Macau received 26.7 million visitors from January thru November

30 December 2013

Macau received 26.7 million visitors from January through November, up 5 percent in annual terms, the Statistics and Census Services report.

During that period the number of visitors from mainland China and South Korea increased by 10 percent and 7 percent respectively, while the number of visitors from Hong Kong and Taiwan fell 4 percent and 7 percent respectively.

The number of visitors from more distant countries such as the USA (163,300), Australia (98,100) and Canada (67,500) fell, while the number of visitors from the United Kingdom (56,800), France (39,700) and Russia (27,800) increased in annual terms.

In November 2.4 million visitors entered Macau, 2 percent more in annual terms, of which 1.5 million were from Mainland China, the far majority from Guangdong province. (macauhub)

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