Expenditure of international tourism reached 29,143 USD mil in 2016 in South Korea, according to Eurostat. This is 4.24 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, expenditure of international tourism in South Korea reached an all time high of 29,143 USD mil in 2016 and an all time low of 4,027 USD mil in 1998. When compared to South Korea's main peers, expenditure of international tourism in China amounted to 261,129 USD mil, 25,783 USD mil in Japan and 4,560 USD mil in Vietnam in 2016.
South Korea has been ranked 9th within the group of 146 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 2 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|
|Dem. People's Republic of Korea||USD mil||...||...||...||...||...||...||...||...||...|
|South Korea||USD mil||22,195||22,934||24,459||26,136||27,957|