Port Members

Associate Members

The mission of MedCruise Association is to promote the cruise industry in the Mediterranean and its adjoining seas.

MedCruise Association has two types of members, Regular members – ports in the Mediterranean region and adjacent seas that manage cruises – and companies that are engaged in the cruise sector and provide services to these ports – Associate Members.

Today, the Association has grown to represent more than 130 ports around the Mediterranean region, including the Black Sea, the Red Sea and the Near Atlantic, plus 31 associate members, representing other associations, tourist boards and ship/port agents.

Membership benefits

  • Representation and discounts at major Cruise Shipping events
  • Constant promotion via the MedCruise website and social media
  • Access in MedCruise Studies (statistics, benchmarking, port finance…)
  • Links with European and International Associations
  • Meeting Cruise Lines during B2B meetings
  • Promotion in new source markets such as Asia
  • Professional Development Courses free to members.
  • Networking opportunities with other members during the MedCruise General Assemblies, exchange experiences, share and develop best practices
  • Inclusion in Key directories circulated to cruise industry professionals around the globe (Yearbook, Newsletters, brochures…)

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

for New Regular Members

MedCruise Constitution – Article IV.1.7

Application:

The procedure to become a MedCruise member shall be as follows:

  1. Applications for membership shall be submitted to the Secretary General.
  2. The Secretary General shall study if the applicant meets the requirements and shall do a report to be presented to the Board of Directors.
  3. Any such election to membership shall be considered and subsequently approved or otherwise by the Board of Directors.
  4. The General Assembly shall make the final decision about the membership.
  5. After this approval, the applicant shall become a Regular member when he does the corresponding payments.

for New Associate Members

MedCruise Constitution – Article IV.2.6

Application:

The procedure to become a MedCruise Associate member shall be as follows:

  1. Applications for membership shall be submitted to the Secretary General with a letter of the corresponding Regular member seconding the membership.
  2. The Secretary General will study if the applicant meets the requirements and he will do a report to be presented to the Board of Directors.
  3. Any such election to membership shall be considered and subsequently approved or otherwise by the Board of Directors.
  4. The General Assembly shall make the final decision about the membership.
  5. After this approval, the applicant shall become an Associate member when he does the corresponding payments.