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Madagascar: Over 30,200 tourists between January and February 2015 the Island

30,244 tourists traveled to the Island between January and February 2015. Tourist frequentation down by 10.6% compared with the figures recorded in during the same calendar period last year.
As a reminder, in March last the Malagasy tourist authorities aimed for the year 2015 to surpass the 300,000 tourists.
In 2014, some 220,000 tourists visited Madagascar, far from the 400,000 travelers recorded in 2009. Foreign tourists on Malagasy soil had nevertheless brought back into the country's economy over 88 million US dollars.
255,942 tourists were welcomed in Madagascar in 2012, nearly 29% went to the island of Nosy Be, and about 198,816 visitors traveled to the Island in 2013.


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