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Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Top 10 Countries Travelers Spend The Most Money

Top 10 Countries Travelers Spend The Most Money

 

We all know China continues to captivate the economic spotlight. And watch out because it’s also taking the number one spot for where tourists have spent the most groundbreaking amount of money last year, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organization.

But what about all of the other countries and where do they stand on the scale? Here are the top ten countries of where international travelers are spending the most cash flow abroad.

 

Infographic: Chinese Tourists Spent $165 Billion Abroad In 2014 | Statista

 

The World Economic Forum reports that China has, “spent a record $165 billion abroad in 2014, an increase of 27% since 2013, putting them well ahead of countries such as the U.S. and Germany.”

And it looks like the reason behind this trend is due to three main reasons: the lift of restrictions on foreign travel, the increase in the yuan currency value and the boost in excessive income. 

 

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Posted By Jacquelyn McMullen at 12:00 PM
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