88%of marine manufacturers reported that
business was stable or expanding
in Q4 2019.
61%of marine manufacturers reported modest to substantial
investment in capital expendituresin Q4 2019.
Raw Material Costs
56%of marine manufacturers reported modest to substantial
increases in the cost of raw materialsin Q4 2019.
48%of marine manufacturers reported modest to substantial
growth in salesin Q4 2019. Another 24% reported sales were on par with what they were a year ago.
38%of marine manufactuers reported modest to substantial
hiring beyond attritionin Q4 2019, which was constained by difficulty in sourcing talent.
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