The first Saigon Yacht Show in Ho Chi Minh City, also for the first time in Vietnam, has just taken place in Lan Anh Village (Binh An Ward, District 2, City. HCM) in the evening of December 30.
Private yachts are forecast to thrive in the next 3 years – Photo: PHUONG NAM
Yacht Exhibition Saigon 2021 is considered one of the largest yacht exhibitions in the country ever.
The exhibition brings together the majority of major yacht distributors in Vietnam such as Tamson Yachting, Yachting Vietnam, Regal Boats, Trung Vector, Rapido Trimarans, Chaparral Boats, Galeon Yacht, Dream Yacht, Vietyacht Saigon … and experts experienced in the maritime, shipbuilding and yacht industries.
Mr. Nguyen Minh Hieu – Chief Editor of Navigator, Head of the Organizing Committee – said: “Vietnam is a potential market for private yachts on the rise. According to experts’ prediction, in the next 3 years, Vietnam is a potential market for private yachts. Individual boats will flourish.
Big yachts may be out of reach for many people, but the small yacht costs just as much as a mid-range car, which will be within reach of many people.
Announcing the first Saigon cruise ship exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City – Photo: PHUONG NAM
“If there were about 3-4 yacht companies in 2017, then there are about 15 companies so far. This shows that the yacht market is being interested by many people.
Yachting is a long game, thriving in the next 3 years. Vietnam currently has about 200 yachts, “said Tran Nhuan Vu, Tamson Yachting’s marketing business manager.
This event is also an opportunity for the public to admire new yacht models and experience cruising on the Saigon River.
In particular, on the evening of December 31, there was a fashion show of designers Hoang Minh Ha, Henry Kof on the yacht with the participation of director Victor Vu, actors Ly Nha Ky, Tran Bao Son …
Tourists enjoy the beautiful scenery in Ho Chi Minh City from the yacht – Photo: PHUONG NAM
According to Ms. Chu Thi Hong Anh – President of Yachting Vietnam, the Saigon yacht exhibition is an opportunity for the public to access more private yachts and yachting is no longer a luxury.
The Yacht Club Saigon based in Lan Anh Village was also launched, to meet the needs of operations, technology, parking and experience for cruise ships in the city. HCM City and other provinces across the country contribute to promoting the development of tourism in the city. Yacht Club Saigon is expected to go into operation from 1-2-2021.
Yacht Exhibition Saigon 2021 takes place from 9:00 to 18:00, to January 1, 2021.