Visitor arrivals to Hong Kong down 14% in 2019

    Hong Kong Tourism Board reported (15-Jan-2020) provisional visitor arrivals to Hong Kong in the 12 months ended Dec-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 55.9 million, -14.2% year-on-year;
      • Mainland China: 43.7 million, -14.2%;
      • Non Mainland China: 12.2 million, -14.0%;
        • Short haul markets: 6.3 million, -18.7%;
        • Long haul markets: 3.9 million, -12.7%.