Cruise Lines International

Record numbers of Asian travellers choosing cruises

Record numbers of Asian travellers choosing cruises
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, May 21, 2019

New CLIA report finds that the region is now the world’s third-largest passenger source market

Cruise passenger source market hits all-time high in Asia

Cruise passenger source market hits all-time high in Asia
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Region was the third largest source market after North America and Europe in 2018

Cruising still on the rise in Australia, says CLIA Australasia

Cruising still on the rise in Australia, says CLIA Australasia
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, May 6, 2019

Growth recorded, despite capacity constraints caused by shortage of berths in Sydney

CLIA Asia to help Malaysia Cruise Industry Association

CLIA Asia to help Malaysia Cruise Industry Association
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, March 5, 2019

CLIA will provide training and resources to help MCIA’s travel agent members promote cruising 

Adam Goldstein named as global chair of CLIA

Adam Goldstein named as global chair of CLIA
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. executive returns to role he previously held in 2015 and 2016

CLIA predicts top 11 cruise trends for 2019

CLIA predicts top 11 cruise trends for 2019
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, January 2, 2019

New report forecasts what factors will drive around 30 million people to take a cruise in 2019

Global cruise industry to cut carbon emissions by 40% by 2030

Global cruise industry to cut carbon emissions by 40% by 2030
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

CLIA members become first in the maritime industry to jointly commit to reducing environmental footprint

CLIA names Kelly Craighead as president and CEO

CLIA names Kelly Craighead as president and CEO
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Travel and tourism industry expert will replace current CLIA leader Cindy D’Aoust from 1 January 2019

Introducing the CLIA Executive Partner Technology Initiative

Introducing the CLIA Executive Partner Technology Initiative
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

This year, CLIA introduced a new advisory council that aims to help the cruise industry solve its challenges with technology. ICFR speaks to the group’s chairman Ian Richardson, who is also the co-founder and CEO of independent technology consultancy TheICEway, to find out more

Chairman Ian Richardson explains how the new CLIA advisory council will help the cruise industry

MATTA and CLIA team up to drive cruise growth in Malaysia

MATTA and CLIA team up to drive cruise growth in Malaysia
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Organisations aim to increase international cruise calls and expand the passenger source market

Boutique cruise yacht operator Variety Cruises joins CLIA

Boutique cruise yacht operator Variety Cruises joins CLIA
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Line will use its CLIA membership to develop and build relationships with travel agents across the UK

Cruise industry contributes €10.4 billion to UK economy

Cruise industry contributes €10.4 billion to UK economy
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, October 22, 2018

New CLIA report also finds that rising numbers of people are cruising from Britain and making day calls

CLIA UK & Ireland forms first-ever expedition cruise working group

CLIA UK & Ireland forms first-ever expedition cruise working group
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Executives from seven cruise lines will collaborate to capitalise on growing demand for expeditions  

Cruising boosts Australian economy by AUS$5 billion annually

Cruising boosts Australian economy by AUS$5 billion annually
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, October 12, 2018

CLIA Australasia and ACA report shows ports in major cities and smaller towns are benefiting   

Record number of UK passengers took river cruises in 2017

Record number of UK passengers took river cruises in 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, September 4, 2018

New CLIA UK & Ireland report finds that Central and Western Europe were the most popular destinations

Aurora Expeditions joins CLIA to boost presence in UK and Ireland

Aurora Expeditions joins CLIA to boost presence in UK and Ireland
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, July 30, 2018

Australia-based adventure travel operator hopes to find new ways to market its cruises to new travellers

New Zealand was one of the fastest-growing cruise markets in 2017

New Zealand was one of the fastest-growing cruise markets in 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

CLIA finds that a record 98,000 New Zealanders took an ocean cruise, an 8.7% rise from 2016

Asian ports to welcome 7,100 cruise calls in 2018

Asian ports to welcome 7,100 cruise calls in 2018
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, July 23, 2018

CLIA Asia report shows that 60% of the port calls will be in East Asia and 36% in South East Asia

Cindy D'Aoust to step down as president and CEO of CLIA

Cindy D'Aoust to step down as president and CEO of CLIA
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 20, 2018

D'Aoust has held the position for two years and will remain in place until her successor is appointed

European cruise industry generated a record €47.9 billion in 2017

European cruise industry generated a record €47.9 billion in 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, July 9, 2018

New figures from CLIA showed that 6.5 million people embarked on a cruise from the region last year