Incredible India International Cruise Conference 2022:
Sarbananda Sonowal, the Union Minister of Ports, Shipping and Waterways, and AYUSH during an event announced that Mumbai will be hosting the 1st Incredible India International Cruise Conference-2022 from 14th to 15th May 2022
- Sagarmala initiative was also talked about and how this initiative is connecting the ports of Vizag, Chennai, and Andaman with Goa, which receives the maximum number of tourists was discussed.
- Dr Sanjeev Ranjan, Secretary of Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways, Rajiv Jalota, Chairman of Mumbai Port Authority and Sanjay Bandopadhyay, Chairman of Inland Waterways Authority of India also spoke during this event.
- This event will be organized by the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), and the Mumbai Port Authority.
- The Indian cruise market has the potential of growing by ten times over the next decade due to disposable incomes and rising demand.
- The mascot of the conference: The logo, brochure, and the mascot of the conference were unveiled by Sarbananda Sonowal. The mascot of this conference has been named Captain Cruzo.