Though nobody can give a persuasive answer to the above question, we have been trying to guess and foresee future developments and possible threats for the industry based on the information we have available at present. The members of Japan Outbound Tourism Council gathered to exchange information, ideas and opinions about stimulating Japanese outbound travel… Continue reading What Does the Future Hold?
This is the Press Release published after conclusion of Tourism EXPO Japan 2017. For more information, feel free to contact us at e-ishii at t-expo.jp. Coinciding with the celebration of 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development (IY2017) as declared by the United Nation General Assembly, Tourism EXPO Japan Executive Committee conducted… Continue reading The First Ever Ministerial Round Table in Collaboration with UNWTO
This is the first article of a series which will discuss the two major demographic groups (aka market segments) in the Japanese travel market: seniors and millennials. As the demographics of the third world economy change and there is no increase of the population in view for the foreseeable future, there have been a lot… Continue reading Major Market Segments In The Japanese Outbound Travel Market