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CLIA State of the Cruise Industry Outlook: Continued Evolution of Cruise Travel Drives Industry Growth

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) released the 2016 State of the Cruise Industry Outlook, revealing global cruise travel is continuing to grow and evolve at a record pace. The industry shows no signs of slowing down, with nearly 24 million passengers expected to sail in 2016, a dramatic increase from 15 million just 10 years prior (2006), or even 1.4 million when CLIA began tracking passengers in 1980. CLIA also revealed Member cruise lines are scheduled to debut 27 new ocean, river and specialty ships in 2016…Read the full press release