Full 2016 U.S. Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract Now Available

NMMA's complete 2016 U.S. Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract, which contains thousands of data points and insights on the boating industry, is now available for download or order. NMMA members receive unlimited complimentary access to the digital version here

Highlights from the full 2016 Statistical Abstract include:

  • Annual retail sales of new boats, engines and marine accessories in the U.S. totaled $17.9 billion in 2016, up 8.1% from 2015.  
  • Outboard engines sales were up 7% to 254,200 units; retail sales reached $2.3 billion, up 9.8% in 2016.  
  • Aftermarket accessory sales totaled $6.4 billion in 2016, an increase of 8%.

For more detailed information on sales trends by boat type, boat registrations by state, spending on new boats, trends in the pre-owned market, please view the complete report here.

NMMA members receive unlimited complimentary access to the digital version of the 2016 Statistical Abstract and can download it here. For NMMA members, print editions of the full report and can be ordered for $225.

The price of the full 2016 Statistical Abstract for non-NMMA members is $3,999. 

Please contact stats@nmma.org to order the 2016 Statistical Abstract and for more information.