Visitor arrivals to Qatar up 12% in the first nine months of 2019

    Qatar‘s Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics reported (04-Nov-2019) the following visitor arrival statistics for the nine months ended Sep-2019:

    • Visitor arrivals: 1.5 million, +12.4% year-on-year;
      • By market:
        • Gulf Cooperation Council States: 170,015;
        • Other Arab countries: 107,458;
        • Other Africa: 32,963;
        • Other Asia Pacific: 585,606;
        • Europe: 457,371;
        • Americas: 139,240;
    • Visitor arrivals by air: 1.4 million, +8.6%.