Next April 8, the Seatrade Cruise Global, the annual fair dedicated to the powerful cruise industry, will be held in the US city of Miami, where the most important and important actors of the sector will be present, among which the main shipping companies of the world. Gefico will go to Miami as a visitor, thus completing a year-end of intense commercial activity with its attendance at the most relevant events in the annual schedule of the different industries in which the company has interests.
Seatrade Cruise Global takes place over 4 days, from April 8 to 11, in Miami, one of the most important cities on the East Coast of the United States. Its port is recognized as the world capital of cruise ships and is home to more than 13 of the world's leading cruise companies. As for goods receipts, it is one of the most important port enclaves in the Americas, and therefore one of the most important economic engines of the US Atlantic belt.
Gefico will have the opportunity to be in an event that will be attended by more than 700 exhibitors, and is one of the largest commercial exponents of an industry that has a very significant growth forecast. It is estimated that in the horizon of 8 years more than 100 large cruise ships will be built, and that only in the next two years will the number of passengers increase by more than 28 million. It is a strategic event within the sector, in which Gefico seeks to have a leading role in the medium and long term.