Published on : Monday, January 21, 2019
India has emerged as an important inbound tourism market for Thailand, with arrival numbers expected to soar by 2023. Thailand’s strong appeal in East Asian markets is looking positive this year as well.
The top-10 country supply markets for Thailand remains the same: China; Malaysia, Laos, Russia, India, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, the United States and United Kingdom.
Critics of mass tourism have warned Thailand of “overtourism” and have said that the country should scale back promotions in China’s low-priced package tour markets.
Russian tourists are also showing a lot of interest in Thailand.
India and Vietnam are now important markets for Thailand.
In revenue terms, the top 10 countries were China, Russia, Malaysia, the United Kingdom, the United States, Australia, Korea, Japan, India and Germany.