With a broad, ambitious campaign to attract more people to boating, the marine industry has waited for the sluggish U.S. economy to return to its historical average growth rate above 3 percent, but some economists don’t believe that will happen anytime soon.
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.
Australian researchers had tagged a healthy shark to track its movements as part of a study and they were shocked when the tracking device washed up on a beach four months later just 2-1/2 miles away.
Eighteen northern Ohio high school graduates and college students will receive college scholarships this year from the Lake Erie Marine Trades Association Education Foundation.
ComMar Sales LLC is now representing a full line of LED lighting and accessories made by the Misea Group.
This summer, the Rhode Island Marine Trades Association will launch a new marketing program designed for millennial participants.
Nick Saban seems to be enjoying his summer.
The Rhode Island Marine Trades Association will offer a third session of its Marine Trades Pre-Apprenticeship Program this summer, beginning a six-week intensive training program on July 7.
The Gowrie Group signed on to sponsor the New England Science and Sailing New London STEM Leadership Program.
Marine maintenance management company Vessel Vanguard and Formula Boats signed a 5-year subscription agreement, a move that expanded the company’s client base beyond the yachts it typically serves.
International charter agency Neptune Group Yachting’s new website won the 20th annual Communicator Award for Travel/Tourism Websites in 2014.