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Every week there seems to be new data depicting the exponential rise of international visitors to NZ and this week is no exception. According to a recent survey, spending by international visitors has increased by 31 per cent since 2014.
Visitors from Australia, China and the US are our largest markets, spending $2.4bn, $1.6bn and $1bn respectively.
Associate Tourism Minister Paula Bennett told Newshub that this is further evidence of tourism’s burgeoning success.
“It’s now worth $10.6bn, or nearly five percent of our GDP, and one in every eight people employed are now directly or indirectly related to tourism,” she said.News, Travel and Tourism News | Tagged Emirates, NZ Tourism, The Langham, Tourism New Zealand | Leave a reply