Ferretti Group is the exclusive shipyard participating at the most important import trade show in China
Shanghai, November 5th 2018 – From November 5th to 10th, Ferretti Group will exhibit the excellence, innovation and style of Made in Italy boating at the China International Import Expo, the first exhibition in China dedicated exclusively to products and services importation. Co-hosted by the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China and Shanghai's municipal government, the event aims to support market liberalization and economic globalization.
The Ferretti Group booth, the exclusive yacht manufacturer amongst the exhibitors invited to the show, is housed within the impressive 700 square meter booth of Weichai Group, one of the largest Chinese industrial groups worldwide and the majority shareholder of Ferretti Group.
Two magnificent models will be on display at the Shanghai National Exhibition & Convention Center which is expected to attract over 150,000 visitors: the Aquariva Super 33 and Ferretti Yachts 450, the latter representing the historic Group brand that celebrated its 50th anniversary this year.
The China International Import Expo is a marketplace of great prestige and a unique opportunity for visibility for Ferretti Group.The Group is called to preside over an event of strategic importance for the People's Republic of China which, as envisaged by the new course of national economic policy, is aiming at increasing domestic consumption and importing high quality products.
"Being the only or the first in doing things is, for Ferretti Group, a pleasant best practice. This is why we are grateful to Weichai for having us alongside them, as the sole luxury yacht builder in this important event.” commented Alberto Galassi, CEO of Ferretti Group. "The East is a market full of opportunities thanks to the increase of per capita income and the extraordinary growth of Chinese consumption. We are immensely happy to be in a privileged position in the challenge of conquering one of the most significant markets in the world ".
This event follows another key initiative by Ferretti Group in the region, the successful opening of their brand new Shanghai showroom at the Suning Bellagio Hotel which was launched just two weeks prior.