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Dealers asked to weigh in on market conditions, fall boat shows

Dealers who want to report on current market conditions and sentiment are invited to participate in a brief five-question survey.

This month’s survey gives retailers the opportunity to weigh in on fall boat shows.

The Pulse Report — administered in conjunction with Baird Research, the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas and Trade Only Today — analyzes such industry data points as new-boat demand, inventory levels and access to credit.

The report also includes the Marine Retail Sentiment Index, a confidence index that provides a glimpse into how dealers feel about current and future market conditions.

The MRAA and Baird Research launched the Pulse Report in 2013. Trade Only now partners with Baird to participate in distributing the survey and reporting its results.

Click here for a link to the October survey.

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