This year’s Düsseldorf boat show included 1,741 exhibitors from 57 countries, as some boatbuilders stepped up their presence in an effort to capitalize on the relatively strong economic region in a still-lagging European market.
Boot Düsseldorf is one of the world’s premier boat shows and it annually attracts 1,600 exhibitors from more than 50 nations. The show is held at Messe Düsseldorf, Germany, for a week at the end of January.
Bavaria Yacht’s Cruiser 46 was named European Yacht of the Year at Boot Düsseldorf 2015 and the Sport 450 made its world premiere.
The Numarine 60 Flybridge is making its world debut this week at the Jan. 17-25 Boot 2015, the Dusseldorf International Boat Show, and the builder said three have been sold.
Hanse Yachts AG said it sold more than 40 boats last month at the Düsseldorf International Boat Show.
Düsseldorf boat show organizers said attendance was higher this year and one industry official said the 45th edition of the winter show “gave a much-hoped-for boost to this industry.”
The Ferretti Group is presenting six models at the Düsseldorf Boat Show, which opened last weekend and continues through Sunday.
Boot in Düsseldorf, Germany, has been the Big Daddy of boat shows on the old continent. Despite a decline in attendance this year, there was good news. Veterans of the boat business cite two reasons for attending the Düsseldorf show — seeing old friends and finding new stuff. The 2013 show, which ran from Jan.…more
Hanseboot Ancora Boat Show organizers said 17,000 people attended the June 1-3 event in the Ancora Marina of Lübeck Bay in Neustadt in Holstein, Germany. Programs that included information sessions, hands-on instruction and equipment testing added value to Germany’s largest in-water boat show. “The Hanseboot Ancora Boat Show provides an important function for the whole…more
About 1,600 exhibitors from more than 50 countries will be at the 43rd annual boot Düsseldorf, set for Jan. 21-29 at the fairgrounds in Düsseldorf, Germany. The show takes up 17 exhibit halls and features everything from fishing rods to luxury yachts. “The international yachting and watersports industry places great trust in boot as the…more
It was Oscar time at the Düsseldorf Boat Show. Four hundred invited guests, among them Jessica Watson, who last year became the youngest person to sail non-stop around the world, attended the awards ceremony last Friday of the 2011 European Yacht of the Year contest. After several years of focusing on volume and comfort below…more