Lucintel anticipates that Asia Pacific will be the fastest growing region in the inflatable boat market

   August 14, 2019
According to a new market report published by Lucintel, the future of inflatable boat market looks promising with opportunities in leisure, defense, and other end use industry.  Inflatable boat is expected to reach an estimated $2.3 billion by 2024 with a CAGR of 3.6% from 2019 to 2024. The major drivers of growth for this market are rising spending on recreation and leisure activities and increasing deployment of inflatable boats in maritime security.

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In this market, different types of inflatable boat such as soft inflatable boat and rigid inflatable boat are used as boat type. On the basis of comprehensive research, soft inflatable boat is expected to be the largest segment and it is also expected to witness the highest growth over the forecast period because of low cost, very light weight, and easy to transport.

Within this market, inflatable boats for leisure application is expected to remain the largest segment by value and volume and it is also expected to witness the highest growth in the forecast period due to growing middle class population and increasing participation in recreational boating.

Asia Pacific is expected to remain the largest region by value and volume due to economic expansion and increasing tourist attraction toward water leisure. North America is expected to experience the highest growth over the forecast period due to rising spending on recreational activities and increasing water sports events.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the inflatable boat industry, include increasing demand for synthetic material to reduce wood in manufacturing of boat deck and increasing usage of eco-friendly material in boat manufacturing. Zodiac Milpro, Woosung I.B, Brig Rigid Intelligent, AB Inflatable, William Jet Tender, Hifei Inflatable Boat, Highfeild Boat, Achilles Inflatable Boat and others are among the major inflatable boat manufacturers.

Lucintel, a leading global strategic consulting and market research firm, has analyzed the inflatable boat market by floor type, boat type, end use industry and region and has come up with a comprehensive research report entitled “Growth Opportunities in the Inflatable Boat Market 2019-2024: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis.” The Lucintel report serves as a catalyst for growth strategy as it provides a comprehensive data and analysis on trends, key drivers, and directions. The study includes a forecast for the inflatable boat market by floor type, boat type, end use industry, and region as follows:

By Floor type (Value ($M) and Volume (Units) shipment analysis for (2013 – 2024):

  • Aluminium

  • Fiberglass

  • Air mattress

  • Others

By Boat type (Value ($M) and Volume (Units) shipment analysis for (2013 – 2024):

  • Soft

  • Rigid

By End use industry (Value ($M) and Volume (Units) shipment analysis for (2013 – 2024):

  • Leisure

  • Defense

  • Others

By Region (Value ($M) and Volume (Units) shipment analysis for (2013 – 2024):

  • North America

    • United States

    • Canada

    • Mexico

  • Europe

    • Switzerland

    • Germany

    • France

    • Italy 

  • Asia Pacific

    • China

    • Japan

  • The Rest of the World

    • Argentina

    • Australia 

    • New Zealand

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