International Tourism and Travel Fair EMITT, which will be held 18th time between January 30–February 2, 2014 is drawing interest from local and foreign tourism companies. Organizers feel certain that EMITT will break a new record with its expanding a new Medical and Winter Tourism halls and its 4.500 participants from 70 countries in 2014.
As of August 2013, 4000 local and foreign tourism companies from 67 countries submitted applications to EMITT which made it reach the world’s 5th top tourism and trade fair. EMITT Fair 2013 was the scene of wide participation from Turkey and around the world which gained major success by performing the participation record again with 131 thousand visitors.
World tourism sector shows up at EMITT
EMITT 2014 will break a new record with its growing demand for exhibitor participation.
In 2013, 67 countries and 150 Turkish tourist resorts and towns attended to EMITT Fair, which is getting prepared to set a new record with much broader attendance. 60.500 m2 of exhibition area was visited by 4.500 exhibitors, 58.920 professionals and 72.080 vacationists. Compared to 2012 the total number of visitors has increased by 12 percent.
As of August 2013 six new exhibitor countries signed up for EMITT 2014 so far. Countries joining the EMITT Exhibition include China, Egypt, England, France, Germany, Greece, Japan, South Africa and others.
The EMITT Exhibition is the only exhibition in the region that, despite the economic crisis, increased 10% compared to the prior year in 2013.
EMITT 2014 is set to expand its exhibitor area and provide full participation with its 11 halla to meet exhibitors and growing tourism industry demand.