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2020 U.S. Boating Statistical Abstract: Cruiser, fishing boat & trailer sales trends now available

by National Marine Manufacturers Association 25 Jun 07:50 PDT
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The Cruiser, Watersport, Fishing Boat & Trailer Sales Trends section of NMMA's 2020 U.S. Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract is now available on NMMA.org. This report examines retail sales trends of new boats commonly used for three top boating activities: cruising, watersports and fishing.

Key insights from the report include:

  • Retail sales of new cruisers reached a twelve-year high in 2020, up 19.5% compared to 2019, due to sales gains both in sterndrive cruisers and outboard cruisers.
  • Sales of new boats typically used for watersports rose 12.8% in 2020, surpassing the 2007 sales level for the first time

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