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    Thailand’s Bakri Cono Shipyard to expand

    2020-07-07T09:33:00Z IBI , by Dag Pike

    The PMG marine complex in Rayong, Thailand One of the larger privately-owned shipyards in Southeast Asia has announced plans for a dramatic increase in the size of its facilities to cope with increasing demand. Philippe Guenat, owner of Bakri Cono Shipyard, has announced plans to ...

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    Bali Catamarans names official Asian dealer


    Asiamarine, a Hong Kong-based yacht services specialist, has been made the official dealer of Bali Catamarans in Hong Kong, Macau, Thailand and Vietnam.

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    New Thai tourism initiatives to boost boating?


    The Thailand Yacht Show, set to take place in January 2021, is plotting the same course as the Thai government’s new tourism initiatives. According to Andy Treadwell, CEO of Thailand Yacht Show organiser Verventia, the Thai government’s plans to rebrand tourism in the post-coronavirus era, with an emphasis on quality ...

  • Australia Thailand Rendezvous 2020

    1st Australia Thailand Rendezvous a success


    The inaugural Australia Thailand Rendezvous, sponsored by Benetti Yachts, took place at Phuket Yacht Haven Marina in Thailand last week. Organised by Superyacht Australia, the event attracted 14 vessels with captains and crew and provided an update on what is happening in the Australian superyacht industry along with the benefits ...

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    Nuova Jolly appoints exclusive Indonesian dealer


    Nuova Jolly, the Italian inflatables specialist, has chosen Yacht Sourcing to serve as its exclusive dealer in Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore.

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    5th Thailand Yacht Show achieves strong results


    The fifth edition of the Thailand Yacht Show was held at Royal Phuket Marina from January 9-12 with a wide range of yachts, marine equipment and lifestyle products on display. Now firmly established as a consumer boat show in Thailand, the event is well-supported by key regional distributors including Asia ...

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    Fairline expands Asian dealer network with Simpson Marine


    Hong Kong-based yacht sales and brokerage firm Simpson Marine has extended its Fairline Yachts dealership into North and South East Asia.

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    Industry rallies behind 1st Thailand Charter Week


    The first Thailand Charter Week is producing strong interest from regional and international companies in the charter and marine tourism sector. The show is anticipated to have a successful first edition at the Phuket Yacht Haven venue, with 22 yachts confirmed so far.

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    Pattaya show expected to boost tourism numbers in Thailand


    The 8th edition of the Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show, located at the Ocean Marina venue in Pattaya on Thailand’s east coast, is scheduled to take place from November 21 this year. According to the show organisers, Ocean Property Co, the event is expected to give the Thai marine tourism ...

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    C&N Asia expands sales team


    Camper Nicholsons Asia has announced Sebastien Bernard has joined the Phuket office as a sales broker.

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    Thailand boosts tourism industry to help combat economic woes


    Thailand’s economy is experiencing hard times due to the US-China trade sanctions, a drought and a bull market for the Baht. In response, the government has launched a Baht316bn (US$10.3bn) stimulus package specifically focused on tourism and agriculture. Expanding marine tourism is a key element of Thailand’s tourism industry development ...


    Asia’s first international charter show to be held in November


    The Thai Yachting Business Association (TYBA) has announced that the first Thailand Charter Week will be held at Phuket Yacht Haven Thailand from November 16-21, 2019.

  • Xavier Fabre (left), Yacht Sourcing’s co-founder and Director of Sales, with Nicolas Monges (right), General Manager of Yacht Sourcing Thailand

    Yacht Sourcing targets Thai market with new appointment


    Yacht Sourcing, a full-service yacht provider based in Indonesia, has appointed Nicolas Monges as its general manager in Thailand.

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    TecnoRib strengthens Mediterranean and Far East presence


    TecnoRib, the official licensee of the Pirelli and P. for Speedboats brands, has strengthened its presence in the Med and Far East markets with the appointment of two new dealers – ARY in Montenegro and Infinite Yachts Asia in Thailand.

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    Thailand achieves new record for superyacht visits


    The strong commitment to growing marine tourism pursued by the Thai government is gaining momentum – although, as always, there is more to do. The latest success indicator is a record number of superyacht visits to Phuket the main yachting centre in the countries.

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    OCEA Yachts appoints Thai agent


    French boatbuilder OCEA Yachts has chosen Infinite Yachts Asia to represent the company on the Thai market.

  • More than 6,500 people attended this year’s Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show

    Strong sales recorded at 7th Pattaya show


    Exhibitors generated around 100m baht in sales at this year’s Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show

  • The 7th Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show opens its doors on November 29

    7th Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show approaches


    A multibillion baht line-up of power and sail boats for sale and charter will be on display next week at the 7th Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show in Pattaya, Thailand. Almost 30 global and local boat brands will be represented, ranging from dinghies, trailer boats and speedboats, to larger luxury ...