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    British Marine to support UK companies at smaller shows

    2019-11-21T09:57:00Z IBI , by David Robinson

    In the wake of the closure of the London Boat Show, British Marine, the UK trade body for the marine leisure and small commercial market, plans to launch a new initiative in 2020 that will provide a support package to encourage companies to exhibit at a number of small UK ...

  • METSTRADE Newsletter Thursday_21.11.19

    METSTRADE 2019 - Day 3


    News from the world’s largest marine trade show delivered direct to your inbox from IBI (International Boat Industry) Magazine

  • METSTRADE Newsletter Wednesday_20.11.19

    METSTRADE 2019 - Day 2


    News from the world’s largest marine trade show delivered direct to your inbox from IBI (International Boat Industry) Magazine

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    Biggest night yet under the stars for Boat Builder Awards


    In a dramatic black and gold themed night within the amphitheatre of Amsterdam’s National Maritime Museum, the Boat Builder Awards for Business Achievement, held in association with Raymarine, praised 36 shortlisted companies and named eight winners. More than 350 guests also honoured the Lifetime Achievement of Viking Yachts’ Bill and ...

  • METSTRADE Newsletter Wednesday_20.11.19

    METSTRADE 2019 – Day 1


    IBI is reporting live from this year’s METSTRADE Show in Amsterdam. METSTRADE is the world’s largest trade exhibition of equipment, materials and systems for the international leisure marine industry. It is organised by RAI Amsterdam in association with ICOMIA (International Council of Marine Industry Associations). Day 1 of ...

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    2019 DAME Award winners revealed


    Birgit Schnaase, chair of the DAME Awards jury, presented the 2019 DAME Awards today at the start of this year’s METSTRADE Show in Amsterdam. This year saw several Category Winners reach a closely debated final round to decide the overall DAME prize. The ultimate decision went to the U SAFE, ...

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    Make the most of METSTRADE with the Boat Builder Awards 2019


    Join the industry, and winners from around the world, at tomorrow night’s IBI-METSTRADE awards

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    Showtime with IBI


    With just a few days to go, IBI is gearing up to what promises to be the biggest and best METSTRADE yet – rest assured IBI has it covered

  • News

    Miami Innovation Award nominations open


    January 10 is the entry deadline for products to be nominated for the 2020 Miami International Boat Show (MIBS) Innovation Awards.

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    European boating lobby urges EU action on single market growth


    Europe’s boating sector lobby has marked its 10th anniversary with a plea to the EU to show leadership in the years ahead in boosting Europe’s single market, easing transatlantic trade frictions, encouraging innovation and reversing climate change.

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    Messe Frankfurt rebrands Cape Town show


    Messe Frankfurt has rebranded the Cape Town International Boat Show, which from next year will be known as Boatica Cape Town. Show organisers are aiming to bolster show attendance to over 10,000 on the back of a recently enlarged show footprint featuring more exhibitors, luxury yachts, and interactive activities.

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    Over 100 superyachts expected to visit Australia in 2020


    Following the promotion of Australia and the South Pacific region at the Monaco and Ft Lauderdale shows, Superyacht Australia is anticipating that over 100 superyachts will visit the country next year. The America’s Cup races being held in Auckland, New Zealand in 2021 is a factor in this increase. 

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    3rd International Superyacht Summit to be held in Dubai


    Under the patronage of Dubai Ports World subsidiary P O Marinas, the third edition of the International Superyacht Summit is to take place in Dubai next year from March 11-12.

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    UK SY tender manufacturer to present at Cornwall Marine Conference


    Henry Ward, the design director of Cockwells Modern Classic Boatbuilding in the UK, a leading bespoke superyacht tender builder based in Mylor, will make one of three presentations at the annual Cornwall Marine Conference. The event is being held on November 14 at the National Maritime Museum in ...

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    Party with the USA at METSTRADE


    The nearly 90 METSTRADE exhibitors from the US will host a reception on Day Two of the 2019 international trade conference in Amsterdam on 20 November.

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    No London Yacht Show until at least 2021


    There will be no London Yacht Show in 2020. This was confirmed to IBI by Andrew Williams, president, Maritime for Informa, the owner and organiser of the event following its takeover of the former London On-Water Show in 2018. Informa is also the owner and organiser of other leading ...

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    Maldives Marine Expo 2020 gets new dates, location


    Since it started in 2014, the annually-held Maldives Marine Expo (MME) has made consistent progress each year and this is planned to continue for the 6th edition in 2020 when it is hoped to find a new location that will allow the on-water show and the exhibitor stands to all ...

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    >> LAST CHANCE to get the hottest networking ticket in Amsterdam

    Browse photos and video highlights of the Boat Builder Awards for a glimpse of the proceedings at one of industry’s most prestigious events

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    Ticket to success


    Could buying a ticket to the 2019 Boat Builder Awards in association with Raymarine, transform your business?

  • News

    Entry deadline set for Minneapolis Boat Show Innovation Awards


    Exhibitors have until 20 December to submit entries for the 2020 Minneapolis Boat Show Innovation Awards. The awards will be presented during the Sneak Peek Evening on Wednesday 22 January in the show’s lifestyle feature booth.