The article discusses the growth of the nautical tourism industry in Sicily. Over the past year, there has been a 25% increase in the number of nautical businesses and a 39% increase in the number of employees in these businesses. Palermo is the province with the highest number of nautical businesses, followed by Messina and Catania. The article also highlights the importance of port infrastructure and connectivity for the growth of the industry. In terms of employment, there has been a significant increase in the number of employees in the maintenance/repair/refit sector. Despite a slight decrease in the number of nautical tourism businesses, the number of employees in the sector has increased. The article also provides statistics on the number of boating licenses and marina spots in Sicily compared to other regions in Italy. The next day’s events include an exhibition and demonstrations related to nautical activities.
Nautica, in Sicilia cresce il numero di imprese e lavoratori