International Tourism, Expenditure (As % of Total Imports) rose to 5.04% in Cambodia in 2017

International Tourism, Expenditure (As % of Total Imports) (%)
Travel & Hospitality | Cambodia | May 17, 2019
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Expenditure of international tourism as a percentage of total imports reached 5.04 % in 2017 in Cambodia, according to Eurostat. This is 22 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, expenditure of international tourism as a percentage of total imports in Cambodia reached an all time high of 5.04 % in 2017 and an all time low of 1.60 % in 1995. When compared to Cambodia's main peers, expenditure of international tourism as a percentage of total imports in China amounted to 11.7 %, 14.6 % in Laos, 4.67 % in Thailand and 2.29 % in Vietnam in 2017.

Cambodia has been ranked 81st within the group of 144 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism as a percentage of total imports, 36 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

International tourism expenditure is the expenditure of international outbound visitors in other countries, including payments to foreign carriers for international transport.

International Tourism, Expenditure (As % of Total Imports) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Cambodia % 3.61% 3.76% 3.76% 3.73% 4.13%
China % 3.97% 5.25% 6.06% 10.1% 12.5%
India % 2.48% 2.43% 2.48% 3.16% 3.60%
Japan % 4.10% 4.04% 3.37% 2.89% 2.88%
Laos % 9.01% 16.2% 22.1% 17.2% 14.8%
Malaysia % 4.90% 5.67% 5.64% 5.70% 5.73%
Myanmar % 1.54% 2.92% 1.12% 0.844% 0.903%
Russia % 9.11% 10.8% 12.7% 12.9% 13.6%
Thailand % 2.95% 2.96% 3.00% 3.46% 4.15%
USA % 4.35% 4.71% 4.72% 4.90% 5.43%
Vietnam % 1.57% 1.59% 1.49% 1.74% 2.11%