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Cruise business of Texas' Galveston Port hits record in Dec.

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

HOUSTON, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- The Port of Galveston in the U.S. state of Texas welcomed 113,488 embarking passengers aboard cruise ships in December, making it the busiest month since the port began its cruise business in 2000, a press release said on Friday.
Thirty-three cruise ships called on the port in December, breaking the previous record of 29 turnarounds set in December 2005. The port also celebrated its 9 millionth passenger in December 2017.
"All indications suggest that we will continu ...