Welcome to CLIA - North West & Canada

Cruise Lines International Association – North West & Canada (CLIA-NWC) is a non-profit association representing the major cruise lines that operate in the Pacific Northwest (British Columbia, Washington State, Alaska & Hawaii) and in Atlantic Canada and Quebec.

It was established in 1986 to develop strong partnerships with the communities in which its member lines are based and where they visit.

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Highlights

Canada Place cruise terminal first in the world to install Automated Passport Control kiosks

Canada Place cruise terminal first in the world to install Automated Passport Control kiosks

Cruise ship passengers headed for the U.S. will now be able to scan their passports at ten automated BorderXpress kiosks at Canada Place. The new automated passport control stations are the first of their kind installed at a cruise ship terminal. 

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Holland America ships mean big business for Seattle

Holland America ships mean big business for Seattle

Provisioning – bringing aboard all the supplies and food products needed during a cruise – costs on average about $275,000 per cruise ship visit in Seattle. Holland America Line works with 600 Washington vendors.

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Juneau may welcome a million cruise passengers in 2015

Juneau may welcome a million cruise passengers in 2015

Cruise activity helps a small town like Juneau have a hospital, an airport, public transit and more.

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