Saudi International Boat Show Sells 70% of Yachts on Display

Saudi International Boat Show Sells 70% of Yachts on Display

The Saudi International Boat Show that was held from December 8 to 11, 2010 announced that it has sold over 70% of boats that were on display. The Saudi International Boat Show is the only international leisure marina and tourism festival in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, drawing in more than 30,000 visitors from around the world to the Al Furusya Marina & Yacht Club in Jeddah.

The four-day event featured 58 world class boats and yachts on display, as well as products from 135 boating brands from 19 countries. More than 70% of boats on display were sold during the yacht show. With the success of the show, more than 80% of companies have already booked their spot to appear in the 2011 Saudi International Boat Show.

His Highness Prince Abdullah bin Saud bin Mohammed bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Chairman of Al Ahlam Marine Tourism Group, Manager of the event, commented on the success of the event in a press release from the boat show: “The Saudi leisure marine market has always been eager for the best international industry products and services. In only its second year, the Saudi International Boat Show has proved itself to be the perfect arena for local companies to work with leading global leisure marine businesses and brands.”

Boat shows are an effective way for potential buyers to get valuable information about yachts they may be interested in purchasing. If you are looking for boats for sale, Atlantic Yacht and Ship is a yacht brokerage in Fort Lauderdale that has been serving the yacht community for over 50 years. A common participant at boat shows, the team of professionals at Atlantic Yacht and Ship are experienced in helping you find exactly the type of boat you are looking for. Take the stress out of buying a boat and browse through the yacht listings today!