Foreign tourists to generate Bt2 trillion this year, research shows

Tourism January 15, 2018 13:03

By The Nation

The Kasikorn Research Centre has projected that income from foreign tourists will reach Bt2 trillion this year.



It expects 38 million inbound tourists this year, up 6.5-7.5 per cent from 2017.

Income for the tourism industry is estimated to be between Bt1.97 trillion and Bt2.01 trillion. 

The centre said most tourists will come from East Asia, about 26 million of them, followed by seven million visitors from European countries.