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From factory openings to production milestones to the launch of new boats, the marine industry makes news in numerous ways. Trade Only follows developments wherever they occur.
Trac Ecological said it has appointed master distributors SMS Superyacht for Southeast Asia and Brook Marine for the United Arab Emirates.
Registration is open for the 2017 American Boating Congress, which will be held May 15-17 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. The National Marine Manufacturers Association said the ABC will provide attendees with the opportunity to meet with members of the Trump administration and the 115th Congress, network with fellow industry advocates, take part in a…more
Ten TowBoatUS captains were honored by their peers for lifesaving actions at the annual BoatUS Towing Conference last week in San Diego.
To support its product expansion into North America, Australia-based Life Cell Marine Safety has hired Martin Flory Group to promote its safety equipment line in the United States and Canada.
Sail America, the trade association for the U.S. sailing industry, elected three new members to its 2017 board of directors.
Sail magazine said it promoted Blake Chasse to Mid-Atlantic and Western advertising sales manager.
Serge Ferrari North America said it named Julie Bui as its regional sales manager for the South-Central states.
After three successful previous events, organizers of the Boaterz ‘n Bikerz of America Hull of a Tour plan to return this summer with a scenic coastal and mountain boating and motorcycling trip through New England dubbed The Lobster Roll.
The Conference of Professional Operators for Response Towing appointed Capt. John Ward of Sea Tow Destin, Fla., as its new board chairman.