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  • Aluminium boat production
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    Trump resumes trade war with Canada

    2020-08-07T13:40:00Z IBI , by Craig Ritchie

    It’s Déjà vu for the North American boat industry as US president Donald Trump announces a new 10% tariff on Canadian aluminium, while Canada vows to retaliate

  • Panel Discussion ASMEX 2019
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    ASMEX 2020 speakers announced

    2020-03-04T10:21:00Z

    The Australian International Marine Export Group (AIMEX) has announced the list of speakers the 10th annual Australian Superyacht, Marine Export Commercial Marine Industry (ASMEX) conference, which runs from May 18-20 in Sanctuary Cove, Queensland.

  • British Marine logo
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    UK marine exports outpace national average

    2020-02-12T11:42:00Z

    British Marine reports on latest industry figures

  • Finland
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    Finnboat reports thriving export market

    2020-02-10T06:15:00Z

    Finnboat, the Finnish marine industries association, has announced that its member companies generated nearly €600m in sales last year – a 10% increase over the previous 12-month period. Employment improved and exports are growing strongly.

  • Wind and Water show Poland 2018
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    Polish export strategy gains government support

    2020-01-22T13:13:00Z

    The Polish Chamber of Marine Industry and Water Sports (Polboat) confirmed a new export promotion package for 2020 and 2021 at a press conference during this week‘s Düsseldorf Boat Show.

  • US China flag
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    US, China sign ‘phase one’ trade deal to mixed reaction

    2020-01-16T14:10:00Z

    The agreement was signed on Wednesday

  • NMMA TC MOU
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    NMMA, Transport Canada reach MOU to streamline boat importation regulations

    2020-01-15T15:50:00Z

    The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Canadian government which will reduce paperwork for manufacturers exporting boats to Canada.

  • China at IBEX
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    China battles trade war with large contingent at IBEX

    2019-10-04T10:33:00Z

    Despite the ongoing trade war between the US and China, a large pavilion of 22 Chinese exhibitors from rope makers to hardware and outboard engine manufacturers were on hand for the International Boatbuilders’ Exhibition (IBEX) in Tampa, Florida this week.

  • NauticStar logo
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    NauticStar Boats receives NMMA Export Global Star

    2019-09-12T11:08:00Z

    The National Marine Manufacturers Association’s (NMMA) latest Global Star for Exporting recipient is NauticStar Boats.

  • 58ft Riviera Yacht
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    New Riviera importer for Germany and Benelux

    2019-09-03T07:00:00Z

    BestBoats, a Dutch broker of premium motoryachts, has become the importer of high-end Australian brands Riviera and Belize for Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg.

  • Container Ship Unloading
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    Trump blinks on new tariff threat

    2019-08-14T07:47:00Z

    US President Donald Trump has softened his position on a threat made earlier this month to levy a new 10% tariff on US$300bn worth of Chinese goods not already subject to existing tariffs.

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    Enterprise Florida creating jobs through export growth

    2019-08-12T10:02:00Z

    With only 4% of US companies exporting goods, state organisations like Enterprise Florida play an important role in helping businesses move into foreign markets with the goal of stimulating job growth through export growth. So, it’s no surprise that nine of the 13 US exhibitors at the Sydney International Boat ...

  • Rafting 2
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    Inflatable watercraft, paddles gain exemption from US tariff list

    2019-08-09T07:06:00Z

    The Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) has announced that certain inflatable boats, kayaks, canoes and paddles have been excluded from a list of Chinese imports subject to tariffs.

  • Sydney, Australia
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    US manufacturers hope to win over ‘Down Under’

    2019-08-02T08:43:00Z

    The 52nd edition of the Sydney International Boat Show (SIBS) opened on Thursday with the first-ever USA Pavilion – a block of 15 equipment, component and boat manufacturers exhibiting in a single location as part of the National Marine Manufactures’ Association (NMMA) Export Development Program.

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    Trump threatens additional 10% tariff on Chinese goods

    2019-08-02T08:00:00Z

    US President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday afternoon threatening to impose a new 10% tariff on an estimated US$300bn worth of goods imported into the US from China

  • Sydney boat show
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    USA Pavilion to debut at Sydney show

    2019-07-30T10:37:00Z

    The debut of the USA Pavilion at the Sydney International Boat Show (SIBS) is a sellout, with 13 exhibitors, companies and industry stakeholders, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), which organised the trade mission.

  • Galeon 650 Sky Deck in Poland-2
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    Polish boatbuilder reports increased exports

    2019-07-23T14:01:00Z

    Galeon, a prominent exhibitor at the recent Wind Water boat show in Poland, is reporting strong exports. The news comes not long after Galeon picked up a 2018 IBI-METSTRADE Boat Builder Award in the Innovative Onboard Design Solution category for its 640 Fly and 650 Skydeck models. ...

  • Bob's Machine Shop
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    NMMA honours Bob’s Machine Shop with Global Star export award

    2019-07-15T14:02:00Z

    Recognising members who exemplify export success through a demonstrated commitment to exporting, the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) in the US has named Bob’s Machine Shop as a 2019 Global Star export honoree.

  • News

    China Section 301 Tariffs list 3 exclusion process opens Sunday

    2019-06-26T13:31:00Z

    Web portal for submitting exclusion requests will open at mid-day on Sunday, 30 June,

  • Correct Craft Bill Yeargin
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    Yeargin: Tariffs hurting Floridians US$178m so far

    2019-06-20T13:34:00Z

    In his latest salvo against the Trump Administration’s tariff wars, Correct Craft president and CEO Bill Yeargin warns the President’s policies are hurting both his economic gains and the very people he is trying to help.