Major global cruise lines are increasingly setting their sights on emerging Asian markets, as growth in market demand and improving infrastructure continue to position Asia as a potential top market in the cruise industry. "It would not be an exaggeration to say that the cruise market in Asia is at the top of our list of emerging markets. A major trend of the cruise industry in recent years has been the globalization of destinations and itineraries as cruise lines strive to open new geographic markets and to provide new experiences for first-time cruisers as well as loyal customers," said Christine Duffy, Cruise Lines International Association's president and CEO.

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