Visitor arrivals to Thailand up 5% in Jul-2019, tourism spending up 3%

    Thailand‘s Ministry of Tourism and Sports reported (26-Aug-2019) visitor arrivals to Thailand for Jul-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 3.3 million, +4.7% year-on-year;
      • China: 983,752, +5.8%;
      • Malaysia: 314,981, +6.8%;
      • Laos: 169,872, +16.3%;
      • South Korea: 166,107, +8.2%;
      • India: 164,159, +25.9%;
      • Japan: 134,395, +4.9%;
      • Hong Kong: 108,027, +3.3%;
      • US: 92,634, +4.9%;
      • UK: 79,872, +0.2%;
      • Singapore: 76,652, +1.5%;
      • Australia: 73,069, -6.9%;
      • Taiwan: 67,836, +10.8%;
      • France: 57,449, -2.9%;
      • Germany: 52,191, -1.8%;
      • Russia: 46,737, -6.0%;
    • Tourism spending: THB167.3 billion (USD5.5 billion), +3.1%.