Increase in Mexico’s economic income through tourism


At the end of the first half of 2022, Mexico continues to be one of the most visited countries, with a second place in the world ranking, according to figures from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

Although the country has been hit hard during the pandemic, its open border policy has given it a head start and faster recovery than other nations. This measure finally places us among the first tourist destinations in 2021.

Fortunately, this trend is positive in 2022. Recently, the Federal Ministry of Tourism announced that international tourist arrivals continue to increase. The agency reported that from January to May 2022, around 14,629,000 foreign tourists entered the country, of which 8.6 million arrived by air (the latter number is 98.9% more than the previous one). same period in 2021).

The economic income that these travelers left in the country amounts to 11.4 billion dollars.

Tourism in Mexico is on track to reach 2019 levels, when the country captured around $25 billion.

Announced in 2018, the federal government’s international promotional work is based on “Operation Door-to-Door”, a business-focused program with major outbound tour operators, which fosters airline ties and participation in international fairs.


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