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Antonini Navi to speak at the Haikou Boat Show

12 April 2024

Antonini Navi has been invited as a speaker to the Boat Show taking place during the China International Consumer Products Expo scheduled from 13th to 18th April in Haikou, capital of the Chinese province of Hainan.

In his speech, Business Development & Marketing Manager at Antonini Navi Walter Antonini will discuss the investment opportunities for boatyards and yachting operators in the province of Hainan, the closest to Macao and Hong Kong, while also providing an in-depth analysis the La Spezia gulf and the Miglio Blu (“Blue Mile”), the nautical district Antonini Navi calls home.

Taking part in this boat show allows Antonini Navi to better understand the needs and trends of the Chinese market and culture, which are in many ways different from those in the West, and is part of the shipyard’s construction philosophy, aimed that is at building tailored Custom yachts,” explained Walter Antonini. “In China it is essential to develop a solid guanxi (关系), which in Chinese society refers to a network of deep relationships with the local culture and key government figures.”