After a slow start resulting from a harsh winter and cold spring, the
recreational marine industry is experiencing accelerated growth, says GE
Capital, Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF). Retail and wholesale
sales are up versus a year ago in the U.S., and the industry is on track
to reach the 8% growth in retail dollar sales originally forecast
in February by CDF at the Miami Boat Show .
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