The Ferretti Group is taking part in the 36th Festival International de la Plaisance in Cannes, to be held from 10th to 15th September 2013, with an impressive fleet of 19 yachts, 3 of which are world premieres: Ferretti Yachts 960, Ferretti Yachts 750 and Pershing 62’.
Ferretti also just held the Ferretti Group Meeting, where CEO Ferruccio Rossi outlined the main guidelines and strategic objectives of the new 2013-2018 Industrial Plan, which aims to reach a consolidated turnover of approximately €900 million in 2018 and more balanced revenues from the three macro-areas: 1) Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA); 2) Americas; and 3) Asia-Pacific (APAC).
In spite of the unfavourable macro-economic scenario, over the 2013-2016 period the Ferretti Group is expecting to make considerable investments, amounting to over €80 million, mainly in the development of new products and in activities aimed at increasing the efficiency, safety, and environmental soundness of its
“Maintaining our leadership at a worldwide level, also thanks to the unique Made in Italy quality of our yachts; further increasing our global presence, particularly on emerging markets; and pursuing a sustainable growth –these are the main objectives of our five-year Plan, that we wanted to share with the dealers, Customers, and suppliers that took part today in our annual meeting” – commented Ferruccio Rossi, Ferretti Group’s CEO.
"I think that being present this year at Cannes Festival de la Plaisance - one of the most prestigious international boat shows and the event that opens the autumn season – with as many as 19 yachts (3 of which are world premieres) on display bears witness to our will to keep growing, confirming our global leadership”.