All Croatia articles – Page 2

  • Marina Stores in Sibenik

    Marina Stores opens new Croatian megastore


    Greek retail chain Marina Stores, a Lalizas company, has opened a new megastore in Šibenik, Croatia.

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    European Overview: Bright spots amid the uncertainty


    The fallout of Covid-related lockdowns and safety protocols has had far-reaching impacts on Europe’s industry, but there are winners amid the upheaval.

  • Croatia

    Croatia: State of the Industry Briefing

    2020-08-15T17:16:00Z IBI

    IBI Editor Ed Slack speaks with Milan Sangulin, Director of the Biograd Boat Show which is scheduled to proceed 21-25 October, who details the situation in the country’s charter market – purported to be the world’s largest – as well demand for locally-built boats, and efforts underway to make the ...

  • 2019 Biograd Boat Show

    New dates announced for Biograd show


    The organisers of the 2020 Biograd Boat Show in southern Croatia have announced new dates for this year’s show, which will also now take place over five days instead of four.

  • Croatia marina in CVC deal

    Croatia’s open borders to kickstart yacht charter market?

    2020-05-21T15:21:00Z IBI , by David Robinson

    The opening of Croatia’s borders to allow EU citizens to visit without any quarantine restrictions is expected to trigger the restart of the yacht charter market, which has already started to pick up since the weekend. In particular, boat owners and visitors from Germany, Australia and Slovenia are anticipated ...

  • Lalizas Croatia

    Lalizas reports strong sales at Zagreb show


    Greek equipment firm says sales were up 60% compared to previous editions

  • Arcadia Yachts' A85

    Italian boatbuilder secures new Balkan brand representative


    Italian boatbuilder Arcadia Yachts has signed a deal to secure a new brand representative, Blu Yachts, as part of its efforts to expand to Croatia and Slovenia.

  • ACI-Rovinj

    ACI reports drop in profits for first nine months


    The Croatian state-owned marina operator ACI has reported a 14.6% drop in profits for the first nine months of 2019. The company, which operates a chain of 22 marinas, achieved a profit of Kuna 33.7m – a Kuna 5.7m or 14.6% weakening in profits for the period ended September 30, ...

  • 2019 Biograd Boat Show

    Record turnout for 21st Biograd Boat Show


    Perfect weather helped boost attendance levels at this year’s Biograd Boat Show, which ran from October 17-20 in Biograd, Croatia.

  • Dream Yacht Charter

    Croatian marine tourism sector remains strong through 2019


    Charter sector buoyant 

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    Biograd Boat Show expands to meet demand


    An extra exhibition hall has been added to accomodate new Croatian Charter Expo B2B event

  • Rovinj Marina in Istria

    Croatian marinas grow revenues in 2018


    Croatian marinas managed to increase revenues to HRK 857m (US$130m) in 2018, up 2.7% compared with a year earlier, according to the Marina Association of the Croatian Chamber of Economy (HGK).

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    ICOMIA/IFBSO Congress 2019 – Day 1 review


    The annual ICOMIA/IFBSO conference officially kicked off this morning in Split, Croatia following two days of technical committee meetings and marina tours. The three-day calendar of events, hosted by Croatian boating industry association (CBIA), opened with the Marine Industry Association experience-sharing session in which the 20 individual MIAs present reviewed ...

  • Swedish quality hardware for pleasure yachts, now also available in Lalizas Marina Stores in Croatia

    Rutgerson appoints Croatian dealer


    Swedish yacht equipment manufacturer Rutgerson has expanded its dealer network with the appointment of Lalizas Marina Stores as its new dealer of deck hardware in Croatia.

  • News

    Dogus sells stake in Croatian marina operator


    Turkey’s Dogus Group has decided to sell its 10.87% stake in Croatia’s leading marina opetator, ACI Marinas. The company’s shares were bought by three local pension funds – AZ mandatory category B pension fund, AZ Profit voluntary pension fund, and PBZ Croatia Osiguranje pension fund.

  • News

    Glendinning appoints Croatian distributor


    Glendinning Marine, a US manufacturer of shore power and water hose handling storage systems as well as electronic engine controls, has chosen STAL as its distributor for Croatia.

  • News

    Aquatic AV expands Croatian presence


    San Jose, California-based Aquatic AV, manufacturer of specialist waterproof AV equipment, has appointed Oktogon as its exclusive distributor in Croatia.

  • News

    Biograd show attracts record crowd


    The 2018 Biograd Boat Show in southern Croatia closed last Sunday with a record number of visitors, exhibitors and boats on display. Some 16,876 people attended the four-day event in Marina Kornati which, apart from Sunday morning, was blessed with blue skies and t-shirt weather.

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    2018 Biograd Boat Show to be bigger than ever


    The 2018 Biograd Boat Show (BBS) in southern Croatia is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, with more exhibitors than ever expected to take part.

  • Trident 550 Exterior motor yacht

    Abel Yachts chooses Dometic


    Abel Yachts has selected Frigo Marine, the Dometic Marine dealer in Croatia, to supply air-conditioning, engine room ventilation and sanitation equipment for installation on two of its new 550 Outer Reef Trident models.