Kingston.- Jamaica recorded 3.6 million stopover and cruise visitors combined and revenues of US$2.5 billion in 2015.
According to the minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, for the winter period, January to April 2016, Jamaica recorded a total of 773,458 stopover visitors and 745,220 cruise arrivals amounting to 1,518,678 visitors overall.
This represents a 7.6 per cent increase over the same period for 2015 when we welcomed 756,463 stopover visitors and 654,564 cruise passengers, totaling 1,411,027.
2016 has been successful in increasing airlift to Jamaica and had secured adequate seats to ensure a good winter and a successful summer.
Source: Caribbean News Now