In China, COVID-19 has created opportunities for long-term, positive impacts on consumer awareness and traveler behavior. Here are 6 reasons to be positive about the future of Chinese tourism, including advice on what destinations and businesses can do now.
The BUZZ Expo China Summit offered a comprehensive view of Chinese tourism in 2020 and looking forward to the post-COVID era. These are our top learnings about Chinese travel trends, destination marketing, and the return of outbound tourism.
From 1 January, 2021, the UK plans to end the VAT Retail Export Scheme which allows international visitors to claim back tax on items bought but not consumed in the country. How might this affect the future of Chinese tourism and spending?
Dragon Trail Research's September 2020 traveler sentiment report uses survey data to examine Chinese consumers' plans and preferences for domestic and overseas travel, leading barriers and incentives for travel, and top digital channels for travel planning and booking.
From 22-23 September, 2020, the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture and Tourism held a two-part online forum series aimed at the global travel industry, “Beijing Culture and Tourism Global Online Strategic Forum – Restart Travel, Together with Beijing.”
The first report on China's up-and-coming customized travel sector to combine both industry and consumer insights. Findings include valuable takeaways for industry practitioners, and information on how COVID-19 has changed customized travelers’ priorities.