São Vicente: President of CCB exults with movement brought by three cruise ships and more than three thousand passengers

Mindelo, Mar 16 (Inforpress) – The president of the Barlavento Chamber of Commerce (CCB), Jorge Maurício, rejoiced with the movement of tourists in the city of Mindelo, throughout the day, who arrived on the island on three cruise ships .

“It is not unprecedented, but it is very rare for three cruise ships to be docked at Porto Grande at the same time”. Said the same source, when approached by the Inforpress agency, justifying that this is the intended dynamic.

During the day, in fact, the ships Azamara Pursuit, Balmoral and Insígnia were moored in Porto Grande, which, together, carry 3,481 passengers, that is, Maurício stressed, more than three thousand passengers at a time circulating in the city of Mindelo, for the market, for restaurants, souvenirs and land transport, that is, “the entire economic circuit to gain”.

For the president of the CCB, this movement today demonstrates that the cruise terminal, under construction, is based on “some sustainability”, that is, the bet on the cruise terminal in São Vicente brings “some perspective”.



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