Your Bridge to the China Tourism Market
China has emerged to be one of the fastest growing international tourism markets to the US.
With the growth of Chinese travelers to the U.S., there are huge benefits to having basic training to better understand how to navigate the vast China market.
The challenge now is to ensure that tourism industry suppliers across the country have the resources, the knowledge, the understanding and the capacity to leverage this opportunity to its fullest extent.
China has risen to be one of the fastest growing economies in the world.
China’s growth has been phenomenal and has risen to become the single market source bringing the largest percentage of visitation growth in the last three years.
In 2013, 1,810,000 Chinese visited the US. Chinese spending is by far the largest among all the international markets at over 21.1 billion dollars.
While Japan and the EU countries growth rate is stagnant, China’s double digit growth makes it a viable alternative for the US tourism industry to diversify its efforts.
China’s economic growth has continued faster than expected and in 2014, surpassed the US to become the largest economy on the planet. This growth will boost urbanization and further expansion of the middle class and affluent consumer groups. Chinese tourists are traveling in large numbers, hungry for world experiences and large-scale shopping opportunities.
With new found wealth and global awareness combined with an improved visa situation and increasing airlift, the Chinese are travelling like never before.
Destinations all over the world are looking towards China to cultivate new business opportunities and build a greater rapport.