How to travel the world in 2020
The world’s tourism industry is booming, but many of its players are struggling to make ends meet.
Many companies have slashed wages and slashed hours.
And while governments have encouraged more international tourism, it is struggling to find the right people to serve tourists.
Read MoreThe top five companies in Africa, based on revenues from the top six tourism segments, are:Airbnb, the company behind the popular virtual-travel platform, which recently expanded to Africa and South America; Hotel & Spa Services, the country’s biggest hotel and spa operator; Priceline, the travel booking website; and AirAsia, the largest carrier of flights and airlines.
The top six industries in the Americas, based the number of people who traveled through them, were: Tourism, Accommodation and Food Services, Entertainment and Entertainment, Travel and Tourism, and Manufacturing.
The bottom five industries in Africa are: Food and Beverage, Transportation and Warehousing, and Retail Trade.
For some countries, the top 10 countries, based as a percentage of GDP, are the U.S., Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia and Australia.
For others, the highest share of GDP is in Africa.