NMMA

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.

NMMA schedules Growth Summit follow-up

To continue the conversation started at the Recreational Boating Stakeholders Growth Summit in December, a follow-up meeting is being planned for the first half of March to begin the work needed to start growing the industry. In an e-mail to summit participants, National Marine Manufacturers Association president Thom Dammrich said the highest-ranked joint action, according…more

Recent NMMA shows report mixed attendance results

The National Marine Manufacturers Association is reporting mixed results from its three most recent boat shows, all of which ended Sunday. The four-day Progressive Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show attracted 34,555 people, an increase of 11.3 percent from 2011. The show, celebrating its 40th anniversary and 25 percent larger this year, featured two new attractions, a…more

Chicago show reports attendance boost

Total attendance for the Progressive Insurance Chicago Boat, Sports & RV Show increased 7 percent despite slower days Thursday and Friday because of bad weather, the National Marine Manufacturers Association reported. The NMMA said 35,402 people attended the event, which ran Jan. 12-16 at McCormick Place. The show switched its date pattern this year, moving…more

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Winter shows report some attendance gains

Some of the industry’s early winter boat shows are reporting decent attendance figures. Despite snowstorms late last week in Nashville, Tenn., and a flood caused by the Atlanta show’s Indoor Wake Park pool on opening day, the 2012 Progressive Insurance Nashville Boat & Sportshow and 2012 Progressive Insurance Atlanta Boat Show finished strong, with reports…more

NMMA releases statistical report for Canada

The National Marine Manufacturers Association announced the release of its first Canadian Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract for 2010 and 2011, which showed that in 2011 retail sales of recreational boats and engines reached $2.8 billion. For the first time the NMMA, working with Transport Canada and Stats Canada, conducted research throughout the marine industry and…more

NMMA adds third boat show in Chicago

The National Marine Manufacturers Association is launching a new show called the Progressive Insurance Chicago In-Water Boat Show, which will take place June 7-12 at the new 31st Street Harbor. “As the first major event held at 31st Street Harbor [which opens in May], we’re thrilled to provide Chicagoans and visitors an opportunity to discover…more

NMMA: Wholesale shipments up through October

Through October, wholesale shipments of boats were up 14 percent and corresponding dollars were up 23 percent for the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s control group of manufacturers, the association said in its monthly economic report. Advance data indicated that the trends would continue through November. New powerboat registrations were down 2.5 percent on a rolling…more

California group fights to keep state boating department

Recreational Boaters of California is urging boaters to oppose Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to eliminate the Department of Boating and Waterways and reconstitute the department as a division of the Department of Parks and Recreation. “RBOC will continue to stress that Cal Boating provides accountability, transparency and leadership regarding the collection and use of boater-derived…more

Industry leaders gather for boating summit

Approximately 160 marine industry leaders from around the country gathered Tuesday and Wednesday in Chicago for a first-of-its-kind Recreational Boating Stakeholder Growth Summit. The summit was hosted by the National Marine Manufacturers Association and attended by leaders from all industry segments, including bankers, big-box retailers, consumer organizations, dealers, distributors, insurance companies, boat, engine and accessory…more

NMMA: Increase in wholesale shipments continues

Through the third quarter, wholesale shipments of boats were up 13 percent and corresponding dollars were up 22 percent for the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s control group of manufacturers, the group said in its monthly economic report. Advance data indicated that through October, wholesale shipments of traditional powerboats were up 14 percent from a year…more

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