Motor yachts

Shipbuilding industry exports reach $1 billion

Turkey exported $1.04 billion worth of yachts and ships last year, marking a 5.2 percent increase from 2018, according to data from the Turkish Exporters' Assembly (TİM).

Norway was the main export market as deliveries to this country amounted to $370 million, nearly doubling from the $185 million in revenues in 2018.

Qatar sheikh super-luxury yacht moors at Skiathos island (video)

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani of Qatar arrived in the Greek island of Skiathos yesterday for a few days’ vacation. His arrival became known after his famous yacht, “Al Mirqab”, which is one of the largest motor yachts ever built, was seen moored on Maratha Beach, under the iconic Skiathos Pallas Hotel.

Mega yacht owners choose Greece for construction and maintenance

Few people have seen or even know about the luxury yachts have been choosing the zones of Perama, Elefsina or Halkida for repairs, maintenance or even construction in recent years. These are mega yachts that rank high on the list of the world's biggest and most luxurious recreational vessels.