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Autumn 2016 Issue of COTRI Market Report

The autumn 2016 issue of the COTRI Market report features latest developments, numbers and expert insights into the Chinese Outbound tourism market, plus several special topics and more.

Why Chinese outbound tourism?

China is the biggest tourism source market in the world. 64 million Chinese crossed the border in the first half of 2016. Chinese outbound travellers move from sightseeing to experience, from brands to lifestyle. They can be attracted to new products, new places, new activities, new times of the year, bringing not only more, but a different kind of business – if they feel welcome and offered products according to their specific needs and expectations.

How can COTRI help?

COTRI offers solutions for tourism companies and organisations, and for destinations and retailers. We provide strategies and support for sustainable and successful engagement with relevant segments of the Chinese outbound market, and customised research and consulting, quantitative data and qualitative insights, training and certification, based on decades of experience and a dedicated global network.

COTRI China Outbound Tourism Research Institute is the world's leading independent research institute for information, training, quality assessment, research, and consultancy relating to the Chinese outbound tourism market.

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Number of Chinese airports with direct flights to Seoul

Number of countries with visa-free or visa-on-arrival policies for Chinese visitors

Amount of money spent by Chinese travellers in 2015 in billion Euros

Percent increase of Chinese arrivals to Japan in 2015 compared to the previous year