This report forecasts 2016 US demand for and production of motorcycles in units and US dollars at the manufacturers' level. Total motorcycle demand is segmented by product type in terms of scooters, mopeds, and motorbikes; light motorcycles; medium and heavy motorcycles; electric bicycles and mopeds; and electric scooters and other types.
To illustrate historical trends, total motorcycle demand is provided at five-year intervals for 2001, 2006, and 2011; production and the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2006 and 2011. An Industry Overview section defines products, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and provides pertinent background on legal and regulatory issues, technological trends, and the global market.
A Demand Forecasts section assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product segment over the forecast period.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading suppliers competing to serve US demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 18-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.