By: L.N. Reklai

August 11, 2017 (Koror, Palau) Visitor arrivals for the month of July shows increase over previous month and a slight decrease compared to same time last year of -1.6%. People’s Republic of China continues to be the largest source market with 54% of the market share.


All markets show increases in arrivals compared to June but still behind 2016 numbers for corresponding months.

Eight airlines serviced Palau in July, not including private charters.  Of the eight 5 were scheduled airlines, and 3 were chartered airlines.

Of the total arrivals, 47% were male. 53% of arrivals were female, most of whom fall between ages 18-59.

Jellyfish Lake continues to be the most inquired about attraction. [/restrict]