Taking stage between the 9th and 13th of this month is the 18th edition of the Dubai International Boat Show. The Dubai show is recognized as one of the most important and established event of its kind in the Middle East region and Indian subcontinent. Attracting tens of thousands of visitors each year, the event is recognized among the top five leading international boat shows in the world. DIBS is proud to be the chosen and trusted platform for world leading companies to showcase their World Premiers and Regional Launches. The Middle East remains one of the most affluent regions in the world, and companies from all over the globe will be showcasing the latest designs and innovations. With the most impressive display of boats and superyachts in the Middle East and the largest, most lucrative gathering of loyal VIP’s and Royal families; Dubai International Boat Show delivers the ultimate meeting point for the region’s most prosperous buyers. The 18th edition of the event will host the largest display of the leisure marine industry, from superyachts and fishing equipment, to marine accessories and diving gear. World previews will be the new Majesty 63 and 101. Middle east first appearance will the Azimut 100 Leonardo, and Sessa C38. Interesting to see will also be the German built Hanseatic 73 metres M/Y Silver Zewi, which apart from being the shows biggest ever boat is also the world fastest conventional powered Super Yacht, reaching 27 knots with a standard propulsion set up.