The April/May issue of IBI magazine takes a look at the leisure marine market in France, Germany and Croatia. Also in this issue Mark Schwabero, the new man at the helm of Brunswick, and Enrico Chieffi of Nautor’s Swan reveal their growth plans. In addition, find inside the magazine the company profiles of French boatbuilder Beneteau Group and equipment manufcturer Lalizas.

REGULARS

Editor’s comment Simmering issues

Appointments New Volvo Ocean Race CEO

Data digest Germany

HEADLINES

Europe Swedish marine industry reports strong growth in 2015

Americas Rio marina opens

World Yamaha outlines three-year plan

MARKETS & REGIONS

Show review

TIBS 2016 The Taiwan International BOat Show retursn to Kaohsiung

Germany

Overview Standing strong

Equipment The trend for onboard comfort

Croatia

Overview Maximising potential

STRATEGY & FINANCE

Insider Mark Schwabero, Brunswick

Profile Beneteau Group

Insider Nautor’s Enrico Chieffi

Profile Lalizas

IBI TECHNICAL

Sector spotlight Thrusters

Sector spotlight Steering products

New products Underwater lights, marine sealants, software updates and more