Visitor arrivals to UK up 2% in Jul-2019, visitor expenditure up 17%

    VisitBritain reported (24-Oct-2019) visitor arrivals to UK for Jul-2019. Details includes:

    • Visitor arrivals: 4.0 million, +2% year-on-year;
        • EU: 2.2 million, -2%;
          • EU15: 1.8 million, -2%;
        • Rest of Europe: 230,000, +17%;
        • North America: 710,000, +2%;
        • Others: 830,000, +10%;
      • Visitor expenditure: GBP2850 million, +17%.