Prestigious New International Showcase for the Ferretti Group at the Düsseldorf International Boat Show 2013


  • The Ferretti Group will be at Boot 2013 – thought the Dealers Lengers Yachts and Poroli Special Boats – from 19th to 27th January  where there will be showcased the German première of the Itama 45’, Riva Rivarama Super and Mochi Craft Dolphin 74’. The Group will also have on display the models Ferretti Yachts 530, Pershing 64’ and Riva Aquariva Super;
  • On this occasion, Riva and its partner Maserati will welcome a selected audience of guests to the European première of the new Maserati Quattroporte.

Düsseldorf, 17th January 2013 – The Ferretti Group, world leader in the design, construction and sale of motoryachts, with a unique portfolio of the most exclusive and prestigious brands in the nautical world, is returning to Boot, Düsseldorf International Boat Show this year, too. Boot is one of the most important appointments of the European nautical industry, and the Ferretti Group is presenting six of the most important yachts in its fleet, amongst which three brand new models for the German market.

With the aim of seizing all the opportunities offered by the most important showcase for the nautical sector in central and northern Europe, the Group will show Ferretti 530 for Ferretti Yachts, Pershing 64’, and Aquariva Super for Riva, as well as three brand new models for the German public: Itama 45’, Rivarama Super for Riva Dolphin 74’ Cruiser for Mochi Craft from 19th to 27th January, in the usual location of the Messe in the German city.

Moreover, on the occasion of the Düsseldorf boat show, iconic Ferretti Group brand Riva, and its official partner  Maserati will welcome a selected audience of guests to an exclusive event, Italian Experience Night,  on 22nd January, during which the new Maserati Quattroporte, which debuted at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, will be presented as a European première.

“The international boat show in Düsseldorf is one of the most important nautical appointments on the continent for the Ferretti Group, as indeed for whole of the German and European sectorial industry. This is due to the huge number of visitors, both from Germany and other countries in north-central Europe, and high quality of both the shipyards taking part and the boats on show. This year we have decided to present some of the most important and successful models in our product range at Boot in order to show its strategic importance. We are displaying six yachts representing an impressive five brands from our portfolio, selected, as always, to offer a rich, varied panorama of the many characters and content which have always featured in Ferretti Group yachts,” commented Stefano Campanelli, Ferretti Group Sales Director EMEA.


Riva and the Ferretti Group

Riva is a brand of the Ferretti Group, one of the top international players in the sphere of designing, building and marketing motoryyachts with a unique portfolio of eight exclusive, highly prestigious brands, each with their own distinctive, unique and highly complementary features: Ferretti Yachts, Pershing, Itama, Bertram, Riva, Mochi Craft, CRN and Ferretti Custom Line. The Group, founded by Norberto Ferretti in 1968 and led by Chairman Tan Xuguang and Chief Executive Officer Ferruccio Rossi, has modern production facilities located in Italy and the USA, which combine industrial production efficiency with painstaking attention paid to detail, guaranteed by the excellent craftsmanship so typical to Italian-made goods. The Group is also present in the USA through its subsidiary Ferretti Group America, which manages a network of Service Points specialising in the distribution and sale of Group brands throughout the North-American market, and in Asia through Ferretti Group Asia Pacific Ltd., based in Hong Kong, as well as an office of representation and promotion in Shanghai. Moreover, a carefully selected network of  around 60 dealers guarantees the Ferretti Group’s presence in over 80 countries, thereby ensuring clients receive the very best customer service and support in marinas throughout the world. The Group has always been at the very heights of the pleasure boating industry, thanks to constant product and process innovation and a continuous quest to develop cutting-edge solutions in the technological field. The extensive range of yachts on offer – flybridges, runabouts, opens, coupès, lobster boats, fisherman yachts and maxi and mega-yachts – is designed by the team of highly specialised technicians, engineers, architects and designers at the AYTD, Advanced Yacht Technology & Design. This is the Group’s research, naval development and design centre, and is constantly engaged in developing innovative aesthetic and functional solutions, also working closely with external architects of international fame. For this reason, the yachts created by the Ferretti Group have always stood out for their excellent quality, high levels of safety and excellent seaworthiness as well as an exclusive design and timeless elegance which mean they are easily recognisable on the world nautical scene.