China

  • Vietnam and China flags
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    Vietnam and China: same yacht potential, different yacht approach

    2019-05-31T12:35:00Z

    In many ways, Vietnam and China mirror each other in stunning and rapid wealth creation, making both prime markets for high-end yacht sales, but the way each country’s government embraces big boats is having opposite effects.

  • Swan 90, White Lie racing - Credit Rolex - Carlo Borlenghi
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    Finnish builder expands presence in APAC region

    2019-05-29T07:00:00Z

    Nautor’s Swan of Finland has expanded its presence in the APAC region with the appointment of Shenzhen Hone Ocean Culture Communication Co Ltd as its new Chinese agent.

  • Tariffs-US-China
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    Tariffs take toll on US firms

    2019-05-23T07:00:00Z

    How two very different boating companies are impacted in different ways by the Trump administration’s tariff on Chinese goods

  • Mark Campion, CEO of Explorer Motor Yachts
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    Explorer Motor Yachts CEO dies

    2019-04-09T07:38:00Z

    Mark Campion, CEO of China-based Explorer Motor Yachts, passed away recently after a short illness.

  • Kara Yeung, HKCYIA executive director
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    Hong Kong to open first Superyacht Management Services Centre

    2019-03-25T10:25:00Z

    In a move which indicates China’s growing support for the leisure marine industry in Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Cruise Yacht Industry Association (HKCYIA) has reached a partnership agreement with China Merchants Industry Holdings Co Ltd for the establishment of Hong Kong’s first Superyacht Management Services Centre in ...

  • The Clipper Round The World Race
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    Clipper Race forges new partnerships and renews others

    2019-03-20T09:57:00Z

    With the joining of Zhuhai as a new host port for the 2019-20 Clipper Round The World Race, the event will now have three Chinese ports of call – the others being Sanya and Qingdao. The city of Zhuhai has signed up for an initial three-year sponsorship deal with Clipper. ...

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    US/China trade compromise nearing?

    2019-03-12T12:27:00Z

    A trade compromise between China and the US could be close

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    Polish builder expands to China

    2019-03-11T15:04:00Z

    As part of its international expansion, Polish catamaran-builder Sunreef Yachts has appointed Speedo Marine as its exclusive representative for China. The firm will manage Sunreef’s marketing and sales activities in the Chinese market, effective immediately.

  • CIBS 2018
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    Shanghai China International Boat Show 2019 preparing for new venue and date

    2018-12-14T13:41:00Z

    UBM Sinoexpo, the organisers of the China International Boat Show (CIBS), are expecting over 40,000 visitors to the relocated 2019 show which will be taking place from 20-23 June at a new venue – the National Exhibition and Convention Centre in Shanghai. More than 600 exhibitors are expected to be ...

  • Parsun Marine
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    Chinese outboard engine maker reports growth, secures UN supply contract

    2018-11-27T15:31:00Z

    Chinese outboard engine manufacturer Parsun has come quite a way since it became part of the Chinese, A-share listed public company Eastern Precision in 2015, of which it is now a fully owned subsidiary.