Regional Tourism Estimates Feb 2017

MBIE’s new Monthly Regional Tourism Estimates provide an estimate of international and domestic visitor spend for Feb 2017.

The latest visitor expenditure statistics show that the Hamilton & Waikato region garnered $1.398m annual visitor expenditure for the year ended Feb 2017 - an increase of 7% on the previous year. International expenditure in the region sits at $338m and domestic expenditure totals $1,060m (year ended Feb 2017).

For the month of Feb 2017 International expenditure totaled $39m, Domestic expenditure $86m, with a total monthly spend of $125m - an increase of 4% on Feb 2016.

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