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Largest-Ever Abu Dhabi International Boat Show Kicks Off with Record Participation

The Abu Dhabi International Boat Show has opened its fifth edition with a record-breaking participation of over 700 companies specializing in yacht and boat manufacturing, fishing equipment, and water sports. The event, held under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, witnessed a 30% increase in exhibiting companies compared to the previous edition. The number of participating countries rose to 50, with 10 nations making their debut appearance. The exhibition, covering 65,000 sqm, showcases a range of new yachts and boats being introduced for the first time in the Middle East.

The surge in participation in the Abu Dhabi International Boat Show underscores the growing importance of the marine and leisure industry in the region. It reflects a rising demand for luxury yachts, boats, and related water sports equipment. The event also highlights the UAE’s commitment to diversifying its economy and boosting tourism through niche sectors like marine leisure. The presence of international organizations focused on sustainability aligns with global trends towards more eco-conscious practices in the boating and maritime industry. Overall, the continued growth of this show signals a vibrant future for the marine sector in the UAE.

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