Hobby & Leisure market in Bulgaria

The Bulgarian Hobby & Leisure eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$338.7 million by 2024 and accounts for 27.3% of the total eCommerce market in Bulgaria. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2024-2028) will be 17.8%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$651.9 million by 2028. Within the Hobby & Leisure market ECDB considers the following twelve sub-markets: Media, Sports Equipment, Pet Supplies, Toys, Bullion & Precious Metal, Stationery, Crafts & Art Supplies, Camping & Adventure, Musical Instruments, Flowers & Gifts, Other Hobby & Leisure, Erotic & Adult, and Smoking Supplies.

Market development

eCommerce revenue development in the Hunting & Weapons market in Bulgaria

The Bulgarian Hunting & Weapons eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$3.6 million by 2024 and accounts for 8.1% of the Individual Sports eCommerce market in Bulgaria. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2024-2028) will be 16.7%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$6.6 million by 2028. The Hunting & Weapons eCommerce market is a sub-market of the Individual Sports market. Further categories within the Individual Sports market are: Bicycles, Fishing Equipment, Fitness Equipment, and Other Individual Sports.

eCommerce revenue development in the Hunting & Weapons market in Bulgaria

in million US$

eCommerce revenue growth in the Hunting & Weapons market in Bulgaria

in %

Net eCommerce revenue split by sub-category

in %
20202021202220232024202520262027
Revenue (in mUS$)0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Growth (in %)55.119.44.274.225.262.63.889.2

Online share

eCommerce online share of the total Hunting & Weapons market in Bulgaria

The online share refers to the proportion of the retail volume that is transacted via the Internet. It includes purchases via desktop PC, tablet or smartphone, both via website or app. Only retail of physical goods is taken into account. In the Bulgarian Hunting & Weapons retail market, the online share is 15.1% and will increase by an average of 6.8% to 19.7% by 2028.

eCommerce online share of the total Hunting & Weapons market in Bulgaria

in %
20202021202220232024202520262027
Online share (in %)20.2%8.1%95.5%55.0%29.3%11.6%4.6%8.0%

Market definition

Definition of the Hunting & Weapons market within the Hobby & Leisure market

Market definition: Hobby & Leisure > Sports Equipment > Individual Sports > Hunting & Weapons The category Hunting & Weapons includes the online trade of hunting rifles and gear (e.g. hunting weapons, ammunition, hunting blinds), archery equipment (e.g. bows, arrows, crossbows) and firearms and gear (e.g. gun cases, storage solutions, holsters, slings, shooting glasses, ammunition). This category does not cover tree stands and scent attractants. All monetary figures refer to the annual gross revenue and do not factor in shipping costs.

In-scope

  • Hunting rifles and gear (e.g. hunting weapons, ammunition, hunting blinds)
  • Archery equipment (e.g. bows, arrows, crossbows)
  • Firearms and gear (e.g. gun cases, storage solutions, holsters, slings, shooting glasses, ammunition)

Out-of-scope

  • Tree stands
  • Scent attractants