INTERNATIONAL CONTINGENT STILL STRONG AT BOAT SHOW
Written on the 8 June 2010
A CONSTRAINED shipping transport industry is imposing challenges on international exhibitors as they scramble to get their products to Australia on time for the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS). But organisers assure the global context will be as strong as ever.
With a reduction in ocean freight as a result of a slowdown in manufacturing and consumer demand, international voyages have been cut back.
Despite the challenges it has not sunk the hopes of boat show management with a strong international component still confirmed
Participants from China, Taiwan, Korea, US, UK, New Zealand, Jordan, Italy, Netherlands, Belgium, Jordan, Turkey and Italy plus an array of Australian companies showcasing imported products will be on display. The Australian manufacturing sector is also well represented.