Shipyards in Asia are expanding their range of yachts at both ends of the size scale, diversifying into power and sailing catamarans, and including this region among their target markets, as profiled in Yacht Style’s annual feature on Asia’s builders.
The second issue of 2021 features Sunseeker’s new Manhattan 55, a profile of the British yard’s new Hong Kong dealer, NextWave, focuses on selected Yacht Builders in Asia and highlights Sustainability focus of major catamaran builders. Plus … exclusive interviews with Sunreef Eco ambassador Nico Rosberg, Imperial Director Julia Stewart, Bali Catamarans founder Olivier Poncin and Mike Simpson as the owner of a new Beneteau Oceanis 46.1.
For its Issue 52 cover story, Yacht Style flags up a selection of leading Asian builders, starting with yards in mainland China and Taiwan.
With yachts from Asia in global demand, Yacht Style looks at the productivity and innovation of the continent’s top builders, starting in China.
Recent sales of two 41.5m vessels, to Australian and Chinese buyers, are giving credence to Heysea Yachts’ claim to be the “next big thing” in quality Chinese superyacht construction.
We take at look at how HeySea— China’s largest motor yacht manufacturer— is breaking into the international scene