Expenditure of international tourism reached 33,354 USD mil in 2017 in South Korea, according to Eurostat. This is 11.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, expenditure of international tourism in South Korea reached an all time high of 33,354 USD mil in 2017 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 257,733 USD mil, 18,177 USD mil in Japan and 5,040 USD mil in Vietnam in 2017.
South Korea has been ranked 10th within the group of 147 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 1 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.