Oil interests and biofuel interests are aligning in an effort regarding the law that mandates biofuels in the fuel supply.
The U.S. economy added 178,000 jobs in November and the nation’s unemployment rate fell to 4.6 percent.
New powerboat unit sales were up 6.6 percent year over year in September.
NMMA Canada provided a platform for members to showcase their products in the Canadian Pavilion.
The MasterCraft Throwdown Wakeboard pro invitational is returning for a second year and will be nationally televised.
Ferretti Yachts said it will participate in the 2016 edition of Nautic, or Salon Nautique de Paris, which runs Dec. 3-11.
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The Center for Coastal Conservation said it changed its name to the Center for Sportfishing Policy.
The outdoor recreation industry contributes about $646 billion a year to the nation’s gross domestic product, about 4 percent of the U.S. economy.
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U.S. brokerage sales declined in October for the second month in a row, falling 9 percent as 2,029 boats were sold.
The recreational marine industry followed double-digit August sales gains with a slow-growth September.
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