The 7th edition of Qatar International Boat Show (QIBS) is pushing through on 16 to 20 November, according to a recent announcement made by Al Mannai Plus Events CEO Hamad Issa Al Mannai, organisers of the luxury yacht exhibition. 

In a press release, Al Mannai expressed his gratitude to all participating companies from Qatar and abroad, including sponsors and strategic partners, for their continuous support.

He added that some of the major international boat exhibitions in other parts of the world are also ‘coming’ back.

We in Qatar, by the grace of Almighty God are also back and still able to organise the 7th edition with consistency.

The 7th edition of Qatar International Boat Show will be held in Porto Arabia, the award winning marina at The Pearl-Qatar. The show will connect the world’s most privileged yacht and boat manufacturers, service providers, local dealers, suppliers and potential buyers in an exclusive B2B meetings and exhibition platform, to showcase the latest products and services in the marine industry along with other luxury products.

Al Mannai said that along with their prestigious, long-time sponsors, a good number of leading institutions will be supporting and cooperating the event. There is also a significant increase in the exhibition area because of the expected increase in participating exhibitors including traders from the high end lifestyle products sector.

According to Al Mannai, their rapid growth despite the current geo-political challenges and severe impact of COVID-19 underlines economic strength and resilience under the wise leadership of The Amir of State of Qatar, HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.

The 2020 Qatar International Boat Show provides a single shopping window to the luxury lifestyle enthusiasts of the region, as well as preserve the century’s old relationship of natives with the sea. Al Mannai has invited regional luxury lifestyle products manufacturers and traders to take benefit of the annual show to showcase their products and services.

Qatar International Boat Show is a silver member of the International Federation of Boat Show Organizers and a UFI (The Global Association of Exhibition Industry) certified event in Qatar.

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