RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - International tourism to Mexico could jump as much 65% next year if the coronavirus crisis improves, and even a worst-case scenario would still bring more travelers than in 2020, Mexico’s tourism ministry said on Sunday, December 27th.
The pandemic has battered the travel industry worldwide, including Mexico’s popular beach resorts such as Cancun and Los Cabos. Just 25.9 million foreigners visited the country this year, 42% less than in 2019.
If the sector bounces back under an “optimistic” scenario, it could draw as many as 42.7 million people, representing some US . . .