The super-rich of the Middle East are out shopping for superyachts and private jets despite the turbulent global economy with number of exhibitors and attendees at the Dubai International Boat Show and Abu Dhabi Air Expo both strong in 2013.
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 27th Annual Palm Beach International Boat Show, March 22 - 25, 2012, is one of the top ten boat shows in the country - featuring more than $350 million worth of boats, yachts and accessories from the world’s leading marine manufacturers. It is truly an International Show. The event includes hundreds of Boats from 8 foot inflatables, power boats, fishing boats, center consoles, bow riders, personal watercraft to superyachts over 150’.
Now on its ninth year, PIMEX is an established and successful event in the marine and leisure calendar. As the 2011 edition showed, the show is well attended by luxury brands and individuals keen to buy. Over 6,000 individuals were involved and USD$20 million of product was sold. Like its location, PIMEX is a relaxed event where participants celebrate the boating, leisure and luxury lifestyle in an ideal tropical destination. The show is more than boats on display but also an opportunity to see the latest luxury cars, properties and engage in some Phuket hospitality. Those interested in exhibiting at PIMEX 2012 can contact the show organisers to book space both in the exhibition hall and the marina. See you at PIMEX 29th March to 1st April 2012.
The Miami Boat Show commenced on thursday 16th February and the feedback on the state of the marine industry has been very positive ! The Show was opened with an address to maritime industry professional at the 'State of the Industry Breakfast' where performance graphs and figures were presented to analysis the current trends in the industry. Several awards were presented including recognition to Ed Mckiernan and Ralph Lambrecht for NMMA Innovation Award. Beneteau also received an award for it's 'Toucan Touch' mobile software system.
The Düsseldorf Boat Show provided the opportunity for Drettmann Yachts to present their two new superyacht lines developed since their integration into the Drettmann-Sunrise Group. Both concepts are designed by Focus Yacht Design. The Drettmann Motor Yachts (DMY) are elegant superyachts with contemporary design and details in vogue like sliding doors on the sides coupled to retractable balconies, a […]