Regional Tourism Estimates May 2018

MBIE’s new Monthly Regional Tourism Estimates provide an estimate of international and domestic visitor spend for May 2018.

The latest visitor expenditure statistics show that the Hamilton & Waikato region garnered $1.524billion annual visitor expenditure for the year ended May 2018. International expenditure in the region sits at $359m and domestic expenditure totals $1.156billion (year ended May 2018).

For the month of May 2018 International expenditure totaled $30m, Domestic expenditure $90m, with a total monthly spend of $119m.

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