Miami Boat Show attendance flat compared to last year (update)
The National Marine Manufacturers Association announced a correction in its reporting of the Miami International Boat Show final attendance numbers today, revising the final number to 102,118 – a 1-percent increase when compared to last year.
Originally, the NMMA reported 100,689 people attended the show, which was essentially flat when compared to the 100,917 people who attended in 2012.
The Miami International Boat Show again attracted more than 100,000 people over President’s Day weekend; however, attendance was essentially flat when compared to the year prior, according to a release from the the National Marine Manufacturers Association.
Representing more than 80 countries, 100,689 people attended the five-day show, according to the release. In 2012, 100,917 people attended the show.
In the release, the NMMA said there was an upbeat buying crowd, leading to some exhibitors reporting double-digit sales. The show also hosted more boats in all three of its locations.