Travel Agents & Overseas Tour Operators Market Report 2006


« Back to Market Report categories

Previewing a Market Report

Published Date :
September 2006find similar
Report Type :
Market Reportfind similar
Report Sector :
Travel & Tourismfind similar
Price :
£ 420
Contents :
13 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Travel Agents & Overseas Tour Operators 2006

Executive Summary

1. Market Definition

Report Coverage

Market Sectors

The Outbound Market

The Domestic Market

Market Trends

Historical Background

Package Tour Trends

High-street Travel Agents

The Impact Of New Technology On Booking Habits

Economic Trends

Population

Table: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex (000), Mid-years-2005

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current And Annual Prices (£m),-2005

Household Disposable Income

Table: Uk Household Disposable Income Per Capita (£),-2005

Inflation

Table: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-2005

Unemployment

Table: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-2005

Market Position

The Uk

Table: Turnover For Travel Agents And Tour Operators, And Total Hotels, Restaurants, Transport And Communications In The Uk (£m And %),-2005

Figure: Turnover For Travel Agents And Tour Operators, And Total Hotels, Restaurants, Transport And Communications In The Uk (£m),-2005

Overseas

Table: Expenditure On International Tourism By Country By Value ($bn And %), And

2. Market Size

The Total Market

By Value

Table: The Total Uk Resident Tourism Market By Sector By Value (£m And %),-2005

Figure: The Total Uk Resident Tourism Market By Sector By Value (£m),-2005

By Volume

Table: The Total Uk Resident Tourism Market By Sector By Volume (million, % And Days),-2005

By Market Sector

The Outbound Market

Table: The Total Uk Outbound Tourism Market By Value And Volume (£m, And Million),-2005

By Mode Of Travel

By Purpose Of Visit

Table: The Total Uk Outbound Tourism Market By Purpose Of Visit By Value (£m And %),-2005

Table: The Total Uk Outbound Tourism Market By Purpose Of Visit By Volume (000 And %),-2005

By Destination

Table: The Total Uk Outbound Tourism Market By Destination (000 Visits),-2005

Inclusive Tour Destinations

Table: Uk Residents' Inclusive Tour Holidays By Region (000 Visits And %),-2005

Air Travel Organisers' Licences

Table: Outbound Atol Passengers By Volume (million Visits And %),-2005

The Domestic Market

Table: The Total Uk Domestic Tourism Market By Value And Volume (£m And Million),-2005

By Purpose Of Visit

Table: The Total Uk Domestic Tourism Market By Purpose Of Visit By Value (£m And %),-2005

Table: The Total Uk Domestic Tourism Market By Purpose Of Visit By Volume (million Visits And %),-2005

Holiday Travel By Length Of Stay

Table: The Total Uk Domestic Tourism Market By Number Of Nights By Value And Volume (£m, Million And £),-2005

3. Industry Background

Introduction

Recent History

Number Of Companies

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Activities Of Travel Agents And Tour Operators, Etc. By Turnover Sizeband (number And %),

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Activities Of Travel Agents And Tour Operators, Etc. By Turnover Sizeband,-2005

Table: Number Of Abta Members And Offices, St December-2005

Table: Number Of Atols, December-2006

Figure: Number Of Atols, December-2006

Employment

Table: Employee Jobs In The Travel Agents And Tour Operators Sector In Great Britain (000), September-2005

Regional Variations In The Marketplace

Outbound Tourism

Table: Uk Port/airport Of Departure For Uk Residents Travelling Abroad (million Visits And %),

Domestic Tourism

Table: Destination Of Uk Domestic Tourism By Region (% Of Visits),

Distribution

Overview

Sources Of Information

Table: Sources Of Information Used For Last Holiday (% Of Respondents), Years Ending March And

Booking Methods

Table: Booking Methods Used For Last Holiday (% Of Respondents), Years Ending March And

How Robust Is The Market?

Legislation/regulation

Consumer Protection

Us Entry Requirements

Employment Legislation

Key Trade Associations

Association Of British Travel Agents

Association Of Independent Tour Operators

Confederation Of Passenger Transport Uk

Federation Of Tour Operators

Passenger Shipping Association

Travel Trust Association

4. Competitor Analysis

The Marketplace

Vertically Integrated Travel Companies

Retail Travel Agents

Online Travel/booking Agents

Overseas Tour Operators

Market Leaders

Table: Top Ten Uk Travel Agents And Overseas Tour Operators By Annual Turnover (£m), Latest Financial Year

Table: Passengers Carried Under Top Ten Atols (000 And %), And

Mytravel Group Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

First Choice Holidays Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Tui Uk Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Thomas Cook Uk Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Other Companies

Ebookers.com

Expedia.co.uk

Holidaybreak Plc

Kuoni Travel Ltd

Lastminute.com

Trailfinders Ltd

Virgin Holidays Ltd

Outside Suppliers

Transport Providers

Airlines

Table: Number Of Passengers Uplifted By Uk Airlines On International Charter Services (000),-2005

Other Transport Providers

Accommodation Providers

Marketing Activity

Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Retail Travel Agents

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Selected Retail Travel Agents (£000 And %), Years Ending March And

Online Travel/booking Agents

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Selected Online Travel/booking Agents (£000 And %), Years Ending March And

Overseas Tour Operators

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Selected Overseas Tour Operators (£000 And %), Years Ending March And

Other Marketing Activity

Englandnet

First Choice

Onlinetravelbrochures.com

Tui/thomson

Exhibitions And Trade Shows

5. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities And Threats

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Threats

6. Buying Behaviour

Consumer Penetration

Penetration Of Holidaymakers

Table: Penetration Of Holidays In The Last Year (% Of Adults),-2005

Table: Penetration Of Holidays In The Last Year By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (% Of Adults), And

Holiday Booking Methods

By Sex

By Age

By Social Grade

By Region

Table: Penetration Of Holidays In The Last Year By Booking Method Used By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (% Of Adults),

Use Of Air Services

By Sex

By Age

By Social Grade

By Region

Table: Penetration Of Holidays In The Last Year By Use Of Air Service By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (% Of Adults), And

7. Current Issues

The Role Of The Internet

Introduction

Competition Between Tour Operators And Travel Agents

Terrorism, International Conflict And Security

Impact On Travel Demand

Us Entry Requirements

Legislative Changes

Consumer Protection Package Tours By Air

Civil Aviation (air Travel Organisers' Licensing) Regulations

Eu Regulations

Employment Legislation

Environmental Issues

Global Warming

Responsible Tourism

Taxes On Air Travel

Corporate Activity

Travelport

First Choice And Kuoni

8. The Global Market

Global Overview

Contribution Of Travel And Tourism To The World Economy

Impact Of Events On World Tourism Development

International Tourist Arrivals

Table: International Tourist Arrivals By Region (million),-2005

International Tourism Receipts

Table: International Tourism Receipts By Destination Region ($m And %), And

The Future

Market Size

Distribution

9. Forecasts

Introduction

The Economy

Table: Forecast Uk Economic Indicators (% And Million),-2010

World Tourism Background

Tourism Growth Hot Spots

Safety And Security Background

Forecasts To

The Total Market

Table: The Total Uk Resident Tourism Market By Sector By Value (£m And %),-2010

Figure: The Forecast Total Uk Resident Tourism Market By Sector By Value (£m),-2010

The Outbound Market

Table: The Forecast Total Uk Outbound Tourism Market By Value And Volume (£m, And Million),-2010

The Domestic Market

Table: The Forecast Total Uk Domestic Tourism Market By Value And Volume (£m, And Million),-2010

Market Growth

Figure: Turnover For Uk Travel Agents And Tour Operators (£m),-2010

Future Trends

Demographics

Table: Forecast Uk Resident Population By Sex (000), Mid-years-2010

Dynamic Packaging

Consumer Protection

Us Entry Requirements

Environmental Issues

10. Company Profiles

First Choice Holidays Plc

Holidaybreak Plc

Kuoni Travel Ltd

Lastminute.com Ltd

Mytravel Group Plc

Thomas Cook Uk Ltd

Trailfinders Group Ltd

Tui Uk Ltd

Virgin Holidays Ltd

11. Consumer Confidence

Methodology

Key Findings This Quarter

The Willingness To Borrow

Confidence Declines Again

Table A: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), May, August, November, February And May

Signs That The Decline Could Be Bottoming Out

Table B: The Number Of Adults Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items (000 And %), May, August, November, February And May

The Willingness To Spend From Savings

Sharp Decline In Spending From Savings

Table C: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Spend From Savings In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), May, August, November, February And May

Table D: The Proportion Of Adults Without Any Savings (%), May, August, November, February And May

Borrowing Grows In Relative Importance

Table E: The Average Amounts Adults Are Confident Spending To Purchase Expensive Items (£ And %), May, August, November, February And May

12. Further Sources

Associations

Publications

General Sources

Government Sources

Other Sources

Bisnode Sources

Other Reports