Metstrade, which will take place Nov. 14-16 at RAI Amsterdam in the Netherlands, said it will expand its outreach on recreational marine sustainability with a combination of year-round engagement and interactive seminars.
The Marine Equipment Trade Show, held annually in the fall in Amsterdam, is the world’s largest trade exhibition of equipment, materials and systems for the international marine leisure industry. It is organized by Amsterdam RAI in association with the International Council of Marine Industry Associations.
The NMMA said USA Pavilion exhibitors have confirmed their return to the METS Trade Show at unprecedented levels and the USA Pavilion is almost full.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association said registration is open for the USA Pavilion at the 2017 METS Trade Show.
Certified marine-related public charities are invited to apply for the registration proceeds from the Design Award METS competition this year.
The early-bird booking deadline for METS Trade Show floor space is March 1, and organizers said that last year more than 95 percent of the space was booked by the time the early-bird exhibitor offer expired.
By nearly every acceptable measure the 2016 edition of the METS Trade show was the most successful in the 28-year history of the international marine equipment trade event.
METS Trade Show organizers said today that the 2016 show, which wrapped up Thursday in Amsterdam, set records for exhibitor and visitor attendance.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association said today that by and large, NMMA members at the METS Trade Show that participated in the U.S.A. Pavilion — the largest to date, with 90 exhibitors — were pleased with the amount of traffic and sales leads they obtained.
AMSTERDAM — Sunseeker International founder and president Robert Braithwaite headlined the award winners Wednesday night at the second annual Boat Builder Achievement Awards by receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award.
AMSTERDAM — During his presentation “What Can Trump Mean to METS Trade?” at the METS Trade Theatre Powered by Soundings Trade Only on Wednesday, George Sass Jr., vice president and managing director of Catapult Creative Labs, paraphrased Gordon Gekko in the film “Wall Street.”