Ontario Cruise Industry Receives Financial Boost

By ,   December 24, 2017 ,   Cruise Industry

Cruise industry in Ontario is currently receiving financial boost from province. The news will have an impact on port cities like Midland.

CSIG (Cruise Ship Industry Group) received a US$250,000 grant from Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Sport.

The grant will support Great Lakes cursing industry in Ontario, including the development of Ontario Cruise Ship Industry.

St Lawrence Seaway (Ontario, Canada)

Image: St Lawrence Seaway (Ontario, Canada)

Working closely with Great Lakes Cruise Coalition and Cruise Ontario (its Canadian arm), CSIG will create a business case which identifies current state and future prospects of Great Lakes cruise ship industry in Ontario. It will also create a strategy to guide the industry's development and identify the needed improvements in the infrastructure of ports and port attractions.