US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross yesterday underlined his department’s support of the fishing and boating industries – and took a swipe at China over tariffs. Addressing the American Boating Congress in Washington D.C., he told delegates that he understood the importance of their business to the economy. He..
Fishing tackle has come into the sights of the Trump administration in the USA with most items of gear being subject to the next proposed round of tariffs.
Earlier this month the office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) released a list of imported Chinese products that, if imposed, would be subject to Section 301 tariffs of up to 25%.
The list covers essentially all products imported from China.. Read More
BUBBA, the US manufacturer of fishing knives and tools, has added landing nets to its portfolio of products. The lifestyle brand has introduced three models in the range: small (4' x 16"), medium (5.5' x 20") and large (6' x 24"), all with a 75lb rating. The net hoop..
RidgeMonkey, Solar Tackle, Alien Carp and Rigworx are among the new exhibitors at this year’s Carp In The Park event in Northamptonshire, UK. The return of international brands including Nash, Shimano, Wychwood, Prologic, Carp Spirit, Dynamite Baits and Avid means the weekend will again get good support from..
The dates have been announced for the 2020 series of Fly Fishing Shows that take place across the US at the start of each year. The dates are:
- Denver, Colorado: January 3-5
- Marlborough, Massachusetts: January 17-19
- Edison, New Jersey: January 24-26
- Atlanta, Georgia: January 31-February 1
- Lynnwood, Washington:..
The body that represents the fly fishing tackle trade in the US has called on the Trump administration to reach a trade agreement with China as quickly as possible. Ben Bulis, President of the American Fly Fishing Trade Association (AFFTA) has called the tariffs on goods from China..