The yachting industry has 5,000 companies in France. It employs 42,000 nautical professionals directly and induces over 100,000 indirect jobs, recalls the Federation of Nautical Industries (FIN). The sector is shaken, like the rest of the economy, by the health crisis linked to Covid 19 which freezes nautical practices and closes shipyards and hardware stores. The professional union invites the sector to remain united, recalling the dependence of each of the companies on its suppliers and customers and the rules to be observed for the benefit of all. “Each company must consolidate a lasting relationship with its ecosystem.
Safeguarding the logistics chainand productive is essential to ensure the best resumption of activities. Each client, supplier, subcontractor or customer must consider the other as a lasting partner. To weaken this partner is to damage the entire sector and therefore threaten everyone’s future. “At a time when everyone can face cash flow problems, the recall may unfortunately be necessary. Read on.