HH Sheikh Majid opens the 20th Dubai International Boat Show

The event attracts thousands of visitors, where 430 yachts and boats are on parade, valued at a staggering AED960m
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The 20th edition of the Dubai International Boat Show was opened yesterday by HH Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, marking the beginning of the Middle East’s most highly anticipated marine event, featuring an impressive number of global and regional premieres.
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The show features over 20 superyachts, 33 regional launches and 9 global premieres from some of the most prestigious names in the boating industry.
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This year, the largest and most successful event of its kind in the Middle East will see exhibitors from new countries such as Austria, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, Madagascar, Poland, and Tunisia.
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This year the Dubai International Boat Show hosts a record number of 11 Superyacht Builders Association (SYBAss) members, the most respected and exclusive superyacht association globally.
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This year, the largest and most successful event of its kind in the Middle East will see exhibitors from new countries such as Austria, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, Madagascar, Poland, and Tunisia.
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This year the Dubai International Boat Show hosts a record number of 11 Superyacht Builders Association (SYBAss) members, the most respected and exclusive superyacht association globally.
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As part of the 20th anniversary celebration, The World of Yachts Recognition Awards 2012 will take place alongside the Dubai International Boat Show.
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The show features over 20 superyachts, 33 regional launches and 9 global premieres from some of the most prestigious names in the boating industry.
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This year, the largest and most successful event of its kind in the Middle East will see exhibitors from new countries such as Austria, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, Madagascar, Poland, and Tunisia.
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Dubai International Boat Show 2012 runs from March 13 - 17, 2012 at the Dubai International Marine Club - Mina Seyahi and will open to trade visitors and the general public from 3:00pm – 9:30pm daily.
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The show features over 20 superyachts, 33 regional launches and 9 global premieres from some of the most prestigious names in the boating industry.
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Among those taking centre stage this year are Gulf Craft, a leading UAE-based manufacturer, unveiling a 135 foot superyacht at the show this year.
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Among those taking centre stage this year are Gulf Craft, a leading UAE-based manufacturer, unveiling a 135 foot superyacht at the show this year.
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Dubai International Boat Show 2012 runs from March 13 - 17, 2012 at the Dubai International Marine Club - Mina Seyahi and will open to trade visitors and the general public from 3:00pm – 9:30pm daily.
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The show features over 20 superyachts, 33 regional launches and 9 global premieres from some of the most prestigious names in the boating industry.
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Ras Al Khaima's Al Hamra Marina is one of the exhibitors which is showcasing German Yacht’s Chopin at this year's boat show.
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Following last year’s success, 2012 will see the return of the hugely popular Supercar Promenade where visitors will be able to get behind the wheel of some of the world’s fastest and most expensive cars – such as Bentley Continental Series 51, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, and Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé – all of which can be purchased at the show and driven off the site.
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Visitors can also enjoy the exclusive opportunity to see the world’s only Alpha Romeo of its kind.
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Following last year’s success, 2012 will see the return of the hugely popular Supercar Promenade where visitors will be able to get behind the wheel of some of the world’s fastest and most expensive cars – such as Bentley Continental Series 51, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, and Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé – all of which can be purchased at the show and driven off the site.
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Following last year’s success, 2012 will see the return of the hugely popular Supercar Promenade where visitors will be able to get behind the wheel of some of the world’s fastest and most expensive cars – such as Bentley Continental Series 51, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, and Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé – all of which can be purchased at the show and driven off the site.