The organisers of the "Posidonia" exhibition held a press conference in light of the congress on Sea Tourism, to be held on June 21-22 at the new Letters and Arts Home of the Onassis Foundation, at which reference was made to cruises, coastal shipping and recreation boats.
Maritime Affairs, Islands and Fisheries Minister Yiannis Diamantidis stressed that this conference aims at the promotion of the dynamism of sea tourism and the great importance it has for the growth of the Greek economy and of all the Mediterranean with Greece as the focus.

Diamantidis said the cruise, yachting and passenger shipping are constantly in the priorities of the Maritime Affairs, Islands and Fisheries ministry policy, adding that Greece can become the growth catalyst for all the countries in the eastern Mediterranean.