Empress wood is excellent for marine applications due to its light weight, low density, rot resistance and buoyancy.
The North American global leisure boat market, which includes sailboats, jet boats and watercraft, was valued at $18B in 2020. The market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% up to 2028. This huge industry is facing many of the supply chain issues faced in other sectors, as commonly used woods such as white cedar and balsa become hard to source.
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