Grill Metro Market Projections for 2015
February 2, 2015,
Grill sales in the West are expected to grow the fastest over the next five years, from $454.3 million in 2014 to $526.9 million in 2019, according to the latest data from Casual Living and Easy Analytic Software Inc.
Utah is the West's rising star. The state is forecasted to expand grill sales 18.6%, from $15.7 million in 2014 to $18.7 million in 2019. That's 2.6 percentage points more than the region as a whole, which is projecting grill sales to increase 16%.
Sales figures are based on data available through October 2014 and are subject to revision. Estimates are based on information from the Department of Commerce, the International Trade Commission, sales estimates from manufacturers and retailers, Casual Living consumer surveys and information garnered from discussions with industry executives and analysts.
Projections for 2019 are designed to forecast the changes that statistically adjust for household income, age by race and sex, group quarter population and births and deaths, along with other forecasting factors. Spending forecasts assume a national rate of inflation that does not vary from one location to another.
For the complete 4-page report, see the February 2015 print edition of Casual Living or click here for the exclusive online edition.
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