Due to travel ban restrictions of the Coronavirus Japans Tourism Dropped by 99.9%

Due to travel ban restrictions of the Coronavirus Japans Tourism Dropped by 99.9%

According to a Government report the statistics shows that foreigners visiting Japan in April has dropped by 99.9% from last year due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.

According to the Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO), aproximally  2,900 foreigners visited Japan in April, This marks the 7th continues month of decline and lowest since 1964.

With the worldwide travel restrictions and entry bans in many countries, including Japan, increased measures to decrease the spread of the Coronavirus,.

According to the statistics: visitors from the Chinese mainland fell to 200 in April from 726,132 a year earlier, and those from South Korea tumbled to 300 from 566,624, data showed. Those from China’s Taiwan and the United States also dropped to 300 each from 403,467 and 170,247 respectively, according to the JNTO. There were fewer than 10 visitors from Germany, Italy and Singapore.