Import and Export

  • Tariffs-US-China
    News

    Tariffs take toll on US firms

    2019-05-23T07:00:00Z

    How two very different boating companies are impacted in different ways by the Trump administration’s tariff on Chinese goods

  • Actisense wins big at this year's Business Excellence Awards
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    Actisense picks up Business Excellence Award

    2019-05-14T09:55:00Z

    Actisense, the UK-based marine electronics firm, has been named Best Import/Export Company at this year’s Business Excellence Awards held at the Telford International Centre last month.

  • Canada_US flags
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    Canada’s tariff concession just part of the plan

    2019-05-07T11:46:00Z

    The Canadian government’s lifting of retaliatory tariffs on boats manufactured in the US was welcomed and appreciated by both countries’ boating industries, but it was no accident according to one official involved in the process.

  • Washington
    News

    USMCA shows signs of faltering in US Congress

    2019-04-02T12:35:00Z

    The deal reached last year with the Trump Administration, Mexico and Canada to replace the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is showing signs of stalling in US Congress, according to The Washington Post .

  • Brexit flag
    News

    ICOMIA issues guidance on Brexit

    2019-03-19T12:24:00Z

    The International Council of Marine Industry Associations (ICOMIA) has published its latest set of guidance notes in the event of a ‘no deal’ Brexit.

  • The Oslo International Boat Show
    News

    Norwegian boat imports continue to grow

    2019-03-19T10:48:00Z

    The Norwegian market for pleasure boats is back with strong figures, according to trade organisation Norboat.

  • Washington
    News

    International trade continues to cause ‘concern’ in US marine industry

    2019-02-20T08:00:00Z

    The state of trade continues to be an “area of concern” for the US marine industry, which one representative says “remains in the crosshairs” of the tariff and trade war, but there are signs of optimism.

  • Poland's Wind & Water boat show
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    Polish yacht exports rise

    2018-12-10T14:31:00Z

    Polish boatbuilders have managed to increase yacht sales last year to 801 craft, up 17.3% compared with 2016.

  • Nanni N3.21
    News

    New Nanni importer for South America

    2018-11-29T09:00:00Z

    French engine manufacturer Nanni has signed a partnership with a new dealer in Latin America. Fibrecon Marine will cover Peru, Ecuador, Panama, Chile and Argentina.

  • News

    Exports help drive growth at Bob’s Machine Shop

    2018-11-22T08:58:00Z

    From a sleepy little company with a great reputation for quality products to a growing global concern, Bob’s Machine Shop has more than doubled in size over 15 years, and the export market helped fuel that growth.