Tag archive for ‘Port St. Maarten’
Aerial shot Port StMaarten with cruise ships
By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

What will we learn from the cruise townhall meeting?

PHILIPSBURG – Port St. Maarten hosted a town hall meeting on Tuesday at its home-porting terminal in Pointe Blanche with experts from the cruise industry. The meeting aimed to share knowledge and stimulate greater More...

Disembarking Cruise Pax
By The Publisher On Sunday, January 5th, 2020

Port St. Maarten: 2019 Closes with 1.6+ Million Cruise Passengers

~ Port calls on Stakeholders to Move Forward Together in 2020 in Offering New and Enhanced Experiences ~ PORT ST. MAARTEN – The Old Year ended with the destination receiving over 1.6 million cruise passengers More...

Port SXM joins IPCSA Org
By Online Editor On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

Port St. Maarten becomes first Caribbean member of IPCSA

PORT ST. MAARTEN – Port St. Maarten was unanimously accepted as the latest member of the International Port Community Systems Association (IPCSA), and is also the first port in the Caribbean to become a member More...

Port SXM and Marine Sector Reps at FLIBS
By The Publisher On Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

World’s Largest In-Water Boat Show Reveals Opportunities abound in the Yachting Industry

PORT ST. MAARTEN – A delegation from Port St. Maarten and other local stakeholders recently returned from the flagship marine event, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) in Florida. Owned by the More...

FCCA 2019 Highlights magazine cover with Port St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Monday, October 21st, 2019

Center stage for Port St. Maarten at cruise convention in Puerto Rico

PHILIPSBURG – Cruise port St. Maarten takes center stage as the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) convention in Puerto Rico opens on Monday with a splendid picture of the port by photographer Christine More...

By Online Editor On Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Port to Launch its New Tech PCS Single Window

PORT ST. MAARTEN – More than 300 delegates including representatives from Port St. Maarten attended the Caribbean Shipping Association (CSA) 49th Annual General Meeting Conference & Exhibition (AGM) that More...

Port SXM Spreader Maintenance Team Training
By Online Editor On Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Port St. Maarten Maintenance & Cargo Personnel Complete Spreader Certification Further Enhancing Cargo Operation Skillsets

PORT ST. MAARTEN – Additional staff members working at Port St. Maarten Cargo Operations recently completed training with one hundred percent passing grade in the maintenance and full-operations of the container More...

Aerial shot Port StMaarten with cruise ships
By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Cruise tourism in a deep existential crisis

PHILIPSBURG – Cruise Tourism in St. Maarten is in a deep existential crisis, no matter how seemingly optimistic outgoing Tourism and Economic Affairs Minister Stuart Johnson spins the story. Cruise tourism has More...

Aerial shot Port StMaarten with cruise ships
By The Publisher On Monday, September 30th, 2019

Port St. Maarten to Undertake Investments to Maintain and Enhance High Guest Satisfaction Ratings

PORT ST. MAARTEN, Monday, September 30, 2019 – Port St. Maarten is expected to see a shift in the cruise market by receiving overall 10.6 per cent less cruise calls for the period November 1, 2019 to April 30, More...

Port SXM Seatrade Europe and FCCA
By The Publisher On Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Port St. Maarten Complimented about Superior Product by Cruise Industry at Seatrade Europe

PORT ST. MAARTEN – Representatives from Port St. Maarten recently returned from a successful Seatrade Europe Cruise & River Cruise Convention in Hamburg, Germany. The Port of St. Maarten continues to enjoy More...