Cruise ships are moving out of the US due to CDC restrictions: Will they return?

Cruise lines are slowly moving ship after ship abroad after more than a year without sailing in U.S. waters due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Typically, Americans represent nearly half of cruisers on an annual basis, and nearly half of cruises worldwide depart from U.S. ports, according to a 2019 report from Cruise Lines International Association, the industry’s leading trade organization. (