Cape Town International Boat Show

The premier boating and watersport show is back in 2018.

Now in its 18th year, the Cape Town International Boat Show, will from 2018, be managed by Messe Frankfurt South Africa. Messe Frankfurt is the third largest trade fair company in the world with operations in over 50 countries and organises over 134 trade fairs around the world.

This dynamic and experienced team of trade and consumer show professionals is dedicated to creating a professional environment where buyers and sellers gather, share, and explore the many facets of the boating, marine and related industries.

WHY YOU NEED TO BE AT THE 2018 SHOW?
• Showcase your products in one of the most picturesque locations on the African continent alongside the best of the best in the South African boating
• Share in visitor traffic from one of the biggest tourist attractions in the Western Cape; The V&A Waterfront.
• Build new business relationships with local and international visitors.
• Build your trade portfolio and network within the marine trade community.
• Find out about the latest industry trends through workshops and seminars.

WHAT WILL BE DIFFERENT ABOUT THE 2018 SHOW?
• Increasing the depth of exhibitors at the show – to ensure we attract a high quality of targeted visitors.
• Added experiential elements for visitors including boat rides, workshops, seminars and skills training.
• Over 200% increase in marketing spend, to expand reach and attract international visitors.
• International exposure – with 50 sales partners covering 176 countries – Messe Frankfurt intends on promoting the event to potential buyers and other relevant companies by tapping into its global network.
• Resourcing – with a staff compliment of over 20 people, Messe Frankfurt SA has established the marketing, sales and operational capabilities needed to grow this event.
Show Dates: 19 – 21 October 2018
Location: North Wharf, V&A Waterfront

GET IN TOUCH

Book NOW as space is limited!

For more information and to book your space, contact one of our team members below:

Kathryn Frew
Show Manager
010 599 6171
kathryn.frew@za.messefrankfurt.com

Melisia La Cock
Sales Manager
010 593 0782
Melisia.lacock@za.messefrankfurt.com