Cruise Seattle 2010 Fact Sheet

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					                                    Cruise Seattle
                                   2010 Fact Sheet
Vessel/Passenger Growth

  •   1999:   6 vessels – 6, 615 passengers
  •   2000: 36 vessels –120,000 passengers
  •   2001: 59 vessels – 170,495 passengers
  •   2002: 75 vessels – 244,905 passengers
  •   2003: 99 vessels – 345,000 passengers
  •   2004: 148 vessels – 562,000 passengers
  •   2005: 169 vessels – 686,357 passengers
  •   2006: 196 vessels – 751,000 passengers
  •   2007: 190 vessels – 780,593 passengers
  •   2008: 210 vessels – 886,039 passengers
  •   2009: 218 vessels – 875,433 passengers
  •   2010: 223 vessels - 858,000 passengers (estimated)


Local Economic Impact (2008 data)

      •   $312.5 – annual business revenue
      •   3,781 jobs
      •   $16.1 million – annual state & local taxes

Homeport Cruise Lines – 2010
  •   Carnival Cruise Lines offers 7-day Alaska cruises on the Carnival Spirit, departing on
      Tuesdays from Pier 91.

  •   Celebrity Cruises offers 7-day Alaska cruises on the Infinity; and 3 and 4-day Pacific
      Northwest cruises from Seattle on the Mercury. Both vessels depart from Bell Street Pier
      Cruise Terminal at Pier 66.

  •   Holland America Line offers 7-day cruises from Seattle to Alaska on the Zaandam,
      Oosterdam and the Rotterdam. Sailings depart Friday, Saturdays and Sundays from
      Smith Cove Cruise Terminal at Pier 91. The Amsterdam will offer 14-day Alaska sailings
      every other Monday from Pier 91.

  •   Norwegian Cruise Line offers 7-day cruises from Seattle to Alaska on the NCL Star
      and the NCL Pearl. Sailings depart Saturdays and Sundays from Pier 66.

  •   Princess Cruises offers 7-day cruises from Seattle to Alaska on the Golden Princess
      and Sapphire Princess. Sailings depart Saturdays and Sundays from Pier 91. The
      Royal Princess will offer 14-day Alaska sailings every other Monday from Pier 91.

  •   Royal Caribbean offers 7-day cruises to Alaska on the Rhapsody of the Seas
      departing from Pier 91 every Friday.
                                                                                  12/15/2009