Registrations were up 3 percent year-to-date in the main categories.
However, preliminary data shows significant bright spots among the declines.
Main powerboat segments were up 3.8% for the quarter
The nearly complete registration data shows the sterndrive category’s continuing decline.
Overall, the industry was up 1.8 percent.
Dealers: Will customers favor larger boats with more amenities in 2020, or will the trend shift toward value/ entry-level products?