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The MARINE INTERIORS Cruise & Ferry Global Expo and Seatrade Europe Cruise & River Cruise Convention successfully concluded in Hamburg

The MARINE INTERIORS Cruise & Ferry Global Expo and Seatrade Europe Cruise & River Cruise Convention successfully concluded in Hamburg - © Hamburg Messe und Congress / Fotograf (Image at LateCruiseNews.com - September 2023)The MARINE INTERIORS Cruise & Ferry Global Expo and Seatrade Europe Cruise & River Cruise Convention successfully concluded in Hamburg, after welcoming 3,500 attendees from across the cruise industry from 6-8 September 2023 to engage in discussions about the future of cruising. (more…)









Hamburg Messe und Congress launches cooperation partnership with Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), World’s Largest Cruise Industry Association

Hamburg Messe und Congress (HMC) and Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) have signed an agreement to collaborate on three international trade fairs: Seatrade Europe Cruise & River Cruise Convention 2023, MARINE INTERIORS Cruise & Ferry Global Expo 2023, and SMM, the leading international maritime trade fair. (more…)



Cruise Shipping in Hamburg: At 280 Calls the 2022 Season closes with a positive Outlook. From 2025 all permanent cruise terminals to offer shore-based electricity

AIDAmar in front of Hamburg's Elbphilharmonie (AIDA Cruises)As the 2022 season draws to a close Cruise Gate Hamburg GmbH (CGH) sees the cruise industry in Hamburg moving forward in a positive way. So far, Hamburg has registered 280 calls by 49 different ships from 20 cruise lines, ten maiden calls, one christening and roughly 750,000 passengers as well as 41 calls by river cruise ships. (more…)

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AIDAmar greets Elphi at the start of its world cruise. AIDAmar set off from Hamburg on her first cruise around the world last night

AIDAmar in front of Hamburg's Elbphilharmonie (AIDA Cruises)AIDAmar set off from Hamburg on her first cruise around the world last night at 8:00 p.m. on the dot. With a lap of honour and a spectacular turning manoeuvre in front of Hamburg’s Elbphilharmonie, Captain Felix Rothe gave the guests and crew on board a very special start to the 117-day round-the-world voyage. (more…)

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Highlight of the “833rd Hafengeburtstag Hamburg”: A sea of lights for AIDAprima

Hafengeburtstag Hamburg 2022 | Feuerwerk- und Lichtershow mit AIDAprima

The “833rd Hafengeburtstag Hamburg” culminated on the evening of September 17, 2022: The main attraction on the River Elbe was AIDAprima, which as the centerpiece of the impressive light show “Hamburg’s Sea of Lights”, presented by AIDA Cruises, provided an opulent color painting in the heart of the Hanseatic city. (more…)

Marine Interiors area @SMM: The cruise industry is back on course. Leaders of the passenger ship building sector will meet on European soil in the MARINE INTERIORS area @SMM from 6 to 9 September 2022

Marine Interiors area @SMM: The cruise industry is back on course. Leaders of the passenger ship building sector will meet on European soil in the MARINE INTERIORS area @SMM from 6 to 9 September 2022 (Image at LateCruiseNews.com - August 2022)After a global ban on cruises was imposed in April 2020, cruise ships around the world have now resumed operation – and the demand is strong. For the first time this year, the leaders of the passenger ship building sector will meet on European soil in the MARINE INTERIORS area @SMM from 6 to 9 September 2022. (more…)

Costa Group Establishes Decarbonization Department. The new unit concentrates scientific and technical expertise from across the Group to focus on the goal of zero emission cruising for Costa and AIDA Cruises

Costa Cruises (Logo)AIDA Cruises (Logo)Costa Group — the leading European cruise company with its two brands Costa Cruises and AIDA Cruises, and a part of Carnival Corporation & plc today announced the creation of a dedicated decarbonization department within its Carnival Maritime unit based in Hamburg. (more…)