The first section of the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s 2017 U.S. Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract, Outboard Engine Sales Trends report, is now available in the Statistics section of NMMA.org.
The Outboard Engine Sales Trends report examines outboard engine retail sales, which increased for the sixth consecutive year in 2017, up six percent from the previous year.
Detailed information on total dollar sales, units sold, average prices, and top 20 states can be found in the complete report, with historical trending data.
NMMA members receive unlimited complimentary access to the digital versions of each section of the Statistical Abstract as they become available, in addition to the full compilation report, which will be released in July.
This report is the most comprehensive collection of industry data and a trusted source for recreational boating statistics.
NMMA is constantly improving the timeliness of its data and by releasing the Abstract in sections, as key statistics are available, timelier and valuable insights are provided to members across all industry segments.
The release schedule for the 2017 Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract is:
March: Outboard Engine Sales Trends; Sailboat Sales Trends
April: Pre-owned Boat Market; International Exports/Imports
May: Powerboat Sales Trends; Cruiser, Watersport, and Offshore Fishing Boat Sales Trends
June: Total Industry Sales by Category and State
July: Total Boat Registrations; Full Report