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Since the beginning of year Spain was visited by 16 million foreign tourists

Since the beginning of year Spain was visited by 16 million foreign touristsAccording to the last data published today by the Ministry of the industry, power and tourism of Spain, for the last four months the country was visited by 16 million foreign tourists. It for 4,4 % is more in comparison with the similar period in 2014.

Tourists from Great Britain, France and Germany made more than a half (53 %) from total number of visitors. Small decrease in number of tourists was fixed from Italy, the USA, Ireland and Belgium while the Asian countries showed the highest growth.
The number of the British tourists (20,5 % from total amount of foreign travelers) grew by 5,5 % to 3,3 million. They are followed by Frenchmen (16,5 %), with growth by 4,7 %, – 2,6 million tourists. The German market (15,7 %) grew by only 0,3 % to 2,5 million people.

The Russian market continued to be reduced essentially with decrease by 28,3 % in comparison with similar months 2014. Spain this year was visited by only 161.813 tourists from Russia.