Article by Jason Margolis BBC co-production, PRI's The World, Boston
Article link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20893400
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Chinese tourism in America
- From 2010-11, Chinese visitors to the US increased by 36%
- Visitors from China spent $5.7bn (£3.5bn) within the US in 2011
- The top five entry points for Chinese visitors to the US are New York, Newark, San Francisco, Chicago and Blaine, Washington state (on the Canadian border).
+ The US Department of Commerce projects the number of Chinese visitors coming to America to nearly double within three years.