Visitor arrivals to Singapore up 1% in May-2019, arrivals from China up 7%

    Singapore Tourism Board reported (07-Jul-2019) visitor arrivals to Singapore for May-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 1.5 million, +0.9% year-on-year;
      • By market:
        • China: 282,152, +6.6%;
        • Indonesia: 215,446, -5.3%;
        • India: 182,601, -6.9%;
        • Malaysia: 106,294, +16.5%;
        • Philippines: 89,513, +7.0%;
        • Australia: 80,410, +2.8%;
        • Japan: 59,107, +10.5%;
        • US: 51,284, +12.6%;
        • South Korea: 43,456, -7.0%;
        • UK: 34,672, +2.5%;
    • Visitor arrivals by air: 1.2 million, +1.1%.