cruise ship industry http://kplu.org en Cruise ships sailing from Seattle to Alaska down from 2010 peak http://kplu.org/post/cruise-ships-sailing-seattle-alaska-down-2010-peak <p>The number of cruise ships sailing to Alaska from Seattle remains down from the peak of two years ago.&nbsp; In 2010, 223 ships made the trip.&nbsp; This year, 202 ships will sail from Seattle.&nbsp; It&#39;s a slight uptick from last year when 196 ships used Seattle as a homeport during the summer Alaska cruising season.</p><p>The Port of Seattle says&nbsp; revenue from the cruise business remains strong .</p><p> Mon, 07 May 2012 19:05:15 +0000 Paula Wissel 4950 at http://kplu.org Cruise ships sailing from Seattle to Alaska down from 2010 peak