The General Assembly, held by teleconference on 29 June 2022, appointed Mr. Moreland as the new President of IMMA. As President of the Unites States Motorcycle Manufacturers’ Association (USMMA), Vice President of Government Affairs at Harley Davidson Inc., and lifelong motorcycle enthusiast, Mr. Moreland brings in wide-ranging experience.
In May 2022, the WHO reported that more than half a billion COVID-19 cases have been officially confirmed and more than 6.2 million deaths were registered due to the infection. After two years of pandemic, the overall highest peak of new infections was in January this year. Since then, the number of new infections has been significantly declining in most regions of the world.
The resilience of the motorcycle industry was once again showcased at this year’s edition of EICMA, the Esposizione Internazionale Ciclo Motociclo Accessori. The 78th edition boasted numbers that take it back to pre-pandemic enthusiasm after a forced stop in 2020.