Positive Outlook for 2014 Charter Market
02 September 2014
As the Mediterranean summer season starts to wind down, feedback and figures from 2014 so far show a marked improvement compared to the market last year.
Yacht Charter Industry and Economy in the US Virgin Islands Expected to Improve
21 May 2014
The Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority have announced a significant development to proposed changes to the regions charter passenger law that could positively affect the U.S. Virgin Islands yacht charter industry.
The Balearics Enjoy 15% Boost in Summer Charter Bookings
21 October 2015
Local superyacht companies in the Balearics are reporting a 15% increase in charter bookings during the islands’ most successful summer charter season yet, in the wake of new tax legislation.
Greece Enjoys Successful Season of Superyacht Chartering
25 September 2015
In spite of recent economic uncertainty in the country, industry professionals are reporting that Greece has enjoying a busy charter season, largely unaffected by the crisis.
Luxury Yacht Charters in Croatia Booming
17 August 2015
The Adriatic hotspot of Croatia has reportedly enjoyed recent growth in charter activity, largely thanks increased familiarity with the country’s VAT laws and its cruising areas of outstanding natural beauty.
VAT Increase Announced for Greece Superyacht Charters
24 July 2015
The Greek Yachting Association (GYA) have confirmed that the amount of VAT paid for luxury yacht charters in Greece will rise from 13% to 23%, however, key members of the Greek yachting industry are urging charterers not be "put off" by the increase.
The Seychelles Report Increase in Superyacht Charters
20 July 2015
The superyacht charter industry in the Seychelles is reported to be 'booming' in the Seychelles according to local sources in the archipelago.
ANALYSIS: The Future Looks Bright for Yacht Charter Industry
19 June 2015
New industry analysis has indicated positivity for the charter market, with growth of over 6% to a value of $ 51 billion (€32 billion) forecast by 2020.
Boost to Andaman Islands Luxury Yacht Charter Industry
11 June 2015
The government of India has identified six islands in the Andaman and Nicobar group, located in the Indian Ocean where eco-tourism activities will be promoted in order to boost economic growth.
Superyacht Charters in Thailand to Become Available
21 May 2015
It has been announced that Thailand plans to open its maritime borders for foreign luxury charter business in a bid to boost tourism in the country.
The Singapore Yacht Show Signals Potential for Growth in the Charter Industry
02 May 2015
As Singapore reaps the benefits of their most successful yacht show to date, YachtCharterFleet examine whether the charter industry has the potential to thrive in the current climate.
New Zealand Enjoys Highly Successful Charter Season
25 March 2015
This season New Zealand experienced its highest number of superyachts visiting ports in 15 years, with charter yachts including 134m M/Y SERENE spotted in the South Pacific.
MYBA Charter Agreement Revisions Now in Motion
11 March 2014
A series of revisions that were announced for the 2014 MYBA Charter Agreement came into force yesterday and are aimed at providing greater clarity for charter clients in a number of key areas.