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Consisting of builders, dealers, marinas, parts and accessories makers and sellers and the trade groups that serve them, the marine industry is a sprawling and colorful collection of companies and people. From the number and type of boats it sells to its advocacy for the rights of boaters to enjoy their recreation on pollution-free waters, using fuel that doesn't damage their engines, the industry makes news in many ways.
NEW YORK — After three years on the West Coast, the annual US Sailing Rolex Yachtsman & Yachtswoman of the Year Awards ceremony returned Thursday to the iconic Model Room at the New York Yacht Club in Manhattan.
A Florida fisherman convicted of tossing undersized grouper off his boat is off the hook after a divided Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that he should not have been prosecuted under a law targeting accounting fraud.
Boat insurance claims are rising in the Chesapeake Bay area as frigid weather and ice have sunk some boats.
A New Zealand sailor whose contract was terminated by America’s Cup champion Oracle Team USA was denied his request that a prototype AC45 be confiscated as a seaman’s lien against unpaid wages.
Officials closed an investigation into the boating accident that forced former Miami Dolphins player Robert Konrad to swim about 16 hours to shore.
Bonnier Corp.’s Boating magazine was named Brand of the Year at the company’s second annual Bonnier Excellence Awards.
Vesconite hired the Martin Flory Group as part of an effort to expand its North American presence.
Nearly 80 percent of marine industry participants expect sales to increase between 5 and 10 percent this year, according to survey results that GE Capital’s Commercial Distribution Finance division released Wednesday.
Two New Jersey lawmakers introduced legislation that would impose a limit on the state’s sales and use tax on non-commercial boats.
Insurance adjusters and cleanup crews worked Monday at a number of marinas in Tennessee’s Campbell County after dock roofs collapsed under heavy snow and ice.