Barbados July Cruise Ship Passengers Rise 87.6% on Year

Barbados cruiseship passenger visits rose 87.6 percent in July from the same month last year, according to the Central Bank in Bridgetown.

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                    July     June      May    April    March     Feb.     Jan.
                    2013     2013     2013     2013     2013     2013     2013
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Total             24,868   18,658   19,983   45,817   82,926   74,833   93,132
YoY%               87.6%    43.1%    18.6%   -10.3%     9.2%    -3.4%    14.4%
MoM%               33.3%    -6.6%   -56.4%   -44.7%    10.8%   -19.6%    24.2%
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SOURCE: Central Bank of Barbados

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