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Simpson Marine reports ‘more pressure on inventory’

Simpson Marine reports ‘more pressure on inventory’

Full order books and busy shipyards are putting pressure on inventory in the Asian yachting market, according to Simpson Marine group marketing manager, Ewa Stachurska. “It is getting progressively more challenging, but there are still some good yachts for sale

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Market boom leaving inventory bare

Market boom leaving inventory bare

There is just not enough product to meet the demand for purchase. Now that’s a line you don’t hear very often – in any industry – but this is the reality facing the yachting world in 2021. Lack of inventory

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Y.CO launch new sustainability initiatives

Y.CO launch new sustainability initiatives

Superyacht company Y.CO has announced new initiatives focused on environmental protection and social equity across its business in time for World Ocean Day (8th June). The initiatives have seen the company partner with YachtAid Global, launch a carbon compensation programme,

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Cantieri reveals 24m Gentleman’s Yacht

Cantieri reveals 24m Gentleman’s Yacht

Cantieri Navali Codecasa is to begin building its first 24m vessel, the Gentleman’s Yacht. The yacht is an effort by the Italian yard to combine 1960’s style with modern, technologically advanced solutions with construction to begin imminently. Designed by Luca

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Azimut Yachts reveal flagship Grande Trideck

Azimut Yachts reveal flagship Grande Trideck

Via online press conference, Azimut Yachts has revealed its new flagship yacht and the company’s first triple, or trideck, vessel, the 38m (125.5ft) Azimut Grande Trideck. The builder also took the opportunity to showcase some new ways to reveal too.

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Crew and Crisis Management

Crew and Crisis Management

Finding talented crews to staff superyachts and answering the martini question were two topics raised at Superyacht Investor’s latest Town Hall online meeting by Tim Clarke, director of recruitment agency Quay Crew. “The biggest issue facing the yachting industry is

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Wave riding superyacht-style

Wave riding superyacht-style

Surfing is about riding the wave. But any surfer will tell you that you never know when that wave will come and when it does, make the most of it. That said, the yachting industry is still riding high on the

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Pantaenius: Capacity could be tested by hurricane season

Pantaenius: Capacity could be tested by hurricane season

The capacity of A rated yacht insurance could be tested if an Atlantic hurricane season similar to 2017’s was to happen again, Jane Smith, Pantaenius’ head of commercial partnerships told Superyacht Investor. In 2018 there was a major reduction in

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Debunking hydrogen designs

Debunking hydrogen designs

Hydrogen propulsion could well be the sustainable future of yachting, it’s certainly true for the commercial shipping segment, but the idea you can simply swap your combustion engine for a hydrogen equivalent and still enjoy your yacht exactly as was

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Buying boats with Bitcoin

Buying boats with Bitcoin

In 2013, two software engineers created a new coin called Dogecoin. The name, written in Comic Sans, and logo came from a picture (or meme) of a popular dog. The founders were making fun of the wild speculation that was

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