United Arab Emirates Tourism Report Q4 2010

  • ID: 1413852
  • October 2010
  • Region: United Arab Emirates
  • 69 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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United Arab Emirates Tourism Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, tourism associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the United Arab Emirates' tourism industry.

Tourism Overview

There appears to be a favourable recovery underway in tourism to the UAE as a whole in 2010, after negative growth in foreign arrivals in 2009. In Dubai, figures for H110 show that the total number of hotel guests was up 9% year-on-year (y-o-y). Recently released data on arrivals to Dubai hotels in 2009, however, show there was only a marginal increase of under 1% y-o-y, to around 7.6mn. The total number of foreign guest arrivals though – excluding UAE tourists (that recorded buoyant growth) – fell 4% y-o-y, to about 6.8mn. This can be largely attributed to a marked 10% y-o-y decline in visitors from Europe, with tourist arrivals from the UK – the key source market – falling a considerable 16% y-o-y. As regards Abu Dhabi, tourist numbers were up 16% y-o-y to just over 1mn in the period January-July 2010. In Sharjah, meanwhile, the number of tourists staying in READ MORE >

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Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
UAE Tourism SWOT
UAE Political SWOT
UAE Economic SWOT
UAE Business Environment SWOT

Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Arrivals Data, 2007-2014
Table: Accommodation Data, 2007-2014
Table: Tourism Expenditure & Economic Impact, 2007-2014
Inbound Tourism
Table: Tourist Arrivals By Region, 2007-2014
Outbound Tourism
Table: Outbound Tourism, 2007-2014

Market Overview – Travel
Commercial Airlines
Table: Key Players – UAE Commercial Airlines, 2009 (unless stated)
Global Oil Products Price Outlook
Table: Oil Product Price Data & Forecasts, 2010 (US$/bbl)
Table: Oil Product Price Data & Forecasts, 2007-2014 (US$/bbl)

Market Overview – Hospitality
Accommodation Developments
Table: Selected Accommodation Projects In The UAE
Regional Case Study: Accor
Table: Accor Hotel Business In Selected Middle East And Africa Countries, June 2010
Tourism Infrastructure

Business Environment Outlook
Table: Middle East And Africa Travel And Tourism Business Environment Ratings
BMI’s Security Ratings
Table: Middle East And Africa Defence And Security Ratings
Table: Middle East And North Africa State Terrorism Vulnerability Index
The UAE’s Security Risk Rating
City Terrorism Rating
Table: BMI’s Middle East And North Africa City Terrorism Index
Middle East And Africa Security Overview

Global Assumptions
Table: Global Assumptions, 2009-2014
Table: Global & Regional Real GDP Growth, 2009-2012
Table: BMI And Consensus Forecasts, 2010-2011 (%)
Table: Developed States Real GDP Growth Forecasts, 2009-2012 (%)
Table: Emerging Markets Aggregate Growth, 2009-2012 (%)

Company Profiles
Etihad Airways

BMI Methodology
How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts
Tourism Industry
Tourism Ratings – Methodology
Table: Tourism Business Environment Indicators
Table: Weighting of Components
City Terrorism Rating
Table: City Terrorism Risk Methodology

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