Tourism Between the US and South Korea

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Nearly 1.3 Million South Koreans Visit the US and 700,000 Americans Visit South Korea in a Year

Koreans are the ninth largest group of visitors to the US, spending $6 billion in 2011. Americans are the third largest group of visitors to South Korea, and the number of Americans traveling there has gone up 63% since 2001. American and Korean carriers offer regular non-stop flights from eleven US cities to destinations in South Korea, ten of which are served daily. 

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Korean Visitor Spending in the US, 2011

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Top Ten Countries: Visitors to the US and South Korea by Country of Origin, 2012