Travel in Laos

Travel in Laos

The initial impact of COVID-19 in Laos began in late March, as the government announced a state of emergency which included government-enforced restrictions such as the closure of land borders and a ban on most flights, with some exceptions for essential travel and traffic. Furthermore, Laos suspended all tourist visas until further notice to prevent the inflow of foreigners. Laos had a proactive approach which included a requirement for a total lockdown in early April, with consumers largely re...

Euromonitor International's Travel in Laos report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest market size data 2015-2019, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market - be they new legislative, technology or pricing issues. Background information on disposable income, annual leave and holiday taking habits is also included. Forecasts to 2024 illustrate how the market is set to change.

Product coverage: Activities and Experiences (Destination), Lodging, Online Travel Sales and Intermediaries, Tourism Flows, Travel Modes, Traveller Profiles.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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Travel in Laos
Euromonitor International
October 2020
List OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
COVID-19 impact on travel
COVID-19 country impact
Company response to COVID-19: Airlines and hotels
Impact of COVID-19 on online bookings and travel intermediaries
What next for travel?
CHART 1 Inbound Receipts: 2020-2025
CHART 2 Average Spend per Trip for Inbound Arrivals: 2020-2025
MARKET DATA
Table 1 Other Transport: Value 2015-2020
Table 2 Forecast Other Transport: Value 2020-2025
Table 3 Car Rental Sales: Value 2015-2020
Table 4 Forecast Car Rental Sales: Value 2020-2025
Table 5 Attractions and Experiences: Value 2015-2020
Table 6 Forecast Attractions and Experiences: Value 2020-2025
GLOBAL MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
GLOBAL INDUSTRY ENVIRONMENT
DISCLAIMER
SOURCES
Summary 1 Research Sources
TOURISM FLOWS
Key Data Findings
2020 Impact
Inbound arrivals suffer greatest setback in Laos in 2020
Leading tourism business owners are working together to re-energise domestic leisure tourism
Recovery and Opportunities
To boost domestic tourism Laos is shifting its focus to online domestic marketing campaigns
A regional approach is expected to boost the number of inbound arrivals over the forecast period
Category Data
Table 7 Inbound Arrivals: Number of Trips 2015-2020
Table 8 Inbound Arrivals by Country: Number of Trips 2015-2020
Table 9 Inbound Receipts: Value 2015-2020
Table 10 Forecast Inbound Arrivals: Number of Trips 2020-2025
Table 11 Forecast Inbound Arrivals by Country: Number of Trips 2020-2025
Table 12 Forecast Inbound Receipts: Value 2020-2025
Table 13 Domestic Trips by Purpose of Visit: Number of Trips 2015-2020
Table 14 Domestic Business Trips by Travel Mode: Number of Trips 2015-2020
Table 15 Domestic Leisure Trips by Travel Mode: Number of Trips 2015-2020
Table 16 Domestic Expenditure: Value and Growth 2015-2020
Table 17 Forecast Domestic Trips by Purpose of Visit: Number of Trips 2020-2025
Table 18 Forecast Domestic Business Trips by Travel Mode: Number of Trips 2020-2025
Table 19 Forecast Domestic Leisure Trips by Travel Mode: Number of Trips 2020-2025
Table 20 Forecast Domestic Tourist Expenditure: Value and Growth 2020-2025
Table 21 Outbound Departures: Number of Trips 2015-2020
Table 22 Outbound Departures by Destination: Number of Trips 2015-2020
Table 23 Outbound Expenditure: Value 2015-2020
Table 24 Forecast Outbound Departures: Number of Trips 2020-2025
Table 25 Forecast Outbound Departures by Destination: Number of Trips 2020-2025
Table 26 Forecast Outbound Expenditure: Value 2020-2025
AIRLINES
Key Data Findings
2020 Impact
Planes grounded and most international flights cancelled in March 2020 with no clear plans set for reopening yet
Even though some domestic routes were allowed to reopen in 2020, domestic flight operations remain challenged by safety measures and low demand
Recovery and Opportunities
Lao Airlines plans to shift focus to attracting domestic and regional tourists over the forecast period
Airlines likely to focus on improving direct flights to major countries over the forecast period
Category Data
Table 27 Airlines Sales: Value 2015-2020
Table 28 Forecast Airlines Sales: Value 2020-2025
LODGING
Key Data Findings
2020 Impact
Hotels are forced to pivot operations in 2020 to combat the lack of inbound arrivals
With inbound arrivals down, domestic leisure presents an opportunity to rebuild
Recovery and Opportunities
Slowest recovery expected for luxurious offerings
Prices of lodging in Laos expected to continue attracting tourists to the country
Category Data
Table 29 Lodging Sales: Value 2015-2020
Table 30 Lodging Outlets: Units 2015-2020
Table 31 Forecast Lodging Sales: Value 2020-2025
Table 32 Forecast Lodging Outlets: Units 2020-2025
ONLINE TRAVEL INTERMEDIARIES
Key Data Findings
2020 Impact
COVID-19 forces the closure of traditional intermediaries
Online intermediaries turn to targeting domestic travellers as strict restrictions are imposed on inbound travellers
Recovery and Opportunities
Online intermediaries expected to shift focus to expanding domestic tourist packages over the forecast period
Faster growth expected for online than offline sales over the forecast period as digital literacy improves
Category Data
Table 33 Online Travel Intermediaries Sales: Value 2015-2020
Table 34 Forecast Online Travel Intermediaries Sales: Value 2020-2025

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