News

Irish Visitors to the USA Increase by 7.6 Per Cent

Irish Visitors to the USA Increase by 7.6 Per Cent

The number of Irish visitors to the USA in 2014 totalled 395,037, an increase of 7.6 per cent, according to figures released yesterday by the National Travel & Tourism Office of the US Department of Commerce. Brand USA Logo

 

Meanwhile, international non-stop air traffic to/from the USA in January 2015 totalled 16.1 million passengers, a 5.4 per cent increase over January 2014.

The NTTO earlier announced that international visitors spent $222.3 billion experiencing the United States in 2014, an increase of nearly 4 per cent when compared to the previous year. Conversely, Americans spent an estimated $146.7 billion aboard, resulting in a $75.7 billion balance of trade surplus for the industry in 2014.

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 50 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 40 years.

More in News

Northern Territory Tjungu Festival

Australia’s 2018 Tjungu Festival in Northern Territory

Neil SteedmanDecember 18, 2017
Cork Airport HappyOrNot

Cork Airport One of the Friendliest Airports In the World

Neil SteedmanDecember 16, 2017
IMG_4506

Spanish Tourist Office Celebrates ‘Christmas in Spain’

Ian BloomfieldDecember 15, 2017
SVP GiveAFiver

#5GiveAFiver Campaign Returns to Help Homeless Families

Neil SteedmanDecember 15, 2017
Aer Lingus Dublin-Philadelphia

Aer Lingus Adds Two A330s to North Atlantic Fleet, Increases Philadelphia to Daily Service

Neil SteedmanDecember 15, 2017
Emirates Brunch

Emirates Carries Two-Millionth Passenger on Dublin-Dubai

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Air Transat Toronto Christmas Market

Christmas and New Year in Toronto with Air Transat Festive Flight from Dublin

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Dublin Airport South Gates 1

Dublin Airport Opens New Boarding Gate Area

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities at Camino Ways and Click&Go

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017

Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland