Market Share of Chinese Tourists in Myanmar!
The newly released statistics for 2012 Myanmar tourism show a dramatic increase in the number of visitors and revenue incoming travel.
1millions tourist in myanmar!
70,000 Chinese tourists in Myanmar !
$ 534 million income !
Over one million travelers have flocked to Myanmar last year, compared with about 816,000 visitors in 2011. Income from tourism in the country has shown surprising growth year on year, registering an increase of 67 per cent of revenue.
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The total tourism income for 2012 was $ 534 million compared to U.S. $ 319 million in 2011. Foreign investment Despite reports of infrastructure overwhelmed by the sudden rise in the number of visitors, officials say they are not worried, and remain optimistic about foreign investment in the industry.
"Since the new investment law was passed last year, many foreign investors have asked about the situation," said David, expert in Voyage in Myanmar !
Ministry of Hotels and Tourism manager Khin Than Win CNN, adding that the Department focuses on the development of human resources, transportation and hotels. Numbers According to official statistics, there are currently 28,291 hotel rooms in Myanmar.
The development of Luxury Travel !The ministry is working on a project for the development of five-star Hoang Anh Vietnamese society Gia Lai Hotel. Thais beat the Chinese for most visitors by nationality. About 90,000 Thais, 70,000 Chinese and 37,000 American tourists visited Myanmar last year. Visitors are mostly men, the male-female ratio visitors to 62 percent to 38 percent. High hopes The Department expects many more in 2013. "We expect the growth of tourism to continue further and expect to receive 1.5 million tourist arrivals this year," said Khin Than Win, citing new visas on arrival as an additional reason for the increasing rapidly.
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