Event Planner Spain Locaties en aanbieders voor evenementen in Spanje en Marokko
Last month: 1,600,000 page views
Gratis offerte aanvragen | Adverteren Inschrijving
 Evenementen
 Locaties en Hotels
 Evenementenbureaus
 zoeken
 Leveranciers
 zoeken
   Diensten
Event Planner Spain
Categoriën Leveranciers
Atlanta Viajes. Bekwame DMC en PCO voor congressen, vergaderingen en evenementen in heel Spanje
The Meetings Show

Register now for The Meetings Show<br/> Olympia, London 7-9 July 2015
Register now
Olympia, London 7-9 July

ibtm 2015

The Global Meetings & Events Expo, Barcelona 17-19 November

Interessante lectuur
Ten Transformative Meetings Technology Trends for 2015 Ten Transformative Meetings Technology Trends for 2015 ...

Banner op deze website vanaf 99€/maand


1.600.000 pageviews/maand - 15.000 nieuwsbrief abonnees
Neem contact met ons op: +34 952 298 643 - [email protected]
pinkCornerR pinkCornerI

Spain Ranked Second in the World both in Tourist Revenues and Visitor Numbers

Send this article to a friend
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Digg Share to Delicious More...
Date of publication: 23/12/2007 – Frontur
    Spain Ranked Second in the World both in Tourist Revenues and Visitor NumbersSpain is currently ranked second in the world both in tourist revenues (behind the States) and visitor numbers (behind France). In 2006, overseas visitors spent 48,227 million euros in the country, which represents an increase of 4.8% on tourist spending in 2005. With regard to visitor numbers, 58.5 million overseas tourists came to Spain last year, up 4.5% on figures for 2005.

    More tourists than ever
    In 2006, 58.5 million tourists visited Spain, up 4.5% on figures for the previous year. However, growth is lower than in 2005, when visitor numbers were up 6.6% on figures for 2004. This means that Spain is second only to France in overseas tourists.

    In order of importance, the six main destinations in Spain, which received 90.1% of overseas tourists visiting the country, are as follows: Catalonia, Baleares, Canaries, Andalusia, Valencia and Madrid.

    Practically all the tourists visiting Spain in 2006 were from Europe (86.7%). With regard to the main feeder markets, the United Kingdom consolidated its position at the top of the ranking. With a total of 16.2 million tourists, representing 27.7% of all overseas tourism, the number of English visitors increased slightly by 0.6%. Other main European markets in order of importance were Germany, France, Italy, Scandinavia, Holland, Portugal, Belgium, Ireland and Switzerland. In the case of Switzerland, Italy, Ireland and Portugal, the number of visitors from these countries increased by 20.3, 13.6, 10.6 and 10.4%, respectively. On the other hand, the number of American tourists increased by 5.2%.

    Higher average spending
    The 2.4% fall in the average length of stay has been compensated to a certain extent by a 2.7% increase in average daily spending, this being 91 euros. Average spending according to nationality was 1,695 euros in the case of the Americans, who were the biggest spenders, followed by tourists from Scandinavia (1,109 euros), the Germans (911 euros), the Swiss (902 euros), the Irish (865 euros), the Italians (843 euros), the English (830 euros), the Dutch (821 euros), the Belgians (785 euros) and the French (525 euros), with the Portuguese bringing up the rear with an average spending of 428 euros. Average spending in 2006 was 857 euros, three euros more than in 2005.

    In terms of spending, the summer months have been very positive. The period June-September concentrated 46% of overall tourist spending. Likewise, growth registered during the summer months (6%) was higher than during the rest of the year (3.9%).

    With regard to overall spending, the English (27.6%), Germans (19%) and French (8.1%) generated more than half the Spanish tourist industry’s revenues.

    Record growth in Andalusia
    Andalusia received 14.6% of all overseas tourists travelling to Spain (8.5 million tourists), up 2.3% on figures for the previous year. The number of English tourists, the region’s main market, fell by 1.2%, while the number of French tourists visiting Andalusia (the region’s second most important market) increased by 1.3%. The Belgian and Portuguese markets have proved to be especially dynamic in 2006. The increase in the number of tourists and average spending led to an increase of 4.4% in overall tourist revenues.

    For futher information, download the Frontur study Balance del Turismo en España en 2006.
    Comment on this news item
    Name     Email
      Tags, news section: 2006  Andalusia  Belgium  Canaries  Catalonia  Europe  France  Germany  Ireland  Italy  Madrid  Portugal  Ranking  Spain  Summer  Switzerland  Tourism  Valencia 

      Glossary, news section: LED 

      Number of views of this article: 9,356

      Alles zoeken
      Loading
      Nieuwsbrief
      Leveranciers
      Ledentoegang
      gebruikersnaam
      wachtwoord
      Palacio de Ferias y Congresos de Málaga. Beurs- en congrescentrum van Málaga, vergadercentrum Spanje
      AR Diamante Beach Spa Hotel & Convention Centre. Spa hotel en congrescentrum in Calpe, Alicante, Spanje
      Gran Hotel Elba Estepona. Congreshotel met spa Málaga
      ICO Tours International. Reisbureau, zakelijke evenementen en groepsreizen in Casablanca, Marokko
      Iberoteam. DMC, evenementen- en incentivebureau Madrid Spanje

       
      Over Event Planner Spain | Adverteren | Contact | Voorwaarden | Woordenlijst | Sitemap
      Als u een evenement wilt organiseren in Spanje of Marokko, neem dan contact met ons of direct met de
      500 kwaliteitsleveranciers in ons portaal op voor gratis offertes, geheel vrijblijvend en zonder commissie.

      Met 1,600,000 pageviews en 1,000 offerteaanvragen per maand is Event Planner Spain momenteel het meest
      bezochte portaal voor evenementenorganisatie in Spanje, in 8 talen en met bezoekers uit meer dan 160 landen.
      Als u interesse heeft in adverteren op ons portaal, contacteer ons voor een interessante offerte.

      Event Planner Spain, S.L.
      Paseo de la Sierra, 38-20, 29018 Málaga, Spanje
      © Copyright Event Planner Spain 2006-2015
      Tel. +34 952 298 643

      BCN Travel. DMC, evenementenbureau en zakenreizen in Barcelona, Spanje

      Laatste leverancier

      BCN Travel. DMC, evenementenbureau en zakenreizen in ...
      Special offer at the Pez Espada Hotel (Torremolinos)

      Laatste offerte

      Special offer at the Pez Espada Hotel ...
      Alhambra Hostesses at Talking about Twitter congress

      Laatste nieuws

      Alhambra Hostesses at Talking about Twitter congress ...
      Concept Events Mallorca. Organisatie van zakelijke, particuliere en sportevenementen en bruiloften in Mallorca, Balearen, Spanje

      Willekeurige leverancier

      Concept Events Mallorca. Organisatie van zakelijke, particuliere ...
      Summer Orgullo Rural – 4-Day Family Break

      Willekeurige offerte

      Summer Orgullo Rural – 4-Day Family Break ...
      Duque de Najera Hotel among TUI

      Willekeurig nieuws

      Duque de Najera Hotel among TUI's Top ...

      Málaga Convention Bureau Member MPI Member, Meeting Professionals International CO2 Neutral Website Exhibiting at EIBTM, global event for meetings and incentives IMEX 2015 – Frankfurt 19-21 May. The essential worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events ICCA Iberian Chapter