South Korea’s July Visitor Arrivals by Country

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

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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     -------------------------YoY %-------------------------
Korean Departures       8.6%   10.1%    8.1%    7.7%    9.3%    3.0%   18.7%
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Visitor Arrivals       19.4%   11.9%   -2.5%    0.5%   10.3%    0.5%    0.0%
 Asia                  23.3%   13.1%   -3.4%    0.3%    9.4%    1.9%   -1.0%
  India                81.2%   51.9%   14.6%   34.0%   69.7%  -11.7%    2.1%
  China+China Korean   76.4%   70.2%   32.4%   50.9%   50.5%   43.7%   17.6%
  Indonesia            75.7%   34.1%    6.9%   21.5%   49.2%  -14.8%   10.8%
  Philippines          74.3%   47.0%   12.1%    8.5%   61.5%  -15.3%   -1.8%
  Others               38.5%   14.8%   -1.2%  -12.2%   -7.7%   -6.7%    8.7%
  Vietnam              31.1%    4.4%   -5.1%   -2.5%    7.3%   -8.8%  -16.6%
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     -------------------------YoY %-------------------------
  Malaysia             23.6%   17.0%    0.3%    2.2%    8.8%   28.7%  -19.2%
  Singapore            15.6%   13.8%  -10.7%    1.3%   26.2%   31.0%   -4.0%
  Mongolia             11.2%   13.1%   -4.5%    4.4%   -4.0%   21.0%   22.7%
  HK,China              5.9%   19.4%   -2.7%  -14.5%   48.3%   65.3%  -24.8%
  Thailand              3.7%  -17.6%   -8.0%  -15.9%   13.4%    6.3%   33.8%
  Middle East Asia     -4.3%   19.1%   -2.8%   -0.8%    7.6%  -12.6%   10.9%
  Taiwan              -14.9%    6.4%   -1.0%  -18.7%   18.2%    1.6%    5.2%
  Japan               -30.5%  -33.5%  -29.6%  -32.2%  -19.9%  -26.2%  -15.5%
 Americas               5.6%    9.3%    1.5%    0.8%   14.1%   -5.5%    4.4%
  Others              148.3%   60.5%    6.0%   60.1%   64.1%   13.3%   21.1%
  Guatemala            91.4%   -7.3%   24.5%   10.4%  148.6%  -12.5%  -17.5%
  Mexico               13.3%   34.8%   13.2%   -2.4%   43.7%    2.6%   19.4%
  Brazil                9.2%    0.3%    5.1%  -42.5%   -3.2%   17.9%  -14.8%
  Argentina             8.6%   13.4%   29.6%   -8.3%   -2.8%  -19.0%   24.9%
  Canada                2.6%   19.0%    4.5%   -3.1%   13.6%   -7.6%    0.4%
  U.S.A.                2.4%    6.3%    0.4%    1.4%   13.1%   -5.9%    5.0%
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     -------------------------YoY %-------------------------
 Europe                 7.4%   11.7%    5.7%    7.5%   14.9%   -5.7%    8.7%
  Italy                68.4%   28.6%   -0.8%   29.7%   72.0%    4.3%    7.8%
  Norway               44.2%   34.7%   24.3%   45.7%   27.2%   11.7%   54.8%
  Sweden               34.6%   40.0%    7.3%    3.7%    4.7%   -3.1%   -1.7%
  Denmark              30.5%   13.8%  -14.8%    7.5%    7.4%   -2.9%   -1.6%
  U.K.                 14.7%   30.4%   25.2%    6.7%   19.8%  -13.0%   -1.7%
  France               10.1%    9.0%    9.2%   10.8%   -2.7%   -5.6%   -2.2%
  Others                6.5%    8.7%   -0.5%    9.6%   29.8%   -6.2%    3.9%
  Greece                6.2%    1.3%  -10.2%   -1.5%   30.3%  -15.1%   -1.1%
  Russian Fed           0.5%    2.0%    7.9%    6.8%   13.3%   -0.7%   17.4%
  Netherlands          -0.4%   18.5%    8.4%   19.5%   25.6%    9.3%   34.0%
  Spain                -5.5%    8.3%   11.2%   21.7%   28.0%   15.1%   34.2%
  Germany              -6.0%    2.5%   -6.3%   -5.4%   -4.8%   -9.6%    6.3%
  Poland               -6.5%   22.9%  -10.6%   -6.8%    0.2%  -26.4%  -10.0%
  Switzerland          -7.2%    4.4%   11.2%    0.1%    8.5%  -30.8%   44.9%
  Austria             -12.8%    7.6%   -8.5%    8.3%   17.5%   -2.4%   36.6%
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     -------------------------YoY %-------------------------
 Oceania               -9.5%    1.8%   -1.9%   -5.2%   56.5%  -18.7%   -1.8%
  Australia            -7.3%    4.9%   -3.0%   -3.2%   63.6%  -24.8%   -3.1%
  New Zealand         -13.2%   -5.1%    4.7%  -13.7%   23.2%    3.8%   -6.3%
  Others              -26.7%  -18.5%   -7.9%   -4.3%   41.1%   16.2%   33.9%
 Africa               -11.2%    0.0%    0.1%    0.9%    6.0%   -9.2%   12.5%
  South Africa         15.9%   27.8%   16.2%    5.3%   15.7%  -22.5%    1.3%
  Egypt               -12.3%   24.9%   13.3%  -22.8%   13.0%   -8.5%    9.4%
  Others              -13.2%  -12.7%  -15.4%   10.6%    6.9%    2.1%   14.7%
  Libya               -57.5%   -0.6%   72.7%  -16.8%  -27.6%  -20.3%   80.4%
 Others               -11.5%   -5.8%   -7.3%   -8.4%   -3.4%    0.1%   -7.2%
  Overseas Korean     -11.5%   -5.8%   -7.3%   -8.4%   -3.4%    0.1%   -7.2%

                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
Korean Departures      16.0%    3.0%    8.0%   -1.5%   -6.0%  -16.9%   21.9%
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Visitor Arrivals       13.8%   15.2%   -5.4%   -3.8%   24.0%    8.1%   -9.7%
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
 ASIA                  18.3%   18.0%   -6.6%   -4.2%   20.8%   12.8%  -12.2%
  China+China Korean   42.8%   43.2%  -16.8%   21.2%   10.7%   27.2%    0.2%
  Vietnam              17.7%   16.6%  -10.8%   -4.7%   17.4%   76.8%  -26.6%
  Thailand              6.7%  -33.0%  -27.9%   -6.7%   32.3%   -1.4%  -16.3%
  India                 4.8%   31.0%    1.4%   -1.2%   65.2%  -12.0%    8.0%
  Philippines           4.6%   10.2%    4.5%    3.6%   53.7%  -14.4%   -0.8%
  Japan                 3.5%   -9.8%   10.1%  -29.9%   33.0%    5.2%   -9.1%
  Others                1.2%    2.9%   11.9%   10.0%   19.8%   -6.1%  -18.8%
  HK,China             -4.2%   47.8%  -22.4%  -13.1%   -4.5%   51.4%  -28.0%
  Indonesia           -10.3%   26.6%   -9.5%   13.8%   87.1%  -27.7%  -40.7%
  Taiwan              -11.3%   30.1%   17.8%  -16.6%   -7.3%    0.6%   10.6%
  Mongolia            -12.0%   12.8%    3.3%  -12.1%   -4.1%   -2.2%   26.9%
  Middle East Asia    -27.5%   25.7%    0.5%  -11.7%   37.7%    2.3%   -0.2%
  Malaysia            -27.8%  -20.0%  -20.3%   35.2%   14.2%   38.8%  -63.6%
  Singapore           -48.2%   48.2%   -5.8%    6.3%   55.7%   13.8%  -77.2%
 Americas              -7.7%    6.5%    1.0%    2.4%   39.6%   -6.9%   -0.6%
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
  Guatemala            46.1%   24.6%  -17.6%  -19.6%   87.8%   48.5%  -36.5%
  Others               18.6%   57.1%  -15.4%   19.2%   78.9%   -6.1%   22.6%
  Canada               -0.1%   -6.8%    2.4%   -2.2%   34.6%   -2.2%   -0.3%
  Mexico               -7.8%   21.7%    6.1%  -14.0%   54.8%   -9.7%   13.0%
  U.S.A.               -9.8%    7.6%    0.0%    3.2%   40.2%   -8.1%   -1.1%
  Argentina           -14.5%  -31.6%   35.7%   32.4%   61.7%  -31.0%   33.3%
  Brazil              -22.5%    0.9%   79.2%  -17.5%    4.8%   17.3%  -10.1%
 Europe                -1.1%    2.4%   -3.8%    0.7%   34.1%  -13.3%   15.7%
  Italy                21.5%   20.4%    2.8%  -25.8%  100.4%    7.4%    6.2%
  Switzerland          14.0%  -22.0%    3.0%   23.0%   52.0%  -22.2%   10.2%
  France               12.0%   -2.8%   -6.3%   20.4%   24.2%   -6.5%    5.6%
  Denmark              10.3%    9.3%    0.9%    0.8%   24.2%    0.5%   24.3%
  Spain                 9.6%   -6.9%   11.3%  -10.9%   39.4%   -3.9%    4.8%
  Greece                6.3%   24.4%  -13.9%   -5.6%   27.3%  -19.0%   -5.2%
  Austria              -0.2%    8.1%  -12.4%    2.9%   23.8%  -16.8%   41.3%
  Netherlands          -0.4%    6.0%   -5.8%    3.6%   23.6%  -11.7%   26.9%
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
  Germany              -1.2%   -2.0%   -1.4%   -6.4%   32.8%   -6.5%   23.8%
  Norway               -2.6%    6.5%  -12.0%   -0.6%   51.3%  -33.4%   75.3%
  Others               -3.4%    7.4%   -4.5%   -2.7%   33.4%  -10.8%    4.1%
  Russian Fed          -3.6%   -4.6%   -1.6%   12.4%   16.9%  -19.0%   15.5%
  U.K.                 -8.5%    5.5%   -9.5%   -7.6%   51.5%  -16.5%   23.7%
  Sweden              -18.3%   23.9%   -1.6%    5.7%   51.8%   -9.9%    4.1%
  Poland              -26.5%   23.0%    6.7%    3.1%   29.1%  -20.6%   22.2%
 Oceania               -8.0%    5.9%   -0.1%  -29.9%  116.8%  -28.2%  -13.2%
  Others               -1.5%  -27.8%   17.4%   -7.7%   51.5%  -48.7%   44.5%
  New Zealand          -3.2%   -4.2%   16.6%   -2.4%   27.9%  -24.5%  -16.8%
  Australia            -9.5%   11.1%   -4.8%  -34.8%  145.8%  -27.1%  -15.5%
 Africa               -21.2%   23.6%    4.2%   -1.3%   16.3%   -3.7%   23.2%
  Others              -15.9%   33.8%   -5.5%    8.2%   17.8%    9.5%   10.7%
  South Africa        -21.4%   31.8%    5.0%  -14.1%    9.2%  -14.3%   62.9%
  Egypt               -22.8%    0.2%   26.6%  -12.1%   14.8%   -7.6%    8.7%
  Libya               -57.7%   -9.4%   32.6%    0.4%   39.7%  -26.1%   14.7%
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     -------------------------MoM %-------------------------
 Others                -6.6%   -0.4%    2.5%   -3.2%   24.5%    0.4%  -17.6%
  Overseas Korean      -6.6%   -0.4%    2.5%   -3.3%   24.5%    0.4%  -17.6%
                     --------------------Hundred persons--------------------
Korean Departures     14,174  12,215  11,854  10,974  11,139  11,848  14,259
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Visitor Arrivals      12,052  10,591   9,194   9,722  10,108   8,150   7,537
 Asia                 10,167   8,592   7,279   7,797   8,141   6,742   5,974
  China+China Korean   5,698   3,990   2,787   3,351   2,765   2,497   1,964
  Japan                2,082   2,012   2,229   2,025   2,889   2,172   2,065
  Taiwan                 477     538     414     351     421     454     452
  Philippines            422     403     366     350     338     220     257
  HK,China               334     349     236     304     350     367     242
  Thailand               212     199     296     411     441     333     338
  Others                 174     172     167     149     136     113     121
  Indonesia              169     188     149     164     144      77     107
  India                  137     131     100      99     100      60      69
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     --------------------Hundred persons--------------------
  Vietnam                125     106      91     102     107      91      52
  Middle East Asia        96     133     106     105     119      87      85
  Singapore               95     184     124     131     124      79      70
  Malaysia                94     130     163     205     151     132      95
  Mongolia                50      57      51      49      56      58      59
 Americas                811     878     825     817     798     572     614
  U.S.A.                 633     702     653     653     632     451     491
  Canada                 114     114     122     119     122      90      92
  Others                  37      31      20      23      20      11      12
  Brazil                  13      17      16       9      11      11       9
  Mexico                  10      11       9       9      10       7       7
  Argentina                3       3       4       3       2       1       2
  Guatemala                1       1       1       1       1       0       0
 Europe                  657     665     649     675     670     500     576
  Russian Fed            145     151     158     161     143     122     151
  Others                 103     106      99     104     107      80      90
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     --------------------Hundred persons--------------------
  U.K.                    96     104      99     109     118      78      94
  Germany                 82      83      85      86      92      69      74
  France                  71      63      65      70      58      47      50
  Italy                   42      35      29      28      38      19      17
  Netherlands             25      25      24      25      24      20      22
  Sweden                  15      19      15      16      15      10      11
  Spain                   15      14      15      13      15      11      11
  Norway                  15      15      14      16      16      11      16
  Switzerland             11      10      12      12      10       6       8
  Poland                  10      14      11      11      10       8      10
  Denmark                 10       9       8       8       8       6       6
  Austria                  8       8       8       9       9       7       8
  Greece                   8       8       6       7       8       6       7
 Oceania                 130     141     133     133     190      88     122
  Australia              100     111     100     105     160      65      90
  New Zealand             24      25      26      22      23      18      24
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                        July    June     May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                     --------------------Hundred persons--------------------
  Others                   5       5       8       6       7       5       9
 Africa                   34      43      34      33      33      29      30
  Others                  20      23      17      18      17      14      13
  South Africa             8      10       8       8       9       8       9
  Egypt                    4       6       6       4       5       4       5
  Libya                    1       3       3       3       3       2       2
 Others                  254     272     273     266     275     221     220
  Overseas Korean        254     272     273     266     275     221     220
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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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