Health tourism revenue hits $600 million in nine months
Turkey’s health tour sm sector saw s gn f cant growth n the f rst three quarters as more than 315,258 v s tors traveled to the country for med cal treatment, spend ng almost $600 m ll on, TurkStat has sa d. Turkey’s stat st cal body revealed that the number of v s tors between January and September ncreased by 17.6% year-on-year. The v s tors ncluded 235,245 fore gners. Meanwh le, the ncreased number of v s tors also drove up revenue by more than 16.5% n the f rst three quarters, h tt ng $597 m ll on. In compar son, the amount was at $512 m ll on dur ng the same per od last year and $452 m ll on n 2015.