Caterpillar marine sales up in May

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Caterpillar reports its marine engine sales were up 20 percent in May, compared with the same month of 2008, according to a report filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

For May, marine was the only engine segment to report an increase.

In total, sales of engines in all segments were down 21 percent for May 2009 compared with May 2008, Caterpillar reports.

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