Carnival's China-Built Cruise Ship Is Coming Along

Carnival's China Newbuild

The first newbuild for Carnival Corporation's joint venture with China State Shipbuilding Corporation is coming along ahead of its 2023 launch, according to photos just released by China State Shipbuilding Corporation.

The Waigaoqiao Shipyard in Shanghai announced that a key block of forward superstructure had been placed onto the hull.

Carnival's China Newbuild

The newbuild is being built on the Vista-class platform and will operate for Carnival's domestic Chinese brand, along with a second ship slated for delivery in 2024. in addition, the brand has ownership of the Costa Mediterranea and Costa Atlantica.

Cruise Industry News Email Alerts


Email Newsletter

Get the latest breaking cruise news. Sign up.

Cruise Ship Orderbook

92 Ships | 198,372 Berths | $57 Billion | View

New 2021 Expedition Report

Cruise Industry News Expedition Cover


Market Overview

Complete Insight

2027 Outlook

New Players

Full Coverage

Order Today

All New 2021 Annual

Cruise Industry News 2021 Annual


Entire Industry

Supply Data

All Companies

400 Pages

Digital Access

2027 Outlook

Order Today