Brazil: Embratur present at tourism fair in China

21 November 2008

Brasilia, Brazil, 21 Nov – The Brazilian Tourism Institute (Embratur) is for the third time taking part in the China International Travel Mart (CITM), in Shanghai, in order to boost promotion of Brazilian tourist destinations in China.

CITM, which this year will run from Thursday until next Sunday, and is one of the most important tourism sector fairs in Asia and Embratur plans to use it to support Chinese tourism professionals to sell Brazilian destinations.

Between 2004 and 2007 the number of Chinese tourists travelling to Brazil rose 44 percent to 23,490 people in 2007. (macauhub)