Visitor arrivals to Myanmar up 30% in the first four months of 2019, arrivals from China up 135%

    Myanmar‘s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism reported (03-Jun-2019) visitor arrivals to Myanmar for the first four months of 2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 648,025, +30% year-on-year;
      • China: 212,419, +135%;
      • Thailand: 97,116, -11%;
      • South Korea: 45,244, +89%;
      • Japan: 43,708, +24%;
      • US: 26,595, -2%;
      • France: 20,045, -3%;
      • Singapore: 18,152, -2%;
      • Vietnam: 17,980, -4%;
      • India: 16,020, +11%;
      • UK: 14,210, -12%;
      • Malaysia: 14,637, -12%;
      • Taiwan: 13,062, +6%;
      • Germany: 12,675, -2%;
    • Visitor arrivals by air: 595,109, +26%.