Press releases for ‘Ski Industry Report’

Crystal Ski Holidays reports 7% growth for season 2014-15

Download images here The ski market 2014-15 showed strong growth for Crystal Ski Holidays despite below average snowfall and frequent changing snow conditions during the course of the season.1 Last winter, Crystal grew its customer numbers by 7%2 overall, with families and under 35s in particular returning to the mountains in force, showing double digit […]

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Increased interest in snow sport during Winter Olympics underpins hopes of ski recovery, Crystal Ski Industry Report finds

To read the report, please click here An exceptionally late Easter and challenging snow conditions across much of the northern Alps, resulted in a decline in the ski market of 3.6% last winter (from just under 900,000 in 2012/13 to 867,700 in 2013/14) the Crystal Ski Industry Report 2014 finds. Looking forward to the coming […]

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The ski industry is back in growth, Crystal Ski Report finds

  Ski Holidays Trend Report The ski industry is back in growth, Crystal Ski Report finds To read the report, please click here. The UK ski industry is set to rise again. The overall ski market increased by 1% last winter, the first positive growth after four seasons of decline, the Crystal Ski Industry Report 2013 […]

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Skiers’ quest for value leads to resilience in the tour operator market, Crystal Ski Report 2012 finds

Tour operators increased their share of the ski market for the third consecutive year last season, the Crystal Ski Industry Report 2012 finds. Packages including lift passes, equipment and catering proved popular with consumers seeking good value and financial certainty. The top eight ski operators’ market share increased to 86% (up 1%) of the total […]

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Ski market set to rebound after the ‘Perfect Storm’ Crystal Ski Report predicts

To read the report, please click here. Tour operators again increased their share of the ski market as the overall number of skiers fell by five percent across all sectors last season, the Crystal Ski Industry Report 2011 finds. The fall in the market is largely as a result of an exceptionally late Easter and […]

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Ski business will see recovery this winter, Crystal Ski Industry Report 2010 predicts

Download: 2010 Crystal Ski Industry Report The ski market fell by 11% across all sectors last season reflecting the uncertain economic situation and a reduction in capacity by tour operators. The fall follows last year’s decline of just over 13.3% and reduces the number of skiers travelling abroad from more than 1.06m in 2008/9 to just […]

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Creating value holidays underpins hopes of ski recovery Crystal Ski Industry Report 2009

2009 Crystal Ski Industry Report The ski market fell by 13.3% across all sectors last season despite good early sales and excellent snow conditions. The fall follows seven successive years of growth and reduces the number of skiers travelling abroad from more than 1.22m in 2007/8 to just over 1m in 2008/9. The decline in […]

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Strong early bookings and rise in luxury spending as skiers buck the trend – Crystal Ski Industry Report 2008

Download: 2008 Crystal Ski Industry Report In 2007/8 the total ski market grew by 3% across all sectors despite depressed early sales caused by challenging snow conditions in Europe the previous year. It was the seventh successive year of growth, during which the total number of skiers travelling abroad rose from 921,000 to more than 1.22m, […]

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Skiers buck poor snow season with three percent rise – Crystal Ski Industry Report 2007

Download: 2007 Crystal Ski Industry Report In 2006/7 the total ski market grew by 3% across all sectors despite challenging snow conditions in Europe. It was the sixth successive year of growth during which the total number of skiers travelling abroad rose from 921,000 to 1.19m, showing that Britain’s love-affair with skiing is healthier than ever. […]

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THE CRYSTAL SKI INDUSTRY REPORT 2006

Download: 2006 Crystal Ski Industry Report The ski market recorded one of its strongest periods of growth last winter, with seven per cent more UK skiers taking a ski holiday abroad than the previous winter, according to the Ski Industry Report 2006 from Crystal Ski. More than 1.15m ski holidays were bought in 2005/06 – 40 […]

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