US to witness biggest drop in inbound travel

Travel Daily Media | March 09, 2020

US to witness biggest drop in inbound travel
The Leading Travel Index (LTI), the predictive component of the US Travel Association’s Travel Trends Index (TTI), has predicted international inbound travel to the US will fall 6% over the next three months as the coronavirus outbreak continues to affect the global economy. The latest TTI captured data from January, when awareness of coronavirus began to rise and China — one of the biggest travel markets to the US — implemented aggressive measures to curb travel out of certain cities. The predicted 6% three-month decline compared to the same period in 2019 is the sharpest in the five-year history of the TTI, and would be the largest drop in international inbound travel since the 2007-2008 financial crisis.

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Growth in leisure travelers is predicted, as demonstrated in the 2018 US statistics. Department of Commerce, Regional Office of Travel and Tourism. However, as the holiday season approaches, you're probably thinking about what's the best way to spend each day, though traveling is not going to be missing on your list, of course. Since the year is about to end and 2020 is now coming to an end, traveling can be something to look forward to; but, while there may be different places where you can have the best vacation, you'll probably end up wondering where to have your vacation. Thankfully we have identified some of the best places for flying by 2020; read more from below.

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