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Old November 8th, 2007, 08:57 PM
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Default Re: Carnival To Institute Fuel Surcharge

Originally Posted by Rirruto

In response to escalating fuel prices, cruise operator Carnival Corp. and plc said Wednesday that it will begin charging passengers an additional $5 a day. The charge will apply only to the first two guests in a stateroom and will not exceed $70 for the entire voyage. Carnival will begin exacting the charge on all bookings departing on or after Feb. 1, 2008. Carnival said that due to skyrocketing fuel prices, its fuel costs have increased 140% over the past three years, and 50% in just the last seven months. The Carnival conglomerate operates 84 ships worldwide, with another 21 slated to enter service by mid-2012.
further , all cruiselines owned by carnival will be putting a fuel surcharge
for cruises afer Feb 1/07

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