For the first time during this show, the Polish national stand will be organized (booth no. D03-20, hall D). The Polish Investment and Trade Agency implementing the program "Promotion of the economy based on Polish product brands" will promote the Polish yacht and boat industries in Norway.
A press briefing at a Polish national stand is scheduled for Wednsday (20th of March), 4 p.m. Representative of the Polish Chamber of Marine Industry and Water Sports - Michał Bąk will present information and interesting facts about the Polish yacht industry. During the press briefing, as well as on the remaining days of the show, any of those interested will be able to learn more there about the potential of the Polish yachting industry and to obtain information about the offer of our domestic manufacturers of boats, parts, equipment and about related services. This is an activity carried out by the Polish Investment and Trade Agency. Similarly, Polish yachts and boats will be promoted in the Netherlands, Norway, United Arab Emirates and Australia.
We offer companies free forms of promotion, including distribution of information materials or display of promotional films. It is worth noting that the mentioned forms of promotion can be used not only by companies that are exhibitors at the fair, but also by entrepreneurs who appear at the fair as visitors. In addition, every Polish entrepreneur can meet potential business partners at the national stand. We cordially invite you to visit the Polish stand at the Norwegian International Boat Show.
In Poland, 22,000 yachts are manufactured annually. Our domestic manufacturers specialise in motor boats of 6 to 9 meters in length and in this sector they are ranked 2nd worldwide, after the United States. The unrivalled leaders among buyers of Polish yachts and boats are Norwegians. Only in 2016, they purchased Polish sailing vessels worth EUR 70 million. The second and third place go to the French (with the total export value of EUR 46 million in 2016) and Germans (EUR 44 million), respectively. The total value of exported Polish yachts was almost EUR 350 million in 2016.