Visitor arrivals to Vietnam up 11% in Feb-2019, arrivals from South Korea up 26%

    Vietnam‘s General Statistics Office reported (28-Feb-2019) estimated foreign visitor arrivals to Vietnam for Feb-2019. Details include:

    • International visitor arrivals: 1.6 million +10.9% year-on-year;
      • By market:
        • China: 516,351, +6.8%;
        • South Korea: 383,205, +26.3%;
        • US: 77,423, +3.0%;
        • Japan: 70,841, +7.6%;
        • Russia: 70,774, +6.0%;
        • Taiwan: 77,916, +23.7%;
        • Australia: 30,286, -6.0%;
        • Malaysia: 43,369, +1.0%;
        • Thailand: 34,877, +33.5%;
        • UK: 30,967, +8.6%;
      • Arrivals by air: 1.3 million, +9.6%.