Visitor arrivals to Thailand up 13% in Oct-2019, arrivals from China up 28%

    Thailand‘s Ministry of Tourism and Sports reported (22-Nov-2019) visitor arrivals to Thailand for Oct-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 3.0 million, +12.5% year-on-year;
      • China: 826,392, +27.8%;
      • Malaysia: 327,068, +7.0%;
      • India: 161,961, +37.9%;
      • Laos: 154,272, +7.2%;
      • South Korea: 151,047, +14.4%;
      • Japan: 136,174, +11.6%;
      • Russia: 106,693, +5.4%;
      • US: 86,527, +4.2%;
      • Singapore: 80,576, +2.2%;
      • Cambodia: 78,564, -3.3%;
      • UK: 75,728, +2.2%;
      • Hong Kong: 74,740, +3.3%;
      • Vietnam: 70,130, -4.7%;
      • Australia: 67,857, -5.2%;
      • Taiwan: 67,357, +25.6%;
    • Tourism spending: THB147.8 billion (USD4.9 billion), +9.3%.