Over the five years to 2014, the industry has benefited from improvements in the economic landscape and a growing connection with the healthcare sector. A rise in per capita disposable income over the five-year period has also contributed to industry growth, as the industry's services are generally considered to be a discretionary expense. Over the next five years, industry revenue is expected to increase along with employment numbers, as per capita disposable income continues to increase and the aging population provides a steady source of demand for the industry.
This industry primarily provides therapeutic and nontherapeutic massages. Therapeutic massages encompass soft-tissue manipulation techniques while nontherapeutic massages are primarily for relaxation purposes.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.