Macau’s September Visitor Arrivals: Summary

Oct. 24 (Bloomberg) -- Following is a summary of Macau’s September visitor arrivals released by the Macau Statistics and Census Service.

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                      Sept.     Aug.     July     June      May    April
                       2013     2013     2013     2013     2013     2013
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                  ------------------------- YoY% ------------------------
Total                  7.9%     7.1%     4.9%    10.4%     9.1%     0.7%
 China                19.6%    15.1%    14.0%    20.0%    17.3%    10.4%
 Hong Kong           -10.1%    -4.5%    -6.5%    -0.1%    -0.1%   -17.7%
 Taiwan               -5.6%    -7.2%   -18.7%   -12.8%   -21.4%    -4.8%
 South Korea          15.9%     0.7%     6.6%    12.7%     5.8%     8.9%
 Japan               -27.7%   -35.7%   -41.4%   -44.1%   -33.0%   -24.6%
 Malaysia             -8.9%     2.0%   -24.0%   -12.7%    -3.1%    -7.7%
 Philippines         -11.1%     0.6%     0.9%     6.4%    -0.7%    -7.4%
 US                   -5.6%    -6.1%    -8.3%    -6.4%   -11.6%    -9.8%
 Australia            -4.8%     1.6%    -1.8%    -7.4%    -2.8%    -7.6%
 Canada              -14.0%    -8.0%   -12.5%   -11.2%   -15.3%    -9.1%
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                      Sept.     Aug.     July     June      May    April
                       2013     2013     2013     2013     2013     2013
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                  ------------------------- MoM% ------------------------
Total                -18.8%    11.9%    10.3%    -0.8%    -2.3%     0.5%
 China               -20.1%    13.3%    13.3%    -1.8%    -2.9%     7.3%
 Hong Kong           -19.1%     8.0%     7.1%     3.4%     0.3%   -12.0%
 Taiwan               -7.0%     8.1%    20.2%    22.4%   -24.0%     1.2%
 South Korea         -21.9%    26.0%    14.4%     1.4%     8.2%   -16.8%
 Japan                -6.6%    32.7%     6.3%   -14.1%    12.5%   -30.2%
 Malaysia              6.7%    37.2%   -25.9%   -21.1%     3.6%   -19.1%
 Philippines         -11.7%     5.8%   -16.9%   -22.3%     9.0%    13.1%
 US                    1.7%   -14.9%     0.3%     5.4%   -10.3%    -2.2%
 Australia            41.4%   -14.0%     8.8%    -9.7%   -19.1%    -0.6%
 Canada               -2.8%    -2.2%    19.6%   -27.9%    -3.9%     4.7%
                  ---------------------- Thousands ----------------------
Total               2,332.3  2,871.1  2,565.2  2,324.9  2,342.5  2,398.3
 China              1,502.7  1,881.6  1,660.1  1,464.7  1,491.2  1,536.3
 Hong Kong            523.1    646.3    598.2    558.3    540.1    538.7
 Taiwan                91.7     98.6     91.2     75.9     62.0     81.6
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                      Sept.     Aug.     July     June      May    April
                       2013     2013     2013     2013     2013     2013
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 South Korea           37.8     48.4     38.4     33.6     33.1     30.6
 Japan                 25.5     27.3     20.6     19.4     22.5     20.0
 Malaysia              20.7     19.4     14.1     19.1     24.2     23.3
 Philippines           17.6     20.0     18.9     22.7     29.2     26.8
 US                    12.9     12.7     14.9     14.9     14.1     15.8
 Australia              9.6      6.8      7.9      7.3      8.1     10.0
 Canada                 5.4      5.5      5.7      4.7      6.6      6.8
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Note 1: Month-on-month percentage changes calculated by Bloomberg

Source: Direccao dos Servicos de Estatistica e Censos

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