$2,495 USDAnalyst: Maggie Rauch, Alice Jong, Brandie Wright, Lorraine Sileo
Economic and geopolitical factors weighed down the U.S. travel industry in 2016. While leisure demand was resilient, weakness in the corporate sector was a significant headwind, and overall the market was projected to eke out just 1% growth. Phocuswright’s U.S. Online Travel Overview Sixteenth Edition provides comprehensive market sizing of the U.S. travel industry with a focus on the purchase, distribution and marketing of travel booked by the leisure or unmanaged business traveler. The report analyzes trends in market share, technological innovation and consumer behavior that are influencing the marketplace, incorporating historical results and providing a five-year forecast. In addition, it includes detailed sizing and analysis of the U.S. online travel agency marketplace, as well as the air, hotel and lodging, and car rental segments.