Visitor arrivals to Vietnam up 29% in Sep-2019, air arrivals up 32%

    Vietnam‘s General Statistics Office reported (02-Oct-2019) foreign visitor arrivals to Vietnam for Sep-2019. Details include:

    • International visitor arrivals: 1.6 million, +28.8% year-on-year;
      • By market:
        • China: 604,922, +48.6%;
        • South Korea: 339,560, +22.5%;
        • Taiwan: 78,117, +33.8%;
        • US: 48,718, +14.1%;
        • Japan: 91,801, +17.7%;
        • Malaysia: 50,471, +5.6%;
        • Russia: 41,390, -0.5%;
        • Thailand: 34,350, +43.2%;
        • Australia: 29,125, +2.7%;
        • UK: 20,633, +11.0%;
      • Arrivals by air: 1.3 million, +31.8%.