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Chinese Tourism Rising
People in China are now enjoying increased levels of income, and travel now makes up part of better life quality. The number of Chinese choosing to visit foreign countries for their vacations is growing. According to the China National Tourism Administration, as of 2017:
- Chinese tourists’ traveling occasions overseas were estimated to be 131 million in 2017, which was 7.0% more as compared to 2016
- The International Association of Tour Managers reports that Chinese tourists spent USD 261.1 billion on travel overseas in 2016, which was an increase of 4.5% YoY (year-over-year,) and was ranked