The Research Center

Welcome to CLIA’s Research Center. 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. In addition, research and statistical data on the industry is compiled and reported quarterly and annually.

Research, data, studies are compiled by CLIA’s Research Staff and commissioned from independent third parties.

2016 CLIA State of the Industry
2015 Annual Report
Quarterly Travel Agent Cruise Industry Outlook Report

Asia Cruise Trends

Asia Cruise Trends 2016
Asia Cruise Trends 2014

Operational Incidents Report

Report on Operational Incidents, 2009 to 2014
Executive Summary

Environmental Reports

2016 Environment Sustainability Report
2016 Cruise Industry Environment Infographic

Consumer Research

2014 North American Cruise Market Profile

Market Reports

2015 Year in Review
2014 Year in Review 
UK & Ireland Cruise Review 2014 
Cruise Ship New Build Delivery Schedule: Q2 2015
Contribution of Cruise Tourism to the Economies of Europe 2015
Europe Statistics and Markets 2015 
Europe Statistics and Markets 2014
Australia Market Report 2015
Australia Market Report 2014
New Zealand Market Report 2015
New Zealand Market Report 2014
France River Cruise Study: English

Economic Impact Studies

The contribution of the North American Cruise Industry to the U.S. Economy:
2014 U.S. Economic Impact Study
2014 U.S. Economic Impact Study Infographic
2013 U.S. Economic Impact Study 
2013 U.S. Economic Impact Study Executive Summary 
CLIA Fact Sheet Infographic

The contribution of Cruise Tourism to the Economies of Europe:
2016 Europe Economic Impact Study
2015 Europe Economic Impact Study

The contribution of Cruise Tourism to the Economies of Southeast Asia:
2014 Southeast Asia Economic Impact Study
2014 Southeast Asia Economic Impact Study - Major Findings

The contribution of Cruise Tourism to the Economies of Australia
2015 Australia Economic Impact Study

The contribution of the Global Cruise Industry to the Economy.
2014 Global Economic Impact Study
2014 Global Economic Impact Study Infographic
2013 Global Cruise Impact Analysis
Brazil 2014: English version
Germany Industry Report: English version


Asia Cruise Trends