Visitor arrivals to Vietnam up 34% in Oct-2019, arrivals from China up 61%

    Vietnam‘s General Statistics Office reported (05-Nov-2019) foreign visitor arrivals to Vietnam for Oct-2019. Details include:

    • International visitor arrivals: 1.6 million, +34.3% year-on-year;
      • By market:
        • China: 597,589, +60.9%;
        • South Korea: 361,113, +19.0%;
        • Taiwan: 87,996, +44.0%;
        • Japan: 74,142, +23.0%;
        • US: 53,312, +11.4%;
        • Thailand: 52,604, +60.3%;
        • Malaysia: 46,783, +15.1%;
        • Cambodia: 41,656, +178%;
        • Russia: 41,561, +1.9%;
        • Australia: 34,606, +3.6%;
      • Arrivals by air: 1.3 million, +38.6%.