Visitor arrivals to Australia up 7% in May-2017

    Tourism Australia reported (17-Jul-2017) visitor arrivals to Australia rose 7% in May-2017. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 579,100, +6.8% year-on-year;
      • New Zealand: 104,800, -0.1%;
      • China: 79,300, +11.1%;
      • US: 50,200, +8.4%;
      • Singapore: 38,000, +4.7%;
      • UK: 30,600, +2.7%.