Azimut Benetti Group reported that the company closed the 2018/19 fiscal year with value of production standing at €900 million, up about 10% on last year. Furthermore, 260 units have been delivered.
Breaking down total sales, the leading market is the United States, where Azimut Yachts is one of the top-selling brand in the segment over 40 feet. Taken as a whole, the Americas represent 50% of the total, followed by Europe (29%), the Middle East and Africa (14%), and Asia Pacific with 7%.
This year too, superyachts have played a central role in Group performance, with total sales of 51 units breaking down 35 Azimut Yachts and 16 Benetti.
The superyacht segment has grown faster than the average in the pleasure boat market (+15% vs 10%, according to the latest Deloitte Boating Market Monitor).
At the Cannes Yachting Festival, Azimut Yachts launched the new Grande collection flagship S10, representing the brand’s 50 years in business. Making their debut alongside the S10 are S8 and 78 Fly, while Verve 47 will be visiting the Miami Boat Show in February 2020, and the new Grande Magellano 25 is planned for launch next spring in the Art Yacht Project version by Vincenzo de Cotiis.