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    CNB sailing superyachts to be built at MCY’s Monfalcone plant


    Monte Carlo Yachts has announced that its Monfalcone production site in Italy, where the brand’s large motoryachts are built, is to take on production of the CNB Yachts brand’s monohull sailing superyachts from September 2019.

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    New Italian refit yard nears completion


    A new refit yard, Cantiere Rossini, located at Pesaro on Italy’s Adriatic coast, is nearing completion after three years’ work and a total investment of €25m.

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    Genoa show registration up 26%


    Registration for this year’s Genoa International Boat Show is up by 26% compared to the same time last year, according to Italian trade association UCINA, with more than 92% of the 951 exhibitors from the 2018 edition having already identified their display areas and products to be showcased.

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    Solaris Yachts launches new lobster-style yacht series


    Italy’s Solaris Yachts has launched a new series of motorcraft called SolarisPower in an initiative that sees Norberto Ferretti, former head of the Ferretti Group, return to the yacht-building market.

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    Italy’s Customs Agency clarifies procedure for visiting yachts


    UCINA talks continue as ‘verbal declaration’ agreed for beginning of temporary admission period for yachts visiting from outside EU

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    Tankoa Yachts' second 50m launch marks latest step in expansion


    Italian superyacht builder, Tankoa Yachts, is working through a carefully orchestrated growth plan. The launch of the second hull in its 50m series, named the Binta D’Or , marks the latest step in this plan which was first outlined at the Monaco Yacht Show last year.

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    Ferretti reports strong 2018 financials


    Italy’s Ferretti Group presented its 2018 financial results in Milan today, confirming its growth and financial solidity. Total profit after tax was up 29% to €31m compared to the previous year. The consolidated production value rose to €669m, growing by 7.5% compared to €623m in 2017. EBITDA stands at €53m ...

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    Gianneschi reports strong sales in Turkey


    Italian pumps and blowers specialist closes deals with several Turkish yards

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    Campania Yachting forms in Italy


    A new promotional campaign covering the Italian region of Campania and initially including three marinas has been established. Called ‘Campania Yachting’, the new project recently got underway with the signing of a deed of establishment of the Promoting Committee by Marina d’Arechi, Marina di Capri and Marina di Acciaroli.

  • The Ferretti Yachts 720 will make its debut this summer

    Ferretti Yachts 720 to have official debut this summer


    Italy’s Ferretti Yachts is to officially debut its latest creation, the Ferretti Yachts 720, this summer. The new project made a huge splash at the Cannes Yachting Festival 2018, when the first unit was sold off-plan.