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Days full of entertainment, attractions, adrenaline-loaded watersports, and unforgettable spectacular evenings took place last October 16 – 19, 2019. This exclusive event attracted the participation of 284 local, regional, and international companies and brands. It was a unique opportunity for boat and yacht manufacturers to present the latest products and services, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Nahyan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the Board of Trustees Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable
and Humanitarian Foundation and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Sports Council. The 2019 edition recorded a 29% increase in exhibition space, and a 5% increase in the number of exhibitors. Khalifa Al Qubaisi said: “The Abu Dhabi International Boat Show is held in line with ADNEC’s efforts to reinforce Abu Dhabi’s position as a leading destination in business tourism through organizing and hosting various local, regional, and international exhibitions, conferences, and specialized events.
For his part, Saeed Al Mansouri said: “ADIBS 2019 will provide an unprecedented opportunity for local, regional and international exhibitors to showcase the latest offerings and trends in the latest yachts, leisure marine and fishing equipment industries. The upcoming edition will witness a remarkable growth in terms of total exhibition space from 31,000 square meters in 2018 to 40,000 square meters this year, representing a 29% increase. The event will also draw the participation of 284 companies and exhibitors, compared to 270 in 2018, registering a 5% growth.” In fact, national companies represented 48% of exhibitors, and it was a unique opportunity for luxury boat and yacht manufacturers to showcase their latest products to an international audience, stakeholders and sector professionals. This global business event is ready to return October 14-17, 2020.