The town is promoted in World Travel Market (WTM) in London
Tarragona. (Editorial) .- Salou is confident that this next season visits are reactivated British tourists . As expected the sector, the macroeconomic situation of the country, with an unemployment rate of around 5% and pound makes a strongly favorable economic conditions for the proper conduct of the sale of package tours to the Costa Daurada will be .
The 2015 tourist season, this data shows that the British market represents nearly 20% of tourism received Salou, the highest foreign visitor. This year has reached 19.6%, exceeding 18% in 2014, according to data released by the Observatory d’Estudis Turistics.
Instead, according to the 2014 general data presented by the Government and concerning the country of origin of foreign tourists who come to Catalonia, the UK it is second, with France in the first place, a trend that turns on Salou case.
This is confirmed by the head of Tourism, Benet Presas, which states that “indicators do provide us a good summer season 2016 in this market, along with improving the prospect of increased connectivity with more flights to the airport of Reus” he concludes.
World Travel Market
tourism industry comes together until 5 November at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, one of the largest tourism fairs in the world. In this context, the Tourist Board of Salou, along with other private sector companies in the municipality have moved to London with a corner desk of the Tourist Board of the Costa Dorada and within the institutional stand of the Catalan Tourism.
This 2015, the WTM is facing its 36th edition with the expectation of bringing more than 51,000 tourism professionals willing to know what’s new in the industry and do business. In total, the fair over 5,000 exhibitors and reaches the threshold of the 200 participating countries