Visitor arrivals to New Zealand down 1% in May-2019

    Statistics New Zealand reported (12-Jul-2019) visitor arrivals to New Zealand for May-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 219,331, -1.2% year-on-year;
      • Oceania: 102,944, +0.9%;
        • Australia: 90,848, +0.8%;
      • Asia: 68,258, -7.8%;
        • China: 27,782, -9.0%;
        • South Korea: 4344, -13.5%;
        • Japan: 3803, -8.2%;
        • Hong Kong: 3341, -18.8%;
        • Taiwan: 3221, -3.7%;
      • Europe: 16,193, -8.8%;
        • UK: 6918, -1.3%;
        • Germany: 2244, -20.8%;
      • Americas: 23,903, +1.1%;
        • US: 18,154, +6.4%;
        • Canada: 2856, +1.4%;
      • Africa and the Middle East: 2892, +15.1%.