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The Biz

French marine industries federation FIN (la Fédération des Industries Nautiques) today announced that it has been forced to cancel the 2020 edition of the Paris Boat Show (Nautic Paris) following the latest announcement from the French Health Minister.

Minister of Health Olivier Véran announced yesterday a series of more restrictive measures for Paris and in particular the lowering of the maximum number of people allowed at major events from 5,000 to 1,000. FIN says the new rule, and the overall health context in general, no longer allows the organiser to reasonably consider holding the boat show this year. Read on.