Grenada’s chandleries are larger and better stocked than most other Caribbean islands due to the large no. of boatyards on island. Grenada is also one of the few islands that has a year round yachting industry due to its location outside of the hurricane belt. All foreign flagged yachts can purchase parts and materials at the chandleries duty free. Imported items are also considered as part of the stock as a yacht in transit and are also duty free. The chandleries on island include: