According to the United Nations World Tourism Organization, the number of global tourists grows 4% in the first 8 months of 2015. International tourists arrivals in Indonesia increased by 2.87%, and Chinese tourists to Indonesia grew by 20.74%.
According to the Indonesian Ministry of Tourism Policy Development and Research Institution, mainland Chinese travelers to Indonesia grew by 24.97% in August 2015, Egypt 25.51%, Singapore 23.28%, Taiwan 11.50% and the United Kingdom 16.68%.
In the first eight months in 2015, international tourists to Indonesia reached approximately 850,542 people, and the number of Chinese tourists visiting Indonesia reached 779,348, an increase of 20.74%. They entered Indonesia mainly via Bali International Airport, Soviet Union in Jakarta Gano – Hatta International Airport and Sumatra, Riau Batam international Airport.
Since 2012, China had been the largest outbound tourism market in the world for 3 consecutive years, and China will invest more in the tourism industry.
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