June 23, 2021

Revenues from tourism in the first six months of 2018 increased by 10 percent

first_imgAccording to the Croatian National Bank (CNB), in the first six months of 2018, revenues from foreign tourists amounted to EUR 3 billion, which is an increase of 10 percent compared to the same period last year, ie EUR 276 million more revenue. The growth of revenues from foreign tourists was recorded in the second quarter of 2018, and from April to June, 2 billion and 558 million euros of revenues from tourism were generated, which is 9 percent more than in the same period in 2017, or 222 million euros more. The share of tourism revenues in GDP in that period was 19,7 percent, or 1,6 percentage points more than last year in the same period.”At the moment, we have already exceeded 100 million overnight stays a month earlier than last year, and what makes us especially happy in the first half of this year, we generated 3 billion euros in revenue from foreign guests, which is 10 percent more than in the same period last year. . Revenue growth in tourism is the basis for further development, investment and increased competitiveness, which is why in our activities, programs and legislative changes we focus on increasing the efficiency of the tourist system, quality growth and diversification of supply. The results achieved so far are a confirmation of the great step forward made towards year-round tourism, but I believe that we will be even more successful in the future.. “, commented Tourism Minister Gary Cappelli.According to the eVisitor system, which includes tourist traffic in the commercial and non-commercial segment and in the nautical charter, more than 28 million tourist overnight stays were realized in Croatia by 09/2018/100, which is a month earlier than last year.RELATED NEWS:THIS YEAR, 100 MILLION NIGHTS ACHIEVED A MONTH BEFORE 2017last_img

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