Visitor arrivals to New Zealand up 11% in Feb-2018

    Statistics New Zealand reported (23-Mar-2018) international visitor arrivals to New Zealand for Feb-2018. Details include:

    • Total international visitor arrivals: 423,456, +11.4% year-on-year;
      • Oceania: 136,896, stable;
        • Australia: 123,008, -0.3%;
      • Asia: 120,720, +50.1%;
        • China: 68,928, +104.4%;
        • Japan: 11,984, +1.9%;
        • South Korea: 8560, -2.4%;
        • Hong Kong:  6304, +53.3%;
        • Singapore: 4288, +17.0%;
        • Malaysia: 3616, +20.9%;
      • Europe: 87,104, -2.9%;
        • UK: 39,456, -2.3%;
        • Germany: 15,824, -10.9%;
      • Americas: 71,408, +9.4%;
        • USA: 51,248, +7.8%;
        • Canada: 12,816, +9.4%;
      • Africa and Middle East: 4960, +9.9%;