Find the best profit v. performance for raw materials and components. The importance of supplier relationships has been highlighted by the disruption caused by the Covid19 outbreak. The attempt to make the supply chain more robust has led to onshoring of some components by new suppliers and often inexperienced suppliers. The sheer size and scope of superyacht manufacturing brings with it its own challenges. Sourcing the right products and services at the right price and on time is no easy feat.