Tourism Revenue To Reach $2,4 Billion in Panama

By the end of July, tourism revenue grew 15% when compared to the same period of 2009. If sustained, Panama could reach $2,4 billion by the end of this year.

Friday, September 17, 2010

Panama received $967,4 million in tourism revenue in the first seven months of this year, 15% more than 2009, when the country netted $837,7 million.

During these first seven months the quantity of tourists also increased to 991.000 visitors, a 10% increase when compared to last year.

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Tourism Panama: More Central Americans Arriving

August 2015

Between January and June 2015 general tourist spending grew by 14% compared to 2014, with the number of travelers arriving from Central America growing by 30% .

A report by the Panama Tourism Authority (ATP) reveals that in the first six months of this year, visitors who were in Panama spent $1.909 billion, an average of $10.5 million per day.

Tourism Numbers in El Salvador

October 2014

Between January and July 2014 the number of tourists who came into the country increased by 4.7% compared to the same period in 2013, and they spent on average $108.6 per day, which is 3% more.

From a statement issued by the Ministry of Tourism of El Salvador:

The main tourism indicators (employment, income, daily expenses, lodging, number of visitors) reported significant growth in the first seven months of the year, confirming the strength of the tourism industry in the Salvadoran economy. The indicator for job creation in tourism in the month of June 2014 shows an increase of 5.93% compared to the same month in 2013, with more than 48,893 versus the 46,154 jobs recorded in 2013.

Tourist Spending in Panama Increases

November 2011

In the first nine months of the year an increase of 13.9% was reported in daily spending compared to the same period in 2010.

During the aforementioned period, spending by visitors amounted to $1,397 million, $170 million more than in 2010.

"Although projections by the Panama Tourism Authority indicate that in 2011 the country will surpass the barrier of two million tourists, some business connected with the activity believe that this figure will not be reached.

Tourist Spending Up in Panama

August 2010

In the first six months of the year tourists spent $582.1 million, $64 million more than the same period in 2009.

In both 2009 and 2010 the most productive months were January and March.

"These figures make Panama one of the countries with most tourist spending in Central America, according to the Tourism Authority," reports "An average of 13,283 visitors now pass through Tocumen Airport every 24 hours".

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