Visitor arrivals to Myanmar up 28% in 1Q2019, arrivals from China up 131%

    Myanmar‘s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism reported (28-May-2019) visitor arrivals to Myanmar for the first three months of 2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 508,133, +28% year-on-year;
      • China: 159,153, +131%;
      • Thailand: 77,132, -11%;
      • South Korea: 37,648, +90%;
      • Japan: 34,308, +21%;
      • US: 21,000, +1%;
      • France: 17,494, -4%;
      • Singapore: 14,341, -2%;
      • Vietnam: 13,476, -6%;
      • India: 12,086, +11%;
      • UK: 11,531, -15%;
      • Malaysia: 11,618, -16%;
      • Taiwan: 10,949, +8%;
      • Germany: 10,989, -5%.