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Runabout or Sit Down
  • Stand Up
  • Rescue Water Craft - RWC
  • Sport
  • Chart: Personal Watercraft Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Consumers aged 31-49
  • Consumers aged 18-30
  • Consumers aged 50--64
  • Consumers aged 65 and older
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Personal Watercraft Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitPurchasesWagesOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Personal Watercraft Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Personal Watercraft Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Yamaha
  • Table: Yamaha - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Personal Watercraft Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Personal Watercraft Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Exports (2007-2021)
  • Imports (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Per capita disposable income (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Cuddy
  • A small cabin on a boat.
  • Propeller
  • A type of fan that transmits power by converting rotational motion into thrust.
  • Runabout
  • Any small motorboat holding between four and eight people, well suited to moving about on the water.
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