Attendance rose 7 percent at the 2017 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show.
The Progressive New England Boat Show wrapped up its nine-day run Feb. 19 with attendance down 8 percent.
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas released the results of its 2017 MRAA Compensation Study.
The Ferretti Group brought eight models between 26 and 108 feet to the Dubai International Boat Show.
North Light Yacht Club and Emerald Coast Marine said today that they merged to form Emerald Coast Marine Center.
Australian motoryacht manufacturer Maritimo launched a new waterfront facility at The Marine Village Sanctuary Cove.
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After accomplishing the biggest relocation of a major show in marine industry history last year, the National Marine Manufacturers Association executed a second-year improvement plan in remarkable ways while dispelling any doubts about this iconic show’s permanent new home....more
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The National Marine Manufacturers Association said advance data show that new powerboat registrations were up 6.3 percent last year and that nearly all segments were higher.
MIAMI — Sea Ray Boats is hoping that its newest Sundancer will spur the industry’s lagging cruiser segment.
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The Providence Boat Show at the Rhode Island Convention Center was a day shorter this year, but saw a 10 percent increase in attendance.
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