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Tourism Industry Barometer

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Tourism Industry Barometer

Tourism NI produces Tourism Industry Barometer Reports which give an insight into the recent performance of tourism businesses throughout the industry, and the outlook and expectations of these businesses over the next 12 months.

A challenging start to 2019 – but an optimistic outlook for the rest of the year

The QI Tourism Industry Barometer shows that performance during the first quarter of 2019 was generally slow, with the majority of Northern Ireland tourism industry reporting static or reduced business levels compared with the same period of the previous year.  Despite this slugglish start to the year, businesses remain optimistic overall for 2019, with the majority anticipating similar or increased levels of business for the remainder of the year.