Chinese travel agencies serves 4.9m inbound tourists and 17.6m outbound tourists in 3Q2019

    China‘s Ministry of Culture and Tourism reported (02-Jan-2020) the following tourism highlights for Chinese travel agencies for the three months ended Sep-2019:

    • Inbound tourists: 4.9 million;
      • Top 10 markets by share:
        • Hong Kong: 20%;
        • Taiwan: 13%;
        • South Korea: 11%;
        • Macau: 9%;
        • US: 5%;
        • Russia: 4%;
        • Malaysia: 4%;
        • Japan: 4%;
        • Singapore: 4%;
        • Thailand: 3%;
    • Outbound tourists: 17.6 million;
      • Top 10 markets by share:
        • Thailand: 17%;
        • Japan: 13%;
        • Taiwan: 8%;
        • Vietnam: 7%;
        • Hong Kong: 5%;
        • Macau: 5%;
        • Singapore: 5%;
        • Malaysia: 5%;
        • Russia: 4%;
        • Indonesia: 3%;
    • Domestic tourist: 49.3 million.