THE CHARACTERISTICS OF INBOUND TOURISM IN MYANMAR
Journal: Advanced Management Science (AMS)
Author: Jianying Guo1,2, Mingjun Xiong1,*
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Myanmar has beautiful natural landscapes, splendid historical and cultural landscapes and a variety of ethnic customs. These landscapes have become resource advantages in developing inbound tourism. The Myanmar government has attached great importance to the development of inbound tourism. Nowadays, inbound tourism has been an important part of the national economy. It has been an important way to earn foreign exchange. The Asian market has gradually become the main source market of Myanmar. Thailand, China, Japan, South Korea, India and other countries are the main source countries of Myanmar. However, the tourists flow of the main source countries varied greatly from year to year with light seasonality. Other characteristics of Myanmar inbound tourists were also analyzed.