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  • Taiwan boat show entrance

    Taiwan Boat Show update


    Discussions ongoing over new dates for Taiwan International Boat Show

  • Horizon City Marina

    Horizon City Marina receives CMO certification


    Facility becomes Taiwan’s first MIA-accredited marina five years after earning Gold Anchor endorsement

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    Horizon wins Taiwan Excellence Award


    Tri-deck FD92 is 13th Horizon design to win coveted Taiwanese manufacturing honour

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    Taiwan showcases its capabilities at FLIBS


    Monte Fino Yachts, Horizon, Dyna Tailor-Made and Jade Yachts among exhibitors

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    Horizon Yachts completes $15m yard expansion

    2021-08-16T10:56:00Z IBI , by Craig Ritchie

    Two-year project to deliver improved operational efficiencies and grow overall production capacity for Taiwanese yacht builder

  • Ocean Alexander Factory Interior

    Ocean Alexander set to embark on second phase of Taiwan plant expansion

    2021-08-13T09:09:00Z IBI , by Craig Ritchie

    Following a complete factory refurbishment and the construction of a 200,000ft2 fibreglass fabrication centre, yacht builder set to break ground on a new paint facility in early 2022

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    APSA webinar puts focus on East Asia market, including plans to develop Hainan as a yachting centre

    2021-01-19T16:28:00Z IBI , by Mike Derrett

    Mike Simpson of Hong Kong-based Simpson Marine The Asia Pacific Superyacht Association (APSA) webinar series ‘Grand Tour 2021’ held its second presentation of the three-part series today by exploring East Asia, with expert panelists Nigel Beatty (SYL Japan), Captain Paul Brackley (Central Yachts) and Mike Simpson (Simpson ...

  • Fleming 85-2

    Fleming Yachts launches new flagship


    US-headquartered Fleming Yachts has launched a new flagship model, the Fleming 85, which see the brand’s entry into the lower end of the superyacht market.

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    Taiwan adds automatic ID requirement for yachts over 12m

    2020-11-10T15:15:00Z IBI , by Tony Esposito

    Taiwan’s Ministry of Transportation and Communications will begin this week enforcing amendments to its Regulations Governing the Management of Yachts aimed at improving overall safety of the growing yacht fleet plying the waters of the China Sea. Chief among the changes is a requirement that yacht rental firms and ...

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    Asia Boating Dialogue continues tomorrow, registration still open


    The second session of the Asian Boating Dialogue (ABD), supported by IBI , starts on Tuesday 29th September at 08:00 UTC with registration still open for the online event. It will be live streamed.

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    Horizon launches first tri-deck in Fast Displacement range


    Taiwan-based Horizon Yachts has launched the first tri-deck in its Fast Displacement (FD) range of high-performance motoryachts. The new version is based on the FD92 and features an interior pilothouse and open flybridge.

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    Market Overview | Taiwan

    2020-08-19T21:25:00Z IBI

    Taiwan got to grips with the Covid breakout better than any other country, but it’s legion of local builders may yet bear the brunt of the pandemic as it continues to ravage crucial export markets

  • Johnson shipyard

    Johnson Yachts launches virtual tours of new yacht models


    Taiwanese yacht builder Johnson Yachts has embraced digital technology as a means of selling yachts as travel restrictions persist worldwide, with the launch of a series of new virtual tours of its products, including its new Johnson 115 flagship.

  • Horizon CC98-under construction

    Horizon CC98 in build for repeat Australian owner


    Taiwanese boatbuilder Horizon Yachts is building its fourth Horizon yacht for a repeat client. The Horizon Custom Collection (CC) 98 is for an Australian owner whose three other yachts were a Horizon CC80, an E84 and

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    Horizon launches first FD102 superyacht for US client


    Taiwanese boatbuilder Horizon Yachts has launched its first FD102 superyacht for American owners. Hull No 2 of the 32m fast-displacement vessel is on schedule to arrive in Ft Lauderdale in June and will make its debut at the 2020 Ft Lauderdale International Boat Show in late October.

  • HYLAS60

    Hylas Yachts expands presence in performance cruiser market


    The Taiwanese-headquartered sailing yacht brand, Hylas Yachts, has strengthened its presence in the performance cruiser market with the launch of its new Hylas 60 model. In terms of design, the Hylas 60 brings together international input from German Frers for the exterior styling and construction design with an interior layout ...

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    Ocean Alexander COVID-19 Update


    Florida-based Merritt Island Boat Works, which builds Ocean Alexander Yachts, reduces work force and production

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    New dates announced for Taiwan show


    The 2020 Taiwan International Boat Show (TIBS), originally scheduled for March 12-15 at the Kaohsiung Exhibition Center and Kha Shing Pier 22, has been postponed to March 10-13, 2022. The show is held every two years and will be celebrating its fourth edition.

  • 1st Taiwan International Boat Show

    Taiwan show postponed


    As the full effects of the coronavirus becomes apparent, another boat show due to be held in South East Asia has been postponed. The organisers of Taiwan International Boat Show (TIBS), which would have been held from 12-15 March in Kaohsiung, have announced that it has been postponed and that ...

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    Taiwan show organiser responds to Coronavirus outbreak


    The Taiwanese government and the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), which promotes the Taiwan International Boat Show, have responded to concerns about the Coronavirus outbreak.