Boat Builder Awards 2019 – sponsors quick to sign up for signature event


Raymarine commits to two-year headline sponsorship deal

USA Pavilion

First USA Pavilion to appear at Sydney show


The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) is bringing its USA Pavilion concept from the METSTRADE Show to the Sydney International Boat Show in August, but opening participation to boatbuilders as well as boat component manufacturers.

The crowd turnout at VIBS 2019 was strong

Vancouver show attendance better than expected


Despite unseasonably cold temperatures that brought high winds and a rare snowfall to the region, attendance at the 57th Vancouver International Boat Show (VIBS) slightly surpassed strong 2018 numbers, pleasing event organisers and exhibitors alike.

Miami breakfast briefing: US marine industry growth expected to slow


Outgoing NMMA president Thom Dammrich delivers keynote speech at start of 78th Miami International Boat Show

2019 Innovation Award winners announced


Judges select 18 winners and one honourable mention in 18 categories

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Large crowds gather for Miami show


Around 100,000 visitors from around the globe are expected to descend on South Florida today through Sunday for the Miami International Boat Show (MIBS), Miami Yacht Show and Super Yacht Miami, with nearly 2,000 boats and 1,000 exhibitors selling everything and anything to do with boating.

The 20th Montreal Boat and Water Sports Show attracted just over 20,000 people

Weather hampers Montreal show attendance


An unfortunately-timed winter storm that brought icy winds, temperatures in the -20C range and multiple road closures is being blamed for lower crowds at the 20th annual Montreal Boat and Water Sports Show, which was held from January 31 to February 3 at the Place Bonaventure exhibition complex.

An Anytec A30 was sold within the first few hours of the Gothenburg show

Solid sales at Gothenburg show


Exhibitors at the 60th Gothenburg Boat Show, which closed on Sunday after a 10-day run, have reported strong sales. In total, around 56,792 people visited the Swedish show (56,892 in 2018), which is seen as a barometer of the Nordic boat market.

VriThink Night Out has been running in Amsterdam for seven years

VriThink Night Out expands to Dubai


The popular VriThink presentation, held annually in November on the eve of the METSTRADE Show in Amsterdam, will also be staged at this year’s Dubai International Boat Show on the evening of Wednesday 27 February.


London Yacht Show relaunched as 'boutique' event offering slice of luxury in heart of the capital


More than 10 brands already onboard for new event that runs from May 8-12 at St Katharine Docks

9th YARE refit show returns to Viareggio


The ninth edition of YARE, the international aftersales and refit event dedicated to the superyacht sector, is returning to Viareggio next month for another four-day run.

Boot Dusseldorf

Italians shine in Düsseldorf, says UCINA


Italian marine firms reported a successful appearance at Boot Düsseldorf this year, with lots of new products displayed in the halls of the German exhibition centre during the show’s nine-day run.

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