Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Kicks Off 60th Year


GENTLEMEN, THE DIRECTORS AT THE THE HIGH SEAS WITHOUT GOING INTO THE OCEAN? HEAD TO FORT LAUDERDALE. THAT’S WHERE THE WORLD’S LARGEST IN WATER BOAT SHOW IS UNDERWAY. RIELLE CREIGHTON SHOWS US THAT IT BRINGS A BILLION DOLLARS TO TOWN. Reporter: THE LARGEST WATER BOAT SHOW IN THE WORLD. THE FORT LAUDERDALE INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW SALES IN FOR THE 60th YEAR. THIS IS SO MUCH TO SEE AND HEAR BUT THE MAIN ATTRACTION, THOSE MEGAYACHTS. NEW THIS YEAR, A SUPER YACHT VILLAGE WITH A SPACE TO HOLD YATES UP TOLL 400 FEET. THEY ARE READY TO PREMIER IN THE U.S. BOATING SCENE. IT FEATURES A MASSIVE LINE UP OF BOATS AND BOATING ACCESSORIES. COOL TOYS, TOO. THERE IS A SUPER SIZED IMPACT ON THE LOCAL ECONOMY. THEY SAID LAST YEAR 867 MILLION. I KNOW WE WILL TOP A BILLION DOLLARS. AND THE REASON WHY THAT’S IMPORTANT, IT BRINGS JOBS. IT BRINGS OPPORTUNITY. IT BRINGS THOSE WHO ARE LOOKING TO BUILD A DAY REAR AND A FAMILY TO THIS CITY. Reporter: EXHIBITORS COME FROM 52 DIFFERENT COUNTRIES. THEY WILL DEBUT YACHTS FROM DUBAI AND TURKEY. SHOW SALES EXCEED HALF A BILLION DOLLARS. IT BEGINS TODAY THROUGH NOVEMBER 3rd.

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