Following several years of staggering growth, MSC Cruises boasts the most modern and advanced fleet of cruise vacation ships in the world, with 11 ships currently in operation. The company currently carries over 1 million passengers each year. MSC the leader in the Mediterranean cruise market, sailing in the region throughout the entire year, as well as offering a wide range of seasonal itineraries in Northern Europe, Transatlantic, the Caribbean, Canada/New England, South America, the Indian Ocean, South and West Africa. The company is entirely European owned. It employs 12,000 individuals around the globe and has offices in over 42 countries.
MSC Magnifica, who launched in March 2010, MSC Splendida and MSC Fantasia which are the largest ships ever built for a European cruise line, along with the MSC Poesia, MSC Orchestra, MSC Musica, MSC Sinfonia, MSC Armonia, MSC Opera, MSC Lirica and MSC Melody.