Friday, January 26, 2018

2017 Airport Arrivals: Dominican Republic and Puerto Plata

With the recent release of December 2017 airport arrivals in the Dominican republic we have now a complete picture for 2017: it was yet another year of solid growth: no residents (basically torists) arriving in the Dominican airports were 6,187,542 up 3.83% from 2016. The Dominican Republic keep growing as preferred Caribbean touristic destination.

Total Non Residents Arrivals in the Dominican Airports per year

The number of non residents arrivals at the airport of Puerto Plata, a very good proxy for the trend of tourism for Sosua, for the whole 2017 was 472,705 up a solid 7.7% from 2016, below a breakdown of these arrivals by month for 2017 vs. 2016