Visitor arrivals to Taiwan up 16% in Jul-2019, resident departures stable at 1.6m

28 August, 2019

Taiwan Tourism Bureau reported (26-Aug-2019) visitor arrivals to Taiwan for Jul-2019. Details include:

  • Visitor arrivals: 988,765, +15.9% year-on-year;
    • Asia: 886,770, +17.3%;
      • Mainland China: 322,444, +43.2%;
      • Japan: 145,794, +12.7%;
      • Hong Kong and Macau: 168,800, +4.4%;
      • South Korea: 72,797, +15.5%;
      • Philippines: 38,328, +28.7%;
      • Vietnam: 36,939, -27.0%;
      • Thailand: 27,447, +30.2%;
      • Singapore: 23,022, -0.3%;
      • Malaysia: 22,902, -0.5%;
    • Americas: 60,699, +2.4%;
      • US: 48,942, +2.4%;
    • Europe: 30,765, +8.3%;
      • UK: 5830, +7.0%;
    • Oceania: 9296, +5.1%;
      • Australia: 7471, +1.6%;
    • Africa: 1098, +8.8%;
  • Departures: 1.6 million, +0.4%. [more - original PR]