October visitor arrivals increase
November 19, 2015 2:26 am
Visitor arrivals for last month increased by 7.1% when compared to the same period last year with a total of 69,126 visitors arriving.
Australia once again led the arrivals list followed by China, Japan and South Korea.
So far this year visitor arrivals have increased by 8.9%.
Visitors from the USA, New Zealand and Continental Europe recorded significant increases while those from Asia, Canada and the United Kingdom dropped.
Visitors arriving for holiday purpose accounted for 82.6% of the total arrivals, 4.2% came to visit their friends and relative, 3% came for business purposes, while 10.2% visited Fiji for other reasons.