According to the Japan Boating Industry Association, shipments of motor boats in 2006 decreased for the second straight year, but those of large boats with a length of more than 10 meters increased 56 percent over the year before to 159, testifying to the popularity of cabin cruisers
Inboard cabin cruisers
, most of which are high-priced luxury vessels, will see the most rapid growth and will maintain their status as the largest single category of boats in value terms, reaching $3.3 billion in 2009.
Boating attractions at this year's show will range from glamourous cabin cruisers
and stylish speedboats to luxury canal boats and canoes.
There will be more than 150 boats, from luxury cabin cruisers
to small sailing dinghies.
There are special saver prices on cabin cruisers
sailing the Norfolk Broads.
The six-cylinder, turbocharged 6.8 L model is offered at 155, 175, 200 and 225 hp and is targeted at lobster boats, [TABULAR DATA OMITTED] scuba dive boats, sport and fishing boats, water taxis and recreational cabin cruisers
. Deere said the engine delivers constant power from 2600 to 2200 rpm and has excellent lugging ability.