Business Report: An update on Honolulu visitor spending

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Tourism Authority updated visitor spending for the first two months of the year. Let's take a look.
January + February
Visitors 1.5 million (1.4 million)
Visitor spending $3.2 million ($3 million -)
From Japan: 243,000 -1.4%
From Canada: 133,000 +5.7%
From South Korea: 59,000 +22.6%
From Australia: 46,000 +3.2%
From China: 26,000 -4.6%
Interesting detail – 18% more Japanese visitors are booking their own trips rather than joining tours, and 29% more are staying in timeshares.

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