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2Q17 Revenues from Tourism Sector Marked 657.6mln USD

Tourism sector’s revenues in the first half of 2017 made up 1.09bln USD, including revenues in the second quarter totaled 657.6mln USD, up 28% as compared to the same period of 2016.

In the first quarter of 2016 tourism sector’s revenues made up 434.6mln USD. In June the sector’s revenues rose by 43%.

In July Georgia hosted 982.487 international visitors, up 28.5% year on year. A total of 519 349 tourists arrived in Georgia in July, up 32.9% year on year.

According to Tourism Administration and Ministry of Internal Affairs, in January-July number of international tourists rose by 16.8% to 3 978 657 passengers. Number of tourists rose by 30.2% to 1 829 331 passengers.