Tourism in the first quarter of Thailand in early 2018, foreign tourists earning 560 billion baht!

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Tourism in the first quarter of Thailand in early 2018, foreign tourists earning 560 billion baht!

2018-04-28 20:00:11 268 ℃

Tourism in the first quarter of Thailand in early 2018, foreign tourists earning 560 billion baht!

Thailand's Ministry of Tourism and Sports The data on Thailand's tourism revenue generation in the first quarter of 2018 was released. The data showed that foreign tourists traveled to Thailand to receive nearly 10 million visits, generating income of 570 billion baht (about 1.14 trillion yuan).

Thailand's Ministry of Tourism and Sports said that Thailand's tourism revenue in early 2018 was another hit. During the period from January to March this year, a total of 10,608,686 foreign tourists traveled to Thailand, an increase of 15.39% compared to last year; tourism revenue reached 570 billion, an increase of 19.01% compared to last year. During the month of March this year, Thailand had 3,497,260 foreign tourists, an increase of 16.27% compared to last year; compared to last year, Thailand’s tourism revenue in the first quarter was 190 billion baht, an increase of 22.28% this year. Among them, the largest number of East Asian tourists was 2,256,798, accounting for 64.5%; rankings were ranked sequentially in Europe, South Asia, Oceania, South Asia, the Middle East, and Africa.

Tourism in the first quarter of Thailand in early 2018, foreign tourists earning 560 billion baht!

Last year last year, number of visitors this year The largest increase was recorded in South Asia by 17.94% (compared to last year). The top five categories were: China, Malaysia, Russia, Japan, and South Korea; the top five countries that had the highest income for Thai tourism were: China, Russia, Malaysia, the United Kingdom and the United States.

As for Thai local tourists, the number of domestic tourists in Thailand in February this year was 12.57 million, an increase of 9.24% over the same period last year; the income from Thailand’s tourism revenue reached 89.2 billion baht, up 15.8 percent year-on-year. %.

Tourism in the first quarter of Thailand in early 2018, foreign tourists earning 560 billion baht!

April 12-16 During the Songkran Festival in Thailand, there were 506,136 foreign tourists visiting Thailand, an increase of 6.2% year-on-year.The revenue generated was 2.47 million baht, a year-on-year growth of 16.2%. Thai tourists were 3.1 million, an increase of 12.4% year-on-year, and a total of 1.05 million baht, a year-on-year increase of 20.5%. Thai tourists and foreign tourists earned a total of 3.52 million baht, an increase of 12.1% over the same period last year.

Tourism in the first quarter of Thailand in early 2018, foreign tourists earning 560 billion baht!

Moreover, more and more The Thai tourists are eager to travel abroad. From April 12th to 16th, there were 283,564 Thai tourists going abroad, an increase of 31.4% year-on-year and a revenue of 8 billion baht, up 35.3% year-on-year.

According to data, tourists in East Asia and Europe play an important role in Thailand's tourism industry, especially Chinese tourists and Russian tourists are the main force in Thailand's tourism market.