Global Maritime Passenger Transport Industry
The global maritime passenger transport industry continues to expand due to a high rate of customer satisfaction. According to Koncept Analytics, cruise takers report better than expected cruise experiences for both first time and repeat cruise takers. Cruise trips are also becoming more accessible to a wider customer base due to declining prices. Over the past decade, the global cruise sector has witnessed a near doubling in passenger numbers.
The global cruise sector benefits from high demand, value appeal, good passenger demographics and strong consumer satisfaction. Growth in the world vacation cruise market is fuelled by low pricing and low penetration rates, reports Global Industry Analysts. Planned capacity additions carried out by leading cruise companies are forecast to drive growth in the global vacation cruises market in the near future.