Continuing the positive trend, arrivals from India to Australia during the month of September 2016 increased by 21 per cent, to 19,500 visitors. Total arrivals for the year ended (YE) September 2016 were 249,200, an increase of 9.6 per cent relative to the same period previous year. This makes India the 9th largest inbound market for arrivals for the year ended September 2016. For YE June 2016, Indian visitors contributed A$ 1.1 billion to the Australian economy, an increase of 6 per cent over the previous year.
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