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.

2018 CLIA State of the Industry
2017 Annual Report
2017 CLIA State of the Industry
2016 Annual Report
2016 CLIA State of the Industry
2015 Annual Report
Travel Agent Cruise Industry Outlook Report

Economic Impact Studies

The contribution of the North American Cruise Industry to the U.S. Economy:
2016 U.S. Economic Impact Study
2016 Canadian Economic Impact Analysis
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 Southeast Asia:
2017 North Asia Economic Impact Study

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

The contribution of Cruise Tourism to the Economies Brazil:
2016-2017 Economic Impacts in Brazil

The contribution of the Global Cruise Industry to the Economy.
2016 Global Economic Impact Study
2015 Global Economic Impact Study
2014 Global Economic Impact Study
2014 Global Economic Impact Study Infographic
2013 Global Cruise Impact Analysis
Brazil 2014: English version