Carnival Corp. & plc signed a memorandum of understanding with state-owned enterprise China Merchants Group to explore the possibility of two joint ventures—a domestic cruise line for China and turnaround and transit port development.
Royal Caribbean International's Carol Schuster, svp marketing, has left after 1.5 years with the company, highlighted by the introduction of Quantum of the Seas.
The Port of San Francisco chalked up a record cruise year in 2014, highlighted by the opening of the James R. Herman Cruise Terminal at Pier 27 in September. 2015 is expected to top 2014.
An attempt to sell Deutschland to an undisclosed investor has failed resulting in the cancellation of the ship’s itineraries and the dismissal of shoreside staff at Reederei Peter Deilmann’s offices.
Following a fire in the engine room on board Boudicca at around 4am on Sunday, sailing off the coast of Casablanca, Morocco, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that the ship is now proceeding towards the Canary Islands, at a slower speed than planned. Guests are being kept informed of the situation at all times.
Total ships: 34
Total berths: 105,157
Total Order Book Value:$25,437,948,000.00
Average Price Per Berth:$272,961