Chinese outbound travelers grew by 20% year-on-year in population, faster than that of domestic travelers, according to the report from Alibaba's Fliggy. On average, Chinese spending on traveling went up by 9% year-on-year, faster than the growth rate of disposable income per capita (6.5%).
Chinese outbound travelers set foot on 192 countries and regions worldwide in 2018. Their choice for destinations was also personalized as their trips to Russia, Cambodia, European countries, Vietnam, and Malaysia increased by 89%, 82%, 79%, 65%, and 65%, respectively. Roughly 2,000 travelers visited the Antarctic through Fliggy's travel programs. China has become the second largest traveler source to the Antarctic.
On average, Chinese travelers' spending on traveling went up by 9% year-on...
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