Travel demand for Asia Pacific to grow by 4.6% each year until 2020 | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

According to PATA, travel demand for the Asia Pacific is to grow by 4.6% each year until 2020, set to reach in excess of 657 million. Asia will continue to increase its relative dominance of foreign arrivals into the Asia Pacific region through to 2020, increasing its relative share of these arrivals from 72 per cent in 2015 to better than 73 per cent by 2020. This, at a time when the absolute volume of arrivals into the Asia Pacific generally is predicted to rise from 528 million to 647 million over the same period. Southeast Asia will continue with its dramatic rise of foreign arrivals into the Asia Pacific region, increasing its count from 355 million visitors in 2015 to around 448 million by the end of the decade. Find out more.