New Zealand reports 8% decline in visitor arrivals in Jun-2018, Europe visitors down 53%

    Statistics New Zealand reported (20-Jul-2018) international visitor arrivals to New Zealand for Jun-2018. Details include:

    • Total international visitor arrivals: 212,245, -7.8% year-on-year;
      • Oceania: 110,192, -5.1%;
        • Australia: 98,784, -6.7%;
      • Asia: 59,232, +11.7%;
        • Singapore: 4720, +1.0%;
        • China: 18,928, +6.7%;
        • Malaysia: 4176, +24.3%;
        • Hong Kong: 4096, +16.4%;
        • Japan: 4016, -3.8%;
        • South Korea: 3840, -3.2%;
      • Europe: 14,704, -53.2%;
        • UK: 5856, -72.8%;
        • Germany: 2000, -1.6%;
      • Americas: 23,072, -1.0%;
        • US: 18,096, -2.2%;
        • Canada: 2016, +8.6%;
      • Africa and Middle East: 3200, -11.5%. [more – original PR]