Expotur Meant Contracts for 79% of Participants

63% of wholesalers who were participants at the tourism fair held in Costa Rica were there for the first time, and 79% received at least 5 contracts during the event.  

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

A statement from the Costa Rican Association of Tourism Professionals (ACOPROT):

Most employers signed contracts at Expotur

- Of the total wholesaler participants at Expotur 2013, 63% represented companies that had never before participated in the negotiations.

- 79% of local businesses say they have signed contracts.

For two days wholesalers from 36 different countries gathered together with 250 national employers to offer Costa Rica around the world as a tourist destination in issue 29 of Exportur. According to the Costa Rican Association of Tourism Professionals (ACOPROT), 63% of wholesalers came to tourism market for the first time and 79% reported having at least 5 contracts signed during the fair.

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