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Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan 11 November 2019

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  • According to JNTO, the estimated number of international travelers to Japan in September reached to 2.3 million with an increase of 5.2% compared to the previous year. This was contributed mainly by the holding of Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan as well as the stable growth in Chinese and Southeast Asian markets. Besides, this was also a rebound from September 2018 when Japan was hit by typhoon and Hokkaido Earthquake in the same month.
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September 2019

Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan (Estimated figures)

2,272,900 Visits

YOY +5.2%

2019 YTD

January to September

24,417,803 Visits

1.1 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by month

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

1.2 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by year Annual

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by Country and Region 11 November 2019

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  • By market, China accounted for about 819,000 (+25.5% from the previous year). All the markets including Taiwan (376,000, +14.3%), Hong Kong (156,000, +23.6%) , together with Thailand (62,000, +14.1%), recorded a plus compared to to the previous year. Thanks to the Rugby World Cup 2019 held in Japan, all the western markets saw an increase from the previous year and recorded the highest figure for September including UK which made a new record on monthly basis.

1.3 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by Country and Region

Country and Region Visits September 2019 YOY
Korea
201,200 Visits
China
819,100 Visits
Taiwan
376,200 Visits
Hong Kong
155,900 Visits
Thailand
62,100 Visits
Singapore
29,100 Visits
Malaysia
28,800 Visits
Indonesia
25,000 Visits
Philippinnes
37,800 Visits
Vietnam
38,300 Visits
India
15,900 Visits
United Kingdom
49,600 Visits
France
26,500 Visits
Germany
22,800 Visits
Italy
13,400 Visits
Russia
10,500 Visits
Spain
11,500 Visits
USA
127,200 Visits
Canada
28,500 Visits
Australia
60,500 Visits

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

1.4 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by country, 2018 Annual

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

1.5 Overseas Residents' Visits to Japan by Region Annual

Source : Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)