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Slovenia Business Week no. 20/2005: International Boat Show in Portoroz

The show, held at Portoroz Marina, saw six boats given their debut, while a total of over 200 vessels, ranging from rubber dinghies to super-yachts, were showcased

The 10th Internautica, the biggest boat show in Slovenia, opened at the Portoroz Marina on Tuesday, 10 May.

Launching the show, Transport Minister Janez Bozic said the fair promoted Slovenia as a whole given the increasing popularity of nautical tourism.

The biggest boat show in Slovenia came to an end on Sunday, 15 May after drawing nearly 40,000 visitors.

The organisers of the 10th Internautica put the total turnout for the six days at between 35,000 and 38,000 visitors, with most of them visiting at the weekend.

The show, held at Portoroz Marina, saw six boats given their debut, while a total of over 200 vessels, ranging from rubber dinghies to super-yachts, were showcased.

As part of the event, more than 250 exhibitors put their products on display on 20,000 sq. metres of fair space.

Source: Slovene Press Agency STA

Author: STA