The cruise ship orderbook has opened the month of September at 123 vessels set for delivery through 2027 and has passed the $70 billion mark.
Those included start with Dream Cruises who have named their first Global Class vessel the Global Dream which is set for debut in China in early 2021 at 208,000 tons with capacity for over 9,000 guests – the estimated building costs is $1.8 billion.
Furthermore, the American Harmony debuted for American Cruise Lines and the company put a name on their new build for 2021, called the American Melody.
Much more excitement is still yet to come when it comes to new ships in the year of 2019, the Greg Mortimer, Magellan Explorer and Hanseatic Inspiration are all set to launch into the cruise world.
In addition, the MSC Grandiosa is back from her weekend trial as well.
The Costa Smeralda is near to completion at Meyer Turku – it’s also the only LNG-fueled ship set to debut this year.