Maine Sees Banner Cruise Ship Traffic
October 2, 2012
Portland Press Herald: Four Maine ports from Eastport to Portland hosted cruise ships simultaneously, marking the busiest day ever for the state’s cruise industry, according to industry group CruiseMaineUSA.
A total of 4,304 passengers and 2,166 crewmembers were visiting the ports of Eastport, Bar Harbor, Rockland and Portland.
“It’s a fantastic year for cruising in Maine. It’s taken us 10 years of work to get to this point,” said Amy Powers, director of CruiseMaineUSA. “We have 4 ports active at once and we’ve never had that before.”
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