Visitor arrivals to Philippines up 14% in the first nine months of 2019, led by South Korea market

14 November, 2019

Philippines' Department of Tourism reported (09-Nov-2019) the country received 6.2 million visitor arrivals in the nine months ended Sep-2019, an increase of 14.4% year-on-year. South Korea ranks first in visitor arrivals to Phillipines with 1.5 million arrivals, followed by China (1.4 million), US (792,619), Japan (518,211) and Taiwan (252,578). Visitor arrivals to Philippines increased 17.1% to 606,553 in Sep-2019. [more - original PR]