Earnings from tourism in Spain in 2013 increased

Created on 14.10.2013 22:15:21
Earnings from tourism in Spain in 2013 increased

Rest in Spain attracts an increasing number of foreign tourists, the size of profit of the tourist industry of the country thereby increases. According to the first half of the year 2013, the profit in the sphere of tourism of Spain made nearly 10,5 billion euro. In 2012 this indicator was 5% less...

The positive tendency of growth of the income in the tourism sphere first of all is caused by increase in number of vacationers. For the first 6 months 2013, according to the Ministry of the industry of power and tourism of Spain, holidays in Spain was spent by 26 million foreign tourists which left in cash desks of hotels, restaurants and cafe, spent for entertainments and so forth 24,4 billion euro. In 2012 these indicators were much lower: foreign guests it was registered 4,2% less and they spent for rest for 6,6% less.

For comparison: in 2013 total amount the in income which was of brought by tourism in Spain during the period from January to May made 14,3 billion euro, for the similar period of 2012 the sum was 2,3% less. The account part in 2013 made 3,8 billion euro, last year – is 4,4% more. By the way, in respect of profitability May was optimum. On monthly results, the difference between the income and expenses made 3 billion euro, in 2012 this difference was 7% less.