Drop in Asian tourists offset by a record number of Americans travelling to Canada - ARCHIVED

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From 1986 until very recently, international tourism experienced a period of rapid growth worldwide. In 1996, for all trips of one or more nights taken anywhere in the world there was sustained growth of 5.6 percent in arrivals and 8.2 percent in international tourism receipts as compared with 1995. These increases represented 595 million out-of-country trips taken around the world and $434 billion US in revenue.

Issue Number: 1999001
Author(s): Beyrouti, Monique

Main Product: Travel-log (Touriscope)

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PDFJanuary 11, 1999