Mexico: impact of COVID-19 on the tourism sector 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, total tourism consumption in Mexico could decrease approximately 1.6 trillion Mexican pesos in 2020. According to May 2020 forecasts, domestic tourism spending could fall 1.4 trillion Mexican pesos. In turn, international tourism losses could reach 245 billion Mexican pesos, while the contribution of tourism to Mexico's GDP could fall below five percent in 2020. From 2010 to 2018, the tourism sector accounted for an average of 8.5 percent in Mexico's GDP.

Key figures on the economic impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) on the tourism sector in Mexico in 2020

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Release date

May 2020



Survey time period

May 2020

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Supplementary notes

Numbers have been rounded.
Information about the methodology used for the estimates can be found in pages 11 and 12 of the report.

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