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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.
The American Boat & Yacht Council announced the election of three new members to its board of directors at its 63rd annual meeting and the election of four officers.
Pontoon & Deck Boat magazine said it is kicking off 2017 by redesigning the publication.
U.S. outboard engine wholesale shipments were up 6.5 percent in 2016, with gains led by 4-strokes and higher-powered engines.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association and Colombia Nautica said today that exhibit space is filling fast for the 2017 Feria Internacional Colombia Nautica, a new boat show that will take place April 27-30 in the coastal city of Cartagena de Indias.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and NASA declared 2016 the hottest year on record, breaking the previous year’s record heat for the third year in a row.
Nautical Structures named Ron Beilman as global service director and Bill Pratley as U.S. director of aftermarket sales for the Largo, Fla.-based company.
Beneteau America said it has a new strategic partnership with LH-Finance that will start at the Miami boat shows in February.
The Outdoor Recreational Industry Roundtable and the National Marine Manufacturers Association are supporting Interior Secretary nominee Ryan Zinke, who said Tuesday that he is “an unapologetic admirer of Teddy Roosevelt.”
Angler of the Year candidate Jacob Powroznik is teaming up with Quicksilver Marine Parts and Accessories for another season.
Siren Marine said it named Carlton Schumacher as sales director and Aaron Pape as business operations manager.