Facts & Figures

Did you know?

  • 2018 marked the ninth consecutive year of sustained growth in international tourism.
  • A total of 1.4 billion tourists travelled the world in 2018.
  • Tourism generated US$1.7 trillion in worldwide exports in 2018.


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