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Horse and Dog Racing in Australia: Market Research Report

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Horse and Dog Racing Market Research Report | ANZSIC R9120 | Oct 2016

Gone to the dogs: Weak demand conditions are forcing smaller operators out of the industry

The Horse and Dog Racing market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$1bn
Annual Growth 12-17
-2.0%
Annual Growth 17-22
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Profit
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Employment
8,996
Businesses
1,853
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Horse and greyhound races are fixtures of Australia's sporting culture and the annual Melbourne Cup is the highlight of the Horse and Dog Racing industry. However, industry participants have faced challenges over the past five years. Stagnant racing attendance numbers and rising interest in alternative forms of entertainment and gambling have affected industry operators over the period. Racegoers have continued to splash out at marquee events, such as the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. However, ticket sales and revenue from other thoroughbred, harness and greyhound races have declined over the past five years... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Horse and Dog Racing industry displays a low level of market share concentration. The industry's four largest players are estimated to account for just under 40% of total revenue. The size of industry participants can vary significantly depending on their main operations. The industry's largest players are principal racing authorities and large race clubs. However, other racetrack and race club owners, particularly in small country towns and regions with smaller populations, typically generate far less revenue than these major players. Several professional animal trainers dominate the industry's training segment. Smaller scale trainers generally operate as non-employing sole proprietors and receive little to no prize money... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Horse and Dog Racing Industry?

Companies in the industry administer horse and dog racing activities, or operate horse and dog racing venues. Firms that operate horseracing stables or dog racing kennels, own racehorses or greyhounds, or provide related training services are also included in the industry.

Industry Products
Racing authority operationRacehorse and race dog ownershipRacetrack and race club operationRacehorse and race dog training
 
Industry Activities
Dog racecourse or racetrack operationHorse racecourse or racetrack operationRacing authority or board operationRace dog ownershipRacehorse ownershipRace dog trainingRacehorse trainingRacing kennel operationRacing stable operation


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