Another positive feature of the statistical report for February from the Panama Tourism Authority and the Comptroller General is that the number of incoming passengers grew by 5.9% at Tocumen Airport, the site of 62.3% of total tourist arrivals.
Records show that 283,736 tourists entered the country through that airport, meaning 15,803 more people than last year.
Tourist spending was $597.3 million dollars, for a comparative growth of 8.1% over last year. Total hotel occupancy levels reached 60%, and cruises contributed 115,302 passengers and grew by 3.9%.
Source: Caribbean News