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The Superyachts.com team are proud to announce their appointment as the official media partners of the 2014 Hainan Rendez-Vous, the biggest superyacht, aviation and luxury show China has ever seen.
Moonen Shipyards in the Netherlands has a new majority shareholder who has committed to invest in the long-term future of this leading superyacht builder. The takeover was completed in October and ensures long-term financial security both for the yard and for clients of new and existing build and refit projects.
The significant increase in the number of Chinese high net worth (HNW) individuals over the last five years is leading the expanding population of wealthy elite to new levels, driven by the slow stabilization of economic growth.
The Monaco Yacht Show, held in September this year, was a resounding success. Positivity and confidence had returned to the industry and, with an extensive fleet of over 100 stunning superyachts on display and more at anchor, it was hard not to see the 24th show as a milestone event for the superyacht community.
The 54th Fort Lauderdale Boat Show acted as the perfect platform to portray the American market re-emergence in 2014; however, another subtle sign of the times sat on display with the globally respected yacht builders Lurssen Yachts in the form of a virtual reality machine.