Welcome to our homeporting visitors!

Welcome to our homeporting visitors!

St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA) would like to welcome the guests of Celebrity Millennium to the beautiful island of St. Maarten! We are as much excited for this milestone in homeporting as we are for the return of cruising after this...
Response to CFT Interview

Response to CFT Interview

In the Herald of 26 January an extensive interview with the Chairman of the “College Financieel Toezicht” (CFT), the financial supervisor of our government was published. In this article several statements of the Chairman were made that need further discussion. Quote...
SHTA CALLS FOR PLANNED 2021 EVENTS FOR CALENDAR

SHTA CALLS FOR PLANNED 2021 EVENTS FOR CALENDAR

The St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) today announced its renewed cooperation with International Liquor & Tobacco Trading (ILTT) on the St. Maarten event calendar, calling on companies and NGO’s to share planned events for 2021 before December...
Response to CFT Interview

Comparative State of the Economy

For many years, members of the St Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA) have jointly cooperated on collecting occupancy rates as an economic performance indicator. SHTA compared numbers of before hurricane Irma and 2019 as the last full pre-pandemic year...
SHTA to hold Tourism Survey Result Workshop

SHTA to hold Tourism Survey Result Workshop

The Sint Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA) will be presenting the findings of its tourism survey which resulted in the gathering of valuable data to be used in upcoming targeted marketing efforts. SHTA and its partners executed the survey...