New boat sales down

Published On: July 1, 2009Categories: Industry News

The number of new boats sold from dealerships was down 47 percent in the first quarter, compared to 2008 numbers. Sales dropped from $1,083,738 to $574,357. Pre-owned boat sales were down 2.3 percent The average dealer reported a net loss of $127,013 for the first quarter of 2009.