Jan 30, 2019
Boot, the international pleasure marine show, turned 50 this year and it celebrated the event in great style in Dusseldorf, Germany. Almost 2000 exhibitors are filling 16 halls, with more than 1500 boats on stage. Boot has never been so big, and the organizers expect to set records for participation.
All this enthusiasm is a direct consequence of the good state of the yachting industry and the positive results of 2018. Most of the boat builders had strong results, increasing revenues and deliveries.
The trend is set to continue in 2019, with expectations to match or >Read more
Jan 18, 2019
Analysts from Power Systems Research (PSR) will be attending three major boat shows in coming weeks to gather information on global marine markets, boats and equipment.
Two shows are in Miami, Fla.,-- the Miami International Boat Show, and the Miami Yacht Show-- and the third, Boot 2019, will be held in Dusseldorf, Germany. The Miami shows run concurrently, Feb. 14-18, and Boot 2019 runs Jan. 19-27.
PSR analysts will be collecting information for PSR's proprietary database, >Read more
Oct 8, 2018
This article has been reprinted from the September issue of PowerTALK, the monthly report of news and analysis produced by Power Systems Research.
The Cannes Yachting Festival September 2018--The 41st edition of the Cannes Yachting Festival--the largest in-water European boat show, was held Sept. 11-16. Six days of the show were not long enough for more than 50,000 visitors coming from all over the world to see the 638 boats built in France and abroad (58%).
Displayed were >Read more
May 18, 2018
TOKYO--The Sea Japan 2018 Show (officially, the International Maritime Exhibition and Conference) held at the Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Center here April 11-13 drew record numbers of attendees and exhibitors, according to the show organizer, UBM Japan Co. Ltd. An estimated 21,000 attendees and 580 exhibors were expected at the show, officials said prior to the event. Official figures are not available at this time.
Here are some of the highlights of the show:
- Many exhibit items emphasized and addressed environmental measures.
- There were more exhibitors from >Read more
May 11, 2018
The expanded and updated MarineLink™ proprietary database of global boat builders developed by Power Systems Research is ready for distribution.
MarineLink™ now contains data on more than 400 boat builders and marine OEMs in Europe, Eastern Europe, Russia, and North America. It covers the power range from smallest sail drive at 10 kW to super yachts up to 10 MW.
Launched in 1990, MarineLink™ originally included information on all types of European pleasure boats powered with an inboard, sterndrive or sail drive diesel engine (motor boats and yachts, sports cruisers, >Read more