Italian marine industry association UCINA has confirmed that overnight visitors berthed in the country's marina resorts are now subject to a reduced rate of 10% VAT, reports IBI Magazine.
The newest Caribbean marina, Blue Haven Resort and Marina in Turks and Caicos offers a world class destination that many fishing and cruising vessels have been waiting for… Somewhere new to explore yet not too far off the beaten path.
Surrounded on three sides by beautiful blue sea, it is no wonder that Italy is home to some of the most picturesque and luxurious marinas in the world.
International yacht owners now have improved customs facilities at the Vuda Marina and no longer have to go through the strenuous Customs exercise they usually experience at the Lautoka wharf in Fiji.
More than 80 percent of the world’s largest yachts are owned by Gulf nationals, with the Abu Dhabi royal family alone holding eight superyachts in the top 50, according to leading industry experts.
Set in one of the most picturesque riverside locations just South of Cowes, Island Harbour is a peaceful marina offering over 200 berths for annual moorings and visiting yachts, as well as many amenities including a licensed bar and restaurant, a shower block and a laundry room
The Pearl-Qatar in the Middle East offers unique destination with a Mediterranean feel, townhouses, apartments, 3 new marinas, 3 five star hotels and 2 million square feet of international retail, restaurants and entertainment. A superyacht, tourist and business destination.
The 53rd Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, shall commence on the 25th October untill the 29th, 2012 in Florida, the "Yachting Capital of the World". This years show promises to be bigger and better with show exhibits range from yacht builders and designers to exotic cars and brokerage yachts.
The Monaco yacht Show has now concluded for 2012 and the numbers are simply astonishing, the average length of the superyachts at the show was 46.70 meters with for 103 yacht brands exhibited. The most represented segment was the 40m - 50m range with 40 vessels on display, this supports the current industry analysis with current average superyacht length being 40.0m and 47.0 meters the average length of yachts under construction.
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