Demand for watercrafts rose by 75 percent in May due to coronavirus. FOX Business’ Kristina Partsinevelos with more.
It’s smooth sailing for the boat business.
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Boat clubs are seeing a wave of demand as Americans seek out safe summer activities with social distancing in mind during the coronavirus pandemic.
Annapolis, Maryland-based Sailtime.com, a sailboat and powerboat franchise that sells boats and allows people to buy sail share memberships, has seen new membership surge a whopping 215 percent year over year for the month of June with twice as many memberships compared to last year, the company told FOX Business.