Luxury Yacht Industry Report 2024: A Global .9 Billion Market by 2032 Featuring Brunswick, Princess Yachts, Fincantieri, Heesen, Sanlorenzo, and Palumbo Group Among Other

DUBLIN, March 15, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — The “Luxury Yacht Market Report by Type (Sailing Luxury Yacht, Motorized Luxury Yacht, and Others), Size (75-120 Feet, 121-250 Feet, Above 250 Feet), Material (FRP/ Composites, Metal/ Alloys, and Others), Application (Commercial, Private), and Region 2024-2032” report has been added to’s offering.

The global luxury yacht market size reached US$ 7.9 billion in 2023. The market is projected to reach US$ 16.9 billion by 2032, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 8.82% during 2023-2032

The increasing wealth among affluent individuals and their interest in exclusive leisure activities, the growing emphasis on experiential luxury, and the expansion of marine tourism and the advent of luxury charter services are some of the factors that are propelling the market.

A luxury yacht is a highly sophisticated vessel that combines performance, comfort, and style, catering to the tastes of affluent individuals. Often ranging from under one hundred feet to several hundred feet in length, these yachts are characterized by elegant design, state-of-the-art technology, and remarkable amenities. Equipped with advanced navigation systems, powerful engines, and intricate craftsmanship, ensuring optimal functionality and aesthetic appeal.

The working mechanism involves the seamless integration of various systems, such as propulsion, stabilization, communication, and entertainment, to provide an unparalleled sailing experience. They are commonly used for private leisure activities, offering privacy, freedom, and a personalized experience. Besides as modes of transportation, these yachts are utilized as a symbol of status and luxury, featuring amenities such as Jacuzzis, gyms, cinemas, and fine dining facilities.

The global market is primarily driven by the increasing wealth among affluent individuals and their interest in exclusive leisure activities. In line with this, the rise in private charters and a preference for customized, high-end designs tailored to individual tastes are also providing an impetus to the market.

Moreover, the burgeoning tourism industry and the desire for remote, luxurious travel experiences are also acting as significant growth-inducing factors. In addition to this, technological advancements in navigation, propulsion, and on-board entertainment are resulting in an enhanced appeal for these vessels. The market is further driven by strategic partnerships and collaborations among yacht manufacturers and designers.

Some of the other factors contributing to the market include the increasing importance of status symbols among the elite, the influence of global travel trends on luxury spending, the development of advanced docking facilities and extensive investment in research and development (R&D) for innovative yacht features and technologies.

Competitive Landscape

The major yacht manufacturers are heavily investing in research and development. This investment is focused on introducing innovative features, enhancing the sustainability of yachts, and incorporating cutting-edge technology such as advanced navigation systems, hybrid propulsion, and personalized on-board entertainment solutions. In line with the trend towards experiential luxury, many yacht manufacturers are emphasizing customization.

They are working closely with clients to create tailor-made yachts with unique designs and features that reflect the individual tastes and lifestyles of their owners. As sustainability becomes a key concern for consumers, leading yacht manufacturers are working towards developing eco-friendly models, including the use of renewable energy, sustainable materials, and energy-efficient designs. They are also working closely with clients to create tailor-made yachts with unique designs and features that reflect the individual tastes and lifestyles of their owners.

North America exhibits a clear dominance, accounting for the largest luxury yacht market share

North America’s luxury yacht market thrives on the significant population of high-net-worth individuals who prioritize exclusive leisure experiences. The region’s affluent clientele, renowned for their discerning tastes and desire for opulent living, fuel the demand for luxury yachts as the epitome of sophisticated indulgence.

Moreover, the well-established yachting infrastructure in North America plays a pivotal role in supporting and nurturing the luxury yacht market. The presence of world-class marinas, state-of-the-art shipyards, and a plethora of supporting services, ranging from yacht maintenance to concierge assistance, ensures a seamless and lavish yachting experience for clients. This infrastructure not only enhances the convenience of yacht ownership but also fosters a thriving ecosystem for yacht enthusiasts.

Furthermore, the augmenting demand of cruising along the coasts and islands of North America along with the experience of luxurious waterfront destinations contributes to the market growth in the region. As a result, North America offers a diverse range of cruising opportunities that appeal to the elite travelers seeking extraordinary and unforgettable journeys.

Key Questions Answered in This Report

  • What was the size of the global luxury yacht market in 2023?
  • What is the expected growth rate of the global luxury yacht market during 2024-2032?
  • What are the key factors driving the global luxury yacht market?
  • What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global luxury yacht market?
  • What is the breakup of the global luxury yacht market based on the type?
  • What is the breakup of the global luxury yacht market based on the size?
  • What is the breakup of the global luxury yacht market based on material?
  • What is the breakup of the global luxury yacht market based on the application?
  • What are the key regions in the global luxury yacht market?
  • Who are the key players/companies in the global luxury yacht market?

Competition Analysis

  • Alexander Marine International
  • Azimut – Benetti S.P.A.
  • Brunswick Corporation
  • Christensen Shipyards LLC
  • Damen Shipyards Group N.V.
  • Feadship Holland B.V.
  • Fincantieri S.p.A. (CDP Industria S.p.A.)
  • Heesen Yachts Sales B.V.
  • Horizon Yacht USA
  • Palumbo Group S.P.A
  • Princess Yachts Limited
  • Sanlorenzo S.p.A.
  • Sunseeker International (Wanda Group)
  • Viking Yacht Company

Luxury Yacht Industry Segmentation:

Breakup by Type:

  • Sailing Luxury Yacht
  • Motorized Luxury Yacht
  • Others

Breakup by Size:

  • 75-120 Feet
  • 121-250 Feet
  • Above 250 Feet
  • 75-120 feet accounts for the majority of the market share

Breakup by Material:

  • FRP/ Composites
  • Metal/ Alloys
  • Others

Breakup by Application:

Breakup by Region:

  • North America
  • United States
  • Canada
  • Asia-Pacific
  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • South Korea
  • Australia
  • Indonesia
  • Others
  • Europe
  • Germany
  • France
  • United Kingdom
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Russia
  • Others
  • Latin America
  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Others
  • Middle East and Africa

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