Black Sea Ports to Revive Cruise Shipping

By ,   June 14, 2018 ,   Cruise Industry

The USPA (Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority) has signed a plan for revival of cruise shipping operations with roundtrips from Black Sea ports for the next three years.

The plan considers Black Sea ports' possibilities of running cruise lines via reporting about safety in Black Sea region and its readiness to receive passenger cruise ships.

Despite the absence of passenger ships, modernization was carried out of Odessa Passenger Terminal: the kinetic facade was equipped, internal premises were repaired.

Port of Odessa

The Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority held meetings with top managers of cruise lines, such as AIDA Cruises, Carnival Corporation and Royal Caribbean Cruises and presented positive dynamic of the tourist flow in port Odessa.