Hainan introduces fresh measures to further boost cruise and yacht industry
Hainan has recently unveiled a series of measures aimed at boosting the growth of the province’s cruise and yacht industry, as part of efforts by the Hainan government to build the province into an “International Tourism Island”.
The steps include the establishment of the Hainan Cruise and Yacht Association, simplified administrative procedures, and the opening up of local cruise and yacht tourism.
Hainan has enjoyed rapid growth in its cruise and yacht industry in recent years.
Local officials said events including the Hainan Rendez-Vous Lifestyle and Yacht Show ,Volvo Ocean Race, Si'nan Cup Regatta and 2011 Hainan Cruise and Yacht Industry Development Summit have played an important role in boosting the Hainan cruise and yacht industry in the province.
In addition, sustained efforts have also been made by local government to bolster the image of the local cruise and yacht industry.