The number of yachts exported from the Turkish province is steadily increasing.

Antalya Free Zone has become a world brand in luxury yacht production in Turkey.
Antalya Free Zone has become a world brand in luxury yacht production in Turkey. (AA)

Antalya Free Zone in southern Turkey has become one of the globe's busiest yacht-building yards. 

The number of yacht companies in the yard has grown from just three back in 2001 to 55 today.

Now, Antalya's yacht builders plan to invest in research and development to replace imported technologies with domestically produced alternatives.

TRT World's Mobin Nasir explains.

Source: TRT World