CHINA China’s inbound tourism remains steady in 2018


China’s inbound tourism remains steady in 2018

China Daily

03:33, February 07, 2019



China’s inbound tourism remained steady in 2018 when a total of 141 million inbound visitors were recorded, up 1.2 percent year-on-year, according to figures from the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

Inbound tourists brought a total of $127.1 billion in revenue to the tourism sector, registering a 3 percent increase compared with 2017.

Releasing the figures at a recent press conference, the ministry noted that with growing cultural consumption demand by residents, China saw continued increase in its per capita expenditure on consumption on education, culture and entertainment products.

Resident’s cultural and tourism consumption has evolved to become a new economic growth area in China, according to ministry officials.

Related Stories

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue