Where are all the boats over 30 feet for sale
A market research based on info from the search engine on www.yachtworld.eu on the 8th february 2008

covering a majority of all yachts over 30 feet offered for sale world wide by 2.555 brokers
 

Yachtworld.eu -only boats over 30 feet

Power

Sail

Total

Percentage

USA and Canada

36.400

8.550

44.950

56%

Europe

18.650

13.110

31.760

39%

Other regions, world wide

2.550

2.050

3.790

5%

69% of the market is boats over 30'

56.800

23.700

80.500

100%

Under 30 feet - all regions

 

 

36.000

 

Total number of boats for sale

 

 

116.500

 

Most of the total number of boats, 56%, are offered for sale in USA & Canada
 

Where are all the boats costing more than EUR 200.000 for sale:

All boats -more than EUR 200.000

Power

Sail

Total

Percentage

USA and Canada

8.820

805

9.625

35%

Europe

11.870

3.810

15.680

58%

Other regions, world wide

1.160

810

1.970

7%

 23% of the total market

21.850

5.425

27.275

100%

Less than EUR 200.000 - all regions

 

 

89.225

 

Total number of boats for sale

 

 

116.500

 

54% of the Motor Yachts and  70% of the Sailing Yachts in this segment are for sale in Europe.
The number of boat for sale in USA and Canada are now down to 35%


Let's split this 23% of part of the market into four significant segments:

EUR 200.000 to EUR 1.000.000

Power

Sail

Total

Percentage

USA and Canada

7.625

750

8.375

39%

Europe

8.435

3.210

11.645

54%

Other regions, world wide

795

710

1.505

7%

18% of the market is in this segment

16.855

4.670

21.525

100%

Other segments

 

 

94.975

 

Total number of boats for sale

 

 

116.500

 

 

EUR 1.000.000 to 2.000.000

Power

Sail

Total

Percentage

USA and Canada

705

40

745

23%

Europe

1.895

360

2.255

69%

Other regions, world wide

205

65

270

8%

2.8% of the market in this segment

2.805

465

3.270

100%

Other segments

 

 

113.230

 

Total number of boats for sale

 

 

116.500

 

 

EUR 2.000.000 to 5.000.000

Power

Sail

Total

Percentage

USA and Canada

375

15

390

20%

Europe

1.200

197

1.397

73%

Other regions, world wide

95

30

125

7%

1.7% of the market in this segment

1.670

242

1.912

100%

Other segments

 

 

114.588

 

Total number of boats for sale

 

 

116.500

 

 

More than 5.000.000

Power

Sail

Total

Percentage

USA and Canada

117

1

118

16%

Europe

464

72

536

75%

Other regions, world wide

63

0

63

9%

0.6% of the market in this segment

644

73

717

100%

Other segments

 

 

115.783

 

Total number of boats for sale

 

 

116.500

 

Above figures are based on information that I have collected from the YW search engine on the 8th february 2008

Hugo Hein