Some boat traders in Miami are Boat Center and MarineMax. Both of the companies have an established reputation for selling the finest boat brands to their clients, according to their respective websites.
Boat Center offers Yellowfin Yachts, Grady-White, Hewes and Maverick boat lines, and is a recognized dealer and re-power specialist for Yamaha Marine In addition to ready-made boats, Boat Center makes custom outfitted, tournament grade, sport fishing and family style boats on request. Owned and operated by fishermen, drivers and boaters, the company has been in business since 1976.
MarineMax is the nation's largest retailer of new and used recreational boats, offering premium brands such as Hatteras, Scout, Meridian Yachts, Sea Ray and Boston Yachts. A member of the Boating Industry's Top 100 Dealers Hall of Fame, the company has over 54 retail outlets throughout the United States, which offer boat sales, yacht brokerage, charter services and more. MarineMax also publishes MarineMax's Lifestyles Magazine, which provides registered users with boating tips, ideas and advice from the MarineMax staff. As of August 2015, the company's Miami store is open from 9 a.m to 6 p.m Monday to Friday, 9 a.m to 5 p.m on Saturdays and 12 to 5 p.m on Sundays.