Visitor arrivals to Fiji up 6% in 1H2019, arrivals from US up 12%

    Fiji‘s Bureau of Statistics reported (18-Jul-2019) visitor arrivals to Fiji for Jun-2019 and 1H2019. Details include:

    • Jun-2019:
      • Visitor arrivals: 85,652, +4.9% year-on-year;
        • Australia: 34,620, +5.6%;
        • New Zealand: 23,076, +3.0%;
        • US: 10,504, +5.4%;
        • China: 3384, -6.1%;
        • UK: 1605, +29.5%;
        • Canada: 949, -13.6%;
        • Japan: 803, +139%;
        • South Korea: 547, -19.9%;
    • Six months ended Jun-2019:
      • Visitor arrivals: 407,495, +6.1%;
        • Australia: 163,826, +2.5%;
        • New Zealand: 83,749, +7.9%;
        • US: 46,914, +11.6%;
        • China: 24,368, -2.7%;
        • UK: 8534, +9.6%;
        • Canada: 6414, +6.4%;
        • Japan: 2607, +156%;
        • South Korea: 4106, -1.7%.