Visitor arrivals to Vietnam up 14% in May-2019, air arrivals up 10%

    Vietnam‘s General Statistics Office reported (20-Jun-2019) foreign visitor arrivals to Vietnam for May-2019. Details include:

    • International visitor arrivals: 1.3 million +14.3% year-on-year;
      • By market:
        • China: 427,788, +13.4%;
        • South Korea: 318,326, +18.8%;
        • Japan: 86,123, +33.6%;
        • US: 48.237, +2.2%;
        • Taiwan: 72,921, +29.9%;
        • Malaysia: 47,006, +9.6%;
        • Russia: 45,944, +18.4%;
        • Thailand: 40,899, +51.7%;
        • Australia: 28,415, +5.5%;
        • UK: 22,235, +10.1%;
      • Arrivals by air: 1.0 million, +10.4%.