Visitor arrivals to South Korea up 15% to 1.4m in Jul-2019

23 August, 2019

South Korea's Tourism Organisation reported (22-Aug-2019) visitor arrivals to South Korea for Jul-2019. Details include:

  • Visitor arrivals: 1.4 million, +15.4% year-on-year;
    • China: 519,132, +26.5%;
    • Japan: 274,830, +19.2%;
    • Taiwan: 113,587, +16.3%;
    • USA: 97,428, +7.9%;
    • Hong Kong: 59,036, +1.1%;
    • Vietnam: 52,521, +13.4%;
    • Thailand: 37,278, +11.5%;
    • Philippines: 29,074, -0.6%;
    • Indonesia: 18,260, +1.1%;
    • Malaysia: 16,831, +7.2%;
    • Canada: 16,103, +7.3%;
    • Australia: 11,840, +3.0%;
    • Singapore: 10,992, -4.6%;
    • UK: 10,826, +1.3%;
    • France: 10,716, +11.8%;
    • India: 10,432, +5.1%;
    • Germany: 9675, +6.3%;
  • Resident departures: 2.6 million, +5.9%. [more - original PR - English/Korean]