Visitor arrivals to Myanmar up 19% with strong growth in Asia market in Jan-2019

    Myanmar‘s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism reported (28-Feb-2019) visitor arrivals to Myanmar for the Jan-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 162,612 million, +19% year-on-year;
      • North America: 8757, -4%;
        • US: 7375, -4%;
      • West Europe: 23,522, -5%;
        • France: 6477, -9%;
        • UK: 3942, -17%;
        • Germany: 4084, +10%;
      • East Europe: 2673, -11%;
      • Asia: 121,439 million, +31%;
        • Thailand: 25,325, -9%;
        • China: 41,860, +102%;
        • Japan: 11,468, +23%;
        • South Korea: 14,435, +68%;
        • Singapore: 4739, -5%;
      • Oceania: 3464, -11%;
        • Australia : 3001, -13%.