Published on : Monday, December 23, 2013
The number of foreign visitors , according to official statistics agency , the second straight monthly decline in arrivals from China , despite hitting a record in November in New Zealand last month .According to Statistics New Zealand New Zealand more visitors to come to Australia , coming mainly from the United States and Germany , up 8 percent from November 2012 , numbered 251,100 in November .
” New Zealand compared to the same period last year, it has welcomed more than 15,200 tourists , ” Population Statistics Project Manager Susan Dent said in a statement .In late November, visitor arrivals , Australia ( up 52,700 ) , China ( up 36,400 ) and ( up 19,000 ) more visitors from the United States rose 5 percent last year to reach 2.7 million .
The number of visitors from the Chinese mainland in 3400 , a decrease from 18,384 in November .Increasing the price of the tourist package , which placed restrictions on the cheap shopping tour on October 1st, the first drop in tourism in China following the introduction of a new law .
Although there were fewer visitors from China , had increased the number of five days or more .Tourism New Zealand chief executive Kevin Bowler , based on the type of visa is a positive sign of change in the mix of visitors from China , were there .” This is a good quality of the visitor experience and visitor activity continues to change and aligns with our strategy to increase the market value of the Chinese in New Zealand , ” Bowler said in a statement .
18.5 per cent from 26.6 % to 50.8 % , up 3.4 per cent , South Korea , Singapore and Thailand up 5.6 per cent , Hong Kong, Japan last month to return to strong growth in Asia .
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