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  • Boat registrations up in September October 22, 2019
    Boat registrations were up more than 12 percent in the main categories year-over-year, and down 4.4 percent year-to-date. Overall registrations were up 12.8 percent year-over-year and down 2.8 percent year-to-date, according to preliminary data from 25 states, provided by Statistical Surveys, ...
    Reagan Haynes
  • Requests for tariff exclusions will be accepted starting Oct. 31 October 22, 2019
    The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative announced that on Oct. 31 it will start accepting tariff exclusion requests for Chinese products that are subject to an additional 15 percent tariff (Section 301 List 4A), which went into effect Sept. 1. Exclusion requests will be received through the ...
    Trade Only Today Editors
  • Polaris reports Q3 results October 22, 2019
    Polaris released its third quarter 2019 results showing sales of nearly $1.8 billion on a reported and adjusted basis, up 7 percent from reported and adjusted sales of almost $1.7 billion for third quarter 2018. Sales in the boat segment, however, were down 11 percent. The company reported third ...
    Trade Only Today Editors

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  • Mercury receives record donations for annual food drive October 22, 2019
    Mercury Marine’s annual “Fill the Boat to Cast Out Hunger” food drive to benefit the Fondy Food Pantry has raised close to $13,000 — a new record for food and cash donations. For a full week, Mercury employees in Fond du Lac participate in one of the most popular company events of the year. In 2019, Mercury employees […]
    Adam Quandt
  • Trump Administration announces Section 301 List 4A exclusion process October 22, 2019
    The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) recently announced that on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019 it will begin accepting tariff exclusion requests for Chinese products subject to an additional 15% tariff (Section 301 List 4A) that went into effect on Sep. 1, 2019. Exclusion requests will be received via USTR’s online exclusion request processing […]
    Adam Quandt
  • Minneapolis Boat Show seeking Innovation Award entries October 22, 2019
    The Progressive® Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show® Innovation Awards program is now accepting submissions. The program provides the opportunity for eligible exhibitors to enter new products into three product categories: aluminum fishing boats, fiberglass fishing boats and pontoon boats. Entrants to the 2020 program will not only have a chance to win a coveted Innovation Award, but will also boost […]
    Adam Quandt

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  • Fleming 58 yacht tour: The conoisseur’s choice for a long-range motor yacht October 22, 2019
    If you want to cruise far and wide in a boat that will keep going no matter what, the Fleming 58 is a great choice At the recent Southampton Boat Show, Nick took the chance to get on board a three-year-old Fleming 58 – it’s worth pointing out this boat’s age, because you wouldn’t notice […]
    Nick Burnham
  • Brig Eagle 8: 50-knot super RIB impresses in Guernsey test drive October 17, 2019
    BRIG isn’t just the best-selling RIB brand in Europe, it is also the largest RIB manufacturer in the world – not bad for a Ukrainian company that emerged 25 years ago from the ashes of a former Soviet fighter jet factory. So when it launches a new 8m model aimed squarely at the family leisure […]
    Hugo Andreae
  • Secondhand boat buyers’ guide: 4 of the best performance boats for sale October 17, 2019
    The term ‘high performance’ covers a multitude of sins – you could buy a Fletcher speedboat with a 200hp outboard and justifiably claim to own a high-performance boat. And there are superyachts that can crack on at a fair pace. However, for my four choices this month I’ve chosen boats that comfortably exceed 40 knots […]
    Nick Burnham