Coast Guard hosting security summit - Trade Only Today

Coast Guard hosting security summit

Author:
Publish date:

The Coast Guard will host the Northeastern Small Vessel Security Summit from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy in Buzzards Bay, Mass.

The conference is free and open to all small vessel stakeholders.

At the conference, attendees will discuss how to reduce risks and threats to smaller vessels on the water and communicate security concerns in ports and along waterways in the Northeast.

Representatives from the Coast Guard and the Homeland Security Institute are scheduled to give presentations.

Related

Canada’s tariff time bomb?

The Canadian government is under pressure this week to agree to a revised NAFTA. If it doesn’t happen, the tariffs on U.S. boats will stay in place and continue to damage the boating industry on both sides of the border.