In this article, we are going to list the 5 Largest Cruise Companies in the World. To read our detailed analysis of the cruise industry and its path to recovery following the coronavirus crisis, go to 15 Largest Cruise Companies in the World.
5. MSC Cruises
Geneva-based MSC Cruises is owned and operated by the private shipping company Mediterranean Shipping Co Ltd in Switzerland. MSC Cruises offers trips in the Mediterranean and the Caribbean. Seasonal itineraries are available as well which include South America, China, and the Emirates. MSC Cruises will start sailing again in May 2021 in Northern Europe.
In 2019, MSC Cruises reported an increase of 42% in its total assets to $13.5 billion from $9.5 billion. In the same year, the company posted a $3.9 billion net income. The company has a total of 17 vessels, as of 2019.