About The Industry

About CLIA

Established in 1975, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) is the world’s largest cruise industry trade association, providing a unified voice and leading authority of the global cruise community. CLIA supports policies and practices that foster a safe, secure, healthy and sustainable cruise ship environment and is dedicated to promoting the cruise travel experience. Learn More

CLIA Cruise Lines

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) is the world's largest cruise industry trade association with representation in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australasia. Learn More


CLIA Events & Networking Opportunities. Learn More

Executive Partner Program

Business deals are born from personal connections, not phone connections. CLIA provides a number of different platforms and benefits across four membership communities. Executive Partner Membership gives access and creates opportunities to personally connect with cruise industry decision makers relevant to your business. Learn More

News and Research

CLIA conducts and publishes a variety of market research and economic studies which provide valuable insight relative to demographics, vacationing habits, interests of repeat cruisers and cruise prospects as well as the overall contribution the Cruise Industry makes to the economy. News and Research

Press Room

Welcome to the CLIA Press Room! Throughout the year, CLIA releases updates and information on our organization, our members and the cruise industry. Learn More

Policy Priorities

CLIA’s Global Maritime Policy Team coordinates the collaborative work of the oceangoing cruise industry on key maritime policy matters, engaging with professionals across the industry as well as international regulatory bodies and non-governmental organizations. Learn More

CLIA Annual Report

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Who's Who Directory

The CLIA Who’s Who Directory is a global directory of CLIA Cruise Lines and Executive Partners. Who's Who Global Cruise Directory