Data Tracker: November 2009 Consumer Activity


Top 10 Most Viewed Boat Categories


1.         Center console

2.         Cruiser (power)

3.         Angler

4.         Bass boat

5.         High performance

6.         Bowrider

7.         Cuddy cabin

8.         Express

9.         Sportfisherman

10.       Motoryacht

Top 10 States with Most Viewed Inventory

1.         Florida

2.         Texas

3.         Michigan

4.         California

5.         Georgia

6.         New York

7.         North Carolina

8.         Ohio

9.         Virginia

10.       New Jersey

This article originally appeared in the January 2010 issue.


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