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    Dometic appoints chief financial officer


    Stefan Fristedt joins the Swedish company on October 1

  • Washington

    Trump defends Chinese tariffs


    President Donald Trump continues sabre rattling on the trade war front, threatening more tariffs on China while defending the tariffs his administration has put into place globally, while the Chinese are allegedly avoiding tariffs on some goods by way of Vietnam.

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    Sunseeker names new CEO


    Andrea Frabetti takes over following resignation of Christian Marti

  • News

    Princess MD steps down


    Chris Gates, managing director of the UK’s Princess Yachts, has stepped down from his role after more than 30 years at the helm. Gates will transition to a role as special advisor to executive chairman Antony Sheriff.

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    New Zealand drops daily anchorage fee


    Auckland Council has dropped a proposed daily anchoring fee that would have seen superyachts and other foreign-flagged vessels of over 40m billed each time they anchored within Auckland’s navigable waters. Industry association NZ Marine worked closely with the Council to ensure the tax was dropped.

  • The Balance 482 will will be built under licence by newly-established Balance Catamarans Cape Town

    Balance Catamarans expands range


    Balance Catamarans has added yet another catamaran model to its expanded range, this time a scaled-down version of the Balance 526, the company announced on Monday.

  • News

    Polish investor launches 120-berth marina


    Polish developer PHN S.A. has launched a new marina in Gdynia with a berthing capacity for 120 craft.

  • Bastien Bonnet, VP of sales and marketing at Iguana Yachts

    Iguana Yachts names VP of sales and marketing


    Iguana Yachts, a French builder of amphibious boats, has named Bastien Bonnet as its new VP of sales and marketing.

  • North Sails founder Lowell North passed away last week at 89

    North Sails founder Lowell North dead at 89


    North Sails founder and Olympic gold medalist Lowell North passed away last week at the age of 89.

  • Missouri flag

    Calls for Missouri motorboat ban to be enforced four years after approval


    Horsepower limits and a complete motor ban approved for Missouri’s Ozark National Scenic Riverway have yet to be enacted