The travel & tourism industry plays a key role in Uruguay’s economy. According to GlobalData, driving increased visitor numbers and income from touristic activities are key areas of focus for the country’s government. GlobalData provides a complete picture of travel to Uruguay in its Travel & Tourism in Uruguay report. Buy the report here.
In 2022, projections show that international arrivals in Uruguay are expected to have grown by 237%.
Uruguay does not exhibit an overreliance on any single source market, but intraregional travel is a noticeable trend. In the case of Uruguay, four of the top ten source markets are located in South & Central America.
However, even when focusing only on the top ten, not all source markets are equal in size. Understanding the relative size of these and identifying high-potential markets outside of this list is key to identifying promising growth markets for Uruguay as a destination.
According to GlobalData’s report, Travel & Tourism in Uruguay, the country’s leading source markets include Argentina, Brazil, the US, Paraguay and Chile among others.
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