The Group kicks off 2020 with important accolades in China for Ferretti Yachts and Riva,
confirming, once again, its position as leader in luxury yachting in Asia.
7th February 2020 – Ferretti Group starts the new year with five glittering trophies, a symbol of the great success of the Ferretti Yachts and Riva brands in the Asian market.
Ferretti Yachts 720 and Riva 90’ Argo triumphed at the Oceanway China Yacht Annual Awards, winning the “Innovation Yacht Award” and “Best Motor Yacht over 80ft”, respectively. The gala evening, organised by the Asian yachting magazine Oceanway, was held on 3 January in Shenzhen, China, attended by over 200 renowned industry experts.
The Robb Report China “Best of the Best” award, presented on 27 December to the Riva 50 Metri in the “Yacht of the Year 2019” category, closed a year characterised by many successes, opening the door to a promising 2020. This award, promoted by the Chinese edition of the exclusive lifestyle magazine, proponent of the finest in international luxury, selects and identifies the best products every year in 12 different categories of the luxury sector.
These exciting new achievements go hand in hand with two important acknowledgements. On 11 January, for the second year running, the prominent Chinese platform YAOK presented Ferretti Yachts with the “Best Commercial Performance of The Year in the Luxury Yacht Category” award during the eleventh edition of the YAOK Awards, a testament to the shipyard’s sales performance in Asia.
And lastly, for the seventh consecutive year, Ferretti Yachts received the award for “The Best Yacht Brand in 2020”, presented at the prize giving ceremony of the sixteenth edition of the Hurun Best of the Best Awards, held on 13 January in Shanghai. The award is the result of the Best of the Best Luxury Consumer Preference survey conducted by the renowned Chinese business and lifestyle magazine Hurun Report, which since 1999 has been ranking China’s wealthiest individuals. Conducted in twenty different cities and involving over four hundred leading personalities, the survey is an essential tool for finding out the most successful and popular brands and the consumption habits and lifestyle trends of the most influential Chinese citizens.
These successes herald yet another triumph for Ferretti Group, which once again is confirmed as sector leader in an increasingly competitive and strategic market such as Asia.