NMMA reports increase in powerboat shipments

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The National Marine Manufacturers Association said wholesale shipments of traditional powerboats for the NMMA’s control group of manufacturers were up 6 percent and corresponding dollars were up 8.6 percent for January.

The NMMA said shipments have been growing for the last seven months, with the increases led by ski boats, aluminum outboard boats and fiberglass outboard boats (up 12 percent, 14 percent and 9.2 percent year-over-year, respectively).

NMMA members can access the full report on nmma.org within the Statistics Publications section. For help accessing the member only area, contact membership director Bryan Welsh at bwelsh@nmma.org.

For questions regarding NMMA’s data reports, please contact assistant director of industry statistics and research Vicky Yu at vyu@nmma.org.

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