Regional Tourism Estimates Jan 2017

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

The latest visitor expenditure statistics show that the Hamilton & Waikato region garnered $1,397m annual visitor expenditure for the year ended Jan 2017. International expenditure in the region sits at $337m and domestic expenditure totals $1,060m (year ended Jan 2017).

For the month of Jan 2017 International expenditure totaled $43m, Domestic expenditure $95m, with a total monthly spend of $138m - an increase of 9.5% on Jan 2016.

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