Travel & Cruise 2nd Quarter 2022

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CEO’S LETTER

CLIA GLOBAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Pierfrancesco Vago CLIA Global Chairman Executive Chairman MSC Cruises

Micky Arison Chairman Carnival Corporation & plc

Michael Bayley President & CEO Royal Caribbean International

Frank J. Del Rio President & CEO Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings

Arnold Donald President & CEO Carnival Corporation & plc

Jason Liberty President & CEO Royal Caribbean Group

Thomas Mazloum President Disney Signature Experiences

Charles B. Robertson President & CEO American Cruise Lines

CLIA STAFF

Kelly Craighead President & CEO

Mike McGarry Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs and North American Secretariat

Caroline Johnson Senior Vice President, Membership Operations

Brian Salerno Senior Vice President, Maritime Policy

Joshua S. Good Senior Vice President, Global Finance and Operations

Welcome to this issue of Travel & Cruise. The imminent return to 100% capacity in cruising worldwide truly represents the collective spirit and unified success of the cruise community. While we celebrate such a significant feat, we have much work ahead of us to be a truly sustainable industry. While most cruise ships are back in service, all should be operating by August. More than 100 countries worldwide have reopened to cruising with a total of 7.5 million passengers sailing since mid-2020. Canada welcomed its first sailing in April, and Australia ended its long-running suspension with its first sailing on May 31. During the last two arduous years, the cruise industry has been united in its efforts to protect the health and safety of guests, crew, and the communities ships visit. Throughout it all and still, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has served as an advocate, convener, and facilitator of and for the wider cruise industry. Representing cruise lines, suppliers, business partners, as well as travel agencies and advisors, CLIA continues to play an important role in advocating on behalf of the industry, supporting communication and coordination between and amongst stakeholders and meeting directly with policymakers and key opinion leaders around the world stressing the high bar that cruise lines have set for having the most robust health and safety protocols to be found in a commercial setting while still delivering a best-in-class experience and the economic and social importance of cruising. In this issue, you can read about CLIA cruise line members’ commitment to sailing toward a better future, including pursuing the goal of net zero cruising – not only for our own sector by 2050 but the wider maritime industry worldwide. CLIA and our oceangoing members are investing in technologies and cleaner fuels now to realize this ambition as we further align the industry’s efforts with the collective global aim of protecting our planet. As part of that effort, CLIA, with the support of our members, is: Joining the Global Maritime Forum Call to Action for Shipping Decarbonization to seek government involvement in building the right framework and incentives to meet our emissions object. Equipping ships to connect to shoreside electricity facilities at available ports, as soon as possible but no than 2035, to reduce emissions when in port, contribute sustainable tourism activities and help make destinations better places to live and visit. There is no doubt that we have our work cut out for us. However, what we know now is that we are a resilient, strong, and unified community up to the challenge. Our future is bright; our determination is resolute; and our commitment is unwavering. On behalf of everyone at CLIA, we thank you for your continued support. Together in cruise,

Anne Madison Senior Vice President, Marketing and Strategic Communications

Kelly Craighead President and CEO Secon d Q ua r ter 202 2 | Travel & Cr uise 7