The first section of the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) 2022 U.S. Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract, Outboard Engine Sales Trends, is now available. Demand for outboard engines remained steady in 2022 as unit sales surpassed 300,000 for the third consecutive year, reaching 305,900 units.
Further insights from the Outboard Engine Sales Trends report include:
- Outboard Engines had a record-breaking $3.6B in sales in 2022.
- Compared to 2021, unit sales for outboard engines declined 0.6%.
- On a year-over-year comparison, unit sales for the 300hp and greater segment increased 6.1% in 2022.
Expect to see the remaining sections of the 2022 U.S. Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract released in the second and third quarters of 2023 with the full digital report available in late 2023. For more information, visit nmma.org.