Mongolia promoted at world’s leading travel and trade showSociety
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The 2019 Edition of the ITB Berlin took place in Berlin, Germany on March 6-10. Over 10,000 organizations of 181 countries in the tourism sector introduced their products and services to over 160,000 guests at the international event, which is considered to be one of the most major events organized in the sector.
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism, the Tourism Department of the Capital City, Mongolian Tourism Association and various companies, such as MIAT Airlines, Great Genghis, New Juulchin Tours and Mongolian Secret History, participated in ITB Berlin 2019, promoting tourism in Mongolia.
During the event, a press conference was also held to introduce the website, www.mongolia.travel. The website is a part of the large-scale project on promoting tourism in Mongolia and Ulaanbaatar and creating more opportunities for businesses in the sector.
In 2018, Mongolia received about 600,000 tourists, resulting in the annual tourism revenue to be over USD 569 million.