The Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) reveals positive prospects for the Cruise Industry in 2015 as well as strong growth in the cruise market.
A record level of 23 million passengers expected to be passed this year, 61% of CLIA certified travel agents have seen an increase in bookings in 2015 compared to the same period last year. Cruise lines seduce travelers with nearly 1,000 new exotic ports. Especially the Asian cruise market expects a strong development. CLIA also revealed that its member companies are going to invest over 4 billion U.S. dollars.
Tourism Review introduces the main finding of the cruise industry outlook in 2015: