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    Development of yachting in Russia hits stumbling block


    The development of yachting in Russia has hit a stumbling block after a recent decision by the St Petersburg authorities to turn down a project aimed at transforming the city into a centre for yachting in the Baltic. The decision follows concerns raised by the Russian Defense Ministry over the ...

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    US outboard wholesale shipments up in 2018


    Wholesale outboard shipments in the US were up 5.9% in 2018, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) Monthly Shipping Report.

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    US powerboat registrations up through November


    US powerboat registrations were up 4.4% in November on a rolling, 12-month year-over-year basis, with increases seen in all categories of boats.

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    South Florida marine economy continues to rise


    The recreational marine industry’s multi-billion-dollar economic impact on South Florida is growing across Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties, according to the Marine Industries Association of South Florida (MIASF), the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance and a new study com

  • Watersports boats led all categories in terms of unit sales, marking year-over-year gains of 9%-11%

    US boating industry marks seventh consecutive year of growth


    According to the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), 2018 marked the seventh consecutive year of growth for retail sales of new powerboats in the US. The American trade association announced a 4% year-over-year increase in unit sales of new powerboats to approximately 280,000 units, marking the highest total since 2007. ...

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    Spanish boat registration up 3.3% in 2018


    The number of boats registered for recreational use in Spain last year reached 5,545 units – a 3.3% increase over 2017 levels. Of this total, 4,037 boats were registered for private use (up 7.5% compared to 2017) and the rest were registered for charter purposes.

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    Italian boating industry up 9.5% in 2018


    Italian marine industry association UCINA provided preliminary figures for the sector in 2018 and presented its outlook for 2019 at its general assembly in Rome on Wednesday.

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    Polish yacht exports rise


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

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    Greece third in superyacht ownership league


    Two recent reports by Bloomberg and Knight Frank indicate that Greece is third in the league of global superyacht ownership for vessels over 40m (131ft) in length. Greece is also the fourth most popular destination for such sized yachts to visit.

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    US outboard shipments up through October


    US wholesale outboard engine shipments were up 6.7% year-to-date and year-over-year through October, according to the monthly shipping report compiled from a control group of National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) members.

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    US powerboat registrations up 4.6% in September

    2018-11-29T16:07:00Z IBI , by Arlene Sloan

    US registrations for new powerboats were up 4.6% in September on a rolling 12-month year-over-year basis (R12M YOY), according to preliminary data released today by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). Source: Discover Boating, NMMA The seemingly unending appetite for ski and wakeboard boats, pontoon ...

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    US dealership same-store sales decline in October


    Same-store marine dealer sales decreased by just over 5% in October, according to the latest report form CDK Global Recreation. The decrease follows a September gain of a mere 0.2%.

  • Aashim Mongia speaking in Athens, Greece

    New initiatives offer India’s leisure marine sector a more positive future


    India has always been looked upon as holding a sizeable recreational marine market potential, but somehow it has never made much progress. New initiatives under the current government could prove to be the catalyst that will change that.

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    Renewal of 'civil' fleet by Russian Ministry of Defence could provide boost to SY builders


    The planned renewal of its ’civil’ fleet - leisure boats of around 100ft used by senior commanders - could also provide opportunites for Western yards

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    US boating industry reports strong summer season


    Total US powerboat shipments for July were up 8% year-to-date and new powerboat registrations were up nearly 4% in August on a rolling 12-month year-over-year basis, according to data released by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA).

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    2017 US recreational boating stats released


    The final sections of the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s (NMMA) ‘2017 US Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract’ show a slight uptick in boat registrations for 2017 and healthy single-digit sales growth for the industry as a whole.

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    US powerboat registrations strong through Q2


    Sales of towboats, cruisers, freshwater fishing boats, yachts and PWCs were all up

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    US boat registrations up in 2017


    Boat sales are also up in the first six months of 2018

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    Beneteau confident in ‘strong vitality’ of Australian market


    13 models displayed and around 10 sales achieved at recent Sydney show

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    Mixed bag for Canadian boat sales through Q2 2018


    Retail sales up in most categories, led by tow boats and outboard-powered fibreglass runabouts