Seatrade Cruise Med 2024

Seatrade Cruise Med 2024

Tourism Boats Yachting
Málaga, Spain
11-12 Sep 2024
Seatrade Communications Ltd.
2 years
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Seatrade Cruise Med

A premier cruise industry event

The cruise industry took off in a big way in the 1990s and a response to growing demands, Seatrade Cruise Med made its way onto the scene back in 1996. The international trade fair is ranked as the biggest meeting point for the industry in Europe and it’s often here that the future of the sector is formed for the next few years. You have the full assortment of products and services. Cruise lines can get equipment, navigation technology and security systems as well as network and negotiate with Mediterranean and global ports. If you’ve set your sights on doing business with the biggest brands in the world, this is where you’re able to meet them all. Seatrade Cruise Med also boasts incredible travel agent training on offer.

Seatrade Cruise Med 2024

The 2024 edition of Seatrade Cruise Med will be hosted as a live trade fair in FYCMA. The event dates are set between 11.09.2024 and 12.09.2024.


Land your hotel booking for Seatrade Cruise Med as early as tomorrow and make excellent savings no matter what size your budget is. Trade Fair Trips ltd is a veteran when it comes to providing accommodation for business travel and manages groups both large and small. Tell us how many rooms you need and we’ll send you a list with hand-picked offers within the hour. We know every great hotel in Malaga, Spain and cater to every price point. Discover the best hotel deals close to FYCMA Palacio de Ferias y Congresos and enjoy a short and efficient commute. Trade Fair Trips ltd is there for our clients even after you’ve booked your hotel for Seatrade Cruise Med. Clients comes to us with requests for meeting facilities on site or even construct their exhibition booths!

On foot
On foot:

Not advisable when travelling from Malaga Airport

40 minutes when travelling from María Zambrano Station

By car
By car:

10 minutes when travelling from Malaga Airport

5 minutes when travelling from María Zambrano Station

By public transport
By public transport:

60 minutes when travelling from Malaga Airport

30 minutes when travelling from María Zambrano Station


Hotels near Seatrade Cruise Med

Seatrade Cruise Med arrives every two years and editions tend to last for two days in early autumn typically around September. What’s important to know about this trade fair is it changes locations around Europe and the upcoming live edition is going to be held at Malaga, Spain. The venue for the proceedings is FYCMA Palacio de Ferias y Congresos, which is located close to the city centre. Seatrade UBM EMEA serves as the official organiser for the fair. Admission is given to industry professionals only and working hours are from 10:00 am in the morning until 18:00 pm in the afternoon on opening day and until 13:00 pm on closing day. Palacio de Ferias y Congresos sits next to the major motorway in Malaga some 9 km away from the Pablo Ruiz Picasso International Airport. Other than a car, there’s access to various bus lines, which can deliver you to the exhibition grounds in no time. 

  • One of the biggest strengths of Seatrade Cruise Med is that it never stays in one place and each new host city brings in a different kind of audience, which helps exhibitors to grow into new markets and make fresh connections; 
  • In 2022, visitors and exhibitors can look forward to the Expedition Zone, which is a direct reflection of the growing popularity of the expedition sector and the floor will curate only ports, expedition destinations, shorex providers, shipyards and suppliers;
  • Seatrade Cruise Med is your direct access to destinations and ports of the Mediterranean and you get to experience the entire regional market in one location. The main goal is to conduct business, so expect sales leads!

Seatrade Cruise Med endures thanks to the everlasting support and partnership with the Medcruise Assoc. – a partnership that ensures the growth of the international travel fair. This show up in the numbers as well. Last edition registered over 43,000 trade visitors from roughly 90 countries. This is more than enough attention to the 170 exhibitors, who make the trip to showcase their services and products. That’s more than enough to cover initial costs to appear and leads to new business. It’s the perfect environment to seek out new business connections and grow your client list. The exhibitor spotlight falls mainly on cruise lines as they keep the industry going, and they attract the attention of a variety of sectors and actors on the stage – cruise ports, tourism authorities, tour operators, cruise associations, ground handles, ship agents, food and beverage, cruise terminal suppliers, and even shipbuilders and repair. That’s the entire breadth of the industry under a single roof. 

Seatrade Cruise Med 2022 Edition

The 2022 edition of Seatrade Cruise Med was hosted in a face-to-face format at the FYCMA. It received more than 9,000 visitors, over 200 cruise line staff members, as well as more than 150 exhibitors. Over 70 countries were represented during the live edition, which took place between 14.09.2022 and 15.09.2022.

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