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Sign of the Times: Century Boat Company Suspends Manufacturing for 2 Months

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

Due to excessive inventory Century Boat Company has shutdown production at its fiberglass boat manufacturing facility in Panama City, Fla. for the final for 2 months of 2008. Century Boat vice president and general manager Dean Burnett stated the reason for the shutdown was to, relieve dealer inventory pressure for the remainder of the calendar year and plan for the future success of this company in 2009 and beyond.”

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Great Time to Buy a Boat

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

You’ve probably noticed that there seems to be some pretty good deals on boats these days. As the economy waits to rebound, there have been several factors that have contributed to this “buyer’s market”. The over estimated demand by manufacturers for new boats and a substantial sell-off in the private party marketplace have significantly reduced pricing. In addition, marine finance programs are still surprisingly attractive. Interest rates have remained low and there are programs available for many credit profiles. (more…)