South Korea’s June Visitor Arrivals by Country

Following is a table of South Korea’s visitor arrivals by country for June from Korea Tourism Organization.

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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     -------------------------YoY %-------------------------
Korean Departures      10.1%    8.1%    7.7%    9.3%    3.0%   18.7%   14.6%
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Visitor Arrivals       11.9%   -2.5%    0.5%   10.3%    0.5%    0.0%   -0.9%
 Asia                  13.1%   -3.4%    0.3%    9.4%    1.9%   -1.0%   -1.3%
  China+China Korean   70.2%   32.4%   50.9%   50.5%   43.7%   17.6%   23.2%
  India                51.9%   14.6%   34.0%   69.7%  -11.7%    2.1%   -4.0%
  Philippines          47.0%   12.1%    8.5%   61.5%  -15.3%   -1.8%   -4.9%
  Indonesia            34.1%    6.9%   21.5%   49.2%  -14.8%   10.8%    4.9%
  HK,China             19.4%   -2.7%  -14.5%   48.3%   65.3%  -24.8%   13.0%
  Middle East Asia     19.1%   -2.8%   -0.8%    7.6%  -12.6%   10.9%   20.1%
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     -------------------------YoY %-------------------------
  Malaysia             17.0%    0.3%    2.2%    8.8%   28.7%  -19.2%    7.8%
  Others               14.8%   -1.2%  -12.2%   -7.7%   -6.7%    8.7%   23.2%
  Singapore            13.8%  -10.7%    1.3%   26.2%   31.0%   -4.0%    9.8%
  Mongolia             13.1%   -4.5%    4.4%   -4.0%   21.0%   22.7%   16.0%
  Taiwan                6.4%   -1.0%  -18.7%   18.2%    1.6%    5.2%   11.9%
  Vietnam               4.4%   -5.1%   -2.5%    7.3%   -8.8%  -16.6%    6.9%
  Thailand            -17.6%   -8.0%  -15.9%   13.4%    6.3%   33.8%   27.2%
  Japan               -33.5%  -29.6%  -32.2%  -19.9%  -26.2%  -15.5%  -24.0%
 Americas               9.3%    1.5%    0.8%   14.1%   -5.5%    4.4%    1.9%
  Others               60.5%    6.0%   60.1%   64.1%   13.3%   21.1%   11.9%
  Mexico               34.8%   13.2%   -2.4%   43.7%    2.6%   19.4%   22.3%
  Canada               19.0%    4.5%   -3.1%   13.6%   -7.6%    0.4%    2.0%
  Argentina            13.4%   29.6%   -8.3%   -2.8%  -19.0%   24.9%  -18.2%
  U.S.A.                6.3%    0.4%    1.4%   13.1%   -5.9%    5.0%    2.3%
  Brazil                0.3%    5.1%  -42.5%   -3.2%   17.9%  -14.8%  -23.1%
  Guatemala            -7.3%   24.5%   10.4%  148.6%  -12.5%  -17.5%   40.5%
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     -------------------------YoY %-------------------------
 Europe                11.7%    5.7%    7.5%   14.9%   -5.7%    8.7%    2.4%
  Sweden               40.0%    7.3%    3.7%    4.7%   -3.1%   -1.7%   13.9%
  Norway               34.7%   24.3%   45.7%   27.2%   11.7%   54.8%   44.2%
  U.K.                 30.4%   25.2%    6.7%   19.8%  -13.0%   -1.7%    8.7%
  Italy                28.6%   -0.8%   29.7%   72.0%    4.3%    7.8%   11.2%
  Poland               22.9%  -10.6%   -6.8%    0.2%  -26.4%  -10.0%  -21.1%
  Netherlands          18.5%    8.4%   19.5%   25.6%    9.3%   34.0%   12.0%
  Denmark              13.8%  -14.8%    7.5%    7.4%   -2.9%   -1.6%   13.7%
  France                9.0%    9.2%   10.8%   -2.7%   -5.6%   -2.2%   -6.2%
  Others                8.7%   -0.5%    9.6%   29.8%   -6.2%    3.9%   -3.7%
  Spain                 8.3%   11.2%   21.7%   28.0%   15.1%   34.2%   19.9%
  Austria               7.6%   -8.5%    8.3%   17.5%   -2.4%   36.6%   11.2%
  Switzerland           4.4%   11.2%    0.1%    8.5%  -30.8%   44.9%   24.1%
  Germany               2.5%   -6.3%   -5.4%   -4.8%   -9.6%    6.3%   -9.1%
  Russian Fed           2.0%    7.9%    6.8%   13.3%   -0.7%   17.4%    6.5%
  Greece                1.3%  -10.2%   -1.5%   30.3%  -15.1%   -1.1%    6.7%
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     -------------------------YoY %-------------------------
 Oceania                1.8%   -1.9%   -5.2%   56.5%  -18.7%   -1.8%   -2.7%
  Australia             4.9%   -3.0%   -3.2%   63.6%  -24.8%   -3.1%   -3.3%
  New Zealand          -5.1%    4.7%  -13.7%   23.2%    3.8%   -6.3%   -1.5%
  Others              -18.5%   -7.9%   -4.3%   41.1%   16.2%   33.9%    3.0%
 Africa                 0.0%    0.1%    0.9%    6.0%   -9.2%   12.5%    3.4%
  South Africa         27.8%   16.2%    5.3%   15.7%  -22.5%    1.3%   -3.7%
  Egypt                24.9%   13.3%  -22.8%   13.0%   -8.5%    9.4%   -7.2%
  Libya                -0.6%   72.7%  -16.8%  -27.6%  -20.3%   80.4%  121.4%
  Others              -12.7%  -15.4%   10.6%    6.9%    2.1%   14.7%    1.4%
 Others                -5.8%   -7.3%   -8.4%   -3.4%    0.1%   -7.2%   -2.0%
  Overseas Korean      -5.8%   -7.3%   -8.4%   -3.4%    0.1%   -7.2%   -2.0%

                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
Korean Departures       3.0%    8.0%   -1.5%   -6.0%  -16.9%   21.9%    4.7%
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Visitor Arrivals       15.2%   -5.4%   -3.8%   24.0%    8.1%   -9.7%   -0.9%
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
 ASIA                  18.0%   -6.6%   -4.2%   20.8%   12.8%  -12.2%    1.3%
  Singapore            48.2%   -5.8%    6.3%   55.7%   13.8%  -77.2%   98.1%
  HK,China             47.8%  -22.4%  -13.1%   -4.5%   51.4%  -28.0%    6.9%
  China+China Korean   43.2%  -16.8%   21.2%   10.7%   27.2%    0.2%   -4.2%
  India                31.0%    1.4%   -1.2%   65.2%  -12.0%    8.0%   -8.2%
  Taiwan               30.1%   17.8%  -16.6%   -7.3%    0.6%   10.6%    3.4%
  Indonesia            26.6%   -9.5%   13.8%   87.1%  -27.7%  -40.7%   82.3%
  Middle East Asia     25.7%    0.5%  -11.7%   37.7%    2.3%   -0.2%  -16.4%
  Vietnam              16.6%  -10.8%   -4.7%   17.4%   76.8%  -26.6%   -0.8%
  Mongolia             12.8%    3.3%  -12.1%   -4.1%   -2.2%   26.9%  -11.9%
  Philippines          10.2%    4.5%    3.6%   53.7%  -14.4%   -0.8%   -3.3%
  Others                2.9%   11.9%   10.0%   19.8%   -6.1%  -18.8%   18.0%
  Japan                -9.8%   10.1%  -29.9%   33.0%    5.2%   -9.1%   -8.9%
  Malaysia            -20.0%  -20.3%   35.2%   14.2%   38.8%  -63.6%   30.2%
  Thailand            -33.0%  -27.9%   -6.7%   32.3%   -1.4%  -16.3%   24.5%
 Americas               6.5%    1.0%    2.4%   39.6%   -6.9%   -0.6%   -8.8%
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
  Others               57.1%  -15.4%   19.2%   78.9%   -6.1%   22.6%  -44.8%
  Guatemala            24.6%  -17.6%  -19.6%   87.8%   48.5%  -36.5%  -22.4%
  Mexico               21.7%    6.1%  -14.0%   54.8%   -9.7%   13.0%  -25.7%
  U.S.A.                7.6%    0.0%    3.2%   40.2%   -8.1%   -1.1%   -6.8%
  Brazil                0.9%   79.2%  -17.5%    4.8%   17.3%  -10.1%  -29.1%
  Canada               -6.8%    2.4%   -2.2%   34.6%   -2.2%   -0.3%   -7.7%
  Argentina           -31.6%   35.7%   32.4%   61.7%  -31.0%   33.3%  -48.1%
 Europe                 2.4%   -3.8%    0.7%   34.1%  -13.3%   15.7%  -18.8%
  Greece               24.4%  -13.9%   -5.6%   27.3%  -19.0%   -5.2%   10.7%
  Sweden               23.9%   -1.6%    5.7%   51.8%   -9.9%    4.1%  -27.1%
  Poland               23.0%    6.7%    3.1%   29.1%  -20.6%   22.2%  -31.0%
  Italy                20.4%    2.8%  -25.8%  100.4%    7.4%    6.2%  -37.4%
  Denmark               9.3%    0.9%    0.8%   24.2%    0.5%   24.3%  -36.4%
  Austria               8.1%  -12.4%    2.9%   23.8%  -16.8%   41.3%  -35.0%
  Others                7.4%   -4.5%   -2.7%   33.4%  -10.8%    4.1%   -8.0%
  Norway                6.5%  -12.0%   -0.6%   51.3%  -33.4%   75.3%  -30.3%
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
  Netherlands           6.0%   -5.8%    3.6%   23.6%  -11.7%   26.9%  -21.7%
  U.K.                  5.5%   -9.5%   -7.6%   51.5%  -16.5%   23.7%  -15.5%
  Germany              -2.0%   -1.4%   -6.4%   32.8%   -6.5%   23.8%  -30.0%
  France               -2.8%   -6.3%   20.4%   24.2%   -6.5%    5.6%  -14.5%
  Russian Fed          -4.6%   -1.6%   12.4%   16.9%  -19.0%   15.5%  -14.3%
  Spain                -6.9%   11.3%  -10.9%   39.4%   -3.9%    4.8%  -27.2%
  Switzerland         -22.0%    3.0%   23.0%   52.0%  -22.2%   10.2%  -29.1%
 Oceania                5.9%   -0.1%  -29.9%  116.8%  -28.2%  -13.2%   25.9%
  Australia            11.1%   -4.8%  -34.8%  145.8%  -27.1%  -15.5%   22.9%
  New Zealand          -4.2%   16.6%   -2.4%   27.9%  -24.5%  -16.8%   46.7%
  Others              -27.8%   17.4%   -7.7%   51.5%  -48.7%   44.5%    1.6%
 Africa                23.6%    4.2%   -1.3%   16.3%   -3.7%   23.2%  -31.2%
  Others               33.8%   -5.5%    8.2%   17.8%    9.5%   10.7%  -34.9%
  South Africa         31.8%    5.0%  -14.1%    9.2%  -14.3%   62.9%  -21.3%
  Egypt                 0.2%   26.6%  -12.1%   14.8%   -7.6%    8.7%  -25.3%
  Libya                -9.4%   32.6%    0.4%   39.7%  -26.1%   14.7%  -41.7%
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
 Others                -0.4%    2.5%   -3.2%   24.5%    0.4%  -17.6%    0.1%
  Overseas Korean      -0.4%    2.5%   -3.3%   24.5%    0.4%  -17.6%    0.1%
                     --------------------Hundred persons--------------------
Korean Departures     12,215  11,854  10,974  11,139  11,848  14,259  11,700
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Visitor Arrivals      10,591   9,194   9,722  10,108   8,150   7,537   8,350
 Asia                  8,592   7,279   7,797   8,141   6,742   5,974   6,802
  China+China Korean   3,990   2,787   3,351   2,765   2,497   1,964   1,960
  Japan                2,012   2,229   2,025   2,889   2,172   2,065   2,272
  Taiwan                 538     414     351     421     454     452     409
  Philippines            403     366     350     338     220     257     259
  HK,China               349     236     304     350     367     242     336
  Thailand               199     296     411     441     333     338     404
  Indonesia              188     149     164     144      77     107     180
  Singapore              184     124     131     124      79      70     306
  Others                 172     167     149     136     113     121     149
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     --------------------Hundred persons--------------------
  Middle East Asia       133     106     105     119      87      85      85
  India                  131     100      99     100      60      69      64
  Malaysia               130     163     205     151     132      95     262
  Vietnam                106      91     102     107      91      52      70
  Mongolia                57      51      49      56      58      59      47
 Americas                878     825     817     798     572     614     617
  U.S.A.                 702     653     653     632     451     491     496
  Canada                 114     122     119     122      90      92      93
  Others                  31      20      23      20      11      12      10
  Brazil                  17      16       9      11      11       9      10
  Mexico                  11       9       9      10       7       7       6
  Argentina                3       4       3       2       1       2       2
  Guatemala                1       1       1       1       0       0       1
 Europe                  665     649     675     670     500     576     498
  Russian Fed            151     158     161     143     122     151     131
  Others                 106      99     104     107      80      90      86
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     --------------------Hundred persons--------------------
  U.K.                   104      99     109     118      78      94      76
  Germany                 83      85      86      92      69      74      60
  France                  63      65      70      58      47      50      47
  Italy                   35      29      28      38      19      17      16
  Netherlands             25      24      25      24      20      22      18
  Sweden                  19      15      16      15      10      11      10
  Norway                  15      14      16      16      11      16       9
  Poland                  14      11      11      10       8      10       8
  Spain                   14      15      13      15      11      11      11
  Switzerland             10      12      12      10       6       8       8
  Denmark                  9       8       8       8       6       6       5
  Austria                  8       8       9       9       7       8       6
  Greece                   8       6       7       8       6       7       8
 Oceania                 141     133     133     190      88     122     141
  Australia              111     100     105     160      65      90     106
  New Zealand             25      26      22      23      18      24      28
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                        June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2012
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                     --------------------Hundred persons--------------------
  Others                   5       8       6       7       5       9       6
 Africa                   43      34      33      33      29      30      24
  Others                  23      17      18      17      14      13      12
  South Africa            10       8       8       9       8       9       6
  Egypt                    6       6       4       5       4       5       4
  Libya                    3       3       3       3       2       2       2
 Others                  272     273     266     275     221     220     267
  Overseas Korean        272     273     266     275     221     220     267
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Note: Yearly % changes and monthly % changes are calculated by Bloomberg.

* Others include overseas Korean and stateless.

Source: Korea Tourism Organization

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