Double-digit growth in Asian outbound travel led by China - Asians head for the beaches
Sojerns Q3 Global Travel Insights report takes an in-depth look at the travel behaviors and preferences that defined this past quarter, and how they are shaping travel trends into Q4. The Asia-Pacific market is incredibly diverse, and weve uncovered the following for this quarter and what to look out for in the next.
Total business travel spending is expected to grow 9.2 percent this year reaching $317.9 billion USD. In 2017, another 8.4 percent increase is expected bringing total Chinese business travel spend to $344.6 billion USD.
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), together with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism of Mongolia and the World Cities Scientific Development Alliance (WCSDA), organized the International Silk Road Conference on Nomadic Tourism and Sustainable Cities in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on 13-15 October 2016.