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.
Coronaviruas outbreak in tri-state area forces cancellation of Edison, NJ Expo; currently moving forward with other events.
Outdoor recreation accounts for 2.8 percent of Indiana’s GDP.
Stakeholders outline harmful AIS effects in various regions.
The trade association said that momentum is continuing into 2020.
Bill Watters, Joe Lewis and Carl Blackwell received the NMMA awards.
The government has proposed a 10 percent tax on boats that cost more than $100,000.
The association supports a plan that balances environmental protection and user access.
Most of the shows are reporting a slight decline in attendance.
Crestliner, Yar-Craft and Avalon were recognized.
He was presented with the award at the Toronto International Boat Show.