International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) rose 2.96% to USD 24,543 mil in Singapore in 2017

International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) (USD mil)
Travel & Hospitality | Singapore | May 17, 2019
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Expenditure of international tourism reached 24,543 USD mil in 2017 in Singapore, according to Eurostat. This is 2.96 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, expenditure of international tourism in Singapore reached an all time high of 25,519 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 3,222 USD mil in 1998. When compared to Singapore's main peers, expenditure of international tourism in Indonesia amounted to 10,945 USD mil, 10,699 USD mil in Malaysia, 12,786 USD mil in Philippines and 11,579 USD mil in Thailand in 2017.

Singapore has been ranked 14th within the group of 147 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 6 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 (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia USD mil 33,967 35,226 35,197 32,462 28,614
Cambodia USD mil 344 406 469 526 641
China USD mil 72,585 101,977 128,576 227,344 249,831
Indonesia USD mil 8,653 9,055 10,280 10,263 9,800
Laos USD mil 248 614 907 1,054 1,002
Malaysia USD mil 10,180 12,217 12,236 12,442 10,708
Myanmar USD mil 132 265 131 119 146
Philippines USD mil 6,055 7,140 8,400 11,130 11,868
Singapore USD mil 21,406 23,121 24,383 25,519 23,702
Taiwan USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Thailand USD mil 7,534 8,095 8,238 8,824 9,539
Vietnam USD mil 1,710 1,856 2,050 2,650 3,595