Experts said the “dramatic” growth of yacht market in 2018. It is reported Bloomberg, citing data from Superyacht Intelligence Agency.
According to the report, by the middle of October this year in the world has acquired almost 300 superyacht, while for 2017 it sold 249 similar boats worth about three billion dollars (21 percent more than in 2016).
Among the owners of 25 of the world’s most expensive superyacht, the total cost reaches $ 7.5 billion, eight people included in the list of 500 richest people in the world. Among them the crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman and owner of FC Chelsea billionaire Roman Abramovich.
In December 2017 by the American company H. A. R. D. (Historic Armor-Reinforced Design) placed an order for the construction of 30-metre superyacht-HARD 97. The vessel is designed for use in ice conditions. The hull shape made of fiberglass mimic the shape of traditional Russian traders.
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