The National Marine Manufacturers Association said wholesale shipments of traditional powerboats for the NMMA’s control group of manufacturers were up 6 percent and corresponding dollars were up 8.6 percent for January.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association is the leading association representing the recreational boating industry in North America. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, accessories and gear used by boaters and anglers in the United States and Canada. The association is dedicated to industry growth through programs in public policy advocacy, market statistics and research, product quality assurance and promotion of the boating lifestyle.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association in Canada was chosen to receive $58,650 in funding from the Canadian government to help industry members expand and succeed abroad.
Aside from a dip last June and December, U.S. outboard engine wholesale shipments for the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s control group of manufacturers have grown year over year for the last 23 months.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association will hold a webinar April 23 to outline issues and new items for this year’s American Boating Congress, which will take place May 5-7 in Washington, D.C.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association says the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down a decades-old political contribution cap could benefit the marine industry.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association will hold an hour-long webinar Wednesday that will detail the South Korean emerging market for the U.S. boating industry.
The Recreational Boating Leadership Council’s Diversity Task Force held its first official group meeting during the Miami International Boat Show in February and a second teleconference is scheduled for this afternoon.
National Marine Manufacturers Association president Thom Dammrich was reappointed to the Industry Trade Advisory Committee on Consumer Goods for a four-year term.
A National Fire Protection Association committee approved a new standard that reduces the fire risks involved in spray-painting large objects, including yachts, in temporary membrane enclosures. Such enclosures are used in the marine industry for the painting of yachts that are too large to fit into a spray booth. The standard, which requires approval from…more
The American Boating Congress has already attracted 36 co-hosts, five more than the final tally for the spring event last year on Capitol Hill.