Visitor arrivals to Singapore up 4% to 1.5m in Oct-2019

    Singapore Tourism Board reported (05-Dec-2019) visitor arrivals to Singapore for Oct-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 1.5 million, +4.0% year-on-year;
      • By market:
        • China: 258,063, +4.2%;
        • Indonesia: 251,811, +11.8%;
        • India: 116,088, +1.8%;
        • Malaysia: 97,296, -6.2%;
        • Australia: 96,389, +1.4%;
        • Japan: 80,057, +8.2%;
        • Philippines: 73,794, +8.2%;
        • Thailand: 63,317, -3.7%;
        • South Korea: 56,589, +4.9%;
        • US: 50,632, +9.5%;
        • UK: 48,565, +0.6%;
        • Vietnam: 41,486, +0.7%;
        • Hong Kong: 35,903, +3%;
        • Taiwan: 34,565, +13.9%;
        • Germany: 28,445, -1.3%;
    • Visitor arrivals by air: 1.2 million, +5.6%.