by PIMEX Media
Asia's leading consumer Boat Show, Phuket International Boat Show (PIMEX), opened with USD250 million (THB7.5 billion) of boats on display, ranging in price from USD80,000 (THB2.4 million) upto USD14 million (THB420 million), the largest being the 92 foot Pershing presented by Ferretti Group.
Robert Braithwaite, Sunseeker
Attending PIMEX for the first time was Robert Braithwaite, Founder and President of Sunseeker, who opened the Sunseeker display together with local dealer Max Marine Asia presenting a trio of boats – the new Manhattan 53, together with the Manhattan 63 and Manhattan 73.
Day 1 saw several boat deals in process with more details expected to come to light over the next few days.