6 March 2015
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IMPA ACT maps out trends for the supply chain

IMPA ACT has identified three key trends that the maritime supply chain should be aware of for 2015, which could prove constructive for superyacht industry suppliers.

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AkzoNobel restructure results in minor growth

Following a reorganisation of the performance coatings segment of AkzoNobel in Q3 of 2014, the paint manufacturer’s just-released figures for 2014 confirm small growth in the division.

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Asking prices are 'unorthodox' and 'atypical'

SuperyachtNews.com has been contacted by Miguel Ángel Serra Guasch, of Garrigues, with information that a Bealric tribunal has dismissed the methodology of using asking prices to calculate a second-hand yacht's value. This had been used to establishing how much matriculation tax private run vessels should pay.

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Looking at ways to stay afloat

Floating Life has staged its first Captains Meeting, in Como, where masters under its management discussed the potential pitfalls of MLC and fiscal inconsistencies ahead of the summer season.

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New marina in Cyprus receives investment

Reports of a 220-million-euro investment in the construction of a superyacht marina in Ayia Napa have been confirmed, increasing the appeal of the benefits that long-term berthing in Cyprus has to offer.

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Heesen delivers M/Y 'Asya' More

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'Umbra' refit completed'Umbra' refit completed

Auckland’s Diverse Projects have completed the extensive refit on 'Umbra', with a specialist management company. More

‘American market looks to 60m+ range’ says Tom Fleming of Moran Yacht & Ship‘American market looks to 60m+ range’ says Tom Fleming of Moran Yacht & Ship

Responsible for the only sale completed this week, Tom Fleming of Moran Yacht & Ship shares insight into the market following a quiet news week. More

Final call...Final call...

The discounted offer on The Superyacht Intelligence Annual Report has now ended... More

Zytexx removal breakthroughZytexx removal breakthrough

According to coatings manufacturer, Zytexx Marine ceramic yacht coatings can now be removed easily and cost-efficiently with the application of its removal gel PG7100. Will the introduction of this product to the market make traditional polymer coatings a thing of the past? More

Ocean Time Marine launches new SMS softwareOcean Time Marine launches new SMS software

Ocean Time Marine has launched interactive SMS software that allows yacht crews to take responsibility for their own wellbeing. More

Superyacht Index - Latest Press Releases

Extex embraces the Sense trend for Autumn Winter 2015/16

Thinking ahead to the Autumn Winter of this year, selected fabrics from the Extex Mull and Fauna collection perfectly embody the Sense trend, one of the key trends for the latter part of 2015/16. From sumptuous Fauna Squirrel to pastel Mull Pistachio, Ext More

Senior appointment for superyacht specialists Dominion Marine

Dominion Marine Corporate Services, part of the ICM Group of companies based on the Isle of Man, has announced the promotion of senior manager Simon Roberts to the position of Head of Yachting Services for the Group. Chris Allix, founder and director of More

Favourable winds for the 2015 Palma Superyacht Show

A short spring break in the Mediterranean is always a good idea and, when the destination is Palma de Mallorca, it can be magical. The month of May heralds the beginning of the yachting season in the area and the Palma Superyacht Show, with its optimum ti More

New Courses From The Maritime Skills Academy

The Maritime Skills Academy, Viking Recruitment's new training department brings HELM (Management Level) to their ever increasing portfolio of courses. The team at the Dover headquarters are excited to bring a variation of courses to the yacht industry. s More

Barrett Wright appointed president of Hill Robinson US Office

Hill Robinson Yacht Management is pleased to announce the appointment of Barrett Wright as President of the US office in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Barrett has been a strong contributor to the US office and her knowledge and familiarity with the Hill Robinson More

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