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  • Opening of the Seoul International Tourism Industry Fair, the Largest of its Kind in the Nation

  • Culture & Tourism news SMG 1311

    제32회 한국국제관광전 동시계최 서울국제관광산업박람회 Seoul International Tourism Industry Fair SITIF 2019 2019.6.6(목)~6.9(일)*인바운드 팸투어(~10일까지) COEX A, B1, E 홀

    The 2019 Seoul International Tourism Industry Fair (SITIF 2019), the largest global tourism fair in South Korea, will take place over four days from June 6 to 9 at COEX, in Seoul, with participating companies from more than 50 countries.

    It is a large-scale tourism industry fair with a range of activities covering every field of tourism, from the 230 booths for B2B consultation between overseas buyers and Korean tourism companies, to the promotion of tourism carried out by tourism bureaus, airlines, and hotels from 40 plus countries held at over 530 booths, not to mention the tourism job fair in which 100 domestic and foreign companies will take part.

    The Fair will be comprised of ▴ the Travel Mart for 1:1 consultation between foreign buyers and domestic sellers, ▴ the Korea World Travel Fair, where attendees can browse the tourism trends and the latest tour packages at home and abroad, ▴ a briefing session on tourism to introduce foreign buyers to the latest content of Korean tourism companies and related organizations, and ▴ the Seoul Tourism Job Fair, that will invite more than 100 tourism companies from home and abroad.

    The Travel Mart will take place for two days from June 7-8 and over 1,300 domestic and foreign companies will participate in it. In it, consultations will be held between buyers and sellers, promoting the actual conclusion of contracts. At the Korea World Travel Fair, to be held for four days from June 6-9 at the A Hall, 530 booths for tourism promotion will be operated by the national governments, local governments, and institutions from more than 40 countries from around the world.

    The booth run by the Seoul Metropolitan Government will use the watchword “Meet, Enjoy, and Experience Seoul” and will accordingly consist of three zones: Meet (tourist spots), Enjoy (festivals), and Experience (hands-on contents).