He added: "We continue to invest heavily in research and development in order to be the first to bring revolutionary technology to the market. Japan Marine is an extremely strong distributing partner with an excellent track-record in the region. Now we have them on board, we have a real opportunity to increase our share in this rapidly increasing market."
Mohammed Al Mazouqi, Japan Marine CEO, said: "Simrad is a leader in the design and manufacture of world-class marine navigation and this appointment is a great honor for Japan Marine, reflecting the hard work and experience of the team."
Brian Crosse, Japan Marine Business Manager, said "Adding the Simrad range to our portfolio, which already includes Lowrance, allows us to offer the finest marine electronics solutions for all boat users, be it a fishing kayak or a super yacht."