Maine Outdoor Brands (MOB) is an alliance of like-minded business leaders and entrepreneurs started in 2017 and has grown to more than 80 members. MOB represents an $8.2 billion outdoor recreation economy in Maine. While MITC and MOB partnered in the past at the Outdoor Retailer trade show in the US, OutDoor Europe in Friedrichshafen, Germany in June 2018 was our first collaboration at an overseas trade show.
Exploring New Potential Markets – Hancock Lumber
MITC’s Maine North Atlantic Development Office (MENADO) organized a 4-day business development itinerary in Greenland for Hancock Lumber to help the company understand Greenland’s supply chain and channels of distribution for building materials.
Fiber Materials, Inc. (FMI)
Fiber Materials, Inc. (FMI) designs, develops, and manufactures high temperature composite materials for air, land, sea, and space. While the core business is defense, FMI also plays a key role in the country’s space program.