Over the recent years,with sightseeing expectation upgrading of Chinese consumers,outbound theme tours are gaining traction, more and more mid-class households find themselves interested in this area.In 2017，total of Chinese outbound travel expense hit around 258 billion USD, accounting for 19.2% of global market, China has been the largest country in outbound tour spending for six consecutive years. At the same time, person/time of Chinese outbound tourists has been on the rise, which exceeded 149 million in 2018, a 14.7% year-on-year increase. From the perspective of motivation of outbound tours, sightseeing and shopping –oriented tours have been gradually replaced by destination experiencing ones; the post-1995 generation, as the emerging force, are especially inclined to?uniqueness, historical and cultural elements of the tour content and experience, we discovered that, in China,nature exploration tour started to be favored; global study tour is becoming increasingly popular; for the sports tour, whether it is overseas contest sightseeing tour or experience tours like marathon, skiing, riding or recreational vehicles, all of which have witnessed fantastic growth.
For medical toursim market, with over half a million outbound medical travellers a year spending over USD10 bn on treatment and travel, Health care is one of the first concerns of the wealthy Chinese class.China's medical tourism market is potentially highly lucrative for hospitals, clinics and facilitators in Southeast Asia, Europe and the US. Wealth, Age and Lifestyle Diseases are the main reasons behind the booming of the Outbound Medical Tourism in China. Related research indicates the number of outbound medical tourists from China will approach 900,000 by 2020. The majority of medical travel is for relatively minor treatment such as cosmetic surgery, health checks and wellness programs. However by 2020 we are forecasting?almost 100,000 patients will travel for?serious illness treatment, notably cardiology, oncology and neurology programs, but also fertility treatment, OBGYN, joint replacement, ophthalmology and a wide variety of other procedures.The vast majority of Chinese outbound patients go to Asian destinations, notably Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand and Malaysia. Meanwhile, the US, Japan, Germany the UK and Singapore are seen as the pinnacle of quality for treatment of life-threatening diseases such as neurological and cardiovascular diseases and cancer. However, the market is complex and multifaceted, and it is essential to target carefully selected segments with a cogent value proposition, and to work with appropriate channel partners or marketing partners.
Under this backgroud,Outbound Theme Travel & Medical Tourism China Conference & Exhibition 2020. will be held on Jan 15th in Shanghai China. This evvent will gather more than 500 delegates from over 20 countries and regions around the globe, they are from global renowned OTAs, traditional travel agents, destinations as well as world top hospitals, medical tourism facilitators, healthcare travel promotion council of various countires’government, travel technology & service companies, investment companies., covering the entire industrial chain. This event will provide you a platform to expand China market, to learn from successful peers，to seek high quality partnerships. We will also setup a mini show alongside with the summit, The last but not the least，our expert committee will examine the outbound travel and medical tourism industry, select the best companies and individuals, and give away the awards during this event.Through this event, you can gain deep insight into outbound Chinese theme tour market, acquire relevant polices and latest information, install your company in a pole position ahead of your peers!
OUTBOUND THEME TRAVEL & MEDICAL TOURISM 2020