New marine products search engine

A new nautical products search tool called NautSource will reportedly make searching for boating products easier. NautSource is a service by Home Port Marine Marketing in association with Google. It uses Google search technology to query the NautSource database.

From the press release:

“With more than 2,000 manufacturer, distributor and retailer web sites already in the NautSource database and Google’s leading search engine technology, we’ve developed a simple, very user-friendly way for the marine industry and boaters to quickly find just about any boating product,” said David Pilvelait, COO of Home Port Marine Marketing.

Product manufacturers, distributors and retailers can get a free listing for their web site in the NautSource database by sending an email to

Trade and consumer visitors to can sign up to receive monthly New Product Alerts by email. Boaters can also participate in a unique monthly survey that will help the industry track purchases of equipment and accessories.

By Ocean Navigator