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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.
In response to Malibu Boats’ patent-infringement lawsuit against MasterCraft Boat Co., MasterCraft issued a brief statement, saying it “strongly denies the allegations made in the lawsuit.”
It took more than four years, but the passage of the Marine Tourism Bill is good news for Washington’s marine industry.
The U.S. economy added 223,000 jobs in June and the unemployment rate fell 0.2 percent to 5.3 percent, its lowest level since April 2008, according to the Department of Labor.
Chuck Thurman announced Wednesday that he will retire as president of Pleasurecraft Marine, effective Sept. 30.
“Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” will hold a Keys University Nov. 13-15 in Tavernier and Islamorada, Florida.
Trade Only Today will not publish Friday in observance of Independence Day.
Maine-based Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding acquired Wayfarer Marine Corp., and renamed the boatyard in Camden, Maine, as Lyman-Morse at Wayfarer Marine.
Just weeks after signing on for a second year of partnering with Discover Boating — and days before returning to a summer tour — country music artist Jake Owen was on the Cumberland River in Nashville, Tennessee, filming a promotional spot.
Consumer confidence continued to increase in June after a moderate improvement in May.
Boating and fishing industry groups are encouraging stakeholders to weigh in on the Environmental Protection Agency’s most recent proposal to increase ethanol levels in the fuel supply.