Tourists, who this year were vacationing in the Crimea, the goods and services consumed by 40 billion hryvnia. This was stated by Minister of Tourism and Resorts of Crimea Alexander Lie on the air TVi, transfers
He noted that the average tourist spends during his stay on the Crimean peninsula, about a thousand dollars.
"As a rule, it is the citizens of Germany, Britain and the Baltic countries", — said A.Liev. He also noted that the fourth place among the Crimean rest held by nationals of Turkey.
However A.Liev called "erroneous stereotype of" the proposition that among tourists on the peninsula most Russians. "Most Ukrainians in Crimea rested, this year — 3.5 million Russians are in second place — 1.5 million in the third Belarusians — 350000" — said Alexander Lie, noting that during the "velvet season" number Crimean holiday traditionally increases, so that the final outcome of the current holiday season let down yet.