July 17, 2017

Doug PetersonDoug Peterson, a freethinking yacht designer who turned the offshore racing world on its head in the 1970s with breakthrough boats, and later contributed to the designs of two America’s Cup winners, died on June 26 in San Diego. He was 71.

Mr. Peterson was recently voted into the America’s Cup Hall of Fame. The Globe & Mail carried the story: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/more-sports/doug-peterson-was-an-innovator-who-shook-up-the-sailing-world/article35674256/

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RETALIATORY TARIFFS ON US-MADE BOATS HAVE BEEN REMOVED

 

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RETALIATORY TARIFFS ON US-MADE BOATS HAVE BEEN REMOVED

NMMA Canada and the Canadian Marine Trades Associations have been advised by the Government of Canada that effective April 30, 2019, all retaliatory tariffs on U.S. recreational boats entering Canada have been removed, marking the most positive development for our industry since this concerning issue first emerged.

The Canadian Marine Trade Associations have been advised that earlier this week, the Canadian government approved the "Order Amending the United States Surtax Order (Other Goods),"

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