Royal Caribbean International's third Oasis-class ship will sail the Caribbean from Port Everglades, Oasis of the Seas will shift to Port Canaveral and Bermuda will get calls from its first Quantum-class ship, Anthem of the Seas.
MSC Cruises made its first foray into Asia Thursday, a region it described as ‘the new trendy area of cruising and the future area of growth’.
In its new Carnival Journeys, Carnival Cruise Line is marketing longer sailings to seldom-visited ports with beefed-up on-board programming ranging from an 'Academy of Fun' to 'Throwback Sea Day' that recreates Fun Ship experiences a la 1987.
In the latest major executive shake-up at Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, company veteran Andy Stuart has been named president and chief operating officer of Norwegian Cruise Line, effective immediately. CEO Frank Del Rio called Stuart and Norwegian 'virtually synonymous.'
Crystal Cruises expects to take delivery of a newbuild in 2018 that will be unlike anything that exists in the luxury sector, president and chief operating officer Edie Rodriguez told Seatrade Insider.
Total ships: 33
Total berths: 101,546
Total Order Book Value:$24,633,948,000.00
Average Price Per Berth:$274,486