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Aerial drone shot of sailboats stranded on Wisteria Island Key West FL USA Hurricane Irma Getty The Covid-19 pandemic caused a surge in demand for boats almost as soon as lockdowns began to ease. But the pandemic has not been the only cause of the increased demand for boats. Catastrophic hurricanes in the recent past …

A BUSINESS in Poole has become the sole UK distributor of Brazilian Schaefer Yachts. Gibbs Quay Boat Sales will add the brand to the range it imports and sells. Schaefer Yachts is South America’s largest yacht builder, with a range of boats from 30ft to 85ft. It is a major brand in South and North …

Tue Jun 21 2022 12:00 AM Last updated on: Tue Jun 21 2022 4:08 AM Boat builders busy at work at Kayetpara market. In light of the flooding situation in Sylhet, the demand for boats has increased as many residents in low-lying areas of Dhaka fear they will suffer the same fate if the water …

CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) – Although Gulf Coast Boat Sales customers are thrilled to hear that the two men who ran the company have been arrested, they wonder why the investigation has taken so long. Rick Weaver was the first of a dozen to turn to Better Call Behnken in 2017, seeking help in getting the …

Despite rising fuel prices and economic uncertainty, boat sales remain strong after two years of historic sales. Local dealers told the Daily News they are still plagued with inventory issues as boats continue to sell out quickly, although there may be a downturn underway. Jim’s Anchorage sales manager Joe Zanylo said he hadn’t seen such …

As spring rolls around in northeast Indiana, boats are selling out faster than the lake ice melts on a hot afternoon. “If we build it, it sells, right now,” said Jeff Haradine, vice president of sales for Barletta Boat Co., which builds pontoon boats in Bristol, near Elkhart. On the dealer side, “If we put …

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) — Retailers say boat sales have soared over the past two years even as the global pandemic shut down just about everything else. This year’s boating season is fast approaching as gasoline prices hit new records. At the Progressive Cleveland Boat Show, which kicked off Thursday, fuel prices aren’t expected to have …

SIOUX FALLS, SD (Dakota News Now) – Gasoline prices have had an effect on people at all levels, but are they influencing boat and RV sales? It’s the Sioux Empire Sportsman 2022 show and people from all over the area are gathering to buy different equipment such as RVs and boats. The question is, has …

ROCHESTER, Minnesota – Rising gas prices aren’t stopping drivers from getting behind the wheel of a new Winnebago. While many are avoiding a trip to the gas station at all costs, many people parked their cars at Graham Arena on Friday to check out the boats and campers on display at this weekend’s Home and …

ROCHESTER, Minnesota – Rising gas prices aren’t stopping drivers from getting behind the wheel of a new Winnebago. While many avoid a trip to the gas station at all costs, many people parked their cars at Graham Arena on Friday to check out the boats and campers on display at this weekend’s Home and Lifestyle …

Demand for boats and yachts has been at full steam since the pandemic shutdowns began. Four maritime experts told Insider the frenzy hasn’t slowed down and they have to turn down jobs. New buyers are willing to pay millions above the asking price, but they may soon feel remorse. When the pandemic shutdowns began in …

DULUTH — If you’re going to kick trailer tires and ogle the shiny new boats at the Duluth Sport Show next week, you won’t be alone. And the word is, you better hurry and choose the model you want, otherwise it may not arrive in time for summer fun. Boat sales continue to sizzle in …

DULUTH — If you’re going to kick trailer tires and ogle the shiny new boats at the Duluth Sport Show next week, you won’t be alone. And the word is, you better hurry and choose the model you want, otherwise it may not arrive in time for summer fun. Boat sales continue to sizzle in …

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CHARLOTTE, NC (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – Charlotte’s Mid Atlantic Boat Show is the first sign of boating season in the area since 1973. “The dealers come out, they bring their whole showroom down here, set up and show you the latest and latest in the industry,” said Les Gray of Southeast Production. This year, he …

Rising boat sales during the pandemic have resulted in a flurry of profits for marina operators, and now one player is cementing a dominant position in the commercial real estate sub-sector. Private equity firm Centerbridge Partners, owner of Suntex Marinas, the second-largest marina operator in the United States, is paying about $400 million to acquire …

The second-largest owner of marinas in the United States is acquiring the third-largest owner, creating new power in this niche real estate business as boat sales surge during the pandemic. Centerbridge Partners LP said it was paying about $400 million for Westrec Marinas, which the investment firm will absorb into its own Suntex Marinas. This …

In 2020, Minnesota ranked fifth in the nation for boat and boating accessory sales, according to data from the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). That year, Minnesotans purchased $1.1 billion worth of motorboats, engines, trailers and accessories. This marked a 14% increase over the previous year. North Carolina topped Minnesota with $1.2 billion in boat-related …

The National Marine Manufacturers Association has announced that powerboat sales in 2021 are expected to exceed 300,000 units for the second year in a row. Late last year, industry data showed overall boat sales were estimated to be 4-6% below 2020 records and 7% above the five-year sales average. year. “Following record sales in 2020, …

Flower Mound Town Council has approved the development of Stone Hill Boat Sales, a boat dealership. The item was approved 4-1 with several zoning changes, including hours of operation to be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, west-facing bay gates to be closed during business hours and that the originally proposed south bay …

With so many Australians spending their money on boats during the COVID-19 pandemic, the coastguard is increasingly worried about amateur boats with all the equipment and no clue. Key points: Boat registrations on the rise in Australia, as are rescues at sea Authorities concerned about non-compliance this summer Deputy Commander David Finely says registering with …

HOMEWOOD, Calif .– Superior Boat Repair and Sales, operating out of Homewood High & Dry Marina on the west shore of Lake Tahoe during the summer and full time in Rancho Cordova, Calif., Has pledged to donate ‘a portion of all boat sales to the Tahoe Fund, a local nonprofit organization. “Giving back to our …

With boat builders predicting production delays until 2022, many buyers are turning to the second-hand market. However, that market has been inundated with damaged boats, and in some cases stolen, according to Grant Brooks, founder and CEO of Boat history report. streams said in a press release that there has been a 123% increase in …

Optimism is the word that best sums up the attitude of most Alaskan salmon fishermen after a good season, according to people specializing in buying and selling licenses and boats. Most fishermen in the main areas got good catches and wharf prices were up from previous years. This drove up license prices, notably at the …

Booming boat sales and travel restrictions during the pandemic have resulted in long delays in accessing boat launches in the Sutherland Shire during peak periods. A report from Sutherland Shire Council staff said “this is showing up in several places across the county.” The report states that at Swallow Rock Boat Ramp, Grays Point, there …

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Last weekend a friend and I went to the Atlantic City Boat Show. It’s an annual event that draws thousands of people to AC Marina to check out and board boats that most of us can’t afford, but someone is buying them. And buy them in record numbers. Boat builders cannot meet demand and orders …

A surge in boat sales due to COVID-19 restrictions on overseas travel has led many brokers in the UK to struggle to find inventory COVID-19 restrictions on overseas travel have led to a marked increase in sales of used and new boats in the UK, with many brokers struggling to find inventory to meet demand. …

Joanne Falla decided she needed to expand: a bigger house and a bigger boat. His home in Harwich on Cape Cod, Mass., wasn’t big enough for his close-knit family — a father, two sisters, a brother-in-law, a nephew and a dog — to get together. Since the lockdown began, the 51-year-old Boston-based tech executive has …

Jeff Flock of FOX Business chats with Sailtime member John Palmer about the boating boom. More boaters than ever are going to the water this summer, and demand is being driven by new boat owners. Last year, the market for boat and marine product sales jumped to $ 47 billion, up 9% year-on-year, while it …

Buying a boat this summer has been futile for many buyers. The dealers have been sold out for months. “Every dealership I know is out of stock,” says Matt Borisch, owner of Tommy’s, a large powerboat dealership based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Like cars, computer chips and chicken wings, the boating industry is going through …

CEDAR FALLS, IOWA (KWWL) – Many are choosing to beat the heat in eastern Iowa by climbing onto a boat and into the water. This boating season has been particularly successful for Midwest Boats Sales and Repairs, whose sales surged ahead of the holiday weekend. “We’re normally used to pushing to get people back on …

Boat prices have increased 10% this year as demand increases. Demand increased during the pandemic as boats were seen as a safe way to spend time outdoors. The same expedition industry woes are to blame for shortages of other commodities such as wood and furniture. Boats are increasingly expensive and harder to find in the …

This is good news and bad news for Creve Coeur’s Gary Hart. The longtime fisherman is happy that more and more people are playing the sport. But that makes it feel a bit stuck, even on the 92 mile expanse of Lake of the Ozarks. “I’m a guy who loves loneliness when I fish, and …

To achieve fairness and ensure that the public facilities at Johnson Pier in Pillar Point Harbor are properly maintained, the San Mateo County Port District is considering a new license and fee program for those who sell seafood to the public . The Port District met on June 10 to discuss options for the Fee …

Marc Dorfman has been sailing for over 23 years. He is a licensed US Coast Guard captain and certified sailing instructor by the American Sailing Association. He moved from Los Angeles to Miami during the pandemic. “When COVID hit LA, they really shut down the city. And they stopped all the work I was doing …

Marc Dorfman has been sailing for over 23 years. He is a US Coast Guard Licensed Captain, SailTime Miami Captain, and American Sailing Association Certified Sailing Instructor. He moved from Los Angeles to Miami during the pandemic. “When COVID came to Los Angeles, they really shut down the city. And they stopped all the work …

Jeff Bezos isn’t the only one spending big on a new boat. Boat sales and rentals increased in 2020 as Americans sought out summer activities suitable for pandemics, and it doesn’t appear that interest has declined further this year. Charity Garey, co-owner of Lakeshore Marina in Chattanooga, Tennessee, told WRCB-TV that they were fully booked …

John-Michael Donahue, vice president of NMMA, noted that many people started buying boats when the COVID-19 pandemic began. “The boating industry is seeing an increase in the number of first-time boat buyers, attracting a wider network of Americans looking for an outlet to spend quality time with loved ones, helping drive industry growth,” he said. …

A new lakeside business is excited about the increase in the number of boaters on the lake. LAKE OZARK – As summer approaches, some Lake of the Ozarks businesses are gearing up to welcome more boaters. According to a 2020 to study of the National Marine Manufacturers Association, marine products and services peaked in 13 …

Use and sales of boats have increased during the coronavirus pandemic, resulting in long wait times for new ships and congested waterways that include Portage Lakes in Summit County. Ohio Department of Natural Resources officer Scott Stafford said the increase in aquatic activity, from boating to swimming, was evident in the Portage Lakes. “Last year …

By Keenan Willard, WRAL Eastern North Carolina reporter City of Morehead, North Carolina – North Carolina boat vendors are saying, more than ever, that people want to get out on the water since COVID-19 arrived in the state. It is to the point, they said, that they are struggling to keep up with demand. Industry …

It’s not often that the stars align for people in the boating industry, but Don MacKenzie, president of Boats Inc. in Niantic, says the stars are aligned now. “This industry very rarely benefits from it, but right now we are. We have low interest rates, low fuel prices and a 2.99% sales tax on boats,” …

Workers prepare boats for the season on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at the Boats Inc. docks in Niantic. Boat sales have exploded across the region during the COVID-19 pandemic and many marina docks are full. (Sarah Gordon/The Day) It’s not often that the stars align for people in the boating industry, but Don MacKenzie, president …

When Tim Stenzel went looking for a new boat last fall, he found a lot of people had the same idea. The boat showrooms looked quite bare. The situation has gotten even worse as the pandemic has driven people to buy boats, ATVs and other outdoor items over the past year. Stenzel, who lives with …

New Hampshire marinas are reaping the rewards of a nationwide boom in boat sales. Interest and boat purchases have increased since the start of the pandemic when vacation destinations changed to summer. Sales at Winni Marine in Laconia reflect the national phenomenon. Executive Director Julie Marsh said these sales have remained stable throughout last summer, …

BOAT usually means ‘bust another thousand,’ but boat buyers this year might not have that option. Sales in 2020 have been historically high, resulting in low inventory levels and increased delays. More than 320,000 boats were sold in 2020, reports Trade Surveys Only Today. Sales are a 12-year high, with industry segments reporting increases of …

Boat sales skyrocket during COVID-19 pandemic Update: 12:20 p.m. EDT April 7, 2021 Hide transcription Show transcript JENNFIER EAGAN OF THE NEWSCENTER 5 REPORTS FROM MARSHFIELD. >> IF YOU ARE THINKING ON TAKING A BOAT ON THE WATER THIS SUMMER, I HOPE YOU ALREADY HAVE ONE. >> THERE IS NOT A NEW BOAT ON THE …

Commodore Paul Astrella said the Squantum Yacht Club recruited their first new member of the season in February, months before membership calls generally started to arrive. At 3A Marine in Hingham, both new and used boats have already sold out for the season. The Marshfield Yacht Club is currently processing over 80 membership applications, and …

article Boat purchases are booming in America amid the coronavirus pandemic, with 2020 sales hitting a 13-year high, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). Boating is part of a renewed interest in outdoor recreation as many Americans have been locked down due to the coronavirus in 2020. FOX Business’ Ashley Webster spoke with …

Boat purchases are booming in America amid the coronavirus pandemic, with 2020 sales peaking in 13 years, according to the National Association of Boat Manufacturers (NMMA). BOAT SALES FULL AFTER CORONAVIRUS CUT SUMMER PLANS Boating has been part of a renewed interest in outdoor recreation, as many Americans were locked up due to the coronavirus …

Boat sales hit 13-year high in 2020 Updated: 8:34 p.m. EDT March 23, 2021 Hide transcript View Transcript COUNSELING SINCE 1981. RIGHT NOW, HERE’S A LIVE LOOK OUTSIDE OF OUR LAKE HARTWELL SKYCAMERA IF YOU’VE SPENT MORE TIME ON THE WATER DURING THE PANDEMIC. WELL, YOU ARE NOT ALONE. BOTH SALES REACHED A 13-YEAR HIGH …

People see yachts during the Miami International Boat Show in Miami, Florida. Marco Bello | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Boat sales soared last year during the coronavirus pandemic, as more Americans turned to living in more flexible work environments that allowed people to spend more. time to enjoy the outdoors. Sales of boats, marine …

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Amid unprecedented job losses, one Minnesota industry is hiring heavily – and it’s probably the last industry you would think of in the winter. The boating industry is booming, and Jake Jacobson can attest to that. He is the general manager of Rapid Marine in Ham Lake. READ MORE: Hastings community mobilizes …

Tired of crouching under the security restrictions imposed in the event of a pandemic, people are eager to get out on both land and sea. Similar to the surge in bicycle purchases, the boating industry has seen an increase in sales, especially for first and second buyers, primarily in the 30 to 50 foot range. …

As data continues to pour in from 2020, it is increasingly clear that the coronavirus pandemic has affected the American economy and culture in various ways. Among the sectors which recovered last year: boating. The trend has been seen both nationally and in Wisconsin, according to statistics released Jan. 15 by the National Marine Manufacturers …

Are you looking to get in the water in 2021? Better to hurry. WAYZATA, Minn. – The Minneapolis Convention Center is expected to be in full swing this week, with hundreds of boats on display for the Minneapolis Boat Show. But the global pandemic continues to fuel an increase in boat sales that is leaving …

Carolyn Burgess has run the family business for 15 years. Typically at this time of year she has half of her Scarborough, Ont. Maritime retail store packaged and displayed in a booth at the Toronto International Boat Show. But this year, the show is going virtual. “This year my goal is to find new customers, …

Carolyn Burgess has run the family business for 15 years. Typically at this time of year, she has half of her Scarborough, Ont. marine retail store packaged and displayed in a booth at the Toronto International Boat Show. But this year, the show is going virtual. “This year my focus is on finding new customers, …

CHICAGO–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – With increased interest in outdoor recreation activities and ways to distance oneself, consumer demand for new boats has increased across the country in 2020. The National Association of Boat Manufacturers (NMMA), which represents North American manufacturers of pleasure craft, engines and marine accessories, reports that retail unit sales of new powerboats in …

Drivers have pushed the Premier tritoons to their handling limits in recent testing. Photo: Premier Marine / Paul Zirbes Ask David Rothwell of Carefree Boat Sales what a difference it will make an extra 50 or 100 horsepower and he will read the book to you. In early December, Rothwell brought together outboard and propeller …

After a successful salmon fishing season through a pandemic and recovering markets, the value of Alaskan salmon licenses is rising in two regions while plummeting in others. License values ​​are calculated by the state’s Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission based on the average value of four license sales. One of the peaks is the flagship Bristol …

Highland Lakes Watercraft in Kingsland is one of several area boat retailers that have reported increased boat sales and rentals during the coronavirus pandemic. Staff photo by Alex Copeland Boat sales in Highland lakes are on the rise as holidaymakers turn to the water amid air travel restrictions and other hurdles from COVID-19. According to …

When the coronavirus pandemic hit the United States, the boating industry quickly suffered. The virus struck in the middle of the spring season, a prime time every year when first-time boaters begin to jump into the boating lifestyle, and a time when boat owners pull the trigger. their next purchase. In mid-April, sales plummeted and …

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has proposed to repeal the sales tax cut and the sales tax cap on all boat sales in the state. Additionally, Senator Vin Gopal introduced Senate Bill 2847, which would also repeal both. The NMMA strongly opposes both efforts and is actively working with stakeholders in the boating industry to …

LOS ANGELES – Jean d’Assonville has finally found the boat of his dreams – not easy in the midst of a pandemic. He bought a 50ft sailboat, one he hopes to take around the world, and sold his 28ft at a time when a hot market for just about anything that floats is making buyers’ …

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – If you’re struggling to find a new or used boat these days, you’re not alone and you can blame it on the coronavirus pandemic. Boating is a great way to socially distance yourself in the middle of the ocean and is becoming so popular that boat factories are scrambling to catch up …

Post-sale follow-up is especially important for customers new to boating. For years, the shipping industry lamented the downward trajectory of early boat buyers – that is, until the Covid-19 pandemic led to the first rise in more than a decade. But attracting new boaters and keeping them in boating are two different things. As boat …

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Meredith Punthrangkul, left, bought a boat in July because two summer vacations were canceled due to COVID-19. She appreciates the extra family time with her husband Michael, daughter Devon and son Thai that the boat has given them. Meredith Punthrangkul bought a boat in July because the vacations of two families of her husband Michael …

As many companies continue to struggle during the coronavirus pandemic, the boating industry has more than kept afloat. With the public health crisis canceling many summer plans including camps, sporting events and vacations, boat dealers are seeing a spike in interest from people wanting to get out on the water and distance themselves. socially safe. …

Ratings come from all around Chicago in the open air. FIELD NOTES WILD OF THE WEEK Emil Baumbach delivers his usual wonderful photo at the top, this time of a giant swallowtail in a Cook County forest preserve. “The largest butterfly in North America loves nectar plants, including this bee balm,” he wrote. Peggy Notebaert …

The coronavirus pandemic has brought about changes of all kinds in the way we live our lives. This includes vacations. A lot of people don’t want to take the plane, train or bus. This may be the reason for the surge in sales of recreational vehicles and boats. RV, peak boat sales amid pandemic Hear …

The data represents 27 states – approximately 45.91% of the U.S. boat market. Coast Guard information (documented vessels) is complete. If you have any questions, please contact Statistical Surveys, Inc. • Phone: (616) 281-9898 • Website: www.statisticalsurveys.com New boat registrations have fallen 12.1% year-to-date and 9.2% year-on-year in the main categories of motor boats, according …

WARWICK, RI (WPRI) – Rhode Island boat shop owners say they’ve seen a boom in business lately and that’s due, at least in part, to the COVID-19 pandemic. Mike Farman, a yacht broker at Brewer Yacht Sales in Warwick, says sales of everything water-related, including boats, jet skis and yachts, have taken off since the …

When the pandemic started, there was a race for toilet paper and bleach. Now that we are in the middle of summer, another product is flying off the shelves, or should I say marinas. The coronavirus has kept people from taking vacations, so families are spending that money on boats. According to the NMMA, new …

Grace Marine in Le Claire, Iowa sells boats before they even arrive at the show. LE CLAIRE, Iowa — Boat sales are on the rise as the pandemic derails summer plans. A local dealer is so busy that it is difficult to keep the boats in stock. On the waterfront in Le Claire, Iowa Grace …

Boat dealers here in Northern Michigan and across the country are seeing an increase in people buying new boats, especially after stay-at-home orders lift. “Customers want to boat and they want to boat today,” said Walstrom Marine President Tom Ervin. “We have already sold out a few product lines until the end of the year.” …

Summer waters are wide open and more Americans than ever are heading to sea. Now that coronavirus-related boating restrictions have been lifted in all 50 states and the pandemic has canceled various summer plans, including camps, sporting events and vacations, the boating industry is seeing a spike in interest to get out on the water. …

Anyone who lives near the shores of the Chesapeake and its tributaries can’t help but notice it: boating is fun. Mid-bay boaters recently said Bay Bulletin that the local waters have been so busy, it feels like July 4th. With the coronavirus response limiting travel and activity, boat owners who typically don’t go out as …

Syracuse, NY – Boat dealers in central New York City are benefiting from a rising tide in sales, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Dealers say people who canceled travel plans this summer due to the pandemic are buying boats at an all-time high. Pool dealers reported a similar increase in sales. Bill Newcomb, owner of …

With double-digit unemployment and shelter-in-place restrictions keeping potential clients at home, Bay Area yacht broker Geli Burgin was certain 2020 would be a bad summer for the boat industry. And it started that way – in March, at the start of the shutdown, the Burgin Boat Dealer Group only had two vessels under contract. “We …

The rivers are rising and Colorado’s paddle shops and boat builders are reporting record sales as more families take a paddle in the state’s waterways. COVID-19 IN COLORADO The latest from the coronavirus outbreak in Colorado: MAP: Cases and deaths in Colorado. TEST: Here’s where to find a community testing site. The state is now …

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Boat sales are up in Ohio and across the country as Americans seek socially distanced entertainment amid the threat of the coronavirus. On the peninsula, Buckeye Sports Center broke its April sales record by 90%, selling around 70 boats instead of an average of 38. And halfway through that month, it also …

The nine days Progressive New England Boat Show concluded Sunday, reporting an attendance of 50,726, down 2% from last year’s record of 51,725, but up 2% from the three-year average attendance of 49,728 . More so, the NMMA said exhibitors were reporting strong boat sales and positive conversations with attendees for the second year in …

Heading to the Duluth Boat Show next weekend and looking to buy a new boat? You are not alone. The National Marine Manufacturers Association estimates that boat shows in the United States generate about half of all boat sales each year. And those sales are expected to be strong in 2020, up 2% from 2019 …

Mark your calendar for Friday March 20. It’s the first day of spring, and the warm weather means Missouri’s boating season won’t be far away. And that means many Missourians will be looking for a new or used boat to enjoy the state’s many waterways. There are 289,854 registered boats in Missouri, and boating continues …

What is good news for boat builders is also good news for marine trailer builders. the National Association of Boat Manufacturers (NMMA) reports that when finalizing 2019 sales figures, retail sales of new powerboats are expected to remain in 2019 at around 280,000 units, the second highest total since 2007. The show season Busy winter …

CHICAGO–(COMMERCIAL THREAD)–The National Association of Boat Manufacturers (NMMA), representing North American manufacturers of pleasure craft, engines and marine accessories, today announced that when finalizing 2019 sales figures, retail sales of new powerboats Expected to remain in 2019 at around 280,000 units, the second highest total since 2007. The busy winter boat show season kicks off …

Hans Steiner, owner and co-founder of Hans’ Boat Works, stands in his backyard which currently stores around 120 boats. Steiner has been in the boating industry since he was young and has 38 years of experience in the industry. Photo by Frank Lopez published on July 17, 2019 – 13:15Written by Frank Lopez With rising …

In the first seven years after the Great Recession, Rick Dieterich discovered that his Mystic business, Springline Yacht Sales, was in trouble. But things started to improve in 2016, and then in 2018 he had a record turnover of $ 3.6 million. While 2019 isn’t even half over, it has made $ 3.9 million in …

CHICAGO–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – As the summer boating season kicks off this weekend, the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) today announced new data that shows unit sales of new powerboats in the United States have reached 276,000 in 2018, a 4% increase from 2017, the highest levels the U.S. boating industry has seen in 11 years. …

Atlanta-based OneWater Marine Holdings has acquired Caribee Boat Sales and Marina from Islamorada, Florida. Caribee has served the Florida Keys since 1947. Details of the acquisition were not disclosed. “We are delighted to welcome Caribee Boat Sales and Marina to the OneWater family of dealers,” said Austin Singleton, CEO of OneWater Marine. “Bill and his …

The 50-foot luxury yacht dominated the showroom floor, its glossy black hull masking three well-appointed bedrooms, mahogany cabinets and six televisions inside. The Galeon 500 Fly, weighing 55,000 pounds and listed at $1.6 million, is the largest and most expensive boat at the 2019 Houston Boat Show held this week at the NRG Center. Johnny …

Click to enlarge. Marking another milestone in its recovery, the US recreational boat industry sold more than 250,000 boats in 2016 for the first time in eight years. With all 50 states reporting, statistical surveys indicated that 258,879 boats were sold last year, an increase of 5.4% over 2015. The company said the last time …

After bottoming out in 2009 and 2010, new boat and equipment sales in Missouri have rebounded astonishingly, riding a wave of buying that likely set a record for new boat sales in the state. Last year. Sales of new boats fell below $200 million in Missouri at the height of the recession, but hit a …

After struggling during the Great Recession, boat sales are rising again in the United States and southern Nevada. Newly released data from the National Marine Manufacturers Association and its 2016 Recreational Boating Statistical Summary indicate that the $36 billion U.S. boating industry is at its strongest. high after the recession. “The industry has grown 6% …

By Xiumei Dong Even though the temperature dipped below 10 degrees this holiday weekend, the freezing weather didn’t stop people dreaming of summer fun outdoors on a boat. Consumers buy new boats at the Chicago Boat, RV & Sail Show. (Xiumei Dong and Qingwei Chen/MEDILL) “It’s just a great time, 2016, I’m really motivated,” said …

More than 100,000 manufacturers, retailers, brokers and buyers gathered in Miami for one of the largest boating industry events in the world. Each year, the Miami International Boat Show and the luxury Yacht and Brokerage Show in Miami Beach take place simultaneously. Showboat events feature thousands of personal watercraft and accompanying water accessories, all of …

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–With the start of a new year, the US boating industry estimates that 2014 will see a 5-7% increase in new motorboat sales with continued growth of another 5% in 2015, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). This is the third straight year of steady growth for the industry coming out of …