2017 Rostock Cruise Season expects 192 Calls

Rostock Expects 192 Call Cruise Season
According to the ‘Cruise Industry News’ the North German port of Rostock/Warnemunde is expecting up to  190 vessel calls in the following  Cruise Season. 

“The year starts for the port on April 27 with the AIDAdiva, and there are five first-time calls including the Columbus, MSC Magnifica, Norwegian Getaway, Seven Seas Explorer and Viking Sky. AIDA will homeport the AIDAdiva and […] Continue Reading…

Rostock Port and ‘Der Landesverband Hafenwirtschaft’ celebrates 25 years of growth and adapting

The ‘Der Landesverband Hafenwirtschaft’/National Port Association of Germany is celebrating its 25th anniversary today.http://www.rostock-port.de/en/rostock-port/business-directory/company/Landesverband_Hafenwirtschaft_Mecklenburg_Vorpommern_eV_LHMV.html

When the old DDR was taken up into the Bundesrepublic in 1989, when the wall fell, nothing about business in the former East Germany was certain.

Everything had to be re-established and the many changes were not easy for the former DDR workers who had to learn new work methodes and adapt to the […] Continue Reading…

Rostock Port – 10% increase in Cargo volumes 1st half of 2015


We have written about the great passenger advances in this years traffic in Rostock  – http://www.germany-north.com/2015/05/08/cruise-ship-port-rostock-looks-to-record-2015-year/


Cruise ship port Rostock looks to record 2015 year

The Cruise port of Rostock faces a record year in 2015 –  with all together 181 cruise line visits from 39 various Cruise ship vessels. http://www.cruiseandferry.net/articles/warnem252nde-cruise-center-to-handle-181-cruise-calls-from-39-ships#.VUsvZzyJg5s

First vessel in this year – in total the season lasts 111 days -was the MS ‘Celebrity Silhouette’ carrying circa 3000 passengers.

These ships are not in anyway beautiful – they are in fact all ugly shoe boxes which would make any […] Continue Reading…

Cruise port Rostock has a record 2012 year – and expects even more visits in 2013

Cruise port of Rostock faces a record year in 2013 – this according to a new report in Die Welt – http://www.welt.de/newsticker/dpa_nt/regiolinegeo/mecklenburgvorpommern/article112207685/Kreuzfahrthafen-Rostock-steht-vor-Rekordjahr.html

Rostock can expect in 2013 as many cruise ships – and then some – as visited the port city in 2012.

Already with 16 more – 181 arrivals in total- than the previous season,  Rostock remains the most popular German  cruise port  exceeding even Hamburg.

The […] Continue Reading…