Tourism Export Council of New Zealand revises visitor forecasts

TECNZ has updated its assumptions and international arrival forecasts now that all border opening dates have been announced by government; including the return of cruise, earlier return of China and India markets (visitor visa countries) and removal of pre-departure tests from 31 July.

Arrivals (000’s):

  • By YE May 2023 annual number of arrivals 2,025,090 = 59.8%
  • By YE May 2024 annual number of arrivals 2,794,399 = 82.6%
  • By YE May 2025 annual number of arrivals 3,221,089 = 95.2%

Visitor Spend ($M):

  • By YE May 2023 annual visitor spend $6,948 billion = 57%
  • By YE May 2024 annual visitor spend $9,806 billion = 80%
  • By YE May 2025 annual visitor spend $11,356 billion = 93%

TECNZ International Arrivals Forecast updated 17May22.xlsx

Updated Forecast International Arrivals 17May22.pptx