Good news for the italian nautical industry related to shipyards.
Italy is in the top 10 of the countries in the world with the higher number of shipyards and refit companies. In front of Italy there are only a few realities, like US, Turkey, Spain and France. This information come from The Superyacht Forum that provided an in-depth analysis on the state of the market as part of the Yare (Yachitng Aftersales & Refit Experience) programme organized by Navigo, network of innovation and development in the yachting sector.
There is a turnover of almost 6 billion euros last year and exports for approximately 3 billion euros, the highest ever.
It is certainly a golden moment that must drive us to think ahead and face the new global challenges, including the ecological transition.Yare is the ideal occasion to address these issues thanks to the presence of important companies operating globally in the superyacht segment and pursuing ways to improve their products and services. Vincenzo Poerio, President of Yare
In the range 30 – 45m, a + 1,209 units is expected in the decade 2020/2030; between 45 and 60m, an increase of 290 yachts. For fleet in the 60 – 90 range no substantial changes are expected: 151 yachts in the period 2011/2020 and 149 will be the ones between 2020/2030; for yachts over 90m they expect to go from 43 to 62 mega yachts. Totally, the difference will be 92 extra units.