Coronavirus It is expected to affect Thailand Most destination markets by “a fairly long margin,” m1nd-set revealed, according to data from its Business Intelligence Service (B1S).
The figures have shown that Thailand accounts for 33% of the nearly 1.4 million outbound flights from Wuhan. Is followed by Japan, at 12%; Malaysia, At 10%; Singapore, at 9%; Hong Kong, at 8%; Y Indonesia, at 7%. Taiwan Y South Korea both represent 6% of Wuhan’s international traffic.
As for the destinations of the city, the main final destination for traffic originating in Wuhan is Bangkok where both international airports represent 21% of Wuhan’s international traffic. Singapore still at 9%, along with Hong Kong at 7%. Nose in Japan and Seoul in South Korea, both represent 6% respectively, while Denpasar in Bali, and Phuket in Thailand, both receive about 5% of Wuhan traffic.
Beauty is expected to be the category most affected by the Coronavirus situation, since it accounts for 60% of the share of Chinese buyers’ purchases when they travel. It is followed by liquor, fashion and accessories, as the most popular categories among the Chinese.
m1nd-set owner and CEO Peter Mohn He said: “Several clients have expressed deep concern and want to understand the general impact that the virus will have on the business. Our traffic analysis tool allows us to identify all affected destinations, not only direct destinations, but also final destinations, as many passengers of the Wuhan transit at a regional central airport arrive at their final destination.
“We can see that of the 56 airlines that operate from Wuhan, they serve 450 direct destinations and 1055 final destinations. The impact of Coronavirus will inevitably be felt far beyond Wuhan’s direct connection airports. “