Family centric travel selected ATM’s official show theme
Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2015, which takes place at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre on May 4-7, 2015 announced Family centric travel as official show theme, Saudi Gazette reported. Family centric travel accounted for more than 12.5% of the $ 1.07 trillion global tourism market. “Demand for inter-regional family travel will also remain robust through to 2020 and beyond. The Economist Intelligence Unit estimated that the GCC population would soar to 53.5 million by 2020, 24 percent of which would be under 15 years of age,” Nadege Noblet, Exhibition Manager of Arabian Travel Market, WTM Portfolio, Reed Travel Exhibitions.