Who Should Attend?

  • Commercial fishermen
  • Commercial vessel owners/operators
  • Passenger vessel owners/operators
  • Charter boat owner/operators
  • Shipyards, commercial boatbuilders, recreational boatbuilders
  • Engineers and architects
  • Captains, operators and owners of large charter and pleasure yachts
  • Seafood processors
  • Port officials and port engineers
  • Harbormasters
  • Marina operators
  • Marine surveyors
  • Military buyers and governmental officials
  • All others affiliated with the marine industry

Thinking about attending the 2014 show?

If you're thinking about attending the 2014 show, have a look at video of a past show from Maritime TV.

Previous Visitors said:

"I always learn something here. I just had two engines put in my boat and met with the company here to get some additional information. At this Show, you can get answers and stay on top of any potential problems." – Tom White, Jo Marine Charters

"I'm looking at seeing seafood processing equipment, marine electronics and what's new in the industry. I'm also here to see a lot of the people we work with all the time. Since PME has move to Quest Field Events Center, it's gotten better every year." – Dustin Phillips, Pacific Seafood

"We've bought five boats in the last year and we need to do a lot of maintenance on them. I'm here to talk with vendors and put together the best team. We were going to go to the WorkBoat Show in New Orleans, but we've found everything right here in our own backyard." – Dennis Cooley, Alaska Logistics

"We buy from a lot of the exhibitors here, so I come down every year. It's a great show and it's fun to see a lot of people I know." - Rick, tugboat owner

"Every year we come with a shopping list. This year we are looking for communications gear. We tell our friends: this is where the good stuff is – the commercial quality gear. We want products that are of good quality and that will last." - Chris and Lindy, yacht owners

"I'm from California and I come up every year because they have the best new products here. People need parts for their boats, they have got to buy them and this is the place to do that." - Sam, fisherman

"Being in the fishing industry, I come to Pacific Marine Expo to check out new products. It's the place to stay on top of what's going on." - Gilbert, fishing company

"PME is the place to meet with customers and co-workers in our industry. Phone meetings are OK, but there's nothing better than talking face-to-face." - John Lewis, Foss Maritime

Pacific Marine Expo is presented by National Fisherman and WorkBoat, the industry’s leading publications.