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Tourism
Posted: 2 weeks ago

July Records 5.8% Growth in Inflow of International Visitors and 1% Upturn in Tourists Inflow

In July 2019, a total of 1 099 474 international visitors arrived in Georgia and year on year growth made up 5.8%. At the same time, 570 482 tourists visited the country and the annual growth made up 1% (up 5 505 tourists).

The majority of international visitors was recorded from Azerbaijan (up 13.1%), Russia (-6.4%), Turkey (+9.6%) and Armenia (+3.2%).

At the same time, according to the new indicators, positive tendencies are maintained from EU countries, including: Germany (+33.7%), France (+29.6%), Lithuania (+20%), Latvia (+17.4%), Poland (+15.7%) and so on.

Special growth was registered from the following countries: Kuwait (+58.1%), China (+55.6%), Uzbekistan (+50.9%), Saudi Arabia (+42.1%), Korea (+38.9%), Kazakhstan (+28.5%) and so on.