Stand Up and Take Action!
The recent announcement by President Trump to impose a worldwide tariff on steel and aluminum imports will have negative consequences on the recreational boating industry. Not only is this proposed tariff poised to ignite a trade war, the 10% tariff on aluminum would be in addition to the Department of Commerce's investigation into dumping of Chinese common alloy sheet aluminum, which is likely to result in a 56% anti-dumping and 40% countervailing duty.
Boating MattersBoating United is a community of boating businesses, enthusiasts and supporters. Together we shape policy that affects our industry and our interests.
The recreational boating industry supports jobs, economic development and recreational activities for millions of Americans. We're not just weekend boaters; we're employers, manufacturers, taxpayers and citizens who make a difference in all 50 states. Our industry has legislative and regulatory issues that are important. Issues that affect a uniquely domestic industry that reaches millions of businesses, community members and voters.
We can't be ignored by policymakers.
That's why we unite as an industry and let our collective voice be heard in Washington and around the country. To show lawmakers that boating matters.