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NEW! 2014 Edition - Annual Cruise Port Survey
The latest edition of our annual survey of the world's leading ports by region detailing passenger numbers and future growth projections as well as detailed profiles of the region leaders.
International Cruise Market Monitor
Now in its 18th year this quarterly publication contains all the latest news, market updates and port and cruise company developments. The annual subscription price includes 4 quarterly editions containing all the latest market data as well as a cruise or destination special reports(available separately from £115 each)
The current edition includes the Annual Survey of the World's leading ports
Tourism & Cruise Country Report: Southern Cone Region of South America
A report focusing on the developments in tourism and the cruise market potential of the Southern Cone region of South America encompassing primarily Argentina, Chile and Uruguay
Destination & Source Market Report Mediterranean & Northern Europe 2014
This report contains all the latest statistics for the ports and destinations in the Mediterranean and Northern Europe cruising regions; looking at fleet deployment and base port utilisation and providing an in depth analysis on growth in the region. It also includes an analysis of the region as a passenger source market looking at all the key contributing nations with a specific in depth look at Germany which is looking set to overtake the UK as the leading contributor in the region.
Caribbean & South America Regional Cruise Market Report
This Regional Cruise Market Report covers the Caribbean & South America looking at fleet deployment and base port utilisation and providing an in depth analysis on growth in the region for the year ahead.
Cruise Industry Statistical Review 2012-13
Now in its 15th year of publication the Cruise Industry Statistical Review is a fully comprehensive resource, offering a wealth of industry data essential to all those involved in the cruise industry. The publication contains over 250 pages of data and vital statistics on the cruise industry.
Regional Market Report- Asia Pacific & the Indian Ocean
This report covers the cruising regions of Asia Pacific and the Indian Ocean including two of the most populated and fastest growing nations , namely China and India. The report looks at, amongst other things, the source markets and operators and provides statistics regarding operators and ships as well as providing a breakdown of base port utilisation.
Cruise Industry Casualty Report -2013
Due to increased interest regarding the safety record of the cruise industry we have published this report which includes data and analysis uniquely available on a global scale. The company has been collating and analysing this information as part of its annual Cruise Industry Statistical Review for over 11 years and has now examined this in more detail to produce a comprehensive report covering all casualties by type, vessel and nature of the incident.
Competing in a Changing World: Outlook for Cruise Tourism to 2020
New market opportunities are an essential consideration and the report focuses on Russia, the Black Sea and Latin America amongst others. As well as new source markets the report analyses the scope for port and destination development as well as some of the wider issues affecting the industry such as fuel costs and the environment. In all it is a comprehensive assessment of the coming years with a detailed outlook to 2020 and what the industry can expect and achieve.
NEW ! The Cruising Potential of Russia & Eastern Europe
This report examines the tourism potential for Russia in particular but also the wider Eastern European region. The scope for the development of cruise tourism is discussed in detail looking at its potential as both a destination and source market.
Tourism & Cruise Country Report - South East Asia & Australasia
Although much of Asian tourism growth arises from the Chinese powerhouse there is significant development in other emerging markets. This report looks at key countries such as Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore amongst others and assesses their tourism potential and developing cruise market. The report also examines tourism developments in Australia a more mature market and the cruise industry is reflected upon both in terms of destination development and source market potential.
Tourism & Cruise Country Report: Russia and Turkey: An Olympic opportunity for Cruising?
Russia & Turkey both border the Black Sea offering growing opportunities for inbound & outbound tourism. This year 2014 will be especially significant with the Winter Olympics being held in the Russian resort of Sochi turning the global spotlight on tourism in this and the wider Black Sea region. This report examines the tourism development and potential of Russia and Turkey as well as looking at the latest developments surrounding these ports namely Sochi and Istanbul.
Regional Cruise Market Report-East & West Coast America 2013
These two regions provide an interesting blend of all-year round operations through cruises to Hawaii, California and Mexico with the seasonal destinations of Bermuda, Alaska and Canada and New England segment. Both these regions are currently challenged by the effect of existing and incoming environmental legislation.This report looks at the fleet deployment and includes analysis by operator and cruise group as well as examining passenger throughputs at the region's ports.
Turkey and Black Sea Country Report
Traditionally the cruise industry has viewed Turkey as a destination but this perception is changing as there is a growing realisation that Turkey also offers the opportunity to be developed as a source market. This may involve its own domestic population as well as other source markets in the Middle East and Eastern Europe, especially from those countries with direct air links to Turkey such as Russia, Bulgaria and Ukraine. This report examines the data to assess the potential for the region as both a source and destination market.
Tourism developments in Asia with a focus on China - Sizing up Asia’s true cruise potential
This report assesses the tourism opportunities in the China and the Asia Pacific region as both a destination and a source market and looks specifically at the potential in terms of cruise ship passengers.
Tourism & Cruise Country Report - Brazil & Argentina
This report examines the tourism potential offered by Brazil & Argentina looking at numbers of tourists as well as spending potential. These two countries are amongst the fastest developing in the world with much happening in the region both economically and on a tourism front with major events such s the World Cup and the Rio Olympics pending. The report examines the scope for the development of cruise tourism in particular looking at ports and destinations in the region.
Tourism & Cruise Country Report - UK & Ireland 2013
Updated for 2013- The UK remains second to the USA in terms of numbers cruising with last year’s total, including Ireland, reaching over 1.7 million. This report examines the UK & Ireland as a source market profiling the customer base and looking at how the market has developed.
Cruising and the Environment 2012
The environment continues to be a prime focus for the cruise industry and this report reviews the current issues, legislation and potential future developments for the industry. The subject is one of much debate and the analysis here attempts to bring the current thinking into an accessible format for all who have an interest or want to keep themselves up to speed with cruising and its environmental issues.
River Cruising Report
Special report on the global river cruising market examining capacity and source markets.
Supply Developments in the Cruise Industry
This report looks at the principal elements affecting the supply side of the cruise industry. As well as newbuildings, the report looks at deletions of ships that for various reasons are no longer suitable for cruise ship service, conversions of other ship types to cruise and finally, the sale and purchase market. This report covers all these aspects of supply development providing a comprehensive summary of the market through to 2016.
Regional Cruise Market Report-French Guiana
In this report we examine what is, possibly the least well-developed of the various French islands and other territories in the Caribbean from a cruising perspective, French Guiana despite being well placed geographically to be incorporated in the cruise lines’ itineraries within the well-established Eastern and Southern Caribbean cruising grounds.
The Ferry Industry to 2016: Profiting from Change
This report covers the prospects for the global ferry industry.