Emirates in discussions with MedCruise to boost cruises in the Mediterranean

Αirline company Emirates has been in discussions with MedCruise in order to boost the cruise industry in the Mediterranean as of 2018 with clients from Asia, according to the 111th MedCruise board meeting.

Piraeus Port Organisation (OLP) along with Cosco will participate in this effort of expansion to the Chinese market.

Τhe Croatian president of MedCruise, Kristijan Pavic, stated that the efforts of boosting the cruise sector will bring results in 2018 and onwards adding that time is needed to organise the market and prepare cruise ships for hosting Asian customers.

He also said that an important problem of the cruise sector is the situation in Turkey as terror attacks along with political instability have hit the sector.