Macau’s casino gaming revenues total US$40.911 billion in first 11 months of 2013

3 December 2013

Gross casino gaming and gambling revenues in Macau totalled 327.288 billion patacas (US$40.911 billion) from January to November, representing a year-on-year rise of 18.6 percent, the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (GICB) said.

In November alone, gamblers spent 30.179 billion patacas (US$3.772 billion) in the casinos, which represented growth of 21.3 percent against the same month of 2012.

At the end of the first quarter of 2012 there were 35 casinos in Macau in the hands of six concession holders, 20 casinos of which were owned by Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, four by Venetian Macau, six by Galaxy Casino, three by Melco/PBL Jogos (Macau) and one each by Wynn Resorts and MGM Grand Paradise, with a total of 5,746 tables and 15,310 slot machines. (macauhub)