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South Florida boat sales down 26 percent

New boat sales in South Florida fell 26 percent from the first half of 2007 to the first half of 2008, according to a story in the South Florida Business Journal.

For the first half of this year, 4,000 boats were sold in the area, compared to 5,411 in 2007, the journal reports.

The information was provided by Info-Link, a Miami-based company that tracks boat registrations in four South Florida counties.

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