The new season opens with fair winds! It’s time to head to the waterfront for your annual appointment with the Goa International Marine & Boat Expo 2012. GIMBE returns for the fourth year in the city of Panaji from 14-16 December, 2012. Leisure boating has slowly and steadily gathered pace, not only amongst Goans but tourists as well. The Goa International Marine & Boat Expo is supported strongly by the government of Goa and is gearing up for an increase of visitors expected this year. The organizers, Media Promotions Ltd are looking forward to hosting an expo of international standards by showcasing major national and international brands in boating.
With its extensive and popular coast line and numerous backwaters intersecting the state, Goa’s strong bond with water and a history of seafarers makes it an almost perfect boating destination. Power boats, coastal cruisers & luxury yachts, sports boats, water sports equipment like kites, kayaks & canoes, ports & ship builders, marine accessories & equipment, docks & pontoon systems, hovercrafts & pedal boats and luxury as well as lifestyle products will be exhibited at the Goa International Marine & Boat Expo this year.
The Goa International Marine & Boat Expo 2012 is one of the premier lifestyle events in Goa’s calendar and attracts people not just from Goa, but from all over India as well. Last year’s event saw sponsorship from some of the best Goan and national brands. The 3rd edition was sponsored by Aldeia de Goa, Goa’s best known real estate brand, and supported by BMW and Gitanjali.
Participants last year included Acr Dock, Apex Inflatables, AWL GRIP, Aquatainment, Bayliner, BIC Sports, Blade Runner, Cantalupi, Chinkara Marine, Dek-King, Dometic, Epic V8, Ferretti Yachts, Fiesta Cat 32, Fusion Catamarans, Gill, Grand Soleil, Harris Flotebote, Holt, Ice Marine, International Yacht paint, J Boats, Jeanneau, Lianya, Majesty Yachts, Marina India, Marinetek, Marine Track, Marlow, Master Volt, Mercury Inflatables, Meridian Yachts, Nautitech Catamarans, North Star, Novurania, Ocean Yachts, Oryx, Parker- Racor, Pershing, Platinum Super Yachts, Polaris, Princess Yachts, Prestige, Regal, RIBS, Riva, Rinker Boats, Sea Keeper, Sea Master, Sea Ray, Sessa Marine, Silver Craft, Sunbrella, Suzuki, Torqueedo, Viking Yachts, Walker Bay, Westerbeke, Yamaha, Y. D. Metal and Zodiac.
Visitors expected at the expo include professionals associated with the marine and boat industry, tourists interested in boating, management of seven-star deluxe and five-star resorts as well as high-end and budget hotels, boat charter operators and agents, heads of Goa government departments and state port and maritime authorities, media professionals connected with the maritime industry and high net-worth individuals from Goa and other parts of the country.
To view images of the last show click here!
With more than 40 beachfront luxury resorts and an equal number under construction the need for regulated boating is ever increasing. The boat show encourages government support for infrastructure planning and development. It records sales and satisfied participants every year. The venue of the Goa International Marine & Boat Expo, Campal in Panaji, provides a jetty adjoining the exhibition ground for water displays. With its excellent timing, two months into the boating season, the Goa International Marine & Boat Expo 2012 looks forward to welcoming its guests and sharing the joy of boating!
MEDIA PROMOTIONS PVT. LTD.
703, Dempo Trade Centre,
Patto Plaza, Panaji,
Goa – 403 001 INDIA.
Call : Ms. Tamara Faleiro
Mob: +91 9850077993
Tel: +91 832 2438999
Fax: +91 832 2437077
Website : www.goamarineboatexpo.com