Boaters & Boat Owners Report
key market data, trends and insights on participation in watersports in the UK and the purchasing and ownership
of boats, watersports craft and related equipment and services. This includes data on watersports participation trends; the impact of COVID-19 on watersports activity and ownership; attitudes to and resources used for training; the characteristics of different methods of participation, from hire and charter to private boat ownership; and boat purchasing and ownership trends, including the profiles of current and prospective owners
ICOMIA have now published a report following the 78th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) held virtually from the 6th to the 10th of June 2022.
ICOMIA have now published a report following the 78th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) held virtually from the 6th to the 10th of June 2022. The key items of interest to our members discussed at the meeting are as follows: Updates on short and medium-term GHG reduction measures following the 12th meeting of the inter-sessional working group on greenhouse gas emissions (ISWG-GHG 12) Mediterranean to become a SOx Emission Control Area (ECA) and the amendment could ent ...
Key Performance Indicators 2020-2021
This report details a range of economic indicators for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry. This includes data on marine industry revenue; gross value added; full-time equivalent employment; international trade, as well as national figures for business and consumer confidence, consumer inflation, household leisure spending and a range of other economic metrics relating to the financial performance of the UK economy and marine industry.
Watersports Participation Survey 2021
This survey covers participation from October 2020 to September 2021, a full year in which the UK was dealing with the
Covid pandemic. This year, restrictions on international travel were more severe than the previous year (when we had half a
year pre-covid, so no restrictions) which has had an impact on where people are participating
New report from the IMO’s Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR) Committee
Following the 9th session of the IMO’s Pollution Prevention and Response Sub-Committee (PPR) held from the 4th to the 8th of April ICOMIA have released their summary report. The report details the following areas that where discussed at the meeting that affect the Superyacht and leisure industry: Anti-fouling convention and effects of the cybutryne ban (please take careful note of the separate ICOMIA guidance document that is hyperlinked) Amendments to MARPOL V making garbage record books manda ...
ICOMIA March 2022 LOGOS reports
Two new quarterly reports from LOGOS are available for British Marine members to download: ICOMIA LOGOS report March 2022: This report contains the latest quarterly report on EU regulations affecting the marine industry at a global level. The report includes an analysis of recent policy developments, political debates, decisions and positions of relevant stakeholders as well as strategic analysis. Included in the report are key updates/highlights since the last reports on the following: Upcomin ...