Mexico. – This Tuesday, the Ministry of Tourism (Sector) announced that, from January to March of the current year, they entered the Mexican Republic Total 14 lakh 937 thousand foreign visitors,
The agency reported that, during the first quarter of 2022, the income of foreign currency Referenced by international visitors was 6 thousand 771.9 million dollars, which shows an increase of 128.2% over the figures for 2021; “A decrease of 3.9% to reach the amount of $7,44.7 million raised between January and March 2019,” he said.
On this day, the head of the Ministry of Tourism, Miguel Toruco Marques, takes the figures revealed by a survey of international travelers conducted by the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI), highlighting that the number of foreigners who entered the national territory from January to March this year means a 30.9% increaseThis compared to 2021.
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“Miguel Toruco Marques announced that between January and March 2022, 14 million 937 thousand international visitors entered the country, registering an increase of 30.9% compared to 2021; reaching 39.3 million visitors arrivals in the same period of 2019. % away, which were 24.6 million international visitors,” he highlighted.
For his part, the official specified that, during the first three months of the year, a total of 8 million 576 international tourists visited the country, representing an increase of 48% compared to the same period last year; He remarked that 11 million 75 thousand international tourists were 22.6% away from reaching tourists in the same period of 2019.
In this sense, the head of the sector pointed out that from January to March of this 20222 foreign exchange was entered into the Mexican market by international tourists. 6 thousand 398.9 million dollarsThat is, 137.7% more than the same period last year.
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“The Secretary of Tourism stressed that during the first quarter of 2022, the balance for international visitors was 5 thousand 495.1 million dollars, this is 153.8% more than the registered in 2021; more than 16.5%, occupied by the balance taken the same period of 2019, which was 4 thousand 717.8 million dollars,” concluded the tourism secretary.