Visitor arrivals to Singapore down 1% in Mar-2019, air arrivals down 2%

    Singapore Tourism Board reported (02-May-2019) visitor arrivals to Singapore for Mar-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 1.6 million, -1.3% year-on-year;
      • By market:
        • China: 300,191, +9.2%;
        • Indonesia: 249,096, -4.5%;
        • India: 106,497, +0.9%;
        • Malaysia: 106,147, -3.4%;
        • Japan: 84,029, +1.2%;
        • Australia: 73,817, -15.3%;
        • UK: 66,765, -2.0%;
        • South Korea: 47,163, -4.0%;
        • US: 65,343, +6.5%;
        • Philippines: 59,367, -5.6%;
      • Visitor arrivals by air: 1.2 million, -2.4%.