The just-published 2015-2016 Cruise Industry Information Report places MSC Cruises as the primary cruise line in Europe, including in the Mediterranean.

The Report, which is among one of the most reliable resources of details for the cruise industry, explained that MSC Cruises conquered the leading ranking in the sector thanks to an increased capacity across the continent of regarding 1.1 million passengers.

MSC Cruises CEO Gianni Onorato commented: “We are especially proud of this success. For it, we want to say thanks to all our guests which with their getaway option acknowledged the high quality of our item as well as offering, hence making MSC Cruises the number one cruise line currently also in Europe.

“MSC Cruises is a Europe-based company with strong global ambitions; we sail to numerous select destinations worldwide, from the Caribbean to South The u.s.a and also South Africa. However Europe, and the Mediterranean specifically, continues to be at the heart of our business owner, even as we grow and open up brand-new geographic opportunities– Cuba being just the most current example.”.

Onorato added: “Going ahead, we will continuously improve this location of strength in Europe to ensure we continue to be the trip line of selection for greater than 150 citizenships each year, in Europe, in the Mediterranean and also in other markets, where our unique cruise line experiences set us apart.”.

Swiss-based MSC Cruises is the world’s largest privately-owned cruise ship line. In addition to being the marketplace leader in Europe, consisting of in the Mediterranean, the business profit from a leadership position in the South American and South African markets.

MSC Cruises will cruise year-round from the Caribbean starting in November 2015 and offers seasonal cruises in the French Antilles as well as various other desired areas all over the world from Northern Europe to Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Oman.

MSC Cruises is an eager youthful line that expanded 800 percent in its first One Decade to come to be the fourth largest cruise business in the sector. The company is readied to increase its fleet capability by 2022, via a $5.5 billion assets plan, which includes orders for 7 ships in 2 classes.

Of these ships, MSC Cruises recently also revealed the opening of sales for MSC Meraviglia’s inaugural period– the business’s very first next-generation ship, which belongs to those investment plan. Since June 2017, the ship will sail in the Mediterranean from Barcelona, Genoa or Marseille. The 2nd next-generation ship currently under construction, MSC Beachfront, will sail year-round in the Caribbean starting in December 2017.