Cruise Forward

Fully committed to the safety and wellbeing of our passengers and crew.
Firmly anchored in innovation, transparency, sustainability and accountability.


Moving forward to safeguard
the health, safety and wellbeing of guests.


Innovating forward with minimal impact on the planet and more benefits to local communities.


Cruising forward responsibly with numerous passenger-focused measures, including a comprehensive Cruise Industry Passenger
Bill of Rights.


  • 21 Million

    Guests carried by cruise lines
    across the globe in 2013

  • $18 Billion

    Direct and indirect wages
    paid by cruise lines
    in the U.S. in 2013

  • 363,133

    Americans the cruise industry
    puts to work
    in every state

  • 10 Million

    Embarkations in the
    United States each year

  • 117 Billion

    Economic benefits worldwide
    from the cruise industry
    in 2013


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Passenger health and safety are important to us.
Very important.

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Leaving the world better than we found it.

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We hold ourselves to the highest of expectations. 

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"The cruise industry is a significant contributor to our nation’s economy and the economic benefits of cruising go beyond port communities - all 50 states benefit from the cruise industry’s direct and indirect spending."
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