UK based, Michigan Marine Propulsion have announced they are expanding their distribution in Italy with the appointment of power specialist VTE Marine (company owned by VTE Srl manufacturer of Paguro generators) who will handle their Outboard and Sterndrive propeller ranges.


Michigan have been at the forefront of propeller design and manufacture since 1903 and are the only manufacture producing both inboard and outboard propellers in the current global market.

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Terry Hughes, Michigan’s Managing Director said “the time is right to expand our presence in Italy with the increased demand we are experiencing, the team at VTE Marine have a high level of technical expertise, this is evident from their years of manufacturing and distributing generator equipment. This new appointment will no doubt provide us with some exciting new business opportunities”.

Riccardo Snaidero CEO and Franco Faranda sales manager of VTE Marine, said “when we decided to create a distribution arm to our business portfolio, we looked at premium brands that would complement our existing products and customer base, therefore it’s an honour to distribute Michigan propellers, who are recognised globally for their quality, superior performance and extensive range coverage. We have every confidence this new partnership will be a success”.