More than US $ 1,000 million entered by tourism between January and March in Uruguay
The destination received 1.1% more than in the same period of 2017, due to the expense made by the 1,531,746 visitors who arrived in our country in the first three months of 2018
During the first quarter of 2018, 1,531,746 arrivals were registered in Uruguay, which represents 10.2% more than the same period of 2017 when 1,389,470 were registered.
The income of foreign currency for the cost of tourism services in this period was US $ 1,092,908,980, which represented 1.1% more than in 2017, when the expenditure was US $ 1,080,574,721. The average expense per person was US $ 713.5, which meant 8.3% less than the same period of 2017. The cost per day was US $ 104.1, representing 4% less than in the same period. period of 2017.
In the 1st. quarter of 2018, the balance of the balance between the expenditure made by the Uruguayan tourist abroad and that contributed by the non-resident visitors in our country, represented a total of US $ 751,207,009. The amount of the balance in the first quarter of 2017 was US $ 789,773,524