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Seawork 2014

Seawork Newsletter May 2014

With nearly 600 exhibitors occupying 11,000m2 of halls, plus exhibits on the Quayside and up to 60 vessels afloat, Seawork 2014 (Tues 10-Thurs 12 June, ABP Port of Southampton, UK) will be full of innovative ideas to make your commercial marine enter

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April Newsletter 2014

YBDSA Newsletter April 2014

April is traditionally the month when boat sales pick up, with Easter as the pivotal point.  However, sales are still proving difficult to bring to fruition with clients seemingly unwilling to commit. We are working to get to th

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Welcome to the February Issue

YBDSA February Newsletter

Since the last newsletter we have had the London and Dusseldorf boat shows. Although smaller this year, some Members did report good business at London. A number of Members also attended Dusseldorf which had almost 250,000 visitors, up on 2013, and r

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Encouraging start to the new year

ABYA members are generally reporting an uplift of business in the new year which is encouraging, but it will be some time before we see anything like the volume and prices of a few years ago.  Reports from Boot at Dusseldorf, which

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YBDSA December Newsletter

YBDSA December Newsletter

This is the last newsletter of what has been another busy year. Over 470 tonnage measurements and still a few left to go before the end of the year – getting back up to earlier years’ levels which is encouraging. Certifying Authority figures are hold

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November newsletter

YBDSA Newsletter November Issue

The clocks have changed and the first really big storm of the autumn has hit us, though fortunately without the catastrophic consequences of 1987. It is the season boat buying dies back and members can catch up on reports, filing, tax returns and oth

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SPANISH MATRICULATION TAX ABOLISHED

October 17, 2013. We are pleased to inform on Thursday 17 of October 2013 the Spanish Congress of Deputies has approved the bill, with reference number 121/000054, adopting measures regarding tax and environmental issues and adopting other tax and fi

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Autumn newsletter

YBDSA Newsletter Autumn Issue

Autumn heralds the Southampton Boat Show and other boat shows that many of you are involved with. I hope these go well for you. Can I urge you to use the ABYA/YDSA/PCA logos when you can on stands, advertising (when you are allowed to!) and other sta

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Brokers in shorts! Must be summer!

Improving boat sales

ABYA members report an improving picture in boat sales, especially now the sun has come out!  Not back to the level of sales pre 2008 but we are determined to be optimistic!  ALL BOATBUYERS should remember that they need title, VAT and RCD

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Summer newsletter

YBDSA Newsletter Summer Issue

The season is well under way and we are all busy. The Seawork Exhibition is just around the corner and we will be on stand SB105. Come and see us and use the stand as a meeting place with other Members. The Small Craft Surveyors Seminar is filling up

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