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China’s Travel Growth to Outpace U.S. Over Next Decade

Chinese tourists to become key driver of global tourism
Growth Expectations

China’s travel industry is projected to grow at an average rate of 8 percent annually from 2017 to 2027, outpacing other major economies like India and the U.S., according to the World Travel and Tourism Council. The upcoming Oct. 1-8 national holidays will be a barometer on the booming industry, with China Tourism Academy projecting 710 million trips, up 10 percent from last year.