Hong Kong Tourism Board sees 58.47 million tourists’ arrivals last year

Published on : Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Hong Kong Tourism BoardThe Hong Kong Tourism Board has recorded 58.47 million tourist arrivals in 2017, which is up 3.2 percent from a year earlier.

 

 

The growth of tourism in Hong Kong began since 2015. The tourist arrivals in Hong Kong dropped 2.5 percent in 2015 and 4.5 percent in 2016.

 

 

It also beat the original forecast made by the Hong Kong Tourism Board in February 2017 that tourists would drop 2.2 percent in 2017.

 

 

The total number of tourist arrivals in Hong Kong in 2017, there are about 44.45 million tourists from China that up to 3.9 percent year on year. Those not from the Chinese mainland hit 14.03 million, up 1.1 percent year on year.

 

 

Nearly 27.88 million stayed overnight, up 5 percent year on year, including 18.52 million from the Chinese mainland, up 6.7 percent and those not from the Chinese mainland stood at 9.36 million, up 1.9 percent.

 

 

These tourism statistics are quite positive, indicating that tourism and its related industry is boosting and booming number of tourists arrival and is recovering and will boost retail and hotel industries.

 

 

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