Visitor arrivals to Vietnam up 14% in Aug-2019

    Vietnam‘s General Statistics Office reported (03-Sep-2019) foreign visitor arrivals to Vietnam for Aug-2019. Details include:

    • International visitor arrivals: 1.5 million, +14.3% year-on-year;
      • By market:
        • China: 482,004, +12.4%;
        • South Korea: 401,038, +25.0%;
        • Taiwan: 79,339, +23.8%;
        • US: 54,684, +4.2%;
        • Japan: 96,250, +18.3%;
        • Malaysia: 45,482, +20.2%;
        • Russia: 39,967, -0.6%;
        • Thailand: 33,594, +32.2%;
        • Australia: 27,708, -3.5%;
        • UK: 29,491, +7.2%;
      • Arrivals by air: 1.2 million, +11.4%.