The Phuket International Boat Show (PIMEX) is one of the most interesting marine showcases in Asia. This annual event displays a collection of well-known yachts from prestigious shipyards around the world including Ferretti Yachts, Sunseeker, Princess Yachts and Fairline, with an estimated value of US$250 million over the 4-day event.

On average, about 120 exhibiting companies present their products and services at PIMEX. Among the products on display, you'll find boats and marine equipment, diving and sailing charter holidays, technical and design services as well as a wide range of nautical gadgets and water sports toys.

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The PIMEX exhibition is always a special event: the settings at the Royal Phuket Marina offer the visitors a chance to appreciate fine dining with a spectacular view to the yachts on display in the basin of the marina. Up to 60 yachts from 10 metres to 35 metres are on display in the water.

As an international event, PIMEX offers opportunities to meet and talk with marine professionals from all around the world: Australia, Europe, USA, China and of course Southeast Asia are represented at the Phuket International Boat Show.

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PIMEX gives a taste of luxury lifestyle, celebrating boating and leisure in a perfect tropical destination. Even people who are not specially related to nautical life in any way are often attracted to the PIMEX show and in the beautifully crafted marine products, well-thought-out boat interior designs. The luxury items are the result of the passion and talent of artisans and by visiting such an exhibition you'll feel the wind in your hair and hear the call of marine adventures.

Phuket International Boat Show (PIMEX)

Location: Royal Phuket Marina, Thanon Thepkasattri, Kohkaew, Muang, Phuket 83000, Thailand

Phone: +66 (0)81 892 7670

Stephan Audiger | Compulsive Traveller