ABC 2014: NMMA pushes for sportfish fund support

WASHINGTON — The National Marine Manufacturers Association is asking the marine industry to try to get support for the Sport Fish Restoration & Boating Trust Fund, a $600 million-a-year fund that helps fund fishing around the country.

Jim Malone (left), Nautic Global Group board member and the company’s former interim chief executive, and the company’s new CEO Brad Gates are shown Monday evening aboard Virginia’s Jewel during the American Boating Congress welcome reception.

ABC 2014: Big turnout for opening-night cruise

WASHINGTON — The 2014 American Boating Congress opened with a welcome reception cruise along the Potomac River Monday evening as some of the biggest names in boating sipped cocktails and casually discussed marine industry topics ranging from boat shows to Grow Boating initiatives.


ABC 2014: Five issues dominate this year’s agenda

The 2014 American Boating Congress starts tonight with a welcome-reception boat cruise along the Potomac River before marine industry members meet with members of Congress on Capitol Hill on Tuesday and Wednesday to push boating-friendly legislation.

New York autumn show postponed until next year

New York Afloat, a new in-water boat show slated to debut in New York Sept. 10-14 this year, has been postponed until 2015, pending the approval of a no-wake zone along the Hudson River. The National Marine Manufacturers Association, the group that owns the show, pushed the launch date back because it had not received…more

Sea Hunt has stood out as a top seller in a healthier center console market.

Florida and fishing boats

With all the buzz around aluminum fishing and pontoon boats, one segment that has been overlooked until recently is the saltwater fiberglass fishing boat segment. Though it’s a relatively small part of the overall market, this segment has taken off since late 2011, when Florida’s housing market first began to recover from the 2008 bust.

1 19 20 21 22 23 44

Vote Today

At this early stage, which presidential candidate do you think will be best for the marine industry?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Search Boats for Sale


Login to Trade Only Today

Lost Password