For the past 19 consecutive years, the group Azimut-Benetti, which are at the helm of Paolo Vitelli (Paolo Vitelli) and Giovanna Vitelli (Giovanna Vitelli), a global leader in the field of construction of mega-yachts by the authoritative British magazine Boat International. In second place — the Ferretti Group, the third — Sanlorenzo.
Published annually, the Global Order Book is an analysis of the situation in the field megachannel industry. The allocation of places takes into account the number of yachts at the shipyards in the construction process.
At the docks the Azimut-Benetti hard at work on a 97 yacht length over 24 meters (total 3536 meters), which far exceeds that of its competitors.
Group Azimut-Benetti finished the financial year 2017/18, with grown to €850 million worth of production assets (plus 18% compared to the previous year).
Such an extraordinary result was achieved thanks to the continuous search for innovative technologies, attracting talented designers and the constant expansion of the distribution network.
Important role in the success played also the ability to meet customers ‘ requirements. The evidence of the latter is the fact that the shipyard intends in the coming months to launch a total of three, as it itself puts it, Gigante.
“This important result motivates us to go the chosen path. The only thing that never runs out in our company — the desire not to stop. We are proud to contribute to make Italy a great player on the international yachting industry!” — recognized Paolo and Giovanna Vitelli, the President and Vice-President of the group, respectively.
First place in the Global Order Book — great news on the eve of important for Azimut-Benetti. In 2019, the group will celebrate its 50th anniversary.